Pools & Spas
recommend pool filter/chlorinators etc
We are looking at building a concrete pool and every sales person has different views on filters/ chlorinators etc.
Does anyone have any good /bad experiences with…
Pools - Concrete v Fibreglass
You can sell a fibreglass pool too down the track if you decide to get rid of it. Good luck doing that with a concrete one! (We sold ours - outgrew it and never used it,…
Quote for fibreglass Swimming Pool
Thanks for taking the time to reply.
Can you please explain further what you mean by "variations galore to the contract price". What kind of things were added…
Inground Pool - swim spa or pool?
Yeah I was going to do before and after shots and hopefully video too, and post on forum.
Somewhere in July-Oct..... I'm about to approach Council to see if they will…
Pool Colour help please
We're getting quotes for pools and have been asked what colour we want....
I love that greeny torquoise colour but having trouble finding the right…
Cost to install fibreglass pool
Have a look at this thread.... particularly the post from house-to-be. She bought a fibreglass pool in kit form and then arranged the installation herself. So, in effect…
Jun 03, 2011 8:16 pm
Aaron, its been a while since you posted your question, but hope you get an alert for this message.
I am curious how you went with your pool removal and building over it....
Pool Plumbing and leak finding
Is it possible to have a faulty hydro valve causing a leak?
A plumber came out and has decided that the above valve is stuck and letting water leak out???
Im not sure if…
Comment on my pool position
I love where u have the pool,u want the pool so u can see the kids from the kitchen and as many room as possible,are you getting a salt water pool,thats what we have and i…
Question about roof over the pool
We are building a house next to a large reserve in Melbourne. Some big gum trees are close to our house and we plan to put in a pool but are worried about debris/leaves…
Oct 25, 2011 6:26 pm
Are pool companies negotiable?
We originally asked and one pool builder knocked off about 2k, the other nothing. In the end we went with the pool builder who wouldnt budge, but when we went to sign, DH…
Nov 10, 2011 11:45 pm
Inground pool lining
Hi there, I am a pool and spa tiler, I have alot of experience with vinyl pools, check out my web sites photo album, cheers.
Nov 17, 2011 12:05 am
Sounds like mustard algae to me.
Buy some algae treatement + starver and that should do the trick. You'll probably have to vaccuum the algae from the bottom as…
Dec 14, 2011 10:54 am
Yarra valley exemption permit
Has any recently applied for a pool filling permit? and for a 20,000 litre pool how long do they generally take and how strict are they on your other water savings.
replace cell in Aquajoy salt chlorinator
thanks again, Paul. for your feedback on the Zodiac alternative. This brand seems to have a good reputation. I have successfully installed the generic Aquajoy chlorinator…
need for sunscreen stabiliser
I have been using pool stabiliser (cyanurate) for years and now wonder if it is necessary for the way we use the pool. We only take the blanket off either to use the pool…
Clark Rubber Pools
I'm looking at installing a swimming pool at my house. Due to budget constraints I'm thinking a simple above ground pool, possibly sunk into the ground a little. …
Chlorine or saltwater
if you are want your pool to stay clean & healthy with minimal imput from you salt chlorination is the best system by far. it is also at least $700 a year cheaper than…
Concrete Pool Vs Fibreglass Pool
-Concrete pools add value to a house. Lets face it, how often do you see a fibreglass pool as a selling point for a house on…
Thanks will keep all this in mind i did have a chance to purchase a bowman electric pool heater 30 KW but nearly fell over when looked at specs 42 amps per phase current…
Swimming pool and spa expo
hey, i noticed you do excavation work, what sort of costs invloved in digging a hole at sandhust for a small 6mt x 3mt x 1.5mt fiberglass pool?
Feb 05, 2012 11:33 am
Feb 06, 2012 1:50 pm
a friend of ours has had 2 spas and at least one of them was electric/ possibly both. They were both the shell type not cabinet and were half sunk into the ground.
Electrical bonding of pool,
Three questions about electrical bonding of an inground concrete pool to the house.
1/ what earth wire size is required for the earth wire…
Stupid pool installation question?
there are a few options. each site is assessed to which is appropriate & cost effective taking into account things such as size of hole , soil needs to be removed, . …
Pools - signs of leaking
We had a leak, and could tell by the water level dropping. We did the bucket test too, that's a great idea and gives you an idea on how quickly you are losing the water.…
Pool installation time
Hey pussycat, shouldn't you be stalking something a bit smaller than a chicken???
It was a little daunting watching our pool swinging in the breeze, but I must say it…
New to this forum and was looking through old posts, not sure if you already bought a Swim Spa but I have a Fastlane Swim Machine and Endless pools in the US have a…