Recently many homeowners have received notices that appear to be from CenterPoint Energy offering some form of protection for residential gas lines. These letters are actually from Home Serve, a third party vendor with the blessing of CenterPoint.
Many concerns have been raised about the potentially misleading notices. While it’s true that homeowners are responsible for their gas lines from the meter to the appliances that use them, the necessity for such a service is questionable.
click2houston has written an article with more information. As always, before spending money on any services for your home, do your homework and be sure you are getting the value you expect.