The world of piscinas biológicas is the result of an interdisciplinary work, or a set of skills of several people. In addition to the planning team (landscape architect and biologist) there are many more professions, among them engineers, waterproofing technicians, masons, secretaries, warehousemen, servants, carpenters, professional divers, laboratory technicians and nurserymen. Every day, each [...]
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From October 8 to October 12, 2018, another meeting of the Iberian specialists for pools with biological treatment will take place. Bio Piscinas Lda. contributes to this meeting of the Iberian Group of bathing waters naturalized (GIABN) in the organization of the event. This binational association brings together professionals from the branch of Spain [...]
The garden of the São Brás de Alportel Museu do Traje will once again be the stage for the Mediterranean Gardens Fair on 27 October. This Saturday, between 11 and 16 hours, you will have the opportunity to see and buy plants and visit the stand of piscinas biológicas. Interested in a biological swimming [...]
At the end of the summer, even many lives in a biological pool begin on a water lily leaf. A few hours ago this little frog was still a tadpole living in the water, under the floating leaves of the water lilies. In an environment where it needed other types of eyes, a large [...]
Monte de Xico is a place with plenty of privacy where you can enjoy the beauty of Serra de Grândola in the shade of cork oaks and olive trees. The spacious biological pool offers an underwater bench close to the entrance and a long swimming lane. The comfortable pool house offers everything for an [...]
Biological pools are always also fire-fighting ponds. Nowadays, all of them are equipped with a quick TORX connection that allows a direct connection to firefighters' combat vehicles, once swimming ponds contain a reasonable amount of water. Unlike dams, biological pools provide clean, transparent water and thus without any risk to damage the proper functioning [...]
A glamping with biological pool now exists also on the Costa Alentejana, in the Nature Park Southwest Alentejo and Costa Vicentina. Portugal Nature Lodge is a tourism run by a Dutch couple, nature lovers who have always dreamed of having a natural swimming pond for their guests. This year this dream came true. The biological pool [...]
We recommend to all our customers with tourist use biopools to apply for Biosphere Responsible Tourism certification. Biosphere Responsible Tourism attributes and recognizes the work of companies in the tourism sector, certifying their good sustainability practices in line with their various international references and always striving for a strong balance between the three pillars [...]
Naturpools or natural pools are biological pools where the treatment system is primarily based on a biological filter and purification through plants plays a secondary role or is completely absent. This way of building biological pools is used in situations of limited space available on the property or in the transformation of conventional swimming [...]
Species foreign to Portuguese fauna could be a problem to be solved in a biological pool. So far there have been cases of two types of animals from other corners of the world, introduced in Portugal, to colonize a biological pool. The first group are the exotic tortoises. Unlike the two species of turtles [...]