Push-fit Live

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

3 Essential Finishing Touches for Underfloor Heating Installations

November 21 2018

Effective underfloor heating (UFH) requires attention to detail. In the final stages of a project, it’s easy to forget the...

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Why should plumbing installers use push-fit MDPE fittings?

November 07 2018

A leak in the water main is never good news, particularly if it’s underground. For the homeowner, it signals a...

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What are the most unusual applications of John Guest’s Push-Fit Technology?

September 27 2018

Wherever you go around the world, you will find pipes. What is becoming more common however, is the use of...

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Why plastic push-fit plumbing is crucial in the utility room

September 24 2018

As plumbers and installers, we’re used to getting into tight and awkward positions. This is especially true of the utility...

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Flexi hoses solve second fix plumbing problems

Bending to Your Will: How Flexi Hoses can Solve Second-fix Plumbing Problems.

August 24 2018

Overtime and stress are two words that plumbers know too well. In a survey by Watersafe, it was discovered that...

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Debunking the 4 most common myths about Underfloor Heating

August 09 2018

More and more people are turning to UFH (Underfloor Heating) to heat their homes in an efficient, cheaper and easier...

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Pure water plastic plumbing fittings

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 with plastic push-fit pipe

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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Backflow in the home

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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Push-fit plastic plumbing installation

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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