Supplier Directory

Our APHC Suppliers

We work with a number of supplier members who support APHC and the industry. These suppliers provide credible products or services to the plumbing and heating trade. Below is a list of supplier members who we work closely with.

Advanced Insulation Manufacturing Ltd

Advanced Insulation Manufacturing Ltd are a thermal pipe insulation distributor offering Nationwide delivery on a range of products including flexible foams for domestic use and foil faced products for commercial applications.
We offer sound technical solutions and are happy to assist customers who need advice on the best choice of product. We keep large stocks with an overnight service available.

AKW Limited

Located within Worcestershire, AKW is a market leader in the provision of high quality showering, daily living and kitchen solutions for inclusive living. With over 25 years experience in designing and manufacturing products particularly for the special needs market. The AKW name has become synonymous with innovative design, easy installation, quality and safety, providing customers with products and services that ensure and enhance an independent lifestyle. AKW supply solutions to the majority of local authorities, housing associations and contractors within the UK through a highly experienced national sales team. It also has a growing reputation in the care homes and retirement housing market and specification sector. The national sales team and trained surveyors provide detailed product knowledge and advice on which products would best suit individual requirements. AKW also work with all national merchants and distribution groups and continually invest in the supply chain network.


Established near Stafford in 1988, we’ve built our reputation on supplying what our customers need now, while our dedicated technical team works on what you’ll need in the future. Today’s plumbing and heating components do much more than transporting hot water, and Altecnic’s range meets every requirement for every application and meets relevant legislation and environmental standards.
Our range covers commonly used components but includes specialist and rarely used parts, so you can depend on Altecnic being the only supplier you need. Our breadth and range of products, backed by relevant certification and approvals, mean you can be confident in your choice.


ATAG truly is a unique company.
Not only is our ‘i’ range of boilers the most efficient in Europe, they’re also precision engineered and built to last.
Every ATAG boiler carries a 10 year warranty as standard and they’re professionally installed by our ATAG Selected Partners.


Baxi Heating has a portfolio of some of the best known and most respected brands in the domestic and commercial heating industry across the UK and Ireland, including Baxi; Potterton; Main Heating; Heatrae Sadia; Megaflo; Remeha; Andrews Water Heaters; Potterton Commercial; and Packaged Plant Solutions.
Our aim is to deliver best value through reliable, energy efficient products and high quality service and technical support, while promoting environmental, social and economic sustainability.

BES Mail Order

With over 30 years experience BES Ltd provide next day delivery for all your plumbing, heating, LPG, oil and gas supplies needs. Our catalogue lists a quality range of over 15,000 specialised products. Carriage paid on all orders over £40. Order via freefone 0800 80 10 90 or visit our website.

Bosch Thermotechnology Ltd

Bosch Thermotechnology Ltd. is the UK operation of the Bosch Group’s heating and hot water division.
Bosch Thermotechnology Ltd. includes two reputable brands – Worcester and Buderus. Worcester boilers, solar water heating and heat pumps are designed for domestic use, Buderus boilers, solar and heat pumps are designed for the commercial/industrial market. Both brands offer quality, highly efficient, durable products.


We’re Britain’s number one for taps and showers.
Since 1977, Bristan has been producing products that fit perfectly into our customers’ needs and lifestyles and are consistently easy to choose, install and use. From smart design features to dedicated technical support, we’re always working hard to make life easier.

Drayton Controls

Drayton is one of the leading brands in the UK domestic heating market. Manufactured in Plymouth, Drayton products are made in the UK, for the UK and have a reputation for quality, reliability and technical excellence. Through its ongoing research and development programme, Drayton is continuously introducing innovative products to provide total heating control, for any lifestyle and system.

Envirostore UK Ltd

Envirostore UK Ltd are producing a range of plastic tanks to cater for the needs of the installer and fuel industry alike. With a range of plastic oil storage, fuel dispensers, and water tanks all designed and manufactured to a high standard, and all including the ‘Unique Inner Spill Tray Design’ as standard on all Envirostore tanks. We also produce a range of LABC Registered Firecheck Tanks in a plastic/steel combination, for installations where a standard tank is not able to be fitted. We are so confident that our Bunded Tanks will stand the test of time, that we give a 20 year Life Expectancy in accordance with BS5410 as well as a 10 year warranty when inspected annually.


Fernox is the leading brand and manufacturer of domestic and commercial water treatment products and equipment. The comprehensive range of products includes central heating inhibitors and cleaners such as Protector F1 and Cleaner F3, limescale preventers and the award winning TF1 filter range. Fernox offers the highest standard products for long-term system protection.

Graham The Plumbers’ Merchant

Graham Plumbers’ Merchant is a major supplier of plumbing, heating, bathroom materials and renewable solutions. The Graham Plumbers Merchant brand has grown to become synonymous with professionalism, service and value for money.

Graham has over 185 branches across the UK, as well as 26 bathroom showrooms. They pride themselves on rapid speed of response, unbeatable availability and the most knowledgeable staff.


GTi are a division of Linthwaite Ltd. We are a manufacturer of domestic insulation and building plastics for the construction industry. Our products are manufactured to the highest quality standards and are extremely competitively priced. We deliver on a direct supply basis via our central distribution centre in Hereford.

GTi offer the one stop shop solution to all your purchasing requirements.

Huntingdon Pump Co. Ltd.

Established in 1994 by pump engineers manufacturing Power Flushing machines for the plumbing and heating industry and Dairy Cabinet Pumps for the refrigeration industry, offering products direct to the trade.
Since that time, the product range has grown to include many branded and own brand products.

Agents, stockists and distributors for many European pump manufacturers. Laing, Halm, Lowara, Xylem, Zehnder Pumps, Armstrong, Stuart Turner, Little Giant, Euroacque, MMA, Grundfos.

Ideal Standard

Ideal Standard International is a leading provider of innovative and design-driven bathroom solutions, producing sanitaryware and baths, as well as brass fittings, shower enclosures, valves and kits, bathroom furniture and vanity units.

With its long experience and history in bathroom design, Ideal Standard continues to invest in advanced technology to ensure that their innovative products work perfectly as well as look beautiful.


Intatec offers a range of superbly designed products which have been designed and developed to bring style and more importantly safety to both bath and shower room. In addition, Inta also offers a range of plumbing, heating and renewables products from safety relief valves to expansion vessels.

Mira Showers

Founded in 1921, Mira is the UK’s leading manufacturer of mixer, electric, power and digital showers. The entire range of showers and accessories, such as taps and shower trays, use stylish design and innovative technology to deliver a high-performance showering experience across the range. Tel: 0800 001 4040. Add: Cromwell Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 5EP

Mitsubishi Electric Domestic Heating Systems

Mitsubishi Electric’s award-winning Ecodan® air source heat pump can help reduce fuel bills and emissions. The range now includes a British-built water cylinder which will help cut installation time by 70 per cent, and a self-learning new controller which speeds up commissioning and eases operation for homeowners.

Monument Tools

Monument Tools is an Innovative, UK based, Privately Owned company which has been Designing, Manufacturing and Marketing Professional Quality Plumbing Tools in the UK for over 100 years. Based in Hackbridge, Surrey Monument Tools (which is managed by the 5th generation of the Collier family) continues to Invest, to ensure we remain at the forefront of product innovation and design.

ORKLI S. Coop.

ORKLI is a leading company in solutions for central, underfloor and thermal-solar heating. ORKLI has global presence and over 40 years’ experience in the manufacture of standard and personalized components and solutions with the highest quality and reliability for the Comfort/Heating sector. ORKLI’S innovative philosophy has introduced into the market products such as OKSOL, an all-in-one, 100% renewable forced thermal solar system with integrated deposit.

Pegler Yorkshire

In the world of plumbing and heating, Pegler Yorkshire has been leading the way in the specialist fields of fittings, taps and valves since 1888. This pedigree, combined with the company’s commitment to new product development and leading edge innovations, ensures Pegler Yorkshire remains a key manufacturer and major supplier in the global plumbing and heating marketplace.

Picote Plumbing

Picote Plumbing offer a range of innovative plumbing tools for high-speed drain cleaning, root & blockage clearing, concrete and heavy scale removal for all pipe types from DN32 / 1¼”.

Polypipe Building Products

Polypipe is one of Europe’s largest and most innovative manufacturers of plastic piping systems for residential, commercial and infrastructure sectors. With an enviable reputation for a broad product range, reliability and value, our customers, whether specifiers or end-users, know Polypipe can provide the ideal plastic piping system solution for whatever they need to carry – from water to telecoms, air to energy and chemicals. People trust Polypipe to deliver tried and tested, cost effective system solutions across the spectrum of construction projects and market sectors.

Pump Express

Pump Express is a UK supplier of Water Pumps and Water Treatment products. We offer pump solutions for domestic and commercial water pressure boosting, submersible pumps for drainage, well or borehole applications and water treatment systems for private or mains water supplies. We have experts on hand with over 25 years’ experience to support and advise on correct product selection.

RA Tech UK Limited (Hotun)

RA Tech UK Ltd are the manufacturer of the hotun range of dry trap tundish’s. hotun and hotun hiflo allow a PRV discharge to be compliantly connected to drain without odours and are accepted for use by Worcester Bosch, Vaillant, Ariston, Ideal, Navien, fabdec, and backed by Adey and Severn Trent Water. Winner of Travis Perkins Innovations Award and distributed exclusively by PlumbPal, visit our website for our store locator.

RinnaiRinnai UK Ltd

Rinnai is the leading manufacturer and authority on continuous flow hot water heating units and systems for all commercial sites. The company makes over 2 million units per year and all Rinnai units either meet and/or exceed all national and international standards and regulations. The company is acknowledged as a global leader.

Robinson Willey & Valor

Robinson Willey and Valor have joined forces to offer an unrivalled range of gas and electric fires for the trade sector. Over 160 years manufacturing expertise across both brands means experience comes in spades and enables us to always be one step ahead and produce fires that are renowned for their reliability, quality and safety. Continuous investment in research and development has seen both companies stay ahead of the competition, as well as the launch of several pioneering products and safety developments.


Roca is a company specialising in the design, production and marketing of products for bathroom spaces as well as ceramic floorings and wall coverings used in architecture, construction and interior design. Roca products have been adapted and developed to comply with British and European standards. Options are available for both domestic and commercial installations. Products include vitreous china sanitaryware, baths, shower trays, shower columns, taps, bathroom furniture, accessories and tiles. New product development is an important part of the business with emphasis on innovation and water-saving. Recent launches include the award-winning In-Tank Meridian, the first wall-hung and back-to-wall WCs to have the cistern incorporated within the pan itself.

Salamander PumpsSalamander Pumps

Salamander Pumps is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of shower and domestic water pumps. We use innovation to create higher quality products and offer outstanding customer service. We’ve taken feedback from installers and householders and used some cutting-edge technologies to make our pumps some of the quietest, most compact and most reliable pumps on the market.

simPRO softwaresimPRO Software

Designed by trade contractors for trade contractors. simPRO software helps trade businesses work smarter, deliver exceptional service and maximise profitability. It streamlines everyday processes with intelligent features for estimating, maintenance, project management, scheduling and more. As simPRO is cloud-based, it can be accessed from anywhere, any time keeping the entire workforce connected in real-time.

Spirotech (UK)

Boiler and system protection specialist Spirotech is renowned worldwide for high performance, award winning and energy efficient products – including revolutionary dirt separator the SpiroTrap MB2. Its recently unveiled chemicals were created to work alongside the MB2 for a winning team. Spirotech is committed to ensuring its range exceeds market expectations – over half a million Spirotech units have been installed since 2005.

The John Guest Group of Companies

The John Guest Group of Companies is a manufacturer of push-in fittings, pipe and plastic plumbing systems to a wide variety of industries and applications such as Drinks Dispense, Plumbing, Pneumatics, Compressed Air Systems, Water Purification, Drinks Vending, Automotive and Telecommunications.

Tuffa UK Ltd

Tuffa UK manufacture a vast selection of liquid storage tank products, including plastic tank solutions and standard and tailor made steel tanks. We can offer liquid tank storage from 1350 to 100,000 litres, and each product has been engineered with pollution control in mind.

VaillantVaillant UK

Vaillant UK are proud to be part of the world-wide heating and hot water corporation Vaillant Group who has presence in over 20 countries with national sales companies, and exports to more than 60 states. The Vaillant Group is an international family-owned company with a heritage of more than 141 years in providing customers with energy-saving and easy to operate solutions for heating, cooling and hot water.

WiloWilo UK

Wilo UK is part of the Wilo Group with its headquarters in Dortmund Germany and is a leading manufacturer of pumps and pumping systems with applications in heating, cooling and sewage/drainage. Wilo is represented by almost 70 subsidiaries worldwide and employs approximately 6,000 people. The three segments we operate in are Building Services, Water Management and Industry.


Wolseley is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of plumbing and heating products to the trade, including heating systems, renewables, plumbing, drainage, bathrooms, showers, trade essentials and spare parts. Ensuring branches have relevant and available stock is paramount to Wolseley. More than 200,000 products are available from industry leading names such as Mira, Worcester Bosch, Baxi, Ideal Boilers, Grundfos, Fernox and Ideal Standard – all of which are also accessible online.

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