Pools & Spas
bprattHow to reduce depth deep end concrete swimming pool?
22 March 2014
How much shallower do you want the deep end to be, i.e. go from 7ft deep to 3ft shallow ? If you only want to reduce the depth by about 30cm, then it's hardly worth it.…
bprattToo expensive chemicals @ local pool shop ?
21 March 2014
Not all chlorines are made the same. Back years ago when we used the pool at the old house, we found that some dry chlorine needed a lot more to be put in than with…
jeffr100rsNatural swimming pools/"Swimming pond"?
21 March 2014
Hi Lynne, Bentonite is certainly good in the correct application. Perhaps more economical for waterproofing larger areas such as bigger than 400 sq metres. Personally, a…
lisajo9Has anyone installed a fibreglass pool from AAA Pools Sydney
5 March 2014
Hi there We are looking to install a fibreglass pool and interested to know who you ended up going with and if you are happy? We are currently looking at a tranquility…
Hillside59Poolrite XL DE filter tank, check model
24 February 2014
Hello All, I am new to homeone, I live in the Sydney Hills area. I have a green Poolrite DE filter tank (the "top" tank) that is cracked at the top and leaking water. I…
Saint MikeHarvest pools / pool display centre in Sydney/Newcastle area
2 February 2014
Hi We are looking at adding a pool and the company we are talking to install harvest fibreglass pools Does anyone have any experience with…
Mulletfibreglass pool - feedback on installer - perth required
27 January 2014
I am about to have my 2nd pool installed by Riverena . Very good pools and service
Matt1Glass Pool Fencing Sydney
23 January 2014
Doing some research for my house build led me to these sites: http://www.epicpoolfencing.com.au/semi- ... de-diy.htm
bprattDig out old pool that was filled with dirt?
12 January 2014
FWIW, Logan council here in Qld require the following to occur to decommission a pool, but I don't know how common this is across Australia. 1/. Cut a hole 1m x 1m in…
Saint MikePOOL FENCE HELP NEEDED FOR A NEW POOL IN VICTORIA
22 December 2013
Yes - measure from outside - you are trying to keep people out - not in. We have a deck inside and could jump the fence if we wanted to ... Some of the nit picking…
seanoMiami Pools Sydney
13 December 2013
http://abr.business.gov.au/SearchByAbn. ... 7050052652 A 5 second search finds an active ABN for them in St Mary's. Active since 2000. Historical data shows no period…
nina marieStandard black pool fencing - cost?
20 October 2013
Thanks so much everyone, our supply and install quote has come in quite a bit under that so I'm fairly happy (finally got some other real quotes too). Thanks, appreciate it!
KCampPool Tile & Landscaping Confusion - help needed
21 September 2013
Thanks a lot for all the info, very useful. We had another landscaper out this morning to give us a quote he suggested we use a road base with pavers but I'm not convinced…
keenPoured limestone V salt and chlorine, and paving grading?
12 September 2013
Next question - If I already have brick paving around the pool, and then a ~40mm step up to the fiberglass pool lip, and then glue a 40mm coping paver to the pool lip,…
AKBNo Building License Required to build your own Pool?
9 September 2013
Hi I'm in WA and am currently OB. I rang Builder's Registration Board as we didn't include the pool on our initial plans when we received our OB license. (We were going…
coldeskimopool wall cant be a swimming pool barrier - help pls
8 September 2013
What was the result in the end???
MummaDJGlass Pool Fencing Thread - ask your questions here
6 September 2013
Hi Tengals I know you are a glass pool expert, I have been searching the forum and not much info on metal fencing. Hoping by chance and experience that you will have…
michaeltsikovPool quote - did / can you negotiate?
3 September 2013
You must ask your friends or neighborhood to know the reputation or maybe they can help you with it. I would suggest to get a Good Reputation with a Good Price. Rather…