110mm Underground Drainage Pipe and Fittings

Our extensive range of underground drainage pipe and all associated fittings starts with the most common version. Our 110mm underground drainage pipe and fittings, otherwise known as 4 inch, is manufactured by UK companies including, Brett Martin, Pipelife and Polypipe.

All our 110mm drainage pipe and fittings hold current EN1401-1 and/or BS4660: 2000 kite-mark and comes with a 50 year guarantee. This provides peace of mind that you will receive a quality and certified product and, to underpin why you should buy from Build Plumb Plastics, we sell all our products at unbeatable prices!

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Introduction
Drainage pipes and fittings are an essential part of any plumbing system, ensuring the smooth flow of water and waste. Among the various sizes of pipes and fittings, the 110mm size is a commonly used option that provides the right balance between flow and pressure.

What are 110mm Drainage Pipes and Fittings?:
This refers to pipes and fittings that have an inner diameter of 110mm or 4 inch. This size is suitable for most residential and commercial plumbing systems as it provides adequate flow while not sacrificing pressure. Pipes and fittings can be made from different materials, including PVC, ABS, and cast iron, each with its unique advantages and disadvantages.

Advantages of Using 110mm Pipes and Fittings:
Affordable: Compared to larger sizes, 110mm pipes and fittings are affordable, making it a cost-effective solution for many plumbing needs.

Ease of use: 
110mm pipes and fittings are lightweight and easy to handle, making installation easy, even for the DIY enthusiast.

Low Maintenance: 
The modern materials used to manufacture these drainage pipes and fittings are designed to be durable and low maintenance, ensuring that they will last for many years.

Flexibility: 
The 110mm size allows for flexibility within the design of the plumbing system, making it suitable for a wide range of applications.

Installing Drainage Pipes and Fittings: 
Installation is straightforward and can be completed by most DIY enthusiasts. For larger or more complex installations, it is advisable to consult a professional plumber.

Steps involved in installation:
Determine the Layout: The first step is to determine the layout of the pipes and fittings, taking into consideration factors such as the location of the sewer line, the location of the building, and the length of the pipes required.

Prepare the Pipes: 
The pipes should be cut to the desired length, making sure that the cuts are straight and square. The ends of the pipes should be cleaned of any burrs or rough edges.

Assemble the Fittings: 
The fittings should be assembled to the pipes, making sure that they are tight and secure. Ensure you check for leaks before proceeding with the installation.

Install the Pipes: 
You are now ready to install the pipes in their desired location. Make sure that they are level and secure with any joints being sealed with a suitable sealant to prevent leaks.

Test the System: 
Once the installation is complete, the system should be tested to make sure that it is functioning correctly and there are no leaks.

Maintaining Drainage Pipes and Fittings:
It is essential that your drainage pipes last for many years. The following are therefore, some tips for maintaining these pipes and fittings.

Regular Inspection: 
It is necessary to regularly inspect your drainage system to ensure they are functioning correctly and to identify any potential problems before they become more serious.

Cleaning: 
Regular cleaning is necessary to prevent blockages and ensure the continued smooth flow of water and waste. Cleaning can be completed using a suitable cleaner and a plumbing snake.

Correct Use: 
The pipes and fittings should be used for their intended purpose, and harsh chemicals should be avoided to prevent damage to the pipes.

Avoid Freezing: 
If the pipes are installed in areas where freezing is possible, measures should be taken to prevent this from occurring. Insulation or the correct ventilation can be utilised.

Professional Maintenance: This should be performed periodically to ensure that the pipes and fittings are functioning correctly and to identify any potential problems.

In Conclusion:
110mm drainage pipes and fittings are an essential part of any plumbing system, providing the right balance between flow and pressure. The pipes and fittings are easy to install, low maintenance, and flexible, making them suitable for a wide range of applications. Regular maintenance and inspection are necessary to ensure that the pipes and fittings last for many years. With this information, you can make an informed decision about using 110mm drainage pipes and fittings for your plumbing needs.

We also offer a full selection of 160mm drainage pipes or 6 inch alongside soil pipe. For those seeking perforated land drain pipes, please follow the link.

 
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