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Spring Start-Up Guide


Spring is finally here and that means it is the beginning of splash pad season! If your play space has sat dormant during the off-season, it may need a little bit of preparation to get it ready for opening day!

Regular park maintenance is key to a stress-free operating season and we are here to help you every step of the way. If you are ever unsure, get in touch with our support team should you need any assistance. Our dedicated experts are available to assist you with your needs on the phone or by email. Productsupport@waterplay.com or call toll-free 1-888-890-6257

  1. Freestanding Operations & Installation Manual
  2. Manuel D’Installation et de Functionnement
  3. Activity Tower Installation Manual


Water Treatment System Start-Up Checklist 


Each spring we recommend that you do a full inspection of your park and water treatment system prior to turning on the pipes. A thorough inspection ensures that any repairs can be done before opening day!

To help, we have created a checklist that covers all the necessary steps needed to prepare your Water Treatment System for a proper start-up.

Download the WTS Start-Up Checklist

smartPLAY Controllers


The brains behind the whole operation, your controller tells the water what to do and when to do it. The controller plays an important role in the overall functionality of your play space and has many user-configurable settings that allow for a customized experience. There are a few basic steps that should be taken during your spring start-up plan. To help, download our user manual for all your controller needs:

Download the SmartPLAY™ Controller Manual 

Replacement Parts


Looking for replacement parts for your aquatic play features? We are here to help! Our goal is to provide you with the parts and information you need to keep your play space running like new! Get in touch with our support team and we will provide you with a quote for the items you need. Email: Productsupport@waterplay.com or call us at 1-888-890-6257

Cleaning Care & Restoration 

care and restoration

General wear and tear is a sign that children are having a great time enjoying the interactive fun! To assist in keeping your aquatic play features bright and colorful, Waterplay offers a range of care and restoration products by our official refurbishment contractor, SlideRenu. If your features are in need of a facelift, please contact us at Productsupport@waterplay.com

  1. Download Component Care
  2. Download Care & Restoration Product Sheet
  3. Download Fibreglass Slide Repair for Activity Towers  


Video Guides

The following videos cover the start-up of a potable (flow-through) aquatic play area and a water treatment play space. Geared for park operators, technicians, and on-site maintenance crews, the Waterplay Spring Start-up presentation will help guide your team through a smooth start to the season.