Propane has an odor added so you can detect leaks-You and each member of your household must know the smell of propane. Ask your serviceman for a scratch and sniff brochure to demonstrate the odor. If anyone in your household is unable to recognize the odor of propane, call your propane provider immediately.
To Check for Propane-Carefully smell the floor level and in low spots-PROPANE IS HEAVIER THAN AIR AND WILL COLLECT AT FLOOR LEVEL.
What to do if you Smell Gas-
Put out all smoking materials and any other open flames
Do not operate any appliances, switches, or thermostats.
Get everyone outside and away from the gas equipment.
Shut off the gas supply, using shut-off valve at the tank or cylinder.
Call your propane supplier-use your neighbor’s phone if gas smell is in the house.
Stay outside and leave the gas off until the leak has been found or fixed.