The Hot Tub & Swim Spa Company.

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Switched-on hot tub businesses look to maximise the spending value of every customer contact. While every website click, e-shot, home installation or service visit presents an opportunity for promotion and sales, it’s the showroom visits that are the top tier on the cake when it comes to ‘sealing the deal’. The showroom is the window […]

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Grayfox Swimming Pools

Driving Force

Across the world we are seeing some outstanding and sometimes outlandish projects popping up. Take, for instance, Sky Habit apartment complex in Singapore with a pool suspended between two buildings 100m from the ground. Here in London a developer is seeking planning permission to build a huge transparent pool between two blocks at Embassy Gardens. […]

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SPATEX (3)

Curtain Raiser

Spa and hot tub manufacturers and retailers from across the country will be flocking to Coventry at the end of the month, to the UK’s largest water leisure exhibition – SPATEX. The three-day exhibition returns to the Ricoh Arena from Tuesday January 31 to Thursday February 2. Over 90 exhibitors from across all areas of […]

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Crowd shot

Ready To Roll

With over 90 confirmed exhibitors, SPATEX 2017 will welcome leading water leisure suppliers and loyal followers to the show. Marking its 21st anniversary milestone SPATEX returns to Coventry’s Ricoh Arena from Tuesday January 31 to Thursday February 2 inclusive, and promises to re-invigorate and re-energise the industry for the year ahead. As usual, SPATEX offers […]

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Local retailer Three Counties Pools & Spas recommended Caldera
for Holt Farm because the hot tubs are robust and economical to run.

Package Holidays

Hot tubs are the must-have ingredient in the recipe to holiday booking success. According to self-catering specialists Hoseasons, a private hot tub is the number one searched for item on the website, accounting for more than 100,000 searches each month. “Hot tubs really are the golden goose of the holiday market,” comments Jon Moxon, business […]

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lipservice

Lip Service

  A glowing customer review can be very persuasive and goes a long way in adding value and differentiation to your business. Word of mouth marketing also plays a key role in trade accreditation and endorsement schemes. Many stand-out pool businesses are looking to cash in on these outstanding credentials. TrustATrader, Which? Trusted Traders and […]

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Sharron Davies

Simply The Best

The UK’s combined water leisure industry was praised by Olympian Sharron Davies MBE, as the industry rolled out the red carpet for the 2016 UK Pool & Spa Awards. The popular sports personality and TV presenter was the guest speaker at the awards ceremony which returned to the prestigious Vox conference centre part of the […]

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A fully automated cover system, such as those from Aquamatic, will completely cover the pool in a matter of minutes simply at the touch of a button. Pic:
Tanby Swimming Pools.

Thermal Blankets

From a modest back garden pool to an Olympic-proportioned swimming zone, not covering a pool when it is not in use, is equal to pouring liquid gold down the main swimming pool drain. In today’s energy efficient times – an unforgiveable sin. Covers not only reduce evaporation, but they also offer additional safety, reduce chemical […]

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Brockwell Lido © Fusion Lifestyle

Al Fresco Experience

Historic outdoor pools and lidos offer some of the most invigorating and interesting places to visit and to take a swim. Although the numbers of pools have been falling, there are still over a hundred public outdoor swimming pools around the UK. Here, our friends at Historic Pools of Britain, the organisation formed to campaign for heritage […]

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Cresta Leisure (3)

Second Chance

Refurbishments in both residential and commercial pool sectors continue to provide steady revenue for many of the UK’s core pool and spa businesses. Whether it’s cosmetic upgrades, improving energy efficiency or to meet current industry standards, repair and refurbishment has always provided a major lifeline for many pool and spa companies. “Refurbishment is very much […]

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