Pools & Spas
Badu Swim Jet System
Looking at getting a 6m concrete pool installed and were considering the inclusion of a Badu Swim Jet System for swimming and kids play. Approx cost around $5k.i…
Permantly securing sliding door closed
We’ve an alfresco area which has a sliding door on one wall, and a double stacked sliding door on the other wall.
We’d like to install a pool in this area…
Dec 28, 2017 7:23 pm
Swim Spa or Plunge Pool in Perth
I'd prefer a pool over a spa! We had limited access but they stil managed to get a small digger in. Pool companies will come to your house and do a quote.
Nov 24, 2016 12:17 am
Paving sealer damage to fibreglass pool
Hi everyone, does anyone have any advice or know of a way to remove sealer (from pavers) from a fibreglass pool?
After the paving was laid around our new pool we had them…
Self build pool perth hills HELP
Good new re the dig, that'll make life easier. Do you have a sketch you can send me and perhaps we can chat during the week? Email on the web site. Enjoy the warm day!
Ants in the spa
Where are you located? We use Ackland Pest Control every 12mths and do not see an ant, spider or bug all year.
We did have issues with ants in and around the spa, but…
L Shaped pool
Can you post your plan. Are you planning to have the pool for relaxing/spa or do you want to do laps?DO you have any children and what age are they?
Pool placement before earthworks?
Hi, we got ours dug our and concreted before the house (that's what out builder mac jones stipulated) then it was covered over and fenced and house was built. Levels have…
Fiberglass Pool in Perth (WA)
2.5 years down the line and still happy with my pool, maintenance has really been easy with the fibre glass pool and salt water chlorination system
A couple of weeks a go…
For Sale: Pool and Spa Gas Heater
Hi Guys, not sure if this is the right section to post in but I have a HX120 pool and spa gas heater for sale. Its brand new and still in original packaging. No longer…
This is a expensive suburb $3500 per night for a 1 bedroom condo,in qld complete with a fibreglass…
Fast lane pools
Are you after it for the swim machine or just a small pool?
The swim machine does work great . It is the premium product in resistance swimming & a swim jet dosnt come…
Hi, I recently asked my supervisor if it was okay to have my pool installed because I was given a practical completion date of 'mid march'. I asked if it was safe to…
Pool Fencing (Perth)
Did where did you end up buying your fence from?
Me and missus are looking at several companies, WA pool fencing being one of…
Building Small Pool/Water Well in Perth
Just joined this Forum. We are building a new home (nearly finished) and are going to put in a very small Pool/Water Well. Just seeking experiences and advice, if…
Spa cable used for additional GPO?
Although Im not a sparky, from a standards-perspective, I suspect the intended use of a GPO is irrelevant. If its not hardwired to a device, then the supply cable must…
Question re temporary fencing
Hi Mike - that is some thread! Must have a proper read!
Can you see an issue with filling the pool with water and then popping lid on…
King Neptune Ozone System
We are just going down this path but friends of ours have the King Neptune Ozone system and swear by it. They say its like swimming in fresh water and good for sensitive skin.
Sep 25, 2014 9:48 am
Help - Pool Drama!
I think B STAR is on the money
Freedom is your builder. Under normal circumstances builder is responsible for everything (I hope there are no special conditions in the…
Aug 09, 2014 11:16 am
barrier reef pool reviews WA??
Not without some dramas but lucky Barrier Reef were up for the challenge we hit water about 1.2m into the dig so we had to pump it out. Barrier Reef…
Perths concrete pools "Atlantic Pools"
Looks like we are going with Malibu Pools here in Perth. They are considerably more expensive than Atlantic but we have been advised by someone previously in…
Limestone Swimming Pool (plastic lined)
That's what I'm thinking, but apparently it can be done, just spoke to my friend and she heard of someone who had a pool like that. I phoned a vinyl liner pool…
Robotic Pool Cleaners
I have a Davey Optima and use it with disposable filter bags - ezPOOLBag. Davey is a decentd robotfor the price. It also climbs wals like Dolphin. Basically it…
Concrete pool - average timeframe
varies greatly. 8 weeks - 16 weeks
Depends on pool inclusions/ cleaning system (in floor?)/ Spa?/ and interior style... render or tiled or paint.
Waste outlet help....
My appologies, your pool guy was correct, I was thinking of the flow rate after the filter rather than the pressure between the pump and filter. So it is an…
Sep 12, 2013 11:34 am
Pool distance from boundary fence - Perth
My pool was installed in Scarborough last Dec and sits approx 1.5m from back boundary fence which is a limestone retaining wall on the neighbours property as their lot…
Aug 23, 2013 3:35 pm
How did you pay for your pool?
@homebody99 I was told we could add finishings to our Bankwest construction loan, just needed to specify and provide quotes.
Getting Pool or Spa
The major costs of owning a pool/spa comes from the cost of running the circulation pump, the heater, and the costs of topping the pool/spa up with water.
You can reduce…