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Plumbing Videos


This section shows a selection of plumbing videos that will help when doing DIY plumbing.

We have a wide variety of plumbing videos showing how to do the most basic of plumbing tasks such as unblocking a sink to how to bend and join copper pipe. Many of the plumbing tips in this section have been passed down from professional plumbers.

  • 05:10 Popular How to unblock a drain using drain rods

    How to unblock a drain using drain rods

    by Admin Added 932 Views / 0 Likes

    Rain water drains can soon become blocked with leaves and soil etc. This waste settles in the trap beneath the drain and causes the pipe to block. In extreme cases this can cause your property to flood, so it’s essential to check all drains around t

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  • 05:38 Popular How to unblock a sink or basin

    How to unblock a sink or basin

    by Admin Added 1,664 Views / 1 Likes

    In this video we try several popular methods of unblocking a sink that is difficult to unblock. Normally a plunger will work in most cases but there is always one sink or basin that just will not unblock. Here several methods are tried in order to remove

  • 08:11 Popular How to use a pipe bender

    How to use a pipe bender

    by Admin Added 2,425 Views / 0 Likes

    Bending copper pipe can be difficult with a pipe bending spring, where possible a dedicated pipe bender should be used as these machines can make bending copper pipes much easier and more accurate.

  • 01:13 Popular How to use a Weir cup to measure water flow

    How to use a Weir cup to measure water flow

    by Admin Added 2,221 Views / 0 Likes

    A weir cup is a quick and useful way of measuring water flow, this video shows how to use one to measure the flow of water in a domestic property.

  • 01:38 Popular How to use compression fittings

    How to use compression fittings

    by Admin Added 3,604 Views / 0 Likes

    Compression fittings are a quick and easy way to join pipes, they can be used on copper pipes or plastic pipes (with inserts)

  • 02:10 Popular How to use PTFE tape

    How to use PTFE tape

    by Admin Added 2,931 Views / 0 Likes

    How to use PTFE tape when assembling threaded components

  • 09:39 Popular How to use push fit pipe | JG speedfit

    How to use push fit pipe | JG speedfit

    by Admin Added 1,449 Views / 1 Likes

    In this video I demonstrate how to cut and join plastic push fit pipe, the pipe used is John Guest speedfit pipe and JG speedfit fittings. PEX barrier pipe is now very common and many plumbers will only install this type of pipe unless copper pipe is spec

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  • 10:42 Popular How to use slip couplings to tee into a pipe that cannot be moved

    How to use slip couplings to tee into a pipe that cannot be moved

    by Admin Added 493 Views / 0 Likes

    In this video I use two slip couplings to tee into a rigid copper pipe. Slip couplings are useful for joining into any rigid copper pipe as they allow a new fitting or piece of pipe to be inserted into a pipe which cannot be moved. The fittings used in th

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  • 04:43 Popular Immersion heater element removal

    Immersion heater element removal

    by Admin Added 1,584 Views / 1 Likes

    In this video Razor demonstrates how to remove an immersion heater element from a copper cylinder.

  • 02:56 Popular Joining chrome pipe

    Joining chrome pipe

    by Admin Added 2,170 Views / 0 Likes

    Chrome pipe can be difficult to join, this video explains why

  • 04:21 Popular Just for copper | solderless copper bonding

    Just for copper | solderless copper bonding

    by Admin Added 2,660 Views / 1 Likes

    How to join copper pipes using just for copper, which is a solderless bonding solution. This is useful in areas where a blowtorch cannot be used.

  • 02:09 Popular Never trust a single isolation valve

    Never trust a single isolation valve

    by Admin Added 3,227 Views / 1 Likes

    This isolation valve was in the closed position, but on removing the flexi connector it became apparent that the valve was not closed at all.

  • 04:26 Popular Plastic pipe for plumbing

    Plastic pipe for plumbing

    by Admin Added 2,504 Views / 0 Likes

    Plastic pipe is now very common, this video shows how to join it together

  • 01:21 Popular Power Plumber

    Power Plumber

    by Admin Added 1,582 Views / 0 Likes

    power plumber is a quick and easy way to unblock a sink or basin

  • 02:37 Popular Push-Loc MDPE fittings

    Push-Loc MDPE fittings

    by Admin Added 1,919 Views / 0 Likes

    Push-Loc by Melimatic is a range of push on brass fittings for use on MDPE pipe. These fittings are good quality and are easy to use, with the added advantage that they are much smaller than traditional push-fit fittings. These fittings also do not requir

  • 02:42 Popular Removing a seized tap head gear

    Removing a seized tap head gear

    by Admin Added 3,715 Views / 4 Likes

    How to remove a seized tap head gear

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