Should I get a pool? What about a swim spa? (Expert advice, costs and more)
Dreaming about a pool in your backyard? Wondering if a pool is a good idea or not? If cost and maintenance are a factor for you – you may be better off with a portable swim spa that's cheaper to install, more versatile and easier to maintain. In this article, we talk to a pool and swim spa expert about the pros and cons of both options.
"Swimming pools look great but realistically, how much will you use it? Probably a dozen times a year. The rest of the time you’ll be cleaning it, maintaining it and treating it."David Abdel, swim spa and pool expert
"With lots of powerful jets, they allow you to swim against a current of water. You could say they are like a treadmill for swimmers."David Abel, swim spa and pool expert
"The best swim spas are super easy to maintain and clean. They require very few chemicals and are self-cleaning."David Abdel, swim spa and pool expert
Best pool and spa design ideas (Backyards, decks, new builds and more)
Looking for fresh ideas for your outdoor space? Want to install a spa, pool or swim spa? In this article you’ll find all the design inspiration you’ll need to start planning your new-look backyard!
8 Reasons why a swim spa is better than a swimming pool
Tired of paying for and maintaining a pool all year but you, your family and friends can only use it for a few short months? Swim spas are usable all year so if you want to do “laps”, splash with the kids or relax with a glass of bubbles in July, a swim spa is the answer.
How much does a swim spa cost in New Zealand? (Prices, considerations and more...)
Want to know how much a swim spa costs? Wondering about swim spa prices and why there’s such a difference? This article fully answers those questions and more...