When the motive8 story began in 2000, with the design and installation of our first gym, we wanted to create a company known for its professional gym expertise and first-class customer service. Today, 21 years later, our leisure consultants have fitted over 320 health and fitness facilities around the world,
Gym interior design can often get overlooked when it comes to planning and installing a gym or leisure facility. With a focus on layout and equipment, it’s easy to forget that aspects such as décor, lighting and interior features can have a direct impact on the success of your gym.
When it comes to designing and installing a gym or leisure facility there are many important factors to consider, from layout and lighting to equipment and signage. You can map everything out in project plans and CAD drawings, but your gym installation can still easily miss the mark if you
Keeping your gym equipment, exercise machines or pool and spa working perfectly is a critical aspect of any gym operation. Unexpected downtime can directly hit the bottom line of a commercial gym, while even for a private gym the breakdown of equipment can result in the frustrating loss of exercise
motive8 Home’ is a dedicated gym design and installation service that helps transform residential spaces into energising areas to enable customers to achieve their fitness and wellbeing goals. As the authorities on making better use of space, our in-house home gym designers can cleverly transform a spare room, garage
Own a garage and you might just have the perfect space for a home gym. We have previously looked at the top reasons to create a garage gym such as saving time and money and, best of all, making use of dead space. It is estimated that only about 25% of people
Running a gym is a complex operation. One goal of a great gym manager is to keep everything running smoothly every day, keeping the number of surprises to a minimum. The last thing you want is equipment breaking down. Breakdowns result in frustration, potential safety hazards and customer dissatisfaction. Breakdowns are a
The importance of good mental health and well-being is part of our DNA at motive8. We always think of the impact we can have on people’s lives when we design health, fitness and leisure solutions, whether it’s a home gym, commercial facility or corporate environment. At the start of this
We’re delighted to announce the expansion of our in-house pool maintenance team who provide specialist pool and spa maintenance solutions across a wide selection of pools, including indoor and outdoor, commercial and residential. Our highly-skilled team of pool and plant engineers have over 40 years’ experience, are qualified to TnISPE
Running a gym is a complex business. There are many plates spinning at the same time and the Gym Manager’s job is to make sure they stay spinning! Gyms are first and foremost places where people go to get fit, relax, meet friends, and develop their physical and mental health.
In honour of International Women’s Day 2021 (IWD), we are choosing to celebrate the inspirational women in the motive8 community. From finding out about their role models to their career advice tips, we spoke with Ashley Wright, Head of Gym and Spa Management and Jenny Cromack, Director at motive8 North
Create a Covid-safe environment Swimming pools require regular maintenance and upkeep to keep them safe and clean without any issues. We spoke to motive8’s Head of Maintenance Warren Killeen to find out what measures need to be taken to maintain swimming pools during the Coronavirus pandemic, and whether any special
To celebrate 20 years of motive8 we’ve created a short video to mark this incredible milestone and record our biggest achievements from the last 20 years. From our very first gym installation in 2000, to the launch of our pool and spa division, our expansion up North and the launch of our incredible
The start to this New Year is like no other and the Winter months can be challenging from a motivational perspective. To help keep you on track with your New Year resolutions and challenges we’ve gathered some top wellbeing tips from our personal training and gym & spa teams to
How to Get the Best From Your Gym Installation Company Ever since the first lockdown in 2020, there’s been a huge surge of interest in home gym installation services. It’s not that surprising, since so many of us are now being forced to work from home, spending long hours indoors,