Pools & Spas
gaweleczekHow to deal with excess water when pool is lower than street
I'm with you here. The problem is that the builder insists we need to do something to show that we are actively managing water that used fall onto my yard and now falls to…
sxwallacPool fence requirements for COO (not for filling)
Hi, Short Version: Is a fully compliant permanent pool fence required for an inground empty pool, in order to get a house COO? Long Version: We're building a new house,…
aussietaSwimming Pool Heating: Solar, Heat Pump or Gas
4 November 2017
now putting a cover on every night will retain the heat absorbed during the day and is the cheapest to buy and "running cost" any form of supplemental heating will need a…
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…
wheeliworksAnybody with a maxi rib compass pool above ground?
6 September 2017
gaweleczekInstallation sequence: solar panels and pool heating pump
3 September 2017
Hi, I'm planning to install solar panels and build a pool with a heating pump. Does it matter witch one I get done first? Or maybe there is a logical sequence? Thanks
winto_04installing a pool during construction of home
21 August 2017
Hi. Are you sitting down ??? $4200 for 26 weeks ( that is minimum period). A lot of companies I called don't do it anymore. We got a builder / carpenter in…
Saint MikeLooking for advice / If you were installing a pool again?
16 August 2017
Also - ours is salt chlorinated with an auto feeder. Also an auto acid feeder. BUT -you still have to check the readings. AND - do what is needed - eg Buffer or Acid -…
WAlienMy experience as a first time pool purchaser. (WA) *Update*
27 June 2017
I apologise for the delayed reply. I have been away a lot. I had to do a minor reset to 2 pavers by adding a little more sand near the steps, and think its now 100% I…
cat_duncConcrete Swimming Pool - Owner Builder in South Australia
8 May 2017
You mentioned on another post you've done the glass balustrade? Does that mean the pool is finished? Please share more photos!
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…
rebecaWhat is the best outdoor shower designs 2017?
2 May 2017
Hi, I`m planning on having an outdoor shower, It will be perfect for summer. I explore a lot of ideas on google but I`m really confused because I have to choose one of the…