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Putting Hep2O to the test with Hepsperiments

Hep2O is our market leading push-fit pipe system! You may well already know that Hep2O is a plastic pipe system and so does not get a scale build, reduces the risk of burst pipes through corrosion. Infact we are so confident in our [...]

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All you need to know about Hep2O push-fit plastic plumbing pipe Image
All you need to know about Hep2O push-fit plastic plumbing pipe

A question plumbers often ask us is the difference between Standard and Barrier pipe. Our push-fit plastic plumbing system Hep2O is available in straight lengths or coils in both Standard or Barrier pipe, both of which are accepted by [...]

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Why we are committed to training plumbers worldwide

As obvious as clean water and wastewater removal are to most of us, we barely think about what’s behind the toilet flush or what goes down the drain. Out of sight, out of mind. It’s not until our toilet clogs or our tap bursts [...]

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Underfloor heating: the right choice for your heating system

The most common heating method used across homes in the UK is radiators. Cast-iron radiators have been commonly used in the UK since the 1930s and have successfully heated homes for generations. However, as the economy and society [...]

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Underfloor Heating: Common Myths Busted

There are lots of common misconceptions when it comes to the use, installation, and effectiveness of underfloor heating. In many instances, these misconceptions are ill-informed and not true. In this blog, we will be debunking some of [...]

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A more secure pressure testing method – right out of thin air

Throughout most of Europe, pipelines are traditionally pressure tested using water. However, according to some experts, air pressure testing can be a more secure pressure testing method, reducing the risk of both Legionella and water [...]

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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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Pride of Plumbing: Ben Faherty’s story Image
Pride of Plumbing: Ben Faherty’s story

Pride of Plumbing: Ben Faherty’s story

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Why more women plumbers are needed

Why more women plumbers are needed

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Pride of Plumbing: James Crabb’s story Image
Pride of Plumbing: James Crabb’s story

Pride of Plumbing: James Crabb’s story

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Pride of Plumbing: Dan Ford’s story Image
Pride of Plumbing: Dan Ford’s story

Pride of Plumbing: Dan Ford’s story

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Pride of Plumbing: Greg Roe’s story Image
Pride of Plumbing: Greg Roe’s story

Over the past six months we’ve been scouring the nation to find the best stories the industry has to offer for our Pride of Plumbing campaign. After tonnes of nominations and a rigorous judging process, we’re now excited to [...]

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The Social Housing Revolution

There has been a significant period of change and innovation in the social housing sector. This is driven by a number of key factors: a critical need to do more, ambitious plans to create better homes, and new freedoms and [...]

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How Covid-19 Has Impacted the Social Housing Sector

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on all aspects of the housing sector. Not only has it stalled new developments, but a recent report claims the pandemic has exposed the UK’s housing system as being fundamentally [...]

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Plumberparts and Top Plumbing Influencers Visit Hep2O Image
Plumberparts and Top Plumbing Influencers Visit Hep2O

Hep2O gave James Lawrence of Plumberparts.co.uk and other top plumbing influencers exclusive behind-the-scenes access to its UK HQ in Doncaster.

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Plumbers pipe up – State of the Nation results are in! Image
Plumbers pipe up – State of the Nation results are in!

At Hep₂O, we are continually looking to better understand and support the plumbing community. That’s why we recently carried out a survey with a large selection of the UK’s plumbers, to find out what really makes them tick and [...]

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