Barwon Gas News

Vulcan/Pyrox Heritage heater safety check

Energy safe Victoria have announced that all householders who have a Vulcan or Pyrox heritage gas space heater are being urged to not use their heater until they have been checked by a licensed gasfitter. Under certain circumstances these heaters can produce carbon monoxide which is an odourless, invisible product of incomplete combustion which combined...
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Coffee roaster on the move!

After having set up a coffee roaster for P.J.’s roast in Cobden back in early 2016, we were more than happy to hear from Paul again when he let us know that they had outgrown the existing premises and were moving on up to a commercial building in their home town. They were going to be re...
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Catering equipment repairs Werribee and surrounds

Werribee and surrounding suburbs are starting to generate a fair bit of work in their own right for us here at Barwon Gas. We have recently been noticing that we are getting a lot of phone calls to ask if we can repair all sorts of catering equipment in the region, which of course is...
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Deep fryer repair specialists

It never fails to amaze us when we are called in to a hospitality business by any of the catering equipment manufacturers we work for to find that we are there to repair a brand new deep fryer that has been installed incorrectly or not commissioned upon installation. To make it worse, the old fryer...
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Wye River spa/pool heater repair

We were recently asked by a Surf Coast holiday rental company if we could repair a spa heater at a property in Wye River. With regular runs down to Lorne and Apollo Bay, this wasn’t a problem. We attended the property, and once we picked up our jaws off the ground due to the views...
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Coffee roaster installation in Cobden

We were recently contacted by a coffee roaster in Cobden who had purchased a second-hand Has Garanti roaster, asking if we could install and commission it. Normally installation of any gas appliance is fairly straightforward, but on this occasion it turned out to take a little more than the customer anticipated. Firstly all coffee roasters...
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Evaporative cooling service and repairs Geelong

Now that winter seems to be starting to back off a bit, it’s time to think about the evap that will keep you comfortable over summer. It’s a good idea to check out how it’s going to run before you actually need it by giving it a test run on the next warm day to...
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Backflow prevention device testing Geelong and surrounds

Backflow prevention devices are installed in certain properties which may be classified as of a higher risk of a possible backflow incident from the private pipework to the authorities main. If this was to happen, the result could range from a minor inconvenience all the way through to multiple fatalaties. Once installed, all registered backflow devices...
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Geelong hot water

Hot water is probably the most under rated and least thought of appliance in the home. No one really thinks about the humble hot water system until it’s too late for the faithful old servant. Quite often we find that what started off as a minor issue which would have been a quick fix in...
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Bonaire service agent in Geelong

As a service contractor for Bonaire heating and cooling, you can rest assured that if you have a problem with your Bonaire, Vulcan or Pyrox heating system you will be placing it in the best hands if you contact Barwon Gas. With direct access to all the available parts direct from the original equipment manufacturer...
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