Origin Pools Blog

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The Art Of Effective Dehumidification Design For Indoor Pools

As experts in indoor pool construction, we often encounter questions about the atmosphere within pool houses. Many wonder why some pool houses have a persistent chlorinated smell or suffer from excessive condensation.
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5 Mental Health Benefits Of Swimming - Swimming Serenity

Indoor pools represent more than just a new addition to your property; they symbolise a sanctuary, a tranquil escape from the chaos of daily life. Understanding the mental health benefits of swimming is crucial for anyone considering the installation of an indoor pool.

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Pool Circulation Explained

When it comes to indoor pool design, aesthetics may catch the eye, but it's the unseen elements that truly elevate and define the quality of your swimming experience. One such critical aspect is pool circulation design – the unsung hero responsible for keeping your pool water crystal clear throughout the year.

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Designing Your Indoor Pool - Key Considerations

When embarking on the journey of designing an indoor pool, aesthetics such as finishes, style, and colour schemes often take the spotlight. However, it's the underlying design principles that ultimately shape the success of your project.

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High Humidity In Indoor Pools - Understanding The Risks And Finding Solutions

Drawing from our expertise in the indoor pool industry, we have witnessed the profound influence of humidity on both human health and the structural integrity of buildings.

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Mastering Condensation: Vital For Indoor Pool Well-being

With decades of experience in the pool industry, we’ve had the privilege of witnessing firsthand the complexities and subtleties that indoor pool environments entail.

Part Two - Exploring The Unseen Expenses Of Indoor Pool Construction

We had many questions off the back of our last blog so this is part two, taking you further into the overlooked factors of indoor pool construction that can make or break your project.

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Exploring The Unseen Expenses Of Indoor Pool Construction

When it comes to building an indoor pool, there's a whole lot more to consider than just what meets the eye. In our 40 years of experience in the pool industry, we’ve seen it all.

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Understanding the cost factors of pool design

When it comes to designing your dream pool, understanding what influences the cost is crucial. As a company with over 40 years of experience in the world of indoor pool construction, we’ve seen how different elements can impact budgets. Let's delve into some key aspects that require consideration when planning your perfect pool:

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The Role Of Architects - Do You Need One?

When embarking on the journey of adding an indoor pool to your property, a common question inevitably emerges: "Do I begin with an architect?" The world of indoor pool construction possesses unique intricacies, demanding a particular set of expertise. Let's delve into this subject to provide you with a clearer perspective:

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Navigating Planning Permission For Your Dream Pool House

When it comes to considering the addition of a pool house to your property, one of the foremost questions that often arises is, "Will I need planning permission?”. As seasoned industry experts, we’ve encountered this query countless times and are here to provide some clarity on the subject.

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Integrating Luxury - The Pros and Cons of Pool House Extensions

In this article, we delve into the world of pool house extensions—an increasingly favoured option that combines the indulgence of an indoor swimming pool with the comfort and convenience of your main home.

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Exploring the unique appeal of a stand-alone pool house

At Origin, we often have clients wanting to know more about the differences between stand-alone pool houses and extensions to the home.

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Top 5 money-saving indoor pool design ideas

Deciding to add an indoor pool to your home is an increasingly common request, whether it's for fitness, health, general well-being or just for spending quality time with your children and family - it is undoubtedly a desirable luxury.

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5 reasons to choose timber frame construction for your pool house

When it comes to designing and building the pool house of your dreams, there's more to consider than just the location of your power sockets and light switches.

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How much does it cost to run an indoor swimming pool

As the cost of energy continues to rise, homeowners contemplating the addition of an indoor pool must make informed choices to manage the heating and operating expenses effectively.

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Top 5 Ways to Keep Running Costs Down

At Origin, we’ve got you covered… just like your pool should be to keep running costs down!