Installation Tips, originally produced by the UK Copper Board, is now the main technical document of the Copper Initiative.  Installation Tips is a very popular free reference book for plumbers, contains technical advice and tips for the best installation of copper tube and fittings. 

Printed copies are no longer available but all of the Tips are available as individual pdf on this website and on the CD - Copper Pipework Compendium.

Electronic version of Installation Tips.

The Copper Club - a loyalty scheme originally set up by the UK Copper Board in May 2000 to reward supporters of copper - has been taken on by Copper Initiative.  We currently have over 14,000 members, including a substantial number of students, and the number of members is continuing to rise!

When signing up to the Copper Club via the registration form on this website, new members will receive a welcome pack which includes the latest copy of our reference book 'Installation Tips' and a ‘Copper Pipework Compendium CD'.