restrictions are in place in many countries and often in
parts of South Africa. From now on a pool cover is no
longer an option. It’s an essential part of your water
saving plan. And if your looking for something better
than a net, SOLAR-TEMP
has the answer.
5 Reasons why a Bubble Cover is Best
swimming pools evaporate over twice their volume every
year Take a look at your pool
and visualise how much water that is… quite a lot isn’t
it. On a standard 8m x 4m pool, that’s almost 80,000
litres of water every year lost which is up to 30% of
your household water bill. A thermal blanket will
eliminate over 90% of this water loss.
If your pool
is heated via electricity you can cut your heating
A bubble blanket is up to twice as effective at
retaining heat as a pool cover, ensuring your heating
does half the work. This saves you money.
blankets require less maintenance. Unlike other covers, a
bubble blanket is safe to leave uncovered in the sun
without voiding the warranty.
A bubble blanket blocks out sunlight. Sunlight is what assists
algae growth, so blocking it out will reduce your
chemical usage and maybe even filtering hours. Saving
you even more money.
Get a return on your investment: With
all of the above benefits, a bubble Pool Blanket will
pay for itself in under 2 years.
With all those reasons what are you waiting for
The PowerPlastics Solid Safety
PowerPlastics Solid Safety Cover is the single most
effective physical barrier to prevent child drowning and
to secure a pool, conforming to international safety
standards as it supports the weight of two adults and a
child. Importantly, there are no fiddly hooks and
eyelets, making the cover quick and easy to use. This
blend of simplicity of design, coupled with practical
and user-friendly fastening systems are what make this
cover the desirable choice over other pool safety
systems on the market.
PowerPlastics Solid Safety Cover can also be used to
reduce water, chemical and power usage, making it a
great cover choice for the eco-friendly home too, as
well as a way to winterize or shut down the pool in the
added convenience, the PowerPlastics Solid Safety Cover
can be automated with a motorised Rollup Station. Two
systems are available – EasyRoll and the Vektor.
Simplicity of design and ease of use: supported across
the pool by aluminium battens that are secured into the
PVC cover, one end is anchored into place with removable
anchor bolts. The opposite end has corresponding
ratchets which allow the cover to be tightened. Two
people are required to operate the cover.
strapping system makes it difficult for a small child to
tamper with or attempt to release the cover.
drawback with first generation PVC covers is that rain
or sprinkler water can collect on top of a PVC pool
cover, forming a small pool that curious toddlers may be
tempted to play in. Our second generation PowerPlastics
Solid Safety Cover features drainage holes to eliminate
these pools forming on top of the cover.
Durable: made from 550-600 gsm
PVC, aluminium battens and industrial strength stainless
Please note that the weight of
the PowerPlastics Solid Safety Cover will increase
according to the pool size. While there are different
methods to cover and uncover one’s pool which do not
involve picking the entire cover up – ever – there is a
certain inherent weight to the cover. The weight can be
calculated as follows: m2 x 1.5kg.
variety of colours mean this cover can blend into the
look and feel of the outdoor living area. Comes in
Blue/Black, Black, Racing Green, Brown and StoneGrey.
PowerPlastics Solid Safety Cover and all parts carry a
one year warranty. The expected lifespan of the cover is
three to six years. The aluminium battens should last
three times that period.