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Covers in Play designs and manufactures the most modern, state of the art architectural product of its kind. It is the only electrically operated, automatic, fully retractable system in the world that opens with a push of a button. COVERS in Play swimming pool enclosures allow you to swim year round in your own swimming pool, transforming your pool area into a summer oasis. Whatever the weather outside its always summer inside.

COVERS in Play electrically operated pool enclosures they can be opened with a touch of a button, allowing comfortable temperatures throughout the year near the pool. During the winter season the pool enclosure protects you from the elements. As the season warms up you can open it partially to allow the fresh spring air in without compromising the internal temperature. As the season changes to summer you can fully open the pool enclosure enjoy the full sun and soak up the heat of summer.

Framing System

Covers in Play framing system is assembled from custom extruded aluminum frames using a custom designed splice plate assembly that is unique to Covers in Play. COVERS in Play pool enclosure framing assemblies require no hammering that would cause damage to the aluminum frames during assembly and construction. The result of this patened framing system is larger clear vision areas that are pleasing to the eye.

In conjunction with the custom splice plate design the framing is prestressed with stainless steel tie rods allowing for greater wind and snow loads. In fact COVERS in Play pool enclosures are like big Lego or Meccano sets easy to assemble.

The patented framing system creates larger clear end wall and vision areas with slender support design, allowing you to take advantage of the sun while protecting you from harmful UV rays. So the entire pool dome or pool enclosure is light enough for fluid retraction movement and still has required strength for the most stringent of load requirements for local Building Code compliance.

The system is made from lightweight structural aluminum extrusions, clear acrylic end and side wall panels and polycarbonate roof panels that are fabricated into moveable bays dimensioned to slide under or over one other.

COVERS in Play swimming pool enclosures are specifically designed to allow for year round use of the area enclosed under the worst of all load conditions, ie. heavy snow and wind loads.

Architectural Quality Paint

The aluminum framing is finished the highest quality architetcural paint and comes in a range of colors. The paint finish has outstanding qualities that are resistant to chalking, color change, gloss shifting, humidity and chemical cleaning allowing for years of use without compromising the look and feel of the swimming pool enclosure. In addition, the architectural paint meets or exceeds all criteria of the AAMA (American Architectural Manufacturers Association) 2605 specification.

The superior engineering design allows COVERS in Play to offer a 20 year warranty on the structures.

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Retractable Swimming Pool Enclosures for patios too

Patios are usable outer spaces adjacent to residences or commercial units. You can enhance their functionality year round by installing a retractable patio enclosure. Whether you are using the patio for a swimming pool, dining space or any other use, COVERS in Play pool enclosures enable you to enjoy the area anytime, despite bad weather.

COVERS in Play retractable swimming pool enclosures can be completely or partially opened automatically with the motorized drive system, which manages all the physical movement with a simple push of a button.

Any size or shape, consult our experts to find the most suitable solution for your property. Whether it’s your residence, event venue, patio, restaurant or any other area, COVERS in Play can build a retractable patio or pool enclosure to meet your needs.

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COVERS in Play provides complete installation consulting and services for pool domes and pool enclosures wherever they might be. COVERS in Play specialists ensure that installation is completed on time and on budget, whatever the Enclosure design.

This gallery is a sampling of the range of retractable pool and patio enclosures that can be built based on the customers’ design requirements.

Call us at 905-589-3000 email at [email protected] for more information on custom pool enclosures near me.

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Frequently Asked Questions
  • What is a retractable pool enclosure?

    Just envision a sunroom or solarium on wheels, Just like a solarium or a sunroom, retractable pool enclosures provides a real indoor setting that feels as if you are outdoors. However, unlike solariums, indoor pools or swim spas, retractable pool enclosures will open up your backyard. You get the best of both worlds!

  • What are retractable pool enclosures used for?

    Typically, retractable swimming pool enclosures are used for swimming pools, spa pools and hot tubs. However, retractable enclosures can be used for more functions such as roofs (roof enclosure), indoor pool for hotels, restaurants (restaurant enclosures), covering patios or decks just like a sunroom or solarium. By connecting the pool enclosure to your home, you create easy direct access to your pool for the colder winter months.

  • What are the advantages of having a pool enclosure?

    Retractable pool and patio enclosures provide the benefit of extending the life and service life of your pool and accessories while reducing maintenance time and costs. A retractable enclosure will also do the following: Extend your exercise and entertainment area for all four seasons.
    Provide exposure to the warmth of the sun without the harmful effects of UV rays
    Provide protection from irritating bugs and insects or even animals similar to a screen pool enclosure but even better And there are even more benefits !

  • How do retractable pool enclosures work?

    Retractable enclosures also know as telescopic pool enclosures are composed of individual bays, which are telescopic so they retract, one inside the other. Each bay has it's own wheels which are mounted on a track system, guiding each section as it opens and closes. The enclosure can be opened fully or partially. An automated drive system handles the physical movement of the enclosure.

  • Can pool enclosures be used all year round?

    Yes! Even on cloudy days, the enclosure will trap solar energy. Just like sunrooms the enclosure can increase air temperature by 10-20°C/18-36°F when fully closed. If you have a heated pool or swim spa the heated water will also provide an additional source of heat. In most cases, the heat from the sun and the water will keep the enclosure at a comfortable temperature. In northern areas with more severe winters we can provide additional heat sources using our hydronic floor design and air handlers.

  • How do I open the retractable pool enclosure?

    Our enclosures are built with an automated drive system. Simply push a button and the enclosure will open easily! A large enclosure will fully open within minutes.

  • Can retractable pool enclosures go over an existing swimming pool or patio?

    Yes, you can almost always put an enclosure over an existing inground swimming pool or patio creating outdoor pool enclosures when open and indoor pool enclosures when closed. Please contact us to discuss the details for your site.

  • How long does it take to order and install an enclosure?

    This will depend primarily on the size of the enclosure. As a general guideline, it will take approximately 8-12 weeks once the permit is approved until your enclosure is installed and operational. The installation itself represents approximately 10 to 15 days of this time period depending on the model.

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