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EVERY POOL requires filtering and disinfection to kill harmful bacteria and control the spread of algae and other organisms.

SAFE WATER FOR EVERY POOL

What’s the smart, scalable answer for pool water disinfection? The many pool types in this magazine have one vital thing in common. They all require filtering and disinfection to kill harmful bacteria and control the spread of algae. Chlorination is the well-proven way to keep bathers safe, so the real question for pool operators is: […]

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ROB CARLIN AND GARETH WARD mark the move into a mammoth warehouse, distribution and showroom headquarters.

A SUPERIOR DECADE OF SUCCESS

It all started ten years ago as an on-line selling idea with the business set up and run from his bedroom. After a remarkable decade, Superior Wellness is now widely recognised as Europe’s largest hot tub and swim spa distributor, as well as the world’s fastest growing manufacturer. The Superior journey began in 2011 when, […]

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THE 2021 TOP WINNERS were tenth anniversary team, Superior Wellness.

OH WHAT A NIGHT!

The UK spa and hot tub industry came together for an outstanding night of celebration for the presentation of the 2021 UK Pool & Spa Awards. Held in December, in the climate of the continuing global pandemic, an audience of 200 were asked to show a current negative Covid test before being allowed entry to […]

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AWG HAS DELIVERED a sales boost to its dealers with the Reef Spas 3D Visualizer.

SALES BOOST FOR REEF SPA DEALERS

Aqua Warehouse Group, recognised as one of the UK’s leading providers of outdoor living products to the hot tub trade, is investing in the latest technology to help their dealers with the creation of the Reef Spas 3D Visualizer. AWG have developed the innovative sales tool to help their dealers stand out from the crowd. […]

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SPA TEAM TRIBUTE TO MISSING COLLEAGUE

Travelling down from central Scotland for the award presentations in Birmingham in December, the team from Penguin Spas booked a table for seven employees but left one seat empty as a mark of respect to a former colleague. Russell McCrum, Penguin Spas employee and friend, sadly passed away in July at the young age of […]

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A WHOPPING 75% of the first Velocity counter current unit is already pre-sold.

TOP PERFORMING SWIM JET IS UK MADE

Nearly a year of research and design preceded the Lighthouse Pools launch of its new Velocity counter current system, unveiled at the end of last year. Fully patented, most signifcantly, the new unit is British manufactured, neatly side-stepping the extended waiting times and carbon foot print, associated from importing around the world. OUTRIGHT SUCCESS Tested […]

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HOSTING A DAY AT THE RACES were the PPG team from left to right: David Sargentson (General Manager), Kristy Carlisle (Technical Support Manager), Jimmy Lamb (Commercial Manager), Claire Hansberry (Business Development Manager, South), Dave Bretherton (Business Development Manager, North), Hannah Chappel (Business Development Manager, Central).

PPG HOST A DAY AT THE RACES

Pollet Pool Group UK entertained a number of its customers to a day Newbury races recently. The day was put on to thank those customers for their business in what has been a record year of sales for PPG. The gathering started with a short presentation from General Manager, David Sargentson providing an overview of […]

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SCS WERE CHOSEN to provide the pool shell on this natural swimming pool.

SOLID GROUND

We meet the UK’s leading swimming pool concrete specialists… Being in the building trade from leaving school, David Bland fell into constructing swimming pools immediately after finishing his apprenticeship. Within three years, he had started a swimming pool construction company, with a colleague, that went on to become a prolific pool building team that was […]

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SELF-BUILD PROJECTS can still be pools of home owners’ dreams. Pic All Swim

KIT AND CABOODLE

With established pool builders’ order books full for the majority of 2022, demand continues to outstrip the ability to meet the desire for home swimming pools across the UK. Frustrated by that lack of availability and invariably, also by price, the more ambitious would-be swimming pool owners are taking on the installation themselves. Switched on […]

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MORE THAN 70 COMPANIES were celebrating at the 2021 UK Pool & Spa Awards

GLITTERING CELEBRATIONS

More than 70 companies will be kicking of the new year with a timely marketing boost following their success in the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards competition. Open to all water leisure business across commercial, residential and wellness sectors, regardless of trade affiliation, the popular contest attracted more than 200 entries and the widest […]

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HEALTH AND WELLBEING for all ages is an important new focus. Picture – Good Boost

UNDER PRESSURE

Jane Herbert reports on the conflicting demands for community water space… Commercial pool operators have rarely been under so much pressure. Swim England’s September 2021 report – A Decade of Decline – highlighted the urgent need for investment to combat ageing pool stock. Months of COVID restrictions have led to some facilities not re-opening at […]

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VENTILATION TECHNOLOGY

Recotherm have over 30 years’ experience in pool environment control. They cater for a wide range of needs and supply swimming pool ventilation systems to local authorities, hotels, leisure centres, gyms and to private individuals. They offer full fresh air dehumidification with air-to-air renewable heating & cooling • Substantial cooling as standard • Dehumidifcation & […]

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HYPROLYSER

Need Chlorine but don’t want to handle or store hazardous chemicals on-site? Electronic Chlorination Technology assures safe, clean pool water without them! When it comes to water disinfection, safety and reliability are of paramount importance. Gaffey’s Hyprolyser systems are one of the safest, most reliable in-situ generator systems on the market. Manufactured here in the […]

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REFLECT, INSULATE, ELIMINATE

RaeGuard™ is the new heat retention cover from GeoBubble™ Designed specifically for indoor pools, or for pools that are in use throughout the day, RaeGuard™ enters the market as a cost-effective solution for heat retention, with 90% of the performance of a traditional 5mm foam cover. Find out more at the link below. Geobubble 01424 […]

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POOL & SPA PRODUCTS

A full range of INNOVATIVE and EXCLUSIVE Pool and Spa products are available in 2022. The hth® product range will replace the Fi-Clor® product range. hth® has more than 90 years of Innovations and is a strong worldwide brand with qualitative and innovative water treatment solutions. hth® is looking forward to starting a new chapter […]

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NAXOS STEPS

Now available from Aqua Spa Supplies the Naxos range of steps are an ideal solution for swim spas. These modern looking steps come in 3 or 4 tread versions with either grey or black non-slip treads. The Naxos is easy to assemble with a solid and stable design made with aluminium handrail and frame. Optional […]

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STEPPING UP

In stock and ready for delivery the Inspire Non-Slip Hot Tub steps. These steps are both durable and versatile and can be assembled to suit either curved or straight edged hot tub cabinets. They are super wide at 92cm wide and 41 cm high. Easy to assemble, plus 100% waterproof and UV resistant. The safe, […]

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CLIMATE FRIENDLY

With energy efficiency being on everyone’s mind at the moment, Sunbeach Spas are collaborating with Climacube to bring to market the Sunbeach HB1200 – a compact, heat-pump type heater unit specifically designed to work with hot tubs up to 1200 litres capacity. Climacube’s patented thermodynamic technology brings up to 80% savings on power usage, and […]

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ALL BASES COVERED

Boost your point of purchase sales and help customers get everything they need to maximise their spa experience with the tubhub range from Golden Coast. As a one-stop-shop for products, tubhub covers all aspects of hot tub ownership, including access and maintenance as well as relaxation and entertainment. Golden Coast directly sources accessories from manufacturers […]

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MORE RELAX FILTERS

Plastica have increased its range of Relax Filter Cartridges for 2022. The Pod System is compatible with 20g tablets and is available to be used with the most popular cartridges that feature either a removable lid or build-in shelf to hold the dosing Pod. The lid is part of a compatible cartridge and the Dosing […]

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TURBO POWER

INVERX, the latest in heat pump technology. Combining silent operation with a powerful turbo performance. The patented Turbo Silence Tech® control balances the Inverter compressor control and heat exchanger technology. The result? Faster heating, a lower electricity bill and… the sound of silence. -High COP -TUV certified -Silent operation -Wi-Fi connectivity -Boost function -Parts & […]

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BRITISH-MADE COVER!

Research has shown that an uncovered pool can lose as much as 5˚c heat in 5 hours; installing a Thermo-safe cover can reduce heat loss in the same period to as little as 0.65˚c. Thermo-safe saves on heating costs and reduces chemical usage that would otherwise be lost through evaporation. -Nine different colours options -For […]

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VELOCITY SWIMJET

A powerful, energy-efficient and high-performance jet providing the ultimate swimming experience for the modern athlete. The Velocity SwimJet is the next generation in counter-current swimming machines. Designed and manufactured in the UK by HeatForm, Velocity has been created after years of research and development to produce the most powerful and pleasant resistant-swimming experience. HeatForm 01752 […]

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GLOBAL COVERAGE

The well-established Jolly Gel brand is Europe’s number one swimming pool flocculent for private & commercial swimming pools. It has been on the market for 25 years and is now own-labelled for stockists in 37 countries worldwide. Jolly Gel is renowned for quickly restoring pool water back to sparkling clear condition. This popular flocculent eliminates […]

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TAKING CONTROL

GC PoolCop remotely monitors every aspect of a pool, from temperature and lighting to filter status and disinfection levels — giving you full control at your fingertips via a web interface. With GC PoolCop you can ensure profitable pool management contracts, maximise resources, optimise service call outs and increase efficiency. Help your customers experience better […]

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STAINLESS STEEL

Astral Pool should be your first choice for stainless steel solutions, as they offer complete stainless steel package. -Stage one – Assessment and specification based on initial needs including outline drawings. -Stage two – Site survey, design meeting attendance. -Stage three – Installation and commissioning via specialist team. Contact us for full project proposal, budget […]

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