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Our great outdoors lifestyle is synonymous with swimming pools. Have you ever peeked out the window whilst flying over Sydney and seen just how many Aussies have installed a pool? Hundreds of Thousands!!!!! In fact there’s over 14,000 new pools built in NSW each year…. And the single greatest motivation for this is LIFESTYLE.
BBQ’S, parties, sunshine, family time… A Pool certainly becomes your hub of entertainment… All ages will enjoy the addition of a pool!
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Pool design- it’s such a personal thing. Blue Haven has the expertise to help and assist.
It does not matter what the site is like or your surrounding structures if you want clear and reasonable advice we can assist.
We offer unbiased advice over the whole range of pool as we supply and build all types of pools including Vinyl lined aboveground pools, fibreglass pools and concrete pools.
Our designers are experts in Pool Construction.
Are you looking for a natural pool design …
As the world tunes into the Rio Olympics, Australia will showcase it’s love affair with the pool.
Swimming is quite easily the number one drawcard for many Australian arm chair sports fans and this year the Australian swimming team isn’t going to disappoint.
The Australian swimming team is tipped to win a record 11 gold medals in the pool out of a predicted count of 20 gold medals overall, according to the American sporting bible Sports Illustrated.
A sweep of 11 gold medals would exceed the wildest …
Even in winter, nothing beats an outdoor get together with friends and family. As long as the outdoor heaters or fire pit is cranking, alfresco dining in winter can be as lovely as those outdoor summer soirees.
To help you with your alfresco entertaining needs, Blue Haven can supply and install the ultimate outdoor kitchen to compliment your swimming pool and outdoor entertaining area. Featuring six burner barbecue, storage compartments, sink, tap, chopping area and fridge, the outdoor kitchen includes everything you need for the perfect night out while …
Melbourne is not usually synonymous with swimming pools, but a new proposal could ensure the Victorian capital has Australia’s fanciest swimming pool. A concept for a floating swimming pool in Melbourne’s Yarra River could become a reality within three years. Named Yarra Pools, the proposal was launched at the Venice Architectural Biennale Exhibition in May.
Expected to cost between $6 million and $8 million the pool will be similar to those river pools located in New York and London. Launched by the not-for-profit group the Yarra Swim Co, the …
Picture your dream swimming pool. Now create some plans, incorporating your desired colours and materials. Hook it up to a 3D printer and click print and hey presto there it is!
While it may sound like something straight out of the futuristic cartoon The Jetsons, modern technology is allowing us to create virtually anything we want with the click of a button.
White Clouds, a 3D printing company in America has created the first ever swimming pool from 3D plans. Built in conjunction with Cutting Edge Pools, the …
While a spa may take up less space than a backyard swimming pool, owners still need to remain vigilant with cleaning and maintenance to ensure crystal clear water year round.
As with a swimming pool it’s important to adhere to a regular maintenance program of your spa that includes testing the pH and alkalinity, balancing and sanitising the water and cleaning the filter cartridge. Checking phosphate and algae levels and cleaning and degreasing the spa’s pipes should also be performed regularly.
There are kits available enabling owners to check …
An old car park at Sydney Olympic Park is set to be transformed into an artificial surf beach by surf park developer Wave Park Group and Perth-based architecture practice MJA Studio. Wave Park Group has announced it has been nominated as the preferred proponent for the 3.2-hectare site currently known as car park P5, located at Sydney Olympic Park.
The $26.5 million development, Urban surf Sydney, will include an artificial surf lagoon, which will use technology developed by Spanish engineering company Wavegarden to create artificial waves.
The project …
A social history of Australian swimming pools took centre stage at the recent launch of the International Architecture Exhibition the 2016 Biennial Architecttura in Venice.
A gathering of over 60 countries, the Biennale presents representatives the opportunity to showcase the latest ideas and thinking for global architecture. Australia transformed its canal-side pavilion into a public swimming pool with architects looking beyond the structure and design of Australia’s public baths, to explore their sociocultural importance.
The pavilion has been a crowd favourite at the Biennial which runs until November. …
A natural bio-swimming pool in Melbourne has scooped the prize pool in the annual Houses Awards.
Included as part of the design of Fairfield House by architects Kennedy Nolan in collaboration with Sam Cox Landscape, the dramatic natural swimming pool set in a native landscape took out the Outdoor and Sustainability categories in this year’s awards.
Located on a steep bush block on the banks of the Yarra River in the inner-city suburb of Fairfield, the design features a number or intertwining native garden spaces that adjoin a winding path that leads to the …