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Why more women plumbers are needed Image
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 progresses with shortlist decided

Wavin celebrates hard working plumbers. Planning for the Wavin Hep2O’s Pride of Plumbing campaign has been powering ahead, as the shortlist to decide the four stories that will be showcased to the industry has been decided.

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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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Plumbing and drainage in multi-occupancy housing

In June 2020, prime minister, Boris Johnson announced a £5 billion new deal to build homes and infrastructure to help combat the impact of Covid-19 on the economy. With high competition for development land and a growing need for [...]

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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!

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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Hep2O is supporting local community football clubs in sponsorship with BT Sport Score

Hep₂O proudly sponsoring BT Sport Score and giving away the chance to win £5,000 for your local community football club.

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Underfloor Heating System Selector

Selecting an underfloor heating system can be tricky – with so many different options available, it’s often hard to know which one is best for your project.

Follow the flowchart to find out which underfloor heating [...]

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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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All you need to know about underfloor heating

Boasting even heat distribution and increased energy efficiency, underfloor heating is a popular choice for many homeowners. But what are the practicalities of this type of installation, and how does it compare to the more [...]

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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 to connect Hep2O to a radiator

With autumn on the horizon, we’ve taken several calls from plumbers about connecting our Hep2O push-fit plumbing system to radiators. Here’s all you need to know.

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Plumbing horror stories for Halloween

Our Gear Up campaign recognises that plumbers are everyday superheroes. And, like any superheroes, they have to face their fair share of villains, from cockroaches in kitchen sink pipes to snakes in toilets; spiders in bathtubs to [...]

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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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