US Water provides a wide range of Sharkbite and John Guest fittings and tubing for installation of water softeners, water filters, backwashing filters and cartridge filters. We offer brass fittings by Sharkbite and plastic fittings by John Guest. They can be mixed if you like as the pipe sizes are the same. Check out our new flexible push-fit connectors to make your installation smooth and easy. Push-fit connectors eliminate the need for soldering or sweating copper. John Guest and Sharkbite fittings each fit COPPER tubing, most CPVC tubing or PEX tubing. For help with installation, contact a certified water specialist at 1-800-608-8792.
Installation of a water softener, backwashing filter or cartridge filter will vary depending on the plumbing setup in your chosen location. However, certain installation supplies will be essential for ANY water system installation. Before you get started, you will need to know the size pipe you will be using (the most common are 3/4" or 1").
The SharkBite® connection system makes any plumbing project fast and easy. Our proven system includes hundreds of products from dozens of different fittings, a wide range of push-fit valves, and even PEX tubing. SharkBite is your tested, proven and certified connection for plumbing project success.
The PEI Range of JG Twist & Lock® Fittings is offered in 1/2”, 3/4” and 1” CTS sizes. The fittings are manufactured from high quality engineered plastic with EPDM O-Rings. Speedfit Push-in System is suitable for hot and cold water plumbing applications.
We highly recommend the use of Falcon Stainless Quick Connectors for your water systsems installations. These connections are flexible, easy to use, and professional-grade. Falcon's 3/4" I.D. connectors flow 17% more water than copper connectors and flow 134% more water than braided type connectors. Falcon Stainless is the only manufacturer of a true 1" I.D. and larger commercial size corrugated stainless steel water connectors for various water treatment applications.