Aust. Leisure & Fitness Journal

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Paul Hicken receives 3 MBA awards in Sept 2014

The February 2015 journal for Australian Leisure Facilities Association (ALFA) contained an article about Crystal Pool’s three award wins in the MBA awards last year.
The ALFA is the representative body for the aquatics, recreation and leisure facilities industry in Australia.
» Read the article

Finalists – Hills Building & Design Awards

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Hills Building & Design Award finalist

The Hills Building & Design Award finalists were announced this morning and Crystal Pools is delighted to have five pools listed as finalists.
Annangrove
Set on acreage this pool features a family swimming area, a lap pool as well as a relaxing spa this pool can accommodate this young family’s needs. Featuring gas heating and a fully automatic cleaning system, this pool will look beautiful and function well with little effort from our busy clients.

Bella Vista
This stunning pool makes full use of the available backyard. The close proximity to the dwelling makes poolside entertaining easy and provides views for the whole family. Featuring two glass blades helps the pool blend into it’s surroundings by providing an elusion of endless distance and the water feature helps to like the pool with the home.

 Carlingford
Situated in close to the bush in the Hills District, this swimming pool features a large beach area, fully tiled spa and solar heating. The solar heating helps assist with energy efficiency and provides the family the option to enjoy their new pool during both summer and winter. The glass fence allows this pool to blend beautifully with its surroundings.

Glen Haven
This beautiful family pool fits perfectly into the family’s small backyard. Featuring timber decking, Travertine pavers and surrounded by frameless glass fencing makes this a very functional pool for a young family wanting to keep their eyes on the little ones.

Kellyville
Accompanying a new dwelling in the Hills District, this family swimming pool is in close proximity to the home’s entertaining area. Surrounded with Travertine pavers and frameless glass fencing the owners were after a low maintenance swimming pool as a highlight for their backyard.
 
We are eagerly awaiting the Awards night announcements next week.

Swimming pool renovation featured

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Swimming Pool Renovation

 
Crystal Pools Central Coast swimming pool renovation was featured in the Pools + Outdoor design magazine.
This stunning swimming pool has expansive views over the Bouddi National Park, Killcare Beach and down to Sydney  …
The 12.5m x (2m x 5m) pool, which sits on a rock ledge, was pushed out as far as possible to the boundary without creating tricky building conditions. Crystal Pools overcame all challenges by building the pool in this position, and not pushing it out further with a multitude of piers.
» Read the full story
Swimming pool renovation services
Crystal Pools also specialises in pool renovations. Please see our Swimming Pool renovations page for more details about this service.

Best of Houzz 2015 for Crystal Pools

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best of houzz | Crystal Pools

Crystal Pools are thrilled to receive a Best of Houzz badge for 2015! These design awards are granted to home professionals whose work was the most popular among the more than 25 million monthly  (over 1 million in Australia) users on Houzz, affectionately known as ‘Houzzers’.
Our Paddington lap pool is one of our most popular projects on Houzz. The pool is part of a newly renovated terrace in Paddington and features a full-length up stand wall which helps to visually increase the width of the pool and courtyard space.

North shore pool with a view

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North Shore pool

Australia’s Best Landscape & Pool Design magazine featured Crystal Pools North Shore pool at McMahons Point. Understandably so as this pool has spectacular views of Australia’s best known icons: the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge and won the MBA Award for Concrete pools in 2013. The pool’s maintenance is also fully automated and remote-controlled from the house.
» Read Australia’s Best Landscape & Pool Design article

Inner-city swimming pool featured in Pools+

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Glass Blade Pool - McMahon's Point

 
Crystal Pools inner-city swimming pool at McMahons Point was featured in the Pools + Outdoor design magazine.
This award winning pool is perched over Sydney Harbour looking beyond the harbour bridge to Sydney Opera House…
Situated in one of Sydney’s most exclusive localities, the discerning owners of this home wanted a pool that would provide a relaxing space to enjoy their enviable harbourside views, but could also be used for exercise. Working with the clients and their architect, Crystal Pools built the pool to maximise the space available and capitalise on the world-class views.
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Central Coast swimming pool featured in magazine

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Above ground lap pool - Erina

 
Crystal Pools Erina lap pool was featured in the Pools + Outdoor design magazine.
This Central Coast swimming pool is designed for family, fitness and fun …
This pool has transformed this property into a stunning, private retreat. As the backyard slopes away from the house it leaves no useable space, so Crystal Pools designed a pool and deck area to extend from the flat area in front of the house and out over the slope, utilising the available space and creating a spectacular addition to the home.
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Pool and Spa review

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Top Ryde Award

 
The Pool and Spa Review magazine ran a story on our MBA Award last month in the November / December 2014 issue.
Winner of the Excellence in Commercial Pools category was the 25m-long Crown Pool at Top Ryde. The residents’ pool features a fully tiled interior with timber deck surrounds and frameless glass fencing. The infinity edge spills over three sides of the pool and adjoining spa, incorporating year-round heating.
The winner of the Water Feature category was a rooftop water feature on top of the atrium in One Central Park in Broadway. Winner of the Display Home category is for a Metracon Display Home in Greenhills.
» View the Pool & Spa Review article