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Remonda – CEO of Blue Haven Pools tells us what’s trending in the world of pools!

What is trending in pool builds / designs? 
As backyards get smaller we tend to seek out options to suit which is why plunge pools have grown in sales by 200% in the last few years. Plunge pools are twice the luxury as you can spend more on luxury finishes and heating and still have a nice grassed / landscaped ratio. With the additional of upturn walls creating a feature piece with a sheer decent waterfall blade you still get all the movement and sound of running water. Most plunge pools these days are …

Pool 101: Different Pool Types Explained

 

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When you want to buy a swimming pool, you will want to do some research regarding the different types of pools, installation and maintenance costs, as well as the associated benefits.

There are many pool types available in the market today, coming in different styles and finishes. Therefore, you will need to get a clear understanding of the options available to ensure the pool you choose will best meet your needs. This information should make it easier to make a decision and is an essential step towards getting your dream pool.

Below are some …

5 Things to Consider Before Installing a Pool

5 things to consider before installing a pool

A swimming pool is one of the installations that dream homes are made of; however, they are a significant investment that requires proper planning before you construct one.

If your main reason for constructing a pool is to show off to your friends, you need to reconsider. A swimming pool significantly changes the landscape of your backyard. It can also bring more fun, entertainment, and relaxation in your life. That said, here are the things you should consider before constructing a swimming pool.

 
What do you want? A …

Fibreglass VS Concrete Pools

 

In Sydney, there are more fibreglass pool installers than concrete pool builders so there’s more marketing targeted to fibreglass highlighting benefits and concrete comparisons. But how true are the ads? Is a fibreglass pool cheaper? Is it really better to have a slippery surface? Is it really quicker?

 

At Blue Haven Pools we offer unbiased advice because we provide both fibreglass installation and concrete pool builds. In fact, we have been installing fibreglass pools since the 70’s and concrete pools since 1990 so it’s safe to say we know …

Plunge Into Summer- Why You Need A Plunge Pool

“Did you know that this pool at Paddington was designed to house all the pool equipment under the white decking? Yes…. there’s a trap door that opens up to a  hidden staircase that goes down under the deck housing the filtration and gas heater underneath…. How do i know? This was my family pool at Paddington a few short years ago. I couldn’t get my 3 kids out of this pool day or night! ”  BLUE HAVEN POOLS CEO – REMONDA

 

Looking to install a pool but …

Rock Features

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What kind of swimming pool would you like for your home? Do you want something clean and modern or something more natural-looking? Many homeowners lean towards the tropical lagoon style of in-ground pool designs. They contain infinity edges, artificial waterfalls, rock gardens, and little rock islands. Throw in some landscaping and you have a swimming pool fantasy right in your backyard. Every swim will feel like a holiday resort in Fiji or Hawaii. And it’s all yours, all day, every day.

Start by hiring the right team. Here at Blue Haven, …

Light It Up!

Give Your Pool Some Christmas Cheer
With Christmas just around the corner, houses across Australia are dazzling with their festive light displays.

So why not get into the Christmas spirit and transform your swimming pool in the same way?
Light up your pool
Fairy lights look amazing in trees around swimming pools, giving the whole area an alluring glow. Wrap them around the branches and bring your swimming pool landscaping to life of an evening while adding some Christmas cheer.

Alternatively you could opt for waterfall lighting hanging …

Pool Maintenance Made Easy This Christmas

Top Time Saving Tips to Keeping Your Pool Clean
Too busy to keep up your normal swimming pool maintenance routine this festive season?

Well fear not – Blue Haven has put together these time saving tips to keep your swimming pool sparkling during the holiday season.
Clean before you go away
If you’re heading away for the Christmas break be sure to give your swimming pool a good clean and top up of chemicals before leaving.

Give the walls of the swimming pool a good brush to remove any …

Holiday At Home This Festive Season

Ways to Transform Your Pool Into A Place To Unwind
The summer period has officially kicked into gear leaving most of us a little weary and in need of a break.
Those lucky enough to indulge in the great Aussie tradition of a post-Christmas holiday don’t have too long to wait. But what about those who have to stay at home?
Thanks to Blue Haven Pools now you can get away from it all without even stepping outside your front gate.
In today’s …

Public Swimming Pools Saturated With Pee

 

Now here’s a reason to purchase your own private swimming pool.

A new study has revealed that swimming pools can contain more than 60 litres of urine.

The results of the Canadian research project are enough to make you shudder and steer clear of public swimming pools.

All 31 pools and hot tubs tested for the study contained wee – and lots of it.

While considered a taboo, the researchers found that 19 per cent of adults have admitted to having urinated in a swimming pool at least once.

The research …

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