How deep does propane line need to be buried?
Correspondingly, how deep does a propane line have to be buried?
12 to 18 inches
One may also ask, how do you find a propane leak underground? Bubble Test
- Apply leak detector solution, or thick soapy water, to the connections between the cylinder valve and regulator outlet and/or any other connections you suspect may be leaking.
- Slowly open the tank or cylinder valve and watch for bubbles.
Additionally, how deep is the gas line in my yard?
Gas lines could be buried just a few inches down. Gas lines are initially installed about ½ metre deep in customers' yards and one metre deep in lanes or easements, but as structures are built and grade changes are made (soil is added or removed), lines can be much closer to the surface.
How far away from house should propane tank be?
must be placed a minimum of 25 feet from the building. no part of an underground tank of this size shall be less than 10 feet from a building or line of adjoining property.