About Our Pool Lift Batteries

glc_24-volt_battery_2011_12-150x150Pool lifts are important pieces of equipment that are required for all pools that allow access to the general public. They have become a way that people with disabilities can enjoy the same swimming activities with ease and convenience, just like everyone else. Not only is the type of pool lift you get important, but pool lift accessories are as well. Taking care of your pool lift will help provide safety measures and extend the longevity of your lift. Therefore, we have created a state of the art pool lift battery that will ensure your pool lift continues operating properly. Continue reading

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The Benefits of Aquatic Exercise

shutterstock_4273639There are many benefits to aquatic exercise, including physical and psychological benefits. Reaping the benefits of swimming and other aquatic activities can be valuable to a person’s overall physical and mental health. People who are recovering from an injury, have a disability, or experience stress would benefit highly from aquatic therapy.

What many people are not aware of is the fact that aquatic rehabilitation can relieve chronic pain simply because of the unique properties of water. Water is relaxing to most people but can also produce efficient workout results. Individuals with disabilities or who might have recently suffered an injury can reap the benefits of aquatic therapy by utilizing a swimming pool chair lift in order to access a pool. Continue reading

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The Importance of Disability Awareness and Getting Involved

530e2963ceeeb.imageThere are more than one billion people with physical and mental disabilities in the world who must overcome challenges every day. One of those challenges is encountering other people. As a society, we are all different and must recognize the importance of acceptance.

Disability awareness is very important when it comes to breaking stereotypes and overcoming preconceptions regarding disabilities. Fortunately, there are many people interested in getting involved with disability awareness and often wonder how they can take part in making a change. Continue reading

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A Brief History of the Americans with Disabilities Act

ADA-SignAccessibility is an important aspect of those who have disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 is a crucial law put in place that has allowed equal opportunity for a wide range of disabilities, both mental and physical. There is not one person to thank for the law, but rather the thousands of individuals who fought and raised awareness for years on the importance of accessibility and non-discrimination towards people with disabilities.

A great amount of work and effort on the parts of these individuals educated the public and politicians, ultimately leading to the signing of the law on July 26, 1990. Here is a brief history of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the importance of its regulations. Continue reading

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Guidelines for Maintaining Your Pool Lift

A pool lift is an important piece of equipment for pools and spas to meet ADA regulations. A pool lift requires care and maintenance in order to continue operating properly. Pool lifts will last for years as long as they are well-maintained, cleaned, and checked for functionality on a regular basis. To ensure the structural integrity, safety, and operation of your pool lift, here are some pool lift maintenance guidelines to follow: Continue reading

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