Pools & Spas
PooltechHow to deal with excess water when pool is lower than street
8 July 2018
As long as you're draining less than 5% of your pools water in a controlled manner.. you can drain to stormwater. To make it controlled, put a 2 way valve in line, between…
24 February 2018
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…
cat_duncLooking for recomendation/advice on cost of pool Brisbane
17 April 2017
How did everyone's pools go in the end?
faykisCompass Vantage In-Floor Cleaning System - Does it work?
23 March 2017
Hi all, how much is the vantage cleaning system for your size of pools? Im calling compass pools to book an appointment so that they can give us a quote. Everytime i call…
ozvidsFinal Level Of Pool according to Australian Standard???
5 January 2017
Does anyone have a link of copy of AS1839 standard? The only copy online you have to pay for... ? I was just wondering how much bowing is acceptable on a fibreglass pool?…
Sammy2Upgrade options - old 'rolled edge' pebble crete pool
25 July 2016
I have also seen this pebble stone idea in some of the pools nearby.
333twedsNew tile coping to pebblecrete pool with rolled edge?
30 May 2016
We want to update our pebblecrete pool with new coping edge and concrete/pavers around. The pool itself is in excellent nic for its age. No cracks on the inside at all.…
zebrax0rWhat type of salt water chlorinator? Dosing automation?
13 June 2015
Hi. So, I need a new salt water pool chlorinator unfortunately. My old one bit the dust a few months ago. It was an ancient Zodiac Clearwater unit. The pool is…
Betty RubbleSpa temperature/thermostat problem
5 November 2014
Hi, we've got an old Spa Quip Spa Power 500a and are having problems with the temperature control. We have just re-filled the spa after having it switched off and empty…
vegas777Don't Buy O Ring for Waterco Water King Tablet Feeder
17 May 2014
People should always be indignant when a business is price gouging beyond a reasonable profit margin; it's not the money, it's the principle.
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…
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…
da_cleanerFibreglass Water feature - covering in stackstone cladding
15 July 2013
ardex optima is the best glue in the pool industry. www.ardexaustralia.com.au/products/prim ... dex-optima
queenslanderreno1Grout and adhesive dropped into pool - how to remove?
29 June 2013
We've had tradies around our pool area lately and we have found that there is an accumulation of bits of grout and adhesive stuck to the bottom of our new fibreglass pool.…
chripark69Questions about spas - why would a motor be running 24hrs?
6 October 2012
Even the quietest pumps will emit some sort of humming noise, shouldn't be to loud but it is one of those annoying noises that once you know is there can be heard very…
bashworthBathroom Kicthen, Swimming Pool where to start?
12 August 2012
What will you use most should be your priority! For me it would be 1. Kitchen. Use 3-4 times per day ( most expensive room in the house and most important if you want to…