The Top 5 Tips For Your Pool Renovation
Are you thinking of renovating your pool? What should you think about first? Do you have a plan? What will it cost? Do you have a budget? Do you have any ideas about how you want it to look when it is finished? Sooo many questions and things to consider. Here are the Top 5 Tips for your Pool Renovation that might help answer some of these questions.
If you have a concrete pool and you would like to restore it to its former glory, getting rid of cracks and some of those rough surfaces this will extend the function and life of the pool. Fibreglass pools can also be resurfaced or even change colours to modernise the look. Install new tiles, especially mosaics tiles can enhance your pool for a different look either a new border or even a feature mosaic, these little touches can change the style of your pool altogether. A decorative tile can make a big difference.
A water slide can be a game changer if you are looking to encourage the entire family back to the pool. Again the range of Pool Slides is vast from small portable slides for the young ones like the SlideAwayTM the Safe Removable Pool Slide which can be set up in just minutes then packed away when not is use. For your older children you can’t beat either the Helix2TM Slide, the TyphoonTM or the Turbo TwisterTM slide carrying weights up to 124kg. But if you have the space you can build your own custom made slide to really give your pool that extra WOW Factor! Safety and Quality are always top of mind when adding a slide and you can find more information at www.slides.net.au
The soothing sound of running water makes a pool look luxurious and very calming, there are many types and styles of water features including various ready made styles like, water blades, waterfalls, rockeries, fountains, spray jets … the list goes on. Enhance your surroundings with new landscaping, oversized pots are very popular. Add an outdoor shower. Artificial rock is quite amazing these days and definitely adds an extra element to the look of your pool, you can even include you slide in the rockery to make it a special fun corner for the kids to “Hide” with a cave and water fall.
Pool Games will keep the family amused for hours – just imagine the competitions that can be had between the adults and the kids or maybe boys –v- girls. Pool Volleyball and Pool Basketball are the most popular and you should always make sure the game you choose will last for many years. Quality counts!
Install Hand Rails
Install hand rails and ladders to provide easy access in and out of the pool. Rails are something that people don’t normally think of when they build a pool because they are usually young and agile but as we age the use of rails become more popular. These day rails can become a real feature of the pool with their modern ‘designer’ looks and use of marine grade material makes the rails and ladders last for many years.
By implementing any of the top 5 tips for your pool renovation, you’ll make sure that you’re giving it that added feature(s) which will transform your swimming pool.