Tag Archive: pool

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

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

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

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

Anchors away!

Lane swimming is a popular pass time for all levels of swimmer.  Some use it for gentle exercise while others train for competitive sports.  In many pools lane swimming can be occurring at… Continue reading

Health and Safety Topic – Drainage Gullies

‘ Floor gullies, gutters and valleys should not constitute a tripping hazard, and the drainage outlet should have no sharp edges. They should also be easy to maintain and clean.’ Extract from Managing… Continue reading

Are your swimming pool tiles ready to pop?

Swimming pool tiles do not always remain stuck to the screed or swimming pool tank. They can become de-bonded for any number of reasons. Once one tile is affected, the adjacent tiles will… Continue reading

Spas – It is the little things that matter

Spas are a fantastic place to relax and are an indulgent treat for those of us who like to be pampered. Spa services and surroundings are often luxurious and clients demand the best… Continue reading