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All you need to know about Wavin Hep2O’s New Chrome Upstand Image
All you need to know about Wavin Hep2O’s New Chrome Upstand

All you need to know about Wavin Hep2O’s New Chrome Upstand

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Noise reduction for soil and waste systems Image
Noise reduction for soil and waste systems

In this post, we look at the issue of noise in soil and waste systems including what causes it, how to use Fraunhofer IBP reports and how to reduce noise.

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How to install a clay drainage system

When installing a clay drainage system, there are best practices that will help to ensure a safe and effective installation. In this blog post, Paul Wydell, Product Manager for Hepworth Clay explains how health and safety [...]

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How to split pipes into actual optimal lengths using Wavin’s Revit content Image
How to split pipes into actual optimal lengths using Wavin’s Revit content

Wavin Revit content packages are easy to use, providing BIM modellers with a hassle-free building construction tool that can quickly and seamlessly transition from a 3D model to the real build. With integrated intelligent assistance, [...]

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How to install a six boss soil manifold

The latest article in our 'how to' series talks you through how to install a six boss soil manifold.

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How to deal with eccentricity in Wavin’s Revit families for BIM Image
How to deal with eccentricity in Wavin’s Revit families for BIM

In this series of articles, we take you through some of the basic steps to ensure you get the most from the Revit families available in the BIM Centre of MyPortal. In this fourth article, we look at how to use eccentricity.

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How to use reducers and the Wavin validation view in Revit Image
How to use reducers and the Wavin validation view in Revit

In this series of articles, we take you through some of the basic steps to ensure you get the most from the Revit families available in the BIM Centre of MyPortal. In this third article, we look at using reducers and the Wavin [...]

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How to use bends in our Revit families for BIM

In this series of articles, we take you through some of the basic steps to ensure you get the most from the Revit families available in the BIM Centre of MyPortal. In this second article, we look at how to insert and validate bends [...]

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How to import Wavin content packages in Revit Image
How to import Wavin content packages in Revit

In this series of articles, we take you through some of the basic steps to ensure you get the most from the Wavin content packages available in the BIM Centre of MyPortal. We’ll start by looking at how to import our packages in [...]

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Connect Hep2O to Tigris K1 for large scale and commercial plumbing projects Image
Connect Hep2O to Tigris K1 for large scale and commercial plumbing projects

When designing a plumbing and heating system for your next commercial project, you may have already chosen Tigris K1 as your first choice for multilayer pipes and fittings. But did you know you can also quickly and easily connect [...]

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How do plastic and copper plumbing systems compare? Image
How do plastic and copper plumbing systems compare?

Search any plumbing related forum and you’re sure to find heated debate on plastic vs copper plumbing systems. It’s a subject that every installer has an opinion on (and is keen to share!), usually preferring to use one material [...]

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How to guarantee a secure connection with Hep2O Image
How to guarantee a secure connection with Hep2O

One of the features that makes our Hep2O push-fit plumbing system so popular with installers is the In4Sure ‘rumble’ sensation that indicates the pipe has been connected successfully. Not clear what In4Sure means? Here’s all you [...]

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How to install our new Low Build Max underfloor heating panels Image
How to install our new Low Build Max underfloor heating panels

Our new low build panel underfloor heating system is easy to install, reliable and delivers a high performance. Follow our step-by-step guide for a speedy, simple installation.

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How to install land drainage

As a leading supplier of plastic pipe systems, we're often asked for guidance on best practice for installing land drainage. In this blog post, Martin Lambley, Product Manager for Foul, Utilities and Water Management, provides an [...]

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How to choose the right AquaCell unit for your next drainage project Image
How to choose the right AquaCell unit for your next drainage project

Wavin AquaCell units are a tried and tested modular technique for managing excessive rainfall and can be assembled to create an underground structure as either a temporary attenuation tank or infiltration soakaway.

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How much underfloor heating do I need? Your FAQs answered Image
How much underfloor heating do I need? Your FAQs answered

Following the recent launch of our HepCalc tool, which helps you plan your next underfloor heating project, we’ve had a lot of questions about underfloor heating in general, so we sat down with our technical experts to answer them.

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