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ONE-PIECE & FIBREGLASS POOLS

One-Piece Pool Convenience

LPW Pools are constructed with six consecutive layers of vinyl ester resin reinforced with glass fibre incorporating a 15mm thick insulating honeycomb structure

With quality materials and finishes combined with the benefit of being able to be installed in a matter of days rather than weeks, one-piece pools are the perfect solution for a hassle-free pool build experience. Add in some impressive warranties and more choice than ever before and it’s easy to see why the have been embraced by both owners and installers. We discover what’s on they market for the season ahead By Jon Wadeson

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emand for one-pieces in the UK has exploded over recent years and their popularity can be put down to a winning combination of greats looks, quick and relatively straight forward installation, low ongoing maintenance and competitive pricing. With fittings and equipment including the plumbing in place and ready to go, so they cause the minimum amount of fuss and installation disruption – a fact that shouldn’t be under estimated. If time really is money, it’s no great surprise that both owners and installers are embracing them. Peace of mind has also played its part with the majority of concerns from previous years having been addressed with improved strength and reliability backed up with

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impressive warranties. There’s also now a massive range of finishing options too so in short, it’s difficult to see any downside to these wonderful forms of construction which can often last up to 50 years. Even access challenges are rarely an issue thanks to an array of creative delivery methods and options to split the pool and join it again on site. In short, one-piece pools provide an impressive and hard to ignore package of benefits versus other more traditional pool options and for many, it’s a package that’s just too tempting to ignore. Last year saw a number of new brands entering the UK market – each hoping to enjoy some of the action within the buoyant sector. With new entrants comes more choice

and in this issue, we discover what’s in the one-piece pools sector.

EXPERIENCE COUNTS – LPW ONEPIECE POOLS FROM FAIRLOCKS With over 55 years’ of experience, innovation, design and manufacturing of one-piece pools, LPW Pools are now being made available in the UK through Fairlocks Pool Products. The pools are manufactured as a single, complete pool shell that can be lowered into the preprepared hole in the ground and complete installation should take just one week. The strictly controlled manufacturing process ensures the pools are built to the highest quality. LPW Pools are constructed with six consecutive layers of vinyl ester resin reinforced with glass fibre incorporating a

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SPN (Swimming Pool News) April 2018  

Informing the pool and spa industry since 1959. Covering the UK's wet leisure market, SPN (Swimming Pool News) is the UK's longest running a...

SPN (Swimming Pool News) April 2018  

Informing the pool and spa industry since 1959. Covering the UK's wet leisure market, SPN (Swimming Pool News) is the UK's longest running a...