HOME SWIMMING POOL DESIGN
We provide impartial advice and a wealth of expertise during the design and build process, ensuring that the vision you have for your wellness space is most effectively realised. We will work with you to execute your ideas successfully through a study of expectation, making sure your dream luxury swimming pool and wellness suite materialise in a way that fulfils your expectations.
Starpool are on the front line of innovation and fresh approaches to the creation of top-class wellness products and facilities. We take zoning, layout and prospective and volumetric views into account..
We are a trailblazing company on the cutting edge of pool and spa facility design, and we know how to create products that make guests stop in their tracks. Our designs can be installed at homes, in places of business, hotels, day spas, and even on board boats. We’re passionate about creating world-class facilities that impress your clients, wow your family members and enthuse your friends, every time.
Our designers and engineers will take your ideas on board and recommend appropriate approaches to bringing them to life. Starpool are steeped in experience with a history of highly satisfied clients from all walks of life. We can help design and install the perfect luxury wellness facility for you, and will provide the aftercare your new wellness space deserves to keep it at optimal levels for years to come.
Find out more about how our expert team at Starpool can help you today.
Wondering about how your dream luxury swimming pool will be built?
As a leading indoor swimming pool contractor, Luxury Pools are experienced with every construction method on the market. We recommend concrete pool shells for indoor swimming pools. The benefits of sprayed concrete swimming pool shells outweigh all other options.
Typical timeframes for building your pool shell, waterproofing, curing and services installation typically range between 12-16 weeks (not including the commissioning stage). Here’s how we’ll go about building your pool in accordance with your design specification.
Constructing Your Pool Shell
Luxury Pools will initially confirm the finish floor level for your home indoor swimming pool. We will use this as our datum in conjunction with construction drawings to set out swimming pool dimensions. Once the exact size and positioning requirements of your pool have been confirmed, your contractor will excavate the feature space in preparation for your pool build
Shutter System and Steel Reinforcement
Luxury Pools will build a temporary shutter system from plywood, which will form four insulating walls for the pool walls and floor. We’ll then create a steel-reinforced cage based on structural design calculations for your home pool. This will be protected by the shutter system.
Fittings and Lights
Fittings are inserted into the steel cage before concrete spraying can go ahead. The steel cage will contain all your specified fittings and light niches for your indoor pool. These might include:
Return water inlets
Advanced filtration systems
Colour changing LED lighting
All fittings are covered for protective purposes.
From start to completion, the construction of your pool shell will take between 2 and 5 weeks, depending on dimensions and complexity of pool design. Once the shell is completed, we’ll leave it to cure for a minimum of 4 weeks. While the shell is curing, we’ll install UPVC pipework from the pool to the plantroom.
The next phase of your swimming pool construction is to waterproof the pool shell.
We use a factory pre-mixed render to guarantee a consistency that cannot be achieved through on-site mixing.
Luxury Pools recognise the importance of the waterproof layer.
We use Sika One 3-part, pre-bagged render systems.
These control water ingress and create a hard-wearing screen that withstands high water pressure and follows the contours of your pool structure.
Sika Render provides a waterproof finish that is recognised as the best cement-based waterproofing system for swimming pools.
• Sika has a 100-year track record of high-quality results
• Can be used to achieve grades 1-3 according to BS 8101-2009
• Is suitable for high water table according to BS 8102-2009
• Is drinking water inspectorate approved (ref no. 56.4.94)
• Is BBA approved
• Offer a guarantee when installed by a registered contractor, such as Luxury Pools
Additional Waterproof Coating
Once the waterproofing render has cured, Luxury Pools add a second waterproof layer in the form of world-leading Ardex S7 plus or Mapelastic, which is designed specifically for the waterproofing of indoor swimming pools. Once applied, a static water test will be applied to ensure the pool shell is completely watertight.
Upon completion of the static water test, we will leave your pool shell to dry again, before finishing it with final features and tiling. We’ll tile your luxury pool based on your choice from our extensive range of show-stopping tile designs. We’ll even design family emblem tiling for an absolute sense of grandeur in your home pool.
Heat and Ventilation Services
While your pool shell is being constructed, we’ll begin the primary phase of your heating and ventilation system. It’s important that air temperature and humidity is regulated in your indoor pool space, which is why Luxury Pools carry out HAVC work to ensure that the air in your pool space is healthy and recirculated correctly. Ventilation and heating systems involve installation of ductwork, either in the ceiling void, under the floor, or sometimes both. This will be dependent upon your pool design and available space.
Pool Filtration and Water Management Systems
State of the art filtration systems, pumps and dosing systems are installed to ensure you swim in crystal clear water. We will complete your luxury pool project by filling the swimming pool with our drinking water quality pool water. Luxury Pools use Dryden Aqua integrated water systems to remove toxic chlorine by-products and ensure that your pool water is consistently clean. Luxury Pools are the UK’s largest approved installers of the award-winning Daisy Water Filtration system, which incorporates the world’s best pool water filtration media, AFM. Once the plant and equipment are fully installed and the pool shell is complete, we can start to look at the commissioning stage.
A team of professionals with many years of experience in the design and realisation of spas will help to identify needs and then translate them into a project, ensuring the creation of an environment that can meet the needs of every single user.
Customer expectations are studied and the necessary data acquired to develop the layout. The functional concept and subdivision of the areas are drawn up, taking into account the customer’s wishes, via the presentation of plans for the spaces, the specific equipment and the technical areas necessary for development. Following preliminary planning, the architectural plan will be prepared. The final designs, executive drawings, estimates and specifications of the supplies and works will then be set out.
Starpool are able to handle every complexity involved in the design of a product and spa, developing preliminary, final and execution plans.
Product & Wellness Engineering
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering
To offer customers an even more rewarding, healthy and balanced experience, Starpool presents training courses aimed at enabling wellbeing professionals.
Live your spa
Spa system method
Care your spa
Dry float training
An integrated communication with the aim to support customers, Starpool offers a wide range of promotional tools
to enhance the return on investment.
Media relations and events
Images and presentations
Social media and web
With a network of qualified, regularly trained technicians,
Starpool can grant a quick response, avoiding equipment downtime during unpredictable breakdowns and supplying professional troubleshooting.