26 Oct

Gas Grill Dos And Don’ts to consider before using

There are people who use gas grill for cooking outside their houses in picnic and party. If you are going away from your home and want fun outside then it’s good that you arrange food yourself.  Gas grill may help you in picnics and parties and you can enjoy tasty grilled food.

When you go to the market you will see barbecue grills available in natural gas and propane grills. Both are good but all depends upon your preferences. Here people should see their needs and budget. This is fact that for every person money is important and people buy whatever suits them. When you buy a gas grill then its size, performance, and price are some of the most important factors that you might be looking. When you use grills then there are some do’s and don’ts of gas grills that you should keep in mind:

Gas grill do’s

  • Keep the burner off while not using it and make sure that your cylinder valve is closed as well.
  • Once you have used the grill for making food then let it cool. Keep it inside and cover it.
  • You need to thoroughly check up the entire grill at least once a year.
  • You have to keep gas cylinder outside your house in the open air; this will mitigate the possible risk of ignition.
  • In case of refilling or replacing, check out well for any leakage of gas from the cylinder which is dangerous.
  • Your cylinder’s valve must be closed and capped all the time when it is not being used.
  • It is better to cover up the grill when not in use; open air or moistures can affect your grill’s life.

Gas grill don’ts

  • Do not leave your gas barbecue grill outdoors in the ventilated area; it may cause rusting of the grill body and parts quickly.
  • Do not leave it with gas tank attached in the house. It is better that it is disconnected from the gas tank and take it away from the house.
  • Don’t use gas grill until it is confirmed that it is safe for use.
  • Do not cook in closed places such as indoor garage.
  • Do not attempt to touch the grill body during and after cooking; it would be very hot and takes time to cool down.
  • Do not use matches or lighters to check the leakages.
  • Do not smoke while using the grill and around the propane cylinder.
  • Do not place gas tank in areas that are accessible to the children.
  • Do not store, use, and transport the propane cylinder in areas with high temperatures.
  • Do not try to disconnect the propane gas tank when grill is in use or when it is hot.
  • Do not use a gas cylinder if it looks dented, damaged, or has signs of bulging. In such cases immediately report to the vendor.