I’m not sure about you, but the appeal of having my own swimming pool arises from the idea of having my own backyard oasis – resort-style living at home. I picture sunshine, fun-times, and pure relaxation. What doesn’t immediately spring to mind is the weekly (sometimes daily) tasks that go hand in hand with keeping pool water clean, healthy, and safe to swim in. A big part of having a healthy swimming pool (that doesn’t go green and doesn’t give you sore ears …
How is the pool quality controlled?
When people think of pool quality control, two different things typically come to mind. The first one is ensuring the high quality of the manufacturing process. Compass Pools pride themselves on manufacturing of fibreglass swimming pools of the highest quality. How do we do it? You will find out while reading these handpicked advice articles. To prove to you that we take pool quality seriously, all of our pools come with a lifetime structural warranty, plus an enhanced cosmetic warranty.
Secondly, pool quality control might mean the process of maintaining the required pool water parameters over time. We do not focus on this aspect in this advice section; however, if you are concerned about the pool water quality control, you can read our article about our pool water cleaning and circulation system.
Anthony Cross: So Paul you’ve mentioned a lot about vinyl ester resins. You tell us that you’ve searched the world, you’ve been to the factories, you’ve sourced out the best product. But I also am aware in my role that you’re bringing these products in, particularly the vinyl ester resin and you’re reformulating them here in Australia before delivering them to our factory. What is important about doing that? Why is that something that you guys do?
Anthony Cross: Paul, you’ve worked with Compass for quite a few years. I guess it’s fair to say we do things a little differently to a lot of other fibreglass pool manufacturing companies. I know that you’ve spent a fair bit of time with us and your involvement stretches back many years, particularly with Ian Mewett who is the founder and owner of Compass Pools. What can you tell us about that collaboration between you and Ian and how that’s shaped your involvement in our industry and particularly with Compass Pools?