Wednesday, 22 October 2014

The Benefits of Plunge Pools in Perth Homes

The main reason for having a pool is to have a place to regularly go swimming, and swimming has several benefits for children. Renowned Swiss developmental psychologist Jean Piaget, if alive today, would have probably been pleased to find out that an activity as fun as swimming is scientifically proven to bring significant benefits to children’s learning and cognitive development stages.

However, having a pool in Perth homes do not only benefit children. Even adults can help maintain a healthier lifestyle by swimming laps regularly. After all, swimming is considered to be among, if not, the most holistic exercises out there, because it uses and activates muscles in the entire body. Of course, there is also the perk of being able to keep it cool during the hot, summer days – even nights.

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Build Your Plunge Pool with the Right Materials

If you’re thinking of building a pool in your Perth home, you should consider what materials to use. A swimming pool can be made of concrete, vinyl, granite, or fibreglass. These materials are most commonly used for pools due to their unique perks, including durability, elegance, and low maintenance.

Fibreglass plunge pools in Perth come in one or several pieces, and can be installed within one to three days. That’s quite faster than concrete pool installation, which may last for several weeks or even months. Shorter installation time means less expensive labour needs. Also, fibreglass normally has a smooth finish, which contributes to its durability by preventing algae build-up.

Saturday, 11 October 2014

With Affordable Perth Swimming Pools, Say Hello to Summer this October

If you’re concerned with affordability, we can provide you economic choices like no other. At Palm City Pools, we are experts at refurbishing Perth swimming pools, and we carry a selection of less expensive but high-quality fibreglass pools to suit your budget. Our careful restoration process revives the beauty of old pools, so you can purchase products that will truly enhance your outdoor living area. We have also released our two BRAND NEW swimming pools the Florina and Edessa. Be sure to check out our stunning new pool shapes at

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Fibreglass Swimming Pools in Perth: A Great Choice for Fitness Buffs?

Perth has its share of great places to go for a swim, like the Beatty Park Leisure Centre and the Fremantle Leisure Centre. However, since these are open to the public, individuals looking for some swimming exercise can expect the pools to get pretty crowded. Thus, they can consider having their own fibreglass swimming pools in Perth. Generally speaking, swimming is a good way to stay fit and healthy because doing so allows individuals to move their whole body against the water’s force. Since water is denser than air, it’s believed that as long as swimmers make the most out of their time in the water, they can burn more calories than they would out of the pool.

Advantages of Fibreglass Pools

Having a pool gives more than just aesthetic value. If you plan to sell your house soon, you’d be glad to know that having a swimming pool in your yard could actually increase the property’s selling value. Of course, adding a pool is a significant investment, and it requires careful consideration before proceeding with installation.

One of the first hurdles you’ll encounter is choosing the type of pool to install. While concrete and vinyl pools are viable options, more and more people are getting fibreglass pools.

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Inground Pools in Perth: Knowing and Weighing Your Options Carefully

Swimming pools in Perth come in different materials and designs. You will most certainly be looking for a pool that is pleasant-looking, long-lasting, and affordable. A pool with every one of those qualities might be a tall order, but you can most surely find one that offers more perks. For instance, if you’re contemplating having an above-ground pool, chances are, you’ll have to deal with wear and limited depth, whereas an inground pool offers you not just longevity, but safety and design flexibility too.

Sunday, 5 October 2014

Fibreglass Plunge Pools in Perth Are Better than Other Types of Pool

Despite the amazing qualities of a fibreglass pool, its longevity and efficiency will greatly depend on its installation. To ensure that the pool is well-installed, level and supplied with the correct filtration equipment you need to hire professional Perth pool companies like Palm City Pools to carry out the installation. Their experience with pool installation and the plethora of equipment they use for construction and refurbishment can guarantee the durability of your pool.

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Fighting Obesity: Pools for Seniors

A large percentage of senior citizens in Australia are rapidly increasing along with the rest of the population. Some studies add that as many as one million seniors in the country today are overweight.

Further studies add that being overweight or obese puts people at greater risk of developing diabetes, hypertension, osteoarthritis and respiratory ailments, among other things. Of course, exercise can help seniors lose the excess weight, but at their age, strenuous activities like lifting weights or even prolonged running may cause injuries.