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.

How does the demand for purer water affect plumbers?

July 17 2018

We all know just how much pipework lurks under the kitchen sink. With so many second fix connections to install...

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Joist Cabling and Plastic Pipes – The Perfect Connection

July 04 2018

When fitting floors above ground level, wooden joists have been extensively used in the past by those in the construction...

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How to Prevent Backflow in the Home

June 20 2018

Backflow prevention is crucial to keep domestic water hygienic and safe as it can cause detrimental issues. The horror stories...

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The Future is Plastic Push-fit Plumbing: How to Save Time and Money During Installation

May 31 2018

Installers are traditionally loyal to the plumbing materials they’ve been brought up with. This is especially true of those who...

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Water Regulations Schedule 2.7: What you need to know

April 26 2018

Stop the press! Did you know that breaching WaterSafe regulations is a criminal offence? Offenders may face prosecution and can...

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Weird and Wonderful Applications of John Guest’s Push-Fit Technology

April 13 2018

All around the world, John Guest’s push-fit technology is changing the way pipe and tube connections are made. From the New Zealand coastline to the beating he...

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Why Homeowners Should Invest in Underfloor Heating

March 20 2018

Underfloor heating (UFH) has never been more affordable and attractive to homeowners and renovators. It is hidden away from view, cheaper, and more energy effi...

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How to Keep Your Pipes Safe During Freezing Weather Conditions

March 16 2018

Water is an unusual element, we cannot live without it, however it can be destructive at its worst. It is...

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Common Underfloor Heating Mistakes and How to Avoid Them – While Commissioning

February 26 2018

Once installed correctly it’s time to turn on the Underfloor Heating (UFH) system. But very often, even when the right...

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Why Manifolds Using Speedfit Technology are the Most Reliable and Efficient

February 05 2018

Speedfit Technology is well known in the plumbing industry for delivering reliable, leak-proof connections, that make installations easier, quicker and...

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