What are the requirements in most areas for having a driveway that is
over a protion of a gas line.
Also if wanting to have a small stroage building with concrete floor over
where gas line to house is, Do I need to have it moved ? I am assuming would
be best to do so.
I'd suggest asking your local gas utility.
As for where the driveway crosses, it depends on depth of the line and
material it's made of. For a building, it might be a code violation to
have a buried utility (gas, water, electric, etc.) running under it.
Your gas utility should know the answer to this, too.
We just had a gas line moved. From talking to the folks who did it and
the gas company people, it is okay to run gas lines under sidewalks,
driveways and such but NOT okay to run them under slabs or footings for
As others have suggested, it's best to contact your utility for local
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