Pools & Spas
In floor cleaning v Robotic cleaner
Robotic cleaner is very effective. If you worry about time consuming you can find that one, which is right for you. I've recently bought a great pool skimmer which can…
Inground pool level
A case of capitalising on the ignorance of a first time pool owner and me thinking that the ‘experts’ will do things properly. They acknowledged it wasn’t set deep…
Swimming Pool setbacks
I don’t think there will be a hard and fast rule about the distance from the house or boundary for that matter It will depend on the footings and any openings such as…
Oct 10, 2021 12:16 am
Swim Spa - worth getting?
I am planning to get swim spa and want inground installation with decking around .any rough idea of the total cost .
Fibreglass v Concrete pool
If you’re considering an in ground swimming pool the question that you as the buyer will have to consider is “Do I want a…
astral equipment - new build
In the process of having a pool constructed and we currently have Astral filters and chlorinator equipment specified. This also includes the connect 10 box / LCD…
Pool equipment in NCZ! Help!
Hi, if the NCZ is non-compliant, then a enclosure could be built around it, however it would need to be well designed as under the pool legislation, an enclosure were a…
Fiberglass Pool in Perth (WA)
Does anyone have any recent feedback on these companies for WA fibreglass pools?
We have received quotes from the following companies and there…
Fibreglass pool suppliers in Perth, WA
Seeking tips on what to look out for before signing the contract with one of the WA fibreglass pool suppliers!
We are first time pool installers looking to install a…
Electrical provisions for future pool
We are doing a KDRB and will refurbish our existing pool once we move back. What electrical provisions should we allow for in the new meter box?
We will need a new salt…
Problem with RJ Series Chlorine Unit Draining empty when Idle, also keeps getting air in the unit. on lowest speed on 3 speed pump.
Sealing Pavers - Pool
It is better to let Travertine breathe around a pool and i wouldnt seal them. They are a great natural stone that is really easy to maintain.
Wanting to clean the pool with our sand filter but not sure which way to face it.
It says arrow to pool to filter from main drain
Is the filter considered as the main drain?
Accessing Back Yard for Pool
A pool almost any where is possible , just he cost increases with level of difficulty
What width is the access available .?
What is the distance from where a crane can…
Oct 23, 2020 11:08 pm
H2 soil, concrete or fibreglass
Doesn't really matter.
Typical pool weights many many times less than a typical house while covering more or similar area than house footings.
kPa load on soil will be…
If your barrier has o comply with the 2012 version of Australian Standard AS1926.1, then the brick pier contains footholds / handholds within the NCZ 2…
if you dont top it up, what level does it settle at
Hi I'm a new member. Needing advice for spa fencing in Victoria. I have a brick pier near the fence (see pictures) and I need to somehow do a fix to the fence to get it…
Access to dig a pool
Works out about the same from the quotes I’ve got. Spend $5k fencing it off and covering throughout the build or $5k for reduced access fee.
Hi there. I recently Purchased a Spa Ozone Generator Aquasun XL-80 - and it has standard 3 wire AMP plug buy my spa is quite old and has the JJ plug. Is this something…
Pool Fencing with Boundary Fence Help
I have a question.
Given that pool fencing needs to be 1200mm high with no gaps larger than 100mm but if your pool uses a perimeter fence, that needs to be at least 1800…
Spa Jets in pool???
We bought a 1880’s house with a late 1980’s pool.
It has the mandatory spa built at one end of the pool as was the trend at this time.
We have had to do a…
Pool Council Application Process
I’m sorry . I didn’t realise you are in Qld . I don’t know all current requirements for your state . In nsw we run a pool application side by side with house…
Removal of rust stain
I've just had concrete laid around my concrete pool, and today I found a small piece of steel reinforcement sitting on the bottom of my pool which has now left a…