Family is clearly a priority to pro football player Teddy Williams. To this end, it makes sense that Williams is extremely happy with his Katchakid® Pool Safety Net. He has three children—ages eleven, six, and one—and appreciates that Katchakid pool safe nets can protect his kids and supports a minimum 485lbs, as an extra precaution.
Modern swimming pool features vary considerably so for a firm estimate, it is best to have a Katchakid Pool Safety Specialist come to your residence for a free in-home consultation. However, here is a pool safety net cost pricing guide and what you might pay for a pool safety net.
There are a few options when it comes to choosing a pool fence color. The color brown signifies stability, warmth, and quality and Katchakid’s premium powdered-coated pool fencing is available in three sensational shades of brown. See what these shades of brown look like.
With pool barrier codes mandated in most US States to be confident of a high level of quality and safety select pool safety covers that are manufactured and installed to the most referenced code for pool safety covers -the ASTM F 1346-91 statute.
Setting rules reduces the risk of harm to our children. We take action daily to protect them from injury, such as using car seats in the car, locking away medication, gating off stairways, etc. and these simple practices become the framework that helps to keep our children safe. Learn and follow the simple ABC's of Pool Safety to help to keep your children safe in and around swimming pools.
Most drowning prevention organizations recommend multiple layers of protection, however, the barrier you choose to keep your children safe should be the one you are 100% committed to using. Here are some points to consider on a pool safety fence vs. pool safety net:
Dog pool safety - Katchakid pool safety nets are often used to protect pets left in a yard from the dangers of a unprotected pool. Although most dogs can swim, they can quickly get into trouble when they can't find the pool steps or shallow end to get out of a pool.
For safety and convenience pool fences are a popular pool barriers. The cost of a pool fence installation can vary significantly - the fence height, selected poles, paint finishes and layout of the backyard are all cost factors that will influence the final price. Read our pool fence cost guide to learn more about pool fence pricing.
When you and our technicians plan the installation of a Katchakid removable pool fence, you want to make sure it will effectively block all access points to the pool area. You’ll also want to consider access to yard maintenance, pool equipment, play areas for the children and access to grass for pets.
Getting ready for a nice relaxing summer by the pool? As much as we adults are anticipating this long-awaited R&R, we all know that the kids are even more excited for those upcoming summer pool parties, featuring pool noodles, Marco Polo and all. Want tips on how to have the best pool party ever? Read our kids pool party blog series - starting here - planning and deciding on the theme.
Do you need to have your pool cleaned? Learn of the processes involved and know what to expect from your local pool cleaning service here.
Have you considered summer pool safety? Are you removing a heavy-duty winter pool cover for the swimming season and, if so, do you have a summer pool safety solution in place? Swimming pools become even more enticing to children when the temperatures rise. So, keep reading for summer pool safety advice to do your part in preventing an accident or drowning at your pool.
Safety net tech has long been used to safeguard & protect life. Construction netting, rescue netting, net harnesses etc. So pools nets make perfect sense. Learn more
Black is timeless when it comes to style in fashion garments and any other environments for that matter. While the lime green dress in a women’s closet is already considered tacky in the fashion world, a little black dress is always classy. The same thought applies to a black mesh fence over a colored one. If you want your pool space to look classic and refined, go for a black safety fence.
Not only is pool water bad for dogs, but there is also a sad reality that many pets drown in pools. The Dogington Post reports that an estimated 5,000 animals drown in pools each year. Here at Katchakid, we understand the necessity of having a pool fence for dogs and other pets installed. Your pets are like your family members, and there’s no reason to chance their safety. Keep reading if you’re not convinced that you need a dog pool fence.
Drowning is a leading cause of death of children between the ages of one and four years old. As a pool owner, it’s your responsibility to create a safe environment with the proper barriers and safeguards in place. The government is helping to prevent these fatalities through the enactment of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act (VGB). Who is Virginia Graeme Baker and why does she have an act named after her? Keep reading to find out and to learn how this twelve-year-old law affects you as a pool owner.
Find out how you can keep your pool clean as fresh and safe as possible for regular use by yourself and your loved ones.
Aside from regular pool service and repair, swimming pools also need to be sanitized, so the pool you’re swimming in could either be sanitized with either chlorine or a salt chlorine generator, both of which have their distinct effects on your skin, swimwear, and overall health.
So how is this poolfencing customized on a step? Katchakid poolfencing is fabricated in 15ft sections to allow for easier removal and replacement. However, for a step, the Katchakid technician will customize the mesh panels. There are two ways to modify poolfencing to stairs with the determining installation method dependant on the depth, width, and quantity of levels.