Frequently asked questions about pool and spa enclosures.
- What is the difference between twin-wall and compact
Clear twin-wall polycarbonate thickness 8 or 10 mm is clear and
non-transparent. This polycarbonate has cells therefore its better
insulation (U=3,1 W/m2 K). 4mm thick polycarbonate is clear,
colourless and transparent. Compared to twin-walled polycarbonate
insulate less. ( U=5,4 W/m2 K).
- Is it possible to manipulate with segments along the
Yes, it is. Segments can be moved both directions.
- How wide is each segment?
Width of segments depends on length of the colour and number of
segments (1,5 – 2,5m in compliance with construction and type of
the pool enclosure).
- Is it possible to make an enclosure exactly in
accordance with customer’s requests?
Yes, all swimming pool enclosures (except standardized models) are
made (without any extra charge) exactly in accordance with
- What is difference between STANDART and PROGRESS
Construction STANDARD is made out of 50×38 carrying profiles.
Construction PROGRES is made out of carrying profiles 60×63. Their
use depend upon inner width of the enclosure and location of
the roller (e.g. mountain area etc).
- What is the swimming pool enclosure made
Swimming pool enclosures are made of aluminium profiles (Al,
Mg, Si alloy) with surface treatment (natural elox colour or white
RAL 9010, beige RAL 1015, green RAL 6009, anthracite DB703). The
aluminium frame is filled with polycarbonate sheets Makrolon. All
connection accessories are stainless steel. It is necessary to use
the highest quality material as swimming pool thanks to the
chemicals in the water forms aggressive environment which attacks
all corrosive materials.
- Is it normal that the twin-walled polycarbonate has
Yes, condensation inside the twin-walled polycarbonate is normal
and it is impossible to avoid it. This condensed water is disposed
by drain channels.
- How should I prepare the enclosure for
Enclosures do not need any special treatment for winter time. It is
enough if you close and secure all segments and doors. It is
important to remove any layer of snow. By doing so, you prevent
overloading and damaging structure of the swimming pool
- What guarantee do we offer?
Guarantee is 3 years on the whole enclosure, 10 years on
surface treatment of profiles, 15 years on polycarbonate.
- How long does it take to assemble an swimming pool
Duration of the installation depends on size of an pool enclosure
and foundation. Smaller enclosures take approximately 3-4
- What is delivery time?
Delivery time is between 6-8weeks from the order (depends on
- Does colour of polycarbonate affect temperature inside
of the pool enclosures?
Yes, general rule is that darker colours of polycarbonate slightly
decline water temperature (approximately 1-2 °C) comparison to
- How much the enclosure can rise temperature of water in
The swimming pool enclosures can rise a temperature of water
according to local conditions (from 6 to 10 °C).
- Is it possible to use the pool all year
Swimming pool enclosures are used to extend swimming season.
In winter time you would have big heat lost.
- Is it necessary to have concrete basement under
Yes, for easy glide of segments it is necessary to have concrete
- How far from edge of the swimming pool can be rails
General rule: distance between rail and edge of pool = height of
the pool above ground (e.g. lip of the pool is 6cm that means inner
end of rail can be 6 cm).
- How to maintain the swimming pool
It is very easy to look after your pool enclosure. Just wash it
with jet wash, make sure there are not any foreign object in the
rails and on surface of the swimming pool cover.
- How can I order my swimming pool
You can order an swimming pool enclosure via e-mail or
telephone. It is also possible arrange a no obligation meeting
where we will explain all details, describe many option we offer
(colour, size, style etc.) then we ca prepare offer just for
- Why should I enclose my swimming
When the pool is enclosed it extend swimming season from spring to
autumn. It also cut the cost of heating and prevents heat lost.
Makes pool maintenance easier, shorters pool maintenance time,
keeps the water free from dirt, prevents accidents (e.g. children
or animals falling into water) In hot days you can simply shift the
enclosure behind pool and enjoy open-air swimming pool.