pipes

Uponor introduces Uni Pipe Plus with 16 bar WRAS approval

Uponor has been awarded Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) approval of up to 16 bar for its range of MLC (multi-layer composite) on boosted cold water supplies. The approval provides specifiers and installers with a corrosion-resistant alternative to traditional copper and metal systems for taller buildings. The latest certification is an important step forward for […]

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Product Focus: Arctic Hayes’ Pipe Freeze kits reduce job time by an average of 85%

Arctic Hayes is encouraging professional heating and plumbing engineers to save more time, money and hassle on-site with its range of Pipe Freeze kits, which enable installers to repair pipework without draining down the whole system. Trusted by professionals for 57 years, since its original patent in 1966, Arctic Hayes’ Pipe Freeze kits can reduce […]

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How to get to grips with ugly pipework

Homeowners do not want ugly pipework in their kitchens and bathrooms, especially around radiators and towel rails. Installer spoke to Dean Heathfield, Commercial Director of Talon, about how Talon’s Snappit products help give these jobs a professional finish. All too often, you install the perfect radiator, a seamless fit to the room and décor, but […]

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Do we need to reduce plastic pipes in the built environment?

To celebrate Plastic-Free July, the Copper Sustainability Partnership (CuSP) spoke to Paul Hagar from Safe Piping Matters to uncover the risks of using plastic pipes in the built environment and how we can reduce their use: What impact does the construction industry have on the environment? Constructing and operating buildings are responsible for significant CO2 […]

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The most frequently asked questions about JG Speedfit

JG Speedfit pipes and fittings are one of the most popular plumbing and heating solutions on the market today. And while ease of use is one of the main benefits of the technology, it is always best to ask questions about something you are unsure of. From general to more specific product questions, the JG […]

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