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Eco-Friendly Pools

  • Posted: Nov 04, 2019
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Eco-Friendly Pools

Pools are a luxury, especially in times when water is scarce. If you are considering building a new pool this summer you have to think of ways to make your pool more sustainable. From natural and solar-heated pools to moss filters or pool sharing – there are many sustainable ways to enjoy your pool this summer.

According to Water Wise, there are about 168 000 pools in South Africa. Residential pools can hold anything from 20 000 to 80 000 litres of water. The average evaporation rate in summer is between 6mm and 8 mm a day. That is 2600 litres of evaporated water every month, and 31 200 litres of evaporated water every year. That’s 208, 10-minute showers a year.

Whether you are building a new pool or if you already have one, these tips can help you be more water-wise, making your pool more eco-friendly.

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How to get the most out of your swimming pool

  • Posted: Aug 26, 2019
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How to get the most out of your swimming pool

Spring is finally here and your swimming pool may already be beckoning you to take a dip. Whether you have already taken a traditional Spring day swim or you are waiting for the water and weather to warm up a bit more, here are five ways to ensure your pool is at its best this season. Continue reading

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