Pools & Spas
marz1983Pool placement with easements and fences.
31 December 2017
Ok so I think I’ve figured it out I drew our block and house to scale and because of the easement it will fit much better off the end. But our fences are farm fences so…
building-expertIssue with pipe location - who should fix, us or plumber?
18 October 2017
Is it reasonable to expect the pool company/plumber to come back and rectify this? (For what it's worth, the concreter reckons it's a 10 min job for the plumber). Yes it…
faykisFirst Build with Eden Brea - Tender Presentation and Costs
7 May 2017
Hi how much slope did you have in your land if you dont mind me asking? We are also looking at a lot in colebee whixh has 1m elevation from street and another .5m accross…
faykisMinimal land size required for building new pool in blacktow
6 May 2017
Hi members, can anyone enlighten me with the requirements of building a new pool in a area within blacktown council!!! Is there a minimal size if land criteria? I…
faykisPool installation before vs after house construction in narr
24 March 2017
Hi Weeliworks, the big undivided plot on the side will remain as it is. Its someones house and hushe yard at the front back and sides. They are the main onwer of the…
faykisSwimming Pool construction in Sydney prior building construc
18 March 2017
Thanks for your valuable tips wheeliworks. Unfortunately our block is a narrow block (12.5m frontage through out). So we'll need the pool built early as there wont be any…
joelzeeRecommended pool builder in Hills Shire Area (Castle Hill)
7 March 2017
I know Malibu are cheap. My brother had a quote from them and his work buddy built with them at Penrith. Apparently their workmanship is a bit how ya goin, but they are…
joelzeeWhich Sydney pool builder is the best to use / recommended ?
7 March 2017
faykis, The experience was sensational! They finished from go to whoa in 8 weeks.Our pool was 75K. The other 2 quotes we received were less than this but when we went back…
wheeliworksHelp please! we have narrowed down to 2 pool options
31 January 2017
Comparisons Barrier reef shell is much stronger Filters zx 100 is way to small , you didn't state size on star clear but the Hayward swim clear is a better filter and a…
Diesel75752Just bought an above ground pool. Now I need to get things g
15 August 2016
Hi, I read your post with much interest, we are close to buying a resin pool and having trouble finding installers. Any chance you would be able to forward me the details…
Stewie DRules for disposal of cleanfill from pool
8 July 2016
It is not so much the soil coming out of a property but the soil coming into one. If a house was going to be built over this soil it has to meet certain requirements -…
StructuralBIMGuySwim SPA Installation Site Pre costs
9 April 2016
Run an advert on gumtree for a few labourers and offer $25-30 p/hr and be prepared to roll up the sleeves ..I've found even if it takes Twice as long you will still be…
missy_sullyPool Builder and vacant land access
24 February 2016
Hi, i have been looking into building a 7 x 2.5m pool in the backyard. I can use the vacant land access which could save me cost. However owner said they are likely to…
WAlienDo I have to empty pool for landscaping around it?
17 February 2016
This question is a few months old now, so you may have already finished the job, but I would have suggested that you contact your local shire for advise, although most…
TheJockeyBetter Pools and Spas - advice on bad experience?
30 January 2016
The owner of Better Pools is actually an ex supervisior of the infamous Blue Haven Pools - trained by them in how to con you in the deal of a lifetime, then charge you…
ShambiniSealing Travertine around Pool and surrounding area
13 November 2015
I also forgot to mention that coping should be dip sealed with a pre sealer to ensure that all six sides of the coping is thoroughly sealed.