Category Archive: Swimming Pools

Is your pool safe from voids?

Do you want to help prevent void issues arising in your pool? Regular surveys of your pool are a great investment, as early intervention can prevent small issues developing into larger costly ones.… Continue reading

Don’t close your pool to repair mosaic tiles!

Mosaic tiles are a common sight in many swimming pools and Commercial & Specialised Diving are frequently called out to repair and replace these delicate tiles. In your average public swimming pool, there… Continue reading

When was your last Balance Tank Clean?

It’s easy to ignore what you can’t see, however if you leave a balance tank without a clean or inspection then the damages can be extremely costly, not to mention any health issues… Continue reading

Tis the season to be busy

November has proved to be our busiest month ever, with enquiries at a company record high. Commercial & specialised Diving would like to thank all of our loyal returning customers as well as… Continue reading

Drain down disasters and how to fix them

What do you do if tiles start to pop off when the pool is refilled? Drain it again? No, contact Commercial & Specialised Diving immediately! When pools are re-filled, this often leads to… Continue reading

Are your outlet grilles a lethal danger to swimmers?

‘There should be at least two outlets per suction line at a sufficient distance apart to prevent a body being drawn or trapped by two suction line outlets. The amount of suction produced… Continue reading

Do not drain your pool at Christmas!

Christmas is a traditional time for leisure centres to shut down and carry out annual maintenance on their swimming pool. This can involve draining the pool dry, however doing so could cost more… Continue reading

Sparkle Clean

When new pools are built or old ones are refurbished a lot of debris can be generated by the building work. Dust and dirt can settle on the pool floor with dropped fixings… Continue reading

Did you know? – As a client you are responsible for divers safety

When engaging the services of a diving contractor the client is responsible for ensuring the work is conducted safely. Clients need to ensure the diving contractor can carry out the task safely. This… Continue reading

How to deal with broken glass in your pool

It is every pool owners worst nightmare… getting broken glass in a swimming pool. Broken glass is a major cutting hazard in pools as it is extremely difficult to see. It lies on… Continue reading