When residential swimming pool building figures took a dip during the recession, UK pool companies worked hard to build up the servicing side of their businesses – and it’s still proving to be a lucrative area for many. In some cases, servicing accounts for as much as 40 per cent of their turnover. Pool servicing […]
This contemporary garden design is an outstanding example of collaboration between two experts in their industries. Creating a luxury outdoor space, the swimming pool was constructed and finished by Guncast Swimming Pools and the landscaping was carried out by Katja Griffiths of Design by Katja. The outdoor space has a contemporary feel with the introduction […]
With an excavation depth of over four metres incorporating a full underground bunker-style plant room and storage area, to free up space upstairs, this complex leisure project by Rio Pools was no mean feat and described by Rio as a ‘monster’ of a pool. “When embarking on this pool design for a client in Wiltshire, […]
California dreaming was the inspiration behind this mosaic tiled concrete pool by Florida Pools and Spas. Working closely with the architect and the client, Jersey-based Florida Pools’ in-house design team was able to ensure the finished look was in line with the client’s vision of a sleek and modern centrepiece for the outdoor area. “A […]
Jersey-based Florida Pools & Spas have proved that liner pools can have the ‘wow’ factor, with the recent installation of a stylish outdoor liner pool for a private residential client. Florida Pools & Spas was contacted by the client who was undertaking a substantial refurbishment to their property. The client wanted to install a liner […]
Since the Seventies, Guncast Pools has evolved into one of the finest swimming pool design and build teams – not just in the UK but around the world.
A second generation company that has spread its wings technically and geographically, this year has seen the premier league pool team add another dimension to its top-end builds with the new Guncast Spiral Lift – its unique moving floor system suitable for both commercial and high end residential projects.
This outdoor swimming pool project was of particular interest to pool installers, Jetform Services, of Essex, because the client had a clear passion for swimming. Eight years ago, the Jetform team had constructed a 10 x 5m indoor pool in the basement at the same property. This time around, the client brief was to provide a training pool to be used daily throughout the year.
While the lower to middle end of the residential swimming pool market has been floundering, the luxury and super luxury end of the water leisure market continues to flourish. For over 30 years swimming pool specialists Guncast have been quietly building up a reputation for creating luxurious superpools for private clients across the UK. Innovative specialities from the industry front-runners […]
Howards Hydrocare Ltd of Nazeing, Essex, was contracted to install a combined water feature and swimming pool within a walled area of a Hertfordshire home. The customers wanted a black finish to the pool – with a sparkle – and after much searching, they settled on a glass mosaic from Bisazza. The Mask of Neptune […]