PVC Safety Local Slide-on Cover

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Designer Pool Covers has been supplying the Local Slide-on safety pool cover for a number of years. Its simple and practical design makes it fail proof and a very affordable option, keeping your children safe and the pool environment clean. Custom made, it fits most shapes and sizes as this product is surface mounted to cover the entire pool.


This product uses a Solid 550g p/m² PVC coated fabric available in 4 colours (Blue, Black, Green, Brown) and runs in an aluminum track profile for an easy open and close action.


The word “slide-on” indicates that this product slides across the pool in an effortless motion; thus making it possible for one person to operate successfully; depending pool size.

Added Benefits

Designer Pool Covers offers total pool safety and protection for your family, friends and pets and help prevent pool related accidents. An automatic pool covers is the ideal safety device, the cover acts as a horizontal fence, completely sealing off the pool and preventing accidental access to the pool water by children, pets, and uninvited visitors. In the absence of supervision the automatic pool cover makes entrance to the pool virtually impossible.

Without access to the key switch controller which is built inn at a safe place and height, no one can force open the Hydraulic Safety Pool Cover from PoolLock. Legislation makes it compulsory that every pool must have a safety feature such as a net, fence or pool cover. As owners of Designer Pool Covers and as parents we encourage that every pool owner must have a comprehensive safety plan when considering having a pool.

We believe that an automatic pool cover is the most convenient way to start implementing this safety plan. It is our goal to provide you with the safest product available and to assist you to by making these products available at the most affordable prices available. We urge you to implement this plan today! Apply multiple layers of security around your pool. Remember, there is no substitute for proper supervision.

Removing the key from the switch ensures you that nobody can open the pool without your notice. When you close your pool, the complete safety is immediately provided.

By keeping the pool covered when not in use, the water evaporation is reduced to minimum and your pool water heating cost is lowered considerably. The pool is ready to swim in at any time. You save money on chemicals because its usage is reduced due to the lowered evaporation. The pool chemicals generally last twice as long.

PoolLock covers also reduce your heating costs because the biggest heat lost comes from water evaporation and this you will eliminate by covering your pool. The heating costs savings can be up to 70% compare to the heating costs of not covered pool.

PoolLock covers keep dirt, leaves and debris away from your pool. Simply close the cover whenever you do not use the pool, to keep it crystal clear. The cover reduces pool cleaning and maintenance.

You have designed and built the pool of your dreams to enjoy moments of peace and relaxation. Your pool is source of pleasure and fun for you, your family and friends. Do not waste your time cleaning it. With PoolLock covers you can enjoy your pool without worries.

The cover fits most pool sizes and shapes perfectly. The mechanism can be installed above or conveniently below the ground (hidden under the pool deck).

PoolLock covers give you option to choose either the most comfortable and luxurious automatic type or manual version of mechanism. Mechanism itself can be hidden below the ground or can be positioned above the ground.

You can also choose from various covering options for the pit area in case of below ground mechanisms or benches for top mounted mechanisms. There are also available many options of tracks, which the cover runs in. The choices are totally up to you depending on your demands and needs.

Installation Options

At the start of the construction of the swimming pool, different types of below ground systems can be chosen. The following solutions that can be offered. For every cover system, a covering of the cover pit can be provided.

  • In the cover pit behind the pool.

  • Inside the pool.

  • In a pit with a front panel.

  • In the bottom.

  • In cover housing.

  • In the steps with a upper panel.

  • In a recess in the wall.

  • Underneath the bottom with a removable lid.

  • Underneath the bottom with an automatic lid.

  • In the middle with an automatic lid

It is not always possible to install a below ground cover system on an existing swimming pool. The solutions are then above ground systems. The advantages of these systems are the optimal use of the operational length of the swimming pool and no need for complex adjustments to the structure of the swimming pool.

  • With side panels (without bench).

  • Removable (manual/automated).

  • Cover at height.

  • With solar powered motor.

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