Call enbridge. The code "Was" 3ft but they have newer gas regulators now that allow for closer placement of an Arcing electrical devise... Enbridge will confirm wich gas regulator you have. This has been topic debated with enbridge over the years, you'll want to know what they require.
Licenced HVAC TECH: "Without seeing your problem i can only offer suggestions, no warranty is included with my advice"
Last edited by TKG26; 2008-05-26 at 08:05 PM.