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Sink or Swim

Sink or Swim

When looking for inspiration for this months article, Origin stumbled across this staggering statistic: 25% of British adults struggle to swim. Upon further thought this statistic isn’t that shocking, many people don’t have access to a swimming pool, public or private and unless you were lucky enough to have swimming lessons at school, when else would you learn?

Swimming through September

Swimming through September

September, you either love it or you hate it, the kids are back or just starting school, traffic returns to normal, the tan starts to fade and just like that… summer is over. The next few months host the lead up to the most indulgent time of the year and as we prepare ourselves for the chaos ahead, now is as good a time as any to remind you of the health advantages you can get out of your Origin swimming pool.

How much does an indoor swimming pool cost?

How much does an indoor swimming pool cost?

Just how much does an indoor swimming pool cost? This is often one of the first questions we are asked when speaking to our clients and the truth is, it depends entirely on the size and style of your project, and whether you choose from our range of popular models or are considering a bespoke design.

Origin’s Great British Summer

Origin’s Great British Summer

When our long (sometimes) hot summer finally ends, the fun doesn’t need to stop as you can use your Origin pool all year round!

Top 5 Ways to Keep Running Costs Down

Top 5 Ways to Keep Running Costs Down

At Origin, we’ve got you covered… just like your pool should be to keep running costs down!

Make a Splash Every Day

Make a Splash Every Day

Summer is finally here and you know what that means… it’s pool time! Swimming is the perfect summer activity; as well as being really fun, the pool is also the best spot to cool off.

Origin Pools - We do it all

Origin Pools - We do it all

At Origin, we specialise in the design, construction and maintenance of swimming pools thorough out the south east and home counties.

Origin: The Tide is High

Origin: The Tide is High

By now, we all know how amazing swimming can be for our health, not just in the physical sense, but mentally too. Swimming reduces the risk of heart disease and strokes, as well as lowering blood pressure and strengthening muscles.

Origin Pools - We do it all

Origin Pools - We do it all

At Origin, we want to make the building process as stress free as possible and make sure we are communicating with you every step of the way to ensure the end result matches the expectations of your dream swimming pool.

Helping you find your best self

Helping you find your best self

One of the biggest trends of 2019 is wellness, simply meaning the pursuit of continued growth and balance in the seven dimensions that make up wellness; physical, emotional, intellectual, social, spiritual, environmental and occupational.

Origin Pools - We do it all

Origin Pools - We do it all

At Origin, we work closely with you to create a swimming pool design to suit your home, lifestyle and budget. We offer a holistic approach to each project to ensure that every individual element works seamlessly together.

Stress Awareness Month - Swim The Stress Away

Stress Awareness Month - Swim The Stress Away

Struggling to keep afloat of work?
Stress affects all of us, you don’t need to be the busiest person in the world to feel like you’re struggling to get anything done. In honour of Stress Awareness month, healthcare professionals will be giving away advice on how to effectively deal with stress in our everyday lives throughout the whole of April.

Origin Pools - We Do It All

Origin Pools - We Do It All

From concept to completion – Step 1: Plan
A concept is just that, a concept. For it to actually become real, that’s where we come in. At Origin, we manage everything for you, eliminating the need for you to engage with individual professionals and the first step from moving your concept into reality is planning.

Join The Mainstream And Go Green

Join The Mainstream And Go Green

We now all know the effects that swimming can have on our mental and physical health, but what about the effects that our swimming pools can have on the environment? At Origin, we believe that making healthier choices transcends beyond the things that can have immediate influence on our lives, we should be making decisions that will have a positive effect on our future and where better to start than our environmental impact.

Swim Towards A Healthier Future

Swim Towards A Healthier Future

As you may have seen on our social media pages, the lead up to May comes with a challenge; swim 22 miles in 12 weeks… that’s the width of the English Channel! This challenge can be made all the more fun by doing it in your own origin pool, whether that’s through getting the family involved in tag team races or setting yourself a personal task to better your time, each length you swim. On top of being able to cover 22 miles at your own pace and in your own time, you’ll also get to feel all the benefits of swimming and could even develop healthy habits that might change your life.

Riding The Wave Of Success

Riding The Wave Of Success

This month, some of the Origin team had the pleasure of attending the 2019 SPATA Award ceremony. Over the past four years we’ve won eleven awards so the pressure was on! Of course, at the start of the ceremony we were nervous as our previous wins were at stake however upon the announcement of the winners we were able to relax and were subsequently thrilled to add a further seven awards to our collection; three silver and four bronze.

New Year, New Pool, New You

New Year, New Pool, New You

It’s no secret, everyone knows that January is the hardest month of the year. You’re exhausted from Christmas, struggling to get a head start on the year ahead and all the while trying to keep your new year resolutions. And if that wasn’t bad enough, we kicked off last week with Blue Monday, what is claimed to be the most depressing day of the year.

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Origin Leisure
Summerhouse
Business Park
Harefield, Middlesex
UB9 6TH
info@originpools.co.uk
+44 (0)1895 823366

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