Greengates Builders Merchants

Insulate Your Pipes As Well!

Don’t Forget To Insulate Your Pipes As Well As Your Loft And Walls!

Here at Greengates Builders Merchants, Lancashire we stock Armacell advanced insulation and engineered foams - Tubolit Pipe Insulation.

Tubolit Pipe Insulation is:

Tubolit is a high quality CFC and HCFC free silver grey flexible closed cell polyethylene pipe insulation. Tubolit Pipe Insulation is particularly effective for the thermal insulation of domestic heating and plumbing pipework for energy conservation and frost protection. Tubolit Pipe Insulation, being flexible, is easy to install. Tubolit is not fibrous and creates no dust during installation or use.

Generally used for domestic heating and plumbing

A robust insulation for energy conservation and frost protection.

Product Benefits:

  • Flexible
  • Not fibrous
  • Does not create dust when installed or used  
  • Protects pipes from frost
  • Satisfying water regulations 1999
  • Easy to install
  • Safe to handle
  • Improved thermal conductivity of 0.035 W/mK at 0ºC
  • BS EN ISO 9002 and 14001


Tubolit Pipe Insulation is supplied in slit or semi-slit tubes dependant on thickness which can be easily snapped on or sleeved over the pipework in the conventional manner. The tubes should always be fitted with a slight degree of endways compression. All joining faces at elbows, T’s and butt joints should be fixed using adhesive. Longitudinal seams may be joined using clips.

Here at Greengates Builders Merchants, Lancashire we stock Tubolit Pipe Insulation in 2m lengths to suit pipe sizes: 15mm, 22mm and 28mm.

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Greengates Builders Merchants delivering to the whole of Lancashire including: Accrington, Blackburn, Burnley, Clitheroe, Darwen, Great Harwood, Haslingden, Padiham and Pendle.

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