With the desire to be as competitive as possible whilst still doing the best possible job, installers are tuning into the many benefits offered by metal push-fit systems. This technology has advanced that much it now provides a seamless link between all pipe materials from PB and PEX to copper and stainless including flexible metal.
This heat free system is also flux free which offers less mess, less flush cleaning and less risk to heat exchangers in radiator valves. In general it provides a more swift and clean system whilst giving installers confidence in its performance and the satisfaction of a competitive total installation cost.
By looking at this most popular form of jointing we have been able to identify the costs associated with using Tectite push-fit against more traditional methods. The calculation takes into consideration cost of materials, time taken to install and the speed with which Tectite can help you overcome unexpected issues.
The Tectite Total Installed Cost Calculator provides a guide to the costs associated with hot and cold potable water services. Based on the recommended retail price (RRP) of products, and using Brian Spain’s SPON work time calculations, it calculates the total cost of materials and labour in predetermined scenarios.
Users can input varying quantities of pipe and fittings and the fully adjustable settings allow for materials discounts and speed of installation.
The Total Cost Calculator will allow you to calculate the costs involved to install heating, water or both into a variety of properties including a 1 bed bungalow, 2, 3 or 4 bed house. By selecting the property and installation type and clicking next you will see just what saving can be achieved using the Tectite metal push-fit system. So, when costing-up your next job however big or small, be sure to put Tectite to the test.