Is it OK to leave an EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission cover on your pool over the winter?

23rd October 2020, 12:30 pm

Is it OK to leave an EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission cover on your pool over the winter?

Looking out the window this morning in rainy East Sussex, it’s becoming clear that winter is fast approaching and that pool season in the UK is coming to an end. This is probably why one of the questions we’re being asked most often lately is whether or not EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission can be used as…

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Product feature: EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission

23rd September 2020, 12:00 pm

Product feature: EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission

Winner of the Institute of Physics’ Business Innovation Award in 2018, EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission is our high performance solar cover material with GeoBubble™ technology. This swimming pool cover material was designed to maximise solar gains to your pool whilst filtering simultaneously preventing algae growth. A patented EnergyGuard™ Selective Transmission cover on your pool could increase…

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World Water Week

27th August 2020, 4:00 pm

World Water Week

In case you weren’t aware, this week (August 23rd- 28th, 2020) was World Water Week. Normally, there’d be a huge international event in Stockholm, Sweden to celebrate, but this year, as with many things, it has become a virtual event, with attendees encouraged to visit remotely via WWWeek At Home.  For many of us water…

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Product feature: CoolGuard™ Ultra

12th August 2020, 9:00 am

Product feature: CoolGuard™ Ultra

As we have discussed at length on this website and particularly in the GeoBlog, the main objective of a pool cover is to reduce evaporation, though a cover has the added benefits of working as a barrier to debris and increasing the pool’s temperature through solar gains. Usually, we talk about temperature gains as a…

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Getting the Most Out of Your GeoBubble™ Pool Cover

15th July 2020, 8:01 am

Getting the Most Out of Your GeoBubble™ Pool Cover

If you’ve got this far, then you’ll know that covering your pool is going to save you time and money, but do you know how to get the very best savings possible? The team here at GeoBubble™ have collated some key tips and advice to help you get the most out of your pool cover, and…

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11 steps for a summer-ready pool

18th June 2020, 3:17 pm

11 steps for a summer-ready pool

How to open up your pool after the winter 1. Remove cover Wind up the pool cover carefully ensuring as few leaves and debris enter the pool as possible. 2. Clean the cover Place the cover flat side up with the bubbles facing down. If possible use the space available around the pool by setting…

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The story of the GeoBubble™

13th May 2020, 12:46 pm

The story of the GeoBubble™

nce upon a time, somewhere not so far away, villagers across the land were enjoying the swimming season, splashing and playing in their pools without a care in the world. However, when they left them uncovered, they found that leaves, dirt and debris would float into their pools, and that much water was lost to…

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Algae and your pool

29th January 2020, 2:12 pm

Algae and your pool

We’ve all been there. You have been busy and looking forward to enjoying your pool when you peel back your pool cover for a quick dip and are confronted with what can only be described as pea soup coloured water. Despite your best efforts with your chemicals and balancing your chlorine and pH, you have…

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Which colour pool cover should I buy?

12th February 2020, 2:22 pm

Which colour pool cover should I buy?

Dark blue, light blue, gold or silver? There are lots of colour options on the market, with pool retailers offering a wide range of choices. Is it simply an aesthetic choice, or can the colour of your cover make a real difference to your pool? Firstly, let’s look at the benefits all pool covers will…

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Why should I cover my pool?

12th March 2020, 9:07 am

Why should I cover my pool?

Climate change is becoming an increasing concern for pool owners looking to reduce their energy and resource consumption. The industry has responded with heat pumps to heat the pools more efficiently and salt water chlorinators to reduce chemical consumption. A pool owner can even insulate the walls and floor of the pool. But many pool…

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