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Over the last couple of years, standby generators are popping up everywhere. Most running on natural gas. What I have found, time after time is, these power plants run at 309,00 btu's, already more than the standard 250 CFU meter is meant to supply. Now add 110,000 for a boiler, another 38,000 for the water heater, the a dryer and range. You have a problem.
Had a service call with this scenario a while back (before the days on C/o detectors. The power had been out for a couple of days and running on a standby generator. The gas boiler actually sooted up. It was plugged between the sections. And I had a wife with what she thought was a very serious case of the flue. Needless to say, we got her out of the house as quickly as possible.
In the end we had a 250 CFH meter and a 600,000 CFH demand. We have had Gas Company people tell consumers that their meters are big enough. I tell the gas company rep, "Give me something in writing that says that please, and tell me you will be responsible should anything goes wrong." All of a sudden we have a change of attitude. "Well, if it makes you feel more comfortable, we'll change the meter.
Don't be stuck in the middle of a really bad situation. Always check the meter size.