Private Swimming Pool Builders UK
Pace Pools are leaders in the design and construction of high specification private and commercial luxury swimming pools, spas and hydrotherapy pools throughout the UK. We cover everywhere from London to Bristol, Liverpool to Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Swansea and beyond.
We have over 25 years experience in the design and building of luxury pools. Our specialist team focus on perfection at every stage of the build, working with you to complete your dream pool.
If you’re considering a pool or spa, get in touch with our team by calling 07809 301404 / 0800 043 1130 and we’ll help you achieve your perfect pool.
Luxury Swimming Pool Designers UK
You’ve finally decided to take the plunge and invest in a luxury pool. But where do you start and how easy is the process? At Pace Pools we aim to make designing your pool or spa a breeze. Whether you’re looking for a lap pool in your spa retreat in Aberdeen, whirlpool in your health club in Swansea or party pool in home garden in Dorset, our team will guide you every step of the way.
After you’ve decided on the purpose of your pool, it’s positioning and the space you have the next step is choosing the design. The intended use of the pool with play a big part in the design process for instance, if your pool is required for exercise or simply to relax. We, of course, can incorporate a variety of uses into your finished pool. That’s why what makes our pools truly bespoke, they’re tailored to your every want and need.
Private Swimming Pool Design, Build and Installation England, Scotland and Wales
Choosing a pool builder is no small task and definitely not a decision to rush. That’s why our designers are there to guide you, we don’t rush you for a sale. Our pools last lifetimes so it’s vital to us that you’re happy with the decisions you make and that they’re right for you. Our guide on choosing the elements of your pool or spa will offer an insight into the types of options available and considerations you’ll need to take into account when choosing your dream pool. Designing and building a pool in the UK.
Choosing Your UK Swimming Pool Builder
Once you’ve decided to have a spa or pool built, it’s important to choose a builder you can trust to install it. While we’d love that to be us, it’s important to find a company you feel comfortable with and that’s the right fit for you.
Check Your Swimming Pool Builder’s Credentials
A good place to start when choosing your pool builder is to check their credentials. Ask for the company’s phone number and physical address Find out how long they’ve been in business and how many pools they’ve installed. Ask who handles the installation and if subcontractors are used. Don’t be afraid to ask questions.
Swimming Pool Builder UK Reviews
Researching other peoples’ personal experiences is a great way to learn more about the company. Word of mouth is often the most reliable way to gauge if a company is a good fit for you. Take caution if you only see reviews the company have given you rather than those posted on social media or an independent platform.
Keep in mind that most business will receive a negative review at some point, but use this a way of finding out how they handle complaints.
Building A Swimming Pool In Scotland, Wales, North East, Lancashire and North West England
How To Protect A Pool Or Hot tub In Cold Weather
If you live in the UK you’re no stranger to cold winters, especially in more northern areas. It’s important to make sure your pool is winter ready as the days become much cooler. With a few simple steps, it’s easy to keep your pool maintained and ready to jump into at the first sign of summer.
Balancing Your Pool Water Chemistry
Use a test kit and make sure the chlorine, alkalinity, pH, and total hardness are at the recommended levels. Make sure to balance the water chemistry before getting your pool ready for winter. You may find it useful to add a higher dose of chlorine and algaecide to protect your pool during the winter if it’s not being used.
Cleaning Your Pool Before Winter
Ensure your pool is clear of leaves and debris. Leaves contain tannins that dissolve in the water and stain the pool surface if left for extended periods of time. Clean out the filters and pump housing too. Left over debris eats could make your pool turn green in colour.
Making Sure Pool Pipes Don’t Freeze
If you’re not going to keep your pool running, and therefore the water the moving, over winter you’ll need to drain all of the water from the pool equipment. When water freezes, it expands with tremendous force. The pressure it puts on your pipes can rupture them.
Covering Your Pool or Spa
Covering your pool if you have a lot of trees & leaves saves a lot of cleaning, especially as Autumn arrives. A safety pool cover is also important protect your pets and children from accidentally falling in too. By investing in a good quality pool cover you can save yourself a lot of unnecessary time and cost in the long run.