Copper pipework is ideal for domestic gas installations.  It is reliable, durable, impermeable, lightweight and fits into tight spaces.  Copper can be joined using a number of proven jointing techniques.

BS 6891:2015 – Specification for the installationand maintenance of low pressure gas installation pipework of up to 35mm (R11/4) on premises - gives information on materials, design and installation techniques for gas systems.  The main jointing technique used in domestic gas installations is capillary soldering and joints should be completed in the accepted way.

Copper tube and fittings can be used in every part of domestic, commercial and industrial pipework services, including gas, hot water, cold water and central heating, with total confidence.  It’s strong, it can be easily formed into bends and systems can be assembled both on- and off-site.

You can solve just about any problem with copper and rely on the result.

Copper is the ideal material for the following services: