Push-fit Live

Check out what’s happening in the world of plumbing and heating. Push-fit Live blog serves up a mix of industry and Speedfit news including latest innovations, expert interviews and practical hints and tips.


Stay classy, 2016

December 22 2016

Wow, what a year it’s been! Between Brexit, Donald Trump and Leicester City winning the Premiership, the one thing that we can all agree on is this year has been

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Layflat Pipe Giveaway

10 minutes with… Daniel Wilkes and Gary Walker

November 24 2016

Every year, JG Speedfit promotes its Layflat pipe giveaway. In previous years, lucky installers have won prizes including a brand new van and a motorbike. This year, JG Speedfit launched

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plastic push-fit fittings

Plastic Push-fit Fittings Myths

November 11 2016

With the rise of the plastic push-fit, many myths have surfaced over the years about their quality and performance. In this blog post, we find out why you shouldn’t always believe in what you hear when it comes to the plumbing device.

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Smart heating

Six Considerations for Smart Heating Installation

November 03 2016

Smart heating is fast becoming the norm, with every man and his dog wanting to be able to remotely control their heating, particularly as the cold winter nights draw in. However, when it comes to designing new house builds, or improving older homes, the energy efficiency of smart heating is just as valuable as the convenience it provides to the homeowner.

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HB&R London

Seven take-aways from the HB&R Show

October 24 2016

John Guest paid a visit to HB&R at London’s ExCel arena. In case you missed it, here’s a selection of the key take-away points from the day. 

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Tim Pollard

Ten minutes with industry guru… Tim Pollard

October 14 2016

For our second Q&A session, we spoke to Wolseley’s Head of Sustainability, Tim Pollard, and asked him about what he thinks the challenges are for today’s installer market.

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plumbing exhibitions

Get the Most Out of Plumbing Exhibitions

October 05 2016

Events and exhibitions are regular occurrences in every plumber’s calendar, but how do you get the most out of them? Here, we delve into the dos and don’ts of exhibitions, to really ensure every box is ticket.

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mark mcgettigan Installer Magazine

Editor of ‘Installer’ tells us what’s in store for HVAC

October 03 2016

In the first of our Q&A series, we catch up with Mark McGettigan, Editor of Installer Magazine, to get his views on the challenges the HVAC industry is facing and what he feels the biggest challenges plumbers are facing.

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