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 [...]
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 [...]
These simple and effective precautionary steps will help you to avoid problems and ensure trouble-free installation of Hep₂O. Do you have tips you’d like to share with other plumbers and installers? Let us know on Facebook and [...]
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 [...]
Plumbers are the often-overlooked domestic heroes who restore sanity and avert crises. While it can be a stressful job, with sometimes unpredictable, unsociable hours, the positives far outweigh the negatives as we understood when we [...]
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.
Our Hep2O push-fit plastic plumbing system has many unique features, one being that it can be used in conjunction with traditional copper plumbing systems.
We’re often asked how the two systems can work together, so [...]
We've had a few questions about our press-fit plumbing system Tigris K1 recently, so we sat down with Product Manager Kate Armstrong to answer them.
If you have a question you'd like answered, leave a comment and we'll [...]
We're often contacted by plumbing installers working on underfloor heating projects asking us to clarify points around manifolds and how they should be used, so we sat down with our Technical Team to answer some of your more common [...]
Wavin Tigris K1 is widely specified across Europe and is the number one choice for many large scale industrial and commercial projects. Quick and easy to install, this press-fit plumbing system has been designed to save you both time [...]
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.
One of Hep2O’s unique advantages is that, once fitted, the joint is safe and secure and cannot be tampered with. Of course, there are instances when a joint needs to be demounted or adjusted, so we have three options for ensuring a [...]
With winter well underway and temperatures set to drop in the coming weeks, many homeowners are beginning to consider underfloor heating to make the colder months (and bleak mornings in particular!) that little bit more bearable.
Copper pipe remains a hot property for thieves, with local authority housing projects among the most vulnerable targets.
Plastic systems such as Hep2O lack the scrap value that makes copper a desirable commodity for [...]
In recent years, the UK has experienced far greater weather extremes than we’ve been used to, which has resulted in record-breaking flooding and incomparable nationwide freezes.
Online plumbing forums often carry discussion about the location of 4” AAVs (Air Admittance Valves) inside buildings in relation to spillover levels.