Friday, 30 January 2015
Rockingham, Western Australia (December 17, 2014) – To provide a more satisfactory service for its internet-savvy customers, Guardian Pools–one of the leading pool companies in Perth–has launched its own mobile application, which is available to all smartphone users. Statistics say that smartphone ownership rates among Australians is in a continuous boom, driven by releases of new models, more streamlined operating systems, better software, and improved network connections. About 90% of these users search for local information, while 78% research product information and 41% purchase products using their smartphones. Guardian Pools understands that convenience is the new paradigm, which is why it has decided to ride the waves using its mobile app.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, three in five Australian adults are either overweight or obese. What comes next may convince them to change their lifestyle. Following a recent Canadian study showing how obesity shaves years off a person's life, Professor Stephen Colaguiri at the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise, & Eating Disorders conducted a follow-up study involving Australians. The findings reinforce the need to cut on calories in as early as one’s childhood.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Swimming is a great way to refresh the body during periods of extreme heat, and we know all too well there are many such periods in Australia. There is more to swimming, however, than simply cooling off the body or helping bathers relax. With enough effort, swimming makes for a great exercise, and can help regular swimmers develop their bodies and achieve desired fitness levels.
Friday, 16 January 2015
Although having such an extraordinary pool for your own backyard is out of the question, you can still have your very own backyard oasis in your own home for the entire family to enjoy – your little bit of paradise! Why stick to basic coloured and shaped pools and when you can have a pool that is expertly designed, shaped and far more interesting to dive into? If you are looking for exciting new pool shapes and modern colours and finishes, get in touch with fibreglass pool companies in Perth. Guardian Pools, for instance, has an extensive catalogue and proven design expertise, owing to its long history in the fibreglass pool business. When contemplating a pool for your backyard, keep in mind that you’ll have to work with the limited outdoor space afforded to you. Recreational pools with creative shapes vary in depth and size, pre-fabricated fibreglass pools have the advantage that you can see the exact dimensions in the flesh prior to installation, leaving no hidden surprises.
Wednesday, 14 January 2015
Perth’s numerous resorts and hotels all boast luxurious pools that are extremely popular with tourists. Locals, however, do not need to be tourists in their own country to experience the glamour of swimming in a fancy pool if they have one installed right in their own backyard. Homeowners interested in having their own stylish pool installed should seek creative Perth pool companies that have an extensive catalogue of designer pools in a range of great shapes, colours and finishes. Those looking for pools that sport elegant designs and functional shapes should consider purchasing fibreglass pools. Unlike concrete pools, which are built from scratch into the ground or on a raised location, pools made from fibreglass are factory built and only require careful installation which can be completed quickly. Additionally, fibreglass pools are already outfitted with features such as raised steps and spa benches—versatile features that still need to be built into concrete pools.
Thursday, 8 January 2015
When it comes to fencing safety standards, the law asserts that this structure should be permanent and must be at least 1.2 metres above ground level to prevent children below five years old from climbing over it. Aside from its fencing, you must also check on the quality of your pool’s water, regular testing of the pool water chemical levels and maintenance of your swimming pool and equipment is a must and will equate to a trouble free swimming season.
Tuesday, 6 January 2015
If you’ve been watching your weight, you might already have been doing measures, drastic or not, to maintain it. If you’re not into sweating yourself too much with exercises such as jogging, then swimming in a lap pool in Perth is your next best bet. Not only will you paddle into the cooling water, you can also lose some weight along the way and you can do it as a workout if you’re really serious about keeping yourself fit. That does not mean you’ll just swim around for minutes, however. Like every other exercise, you also have to do it properly by timing yourself: Use a clock or a watch to time how long it takes you to complete one lap of the pool at your normal speed with your favorite swimming stroke. Repeat with all the strokes you know how to do. You may find that you swim the freestyle the fastest, followed by the back, breast and side stroke.