Why Tiles Fall Off Your Swimming Pool Walls

Swimming pools are a great commodity for people to exercise, swim, play sports and have fun in. However, they are high maintenance and things can often go wrong. So what do you do… Continue reading

Striker Plates and Ladder Feet

Removable ladders are used in swimming pools to gain access into and out of the water. On a busy day at a swimming pool these ladders can be used hundreds of times, by… Continue reading

Keeping Your Pool’s Health In The Balance

If your swimming pool is a deck level pool, a vanishing edge pool or has a wave machine, then chances are that it will have a balance tank. Balance tanks are used to… Continue reading

Wave Chamber Debris

Wave chambers use large voids built into the pool to displace water with wave making machinery. The waves are generated from the wave chamber voids to create the surf effect that give swimmers… Continue reading

Size Matters – How Big is your Pool?

Are your ladders dictating the size of your swimming pool? If the outer swimming lanes are wider than the middle lanes then it is likely that your ladders are jutting into the swimming… Continue reading

Is your moving floor adjusted correctly?

Swimming pool moving floors need to be adjusted on a regular basis to ensure they move correctly. If the floor is too tight to the wall it can put excess pressure on the… Continue reading

Finger Grip Tiles

Finger grip tiles are an important part of deck level swimming pools.  They have coloured edges (called demarcation strips) to mark the edge of the pool and the recess (the finger grip) give… Continue reading

The Power of the Sea – Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon Project – A World First

The sea has immense power.  It sculpts the shape of our coastline, supplies us with food and now it is going to be used to generate electricity. A pathfinder project at Swansea Bay… Continue reading

Concrete Mattresses

Concrete mattresses comprise of moulded concrete shapes joined together that can adapt to the shape of the surface they are laying on. Their primary function is to protect the surface they are installed… Continue reading

Sacrificial Anodes

      Sacrificial anodes are one of a number of methods used to protect underwater metal structures from corrosion.  This is often referred to as Cathodic Protection. For example, if a piece… Continue reading