Pools & Spas
Above ground pool regs
That plan should be fine . Best to run it past someone at local council or a Certifier first
Finished level for pool and alfresco
I have a finished level of RL50.3 for my alfresco and RL50.1 for my pool which is accessed via Alfresco.
I have an option to keep pool area and alfresco at same level as…
What to do here? Post and mesh type fence
If the boundary fence is 1800mm... the NCZ can be applied to your side of the fence.... if the boundary fence is less than 1800mm, the NCZ has to be applied on the…
Are waterline tiles a must have?
Hey, Waterline tiles are going to help with the scum line, as it'll be easier to brush and they make your pool look nice. Can you add them later... yes, but its a lot of…
Fibreglass Pool Coat
Quick question when cleaning my pool last week I noticed a small mark at the shallow end of the pool directly in the middle and just under the lip of the pool. It…
Help - Pool Drama!
What was the answer to whether your neighbours can say no to you passing a pool over their property?
The cartridge over time becomes blocked and water will not flow through it . That’s when it is time to replace it
Drainage surrounding pool
I’m still torn as the the necessity of these types of drains versus spoon drains of draining off into an adjacent garden.
How close can a pool be to a house?
Thanks so much! So if pool is 1.2m deep verandah is 100mm thick pool can be 1.1m from verandah? The pool guy seemed to thick it was just ok would need to dig deeper for…
Best pool size with children
Thanks all for your replies.
IF the pool can fit it is going to be a 12.5m lap pool with a wading area to one side and a bench the length of the pool. The pool will be…
Paving under a 2.3m square Portable Spa
Either would be ok. Easements are only a problem for permanent buildings, slabs should be ok. If well drained and compacted soil the roadbase might be ok. Given it is over…
Aug 06, 2019 8:05 pm
Thinking of a pool....
And don't forget about the sun position. It's better to set north facing the sun so the water will be warmed several hours a day.
You got any photos? I really cant remember the website off the top of my head, but there is a company around who specialises in the old school brick pavers...…
Pebblecrete colour mixture
Hey J Sinc
Send a few emails off to companies like... mad pool interiors, blue glass pebble, jewels for pools etc with a photo of the colour you're trying to achieve...…
New pump no water flow
is the pump priming.... then losing water flow>no flow? or is it unable to prime to begin with?
Stormwater Easement - How far from pool?
Your pool installer will need to speak to the water authority. That is the only way to get it right. We had similar issues and it was the water authority that gave us…
Sydney Pool and Spa Expo
We went today and while it was ok, I certainly wouldn’t pay to go again.
We go to the 4wd and camping show etc and have no issues paying but there are a variety of…
Plunge pool / water tank pool
Has anyone built an above ground water tank plunge pool? They seem to be quite popular at the moment but was wondering if someone had one what they thought and what it…
I live in Newcastle and built with Blue Haven Pools, and I will never use them again. I was very disappointed in everything they did. The beginning of the process was…
HELP! Spa surface ruined!
Hearing such a thing for the first time. It looks like some acid damage. Usually and abrasion-free. Even if you hit it with a hammer it wont break easily.
Jan 18, 2019 10:58 pm
I'm hoping someone can help identify these little things i find each morning in my pool. There's usually about 50-100 of them every day. They are about 10mm to 20mm…
Jan 04, 2019 8:03 am
Dec 30, 2018 12:47 am
Fibreglass Pool Company
Leisure and narellan pools are also good options. Happy to get you some discounts thru one of our connections.
Has anyone painted tiles around a pool? The terracotta tiles we have are both ugly and VERY slippery! Anyone willing to share photos/experiences with me?
Without seeing the site it’s harder to be sure but here goes
I would put a 6 2.3m m pool in c location . That will give you 1m off boundary and 800mm off alfresco .…
l'm thinking of getting an inflatable spa as a cheaper alternative to a real one. Anyone have any experience with them, are they anygood , is there one particular brand…
Pool Piering cost
My Pool Builder is charging me $240 per linear metre for piering (no re-inforcement - just 25mpa concrete)
Is this reasonable??