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I have a natural gas grill. I want to run a gas line from the meter to the grill. Does the gas line need to be buried or can I run it along the house? I do not know what is in code and what is not. Do you? I live in unincorporated Adams county

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I am not a professional at gas line work but have had experience in this area . I had 3 inspectors come out and inspect what i was doing and got 3 different answers on how to do it.I then called my local gas supplier and they had insight on what needed to be done i did it that way .I than had them send an city inspector out to inspect the work done and it was passed . I recomend you pull a permet or check to see if one is needed .this may be as easy as getting A gas company involved who will let you do the work (a small fee will be required) .They will tell you what an inspector will need to have done, they will check the work and have it inspected for you,and you will have the satisfaction of doing it yourself and save money while you know it was done correctly.and if there is a conversion issue with the gas(propane to natural) the gas supplier will have the answers and any parts needed .this is the safest and best way to do this if you do it yourself .fyi i had to redo mine three times because of three diferent inspectors thats why you need to hookup with you gas supplier they do it everyday, they will let you know the right way the first time .you can do this yourself

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Iwould contact a licensed pro to do the work, im amost positive that codes would restrict you from doing the work yourself, and doing the work yourself may have an effect on your insurance policy if something goes wrong.you need to know the pressure required at the grill, the pressure at the meter........

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