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.
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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.
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In this video I attempt to cut a piece of cast iron pipe using a cold chisel and club hammer. The cast iron pipe is very old and is probably at least 50 years old. I recently got a NVQ level 2 booklet which showed how to cut cast iron pipe this way, obvio
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If you need to isolate your central heating header tank this video shows how to do it when there is no isolation valve.
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In this video I take a look at some Yorkshire fittings, often known as solder ring fittings or capillary fittings. These types of fittings are very popular in the UK and have been around for several decades. For some reason these fittings are not common iFeatured
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Plastic pipe is now very common, this video shows how to join it together
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How to convert standard taps to lever taps
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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 tFeatured
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How to use PTFE tape when assembling threaded components
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Chrome pipe can be difficult to join, this video explains why
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In this video I install a mechanical boss onto a cast iron soil pipe. How to cut the 57mm hole in the soil pipe can be seen here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xm0GGDsw2OU A mechanical boss can be used to connect a waste pipe, either 32mm or 40mm into aFeatured
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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
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Tap revivers are a quick way to service an old tap
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Coppertube can be bent with a dedicated tube bending machine or for simple bends you can use a pipe bending spring.