Why John Guest?

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When John Guest opened his factory doors over half a century ago, his vision was to create a company offering great quality products and excellent customer service. Today, this ethos still rings true. John Guest’s reputation as a world-leading manufacturer of high quality, innovative, plastic push-fit connectors and pipe is still going strong.

Five decades of engineering expertise

John Guest was the first manufacturer of the push-fit fitting. With significant engineering expertise behind our push-fit concept, the uniqueness of our product lies within its high reliability of performance, longevity of service and ease of use. Maintaining control over the whole production process from product and tool design through to final assembly ensures our fittings, UFH products and pipe are of the highest standard, which has earned us global recognition as the industry benchmark.

Trusted by many

Billions of our push-fit connectors are used worldwide, with a diverse range of industries relying on our pioneering technology. Whether you are taking a shower, driving a car, making a call, using broadband, or enjoying a pint at your local pub, it is likely you will come into contact with the same Speedfit Technology used in all our products from plumbing and heating to telecoms, compressed air and automotive. Within the UK we are considered one of the leaders in the plumbing and heating market, and as you would expect our products are available in the majority of plumbing and builders merchants.

Made in the UK

We are proud that all of our fittings and pipes are manufactured in the UK – it tells you that our quality, innovative and reliable products are made to the very highest British Standards. Not many push-fit manufacturers can make this claim.

Guaranteed to perform

All of our components are manufactured under the ISO9001 Quality Management System. Our quality assurance team stringently test them at every stage of production. Whilst we are confident you will not need to use your guarantee, we do provide:

Recognition of excellence

All the relevant industry bodies and accreditations endorse our standards, giving you the assurance you are buying from a company that constantly raises the standard in product innovation and design.