Who We Are

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We are a Web Design & Social Media Marketing company based in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.
Thedesignpool was founded in 2001 and has grown from no customers to having over 1,000 customers. TheDesignPool, together with our sister company thehostingpool, aims to provide the absolute best possible web experience for our customers, focusing on speed, price and reliability and *Human Support.

thedesignpool is a leading Web Design Studio based in Dunlaoghaire. Co. Dublin providing Web Design & Hosting services to clients for almost 15 years.

We are specialists in providing best-in-class Content Management Systems, eCommerce Solutions and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Services and has assisted in creating 1000's of new business web sites, and ancillary services during that time.

Our Values

We are a straight-forward company, and our beliefs reflect that.
We value honesty, integrity, and belief in one's abilities. We will accept nothing less from ourselves than to strive for excellence in all our endeavours. But most of all, we will make our clients so pleased with the quality of our work and our work ethic that they will always call on us for future projects. We will continue to do whatever it takes to exceed customer expectations.

We believe:

  • Our primary job is to exceed our clients' expectations and enjoy the process.
  • There is always a solution to a problem, if you're committed, and we are committed.
  • Success is achieved by learning from our mistakes and by striving daily to improve ourselves and to learn new things.
  • A job isn't a job if you love what you do.

thedesignpool has looked after my site for many years and would have no hesitation in recommending them. Their after sales service is second to none, their knowledge and professionalism is of the highest standard. Thank you
Gary Prunty http://www.pruntysigns.ie

Our Standards

Corporate Website
Your website is often the first impression and interaction you make with your prospective customer. It needs to show off your brand, service and/or products effectively. Most of all, your website must be available and perform well in order to get the job done! We can host your website and ensure data isolation and high performance criteria is met.

Hosted Email
Eliminating spam email has a number of benefits from reducing the time required to weed through emails to avoiding potential phishing activities, viruses and malware. When we host your email, we’ll make sure there is a working spam filter and that you always receive the emails you need.

Cloud Computing
Operating your entire office technology over the cloud is the ultimate hosted solution that provides a wide range of benefits to the organization. From cost savings to improved efficiency, scalability and ease of use – the cloud can help your organization reach its goals.

Let us help you with all of your hosting needs, whether you’re just looking for the company website, a hosted email solution, or a cloud computing environment. We’ll work with you to figure out exactly what you need and deliver the right technology solution to overcome the challenges your organization faces.

Why Choose Us

01 Experience
We began supporting our first hosting customers back in 2001. We know what we're doing and we like helping our clients with that knowledge to make their businesses successful.

02 Human Support
At thehostingpool we decided that we wanted to provide the best and most exceptional customer support in the industry. We call it HUMAN SUPPORT.

03 Free Easy Website Installer
Easy Script Installer – You can install many popular scripts in less than a minute with our easy installer. Scripts includes Bloggers, Message Boards, Shopping Carts etc.

04 Free Remote Backups
Your account is backed up to a monster remote backup server daily and weekly. You can rest assured that we your website is bullet proof and you'll never have to worry.


Paul Hayes is always extremely helpful, patient and prompt in his response to any problems I encounter. Great to have this backup and support.
Clara Clark