Best Place to Locate A Gas Meter Box and Electrical Meter Box in Australia

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Gas and electric providers in Australia follow strict protocols when entering a property to read the meter. In some cases, the meter reader cannot access the meter box or get into the property, resulting in an estimated gas/electricity consumption. “Proper placement of a gas or electric meter box isn’t only for convenience. It’s also critical for the safety of the building’s inhabitants. The requirements may slightly vary between gas and electric providers, but there are general rules to be followed.”, says Shane Perry, investment manager at Max Funding. For the safety and convenience of both parties, take into account the following factors when installing a meter box: The meter must be accessible without the need to get through a neighbour’s property. It should be installed a maximum of 1000 mm…
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Top Reasons To Lock A Meter Box

Top Reason to Lock a Meterbox
A meter box houses various electrical components along with the main switch,meter, circuit breakers, and fuse that regulate energy flow throughout yourhome. With that said, you must ensure that your meter box is whollyprotected and then you've to lock a meter box. Lock A Meter Box Karina Wolfin, Direct Appliance Rentals safety consultant, says, "Safety mustbe everyone’s priority. To ensure maximum protection of your home's electricalequipment and gas installations, you need to Lock A Meter Box. More oftenthan not, your gas and energy provider would not have a way to lock your meterbox for you. For your sense of security, secure your meter box, may it be at home,or in any commercial, or office setting." Achieve that peace of mind by having a secured meter box. Let's dig deeperinto how…
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Meterbox Security in Perth

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Today’s job was a classic picture of the criminals today. It was a Saturday night and the offenders had already targeted a house for a visit. They had planned on spending their Saturday evening taking their time robbing the property in question. Firstly, they tried to establish if there was anyone inside to be on the safe side. One guy hid in the bush across the road while his mate waltzed over to the meter box and proceeded to flick the power off. He then went and hid behind a wall out of sight as they waited to see if anyone would come out to turn the power back on.  Lock Down Your Meter Boxes A short period of time passed. The Dad was inside - he was into his…
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Attacked By The Things IN The Meter Box

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Best Quality Electric Meter Boxes Provided Today was a rough day. The dog was beaten up by a wild cat that actually wanted to brawl with my dog. The cat was domesticated, but the owner told me it was once a wild cat that wandered in and stayed with them from that day. So that’s why it was not afraid of a dog and actually went looking to beat one up when it arrived on his property. I initially saw it at the front door step and scared it away before letting my dog out of the car. But that just excited the cat. Five minutes later it returned to face off with my puppy and proceeded to try and remove her face. She got away unscathed, but the cat…
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Your Guide to a Secure and Lockable Meter Box

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Sometimes, a builder will include a lockable meter box when building a house. But normally a house is built without a locking gas and electrical meter box. You need this to ensure the safety of electrical devices and gas appliances in your home. Your gas and electricity supplier won’t provide a way for you to secure your meter box. It’s up to you for your own peace of mind to lock your meter boxes. This is also highly advised in any commercial business or workplace environments. Reasons to secure a meter box. It is absolutely necessary to install a viewing window and an approved lock to your gas and electrical supplies. There are many obvious reasons why. If your meter box is installed in a place where it may get…
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