When you think of Autumn, thoughts of amber, red and gold coloured leaves falling from the trees and cooler evenings probably instantly come to mind.
In fact, lazy days by the pool probably don’t even rate a thought because we know that winter is right around the corner.
But Autumn is in fact the perfect time to plan your summertime swimming in your very own backyard swimming pool. If you get in early you will have plenty of time to plan you backyard pool so that you can be enjoying all of the benefits when the warmer months arrive. Council approvals don’t …
The benefits to having a backyard swimming pool are endless; instant cool down in the hot summer months, year-round outdoor entertaining backdrop, added value to your home and access to an array of health benefits.
Swimming pools do however come with their drawbacks including maintenance and running costs.
In order to keep your swimming pool sparkling clean all year round, Blue Haven Pools has compiled their five top tips for maintaining a low maintenance swimming pool.
Keep the swimming pool free of leaves and debris. The best way to do this is to ensure …
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As many swimming pool owners will attest, it is hard to stay within budget when designing your dream swimming pool. The following swimming pools will take your breath away, with both their design features and budgets absolutely mind blowing.
4. Y 40 Pool, Italy
Designed by architect Emanuele Boaretto this swimming pool is Guinness World Record certified as the world’s deepest swimming pool. Located in the four star Hotel Terme Millepini the swimming pool measures 21m x 18m and 40 metres deep and boasts 4300 litres of spa water maintained at a constant temperature of between 32 and 34 degrees Celsius so that …
We all know how important conserving energy is and most families these days are conscious of their environmental footprint and keeping energy consumption to a minimum.
But this can be easier said than done for pool owners. While there are many benefits to having a backyard swimming pool, they are one of the largest energy and water guzzlers in the home.
For a typical household, maintaining an in-ground pool can account for up to 30 per cent of a household’s energy bills and a pool pump can be the largest user of electricity in a home—sometimes using more energy than your washing …
It’s the swimming pool that gives you the freedom of choice – freedom to choose size, freedom to choose shape and freedom to design a swimming pool that is perfectly suited to your family’s needs.
Whether you’re looking to build a new pool on a sloping block, narrow block, standard quarter acre block or tiny urban parcel of land a concrete pool is your best choice. While your options are limited with other styles of swimming pools, a concrete pool gives you greater flexibility in terms of size, shape, accessories and finish.
Thinking of an infinity edged design suspended on the …
Swimming pools – they’re the most sought-after backyard accessories of the summer.
But what’s hot in design trends for 2015?
Like fashion or home interiors, design trends come and go as quickly as the seasons.
Here Blue Haven looks at the latest swimming pool design trends for this summer.
When it comes to swimming pool design, fibreglass bottoms, concrete surfaces and porcelain tiles are so yesterday – the modern swimming pool is all about the glass tile finish. Glass tiles began to emerge in popularity last season due to their durability and iridescent finish that is quite unlike any other.
Waterfalls, fountains and …
In today’s competitive retail market, price remains an important deciding factor in what we buy.
The same remains true for new swimming pool builders. While quality and craftsmanship are certainly important factors, price plays a major roll in the final decision making process.
That’s why Blue Haven Pools remains Australia’s leading swimming pool builder. Not only do they boast a reputation for quality craftsmanship, attention to detail and more than 40 years experience in the business, Blue Haven Pools also has the largest range of pool and spa products to suit all backyards, budgets and architecture.
And with such large buying power, nobody …