Pool covers are a great addition to most pools as there are a number of things they help with. Keeping dirt and debris out of the pool, keeping the water in the pool by preventing evaporation and retaining heat to extend the swimming season.Read More
Rain can definitely have an adverse effect on you swimming pool water, though it may come as a surprise that the problems caused by rain are not a result of 'dilution' of the chemicals in your pool. An inch of rainwater added to a typical 50,000 litre pool increases the amount of water by only about 1.5%, meaning dilution is not usually an issue.Read More
The beach is a fantastic place to spend time with family and friends. You may be an accomplished swimmer, though when if comes to the ocean, conditions can change in an instant. Heres how to spot a rip, and what to do if you're caught in one.Read More
If you have a pool, you must have a CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) sign prominently displayed and knowing how to perform CPR by taking a First Aid course (or getting a regular refresher) is vital in an emergency.Read More
Having a pool is a great way to cool off, keep the kids entertained and keep fit. We've taken some tips from the Royal Lifesaving Society to make sure your pool is safe, so you, your family and friends can continue to enjoy it.Read More
The prospect of outlaying hundreds of dollars on a new pool pump is daunting. With so many brands out there now, deciding on which one is best suited to your pool will most likely be different from your neighbour. The thought of paying a for hefty electricity bill each quarter is a key factor in going for an “Eco” option.Read More
PREVENTION IS CHEAPER THAN CURE
We recommend using Lo-Chlor's Pool Algaecide (copper based) every three months. Because the algaecide is copper based the algaecide will eliminate algae for a longer time.
Lo-Chlor's Pool Algaecide is very economical, one 500ml dose will protect your average sized 50,000lt backyard swimming pool for three months.Read More
Now is the time to carry out your Spring checkup on your pool. This will not only ensure it is ready for swimming on the warm weekends, but also ready for the upcoming Summer.
Obviously every pool is different given the varying sizes, surfaces, filter and chlorinator types but the majority of steps are the same. By following our helpful tips, you’ll be well on your way to enjoying a clean pool as the weather heats up.
Do you have a cover on your pool at the moment? Whether you do or do not, below is some "Tech Savvy Info" to help you look after one of your most valued assets. These simple initiatives will save money... FACT.Read More
Swimming in a MagnaPool mineral pool, the water feels different, almost silky smooth, making it a pleasure to experience. It can help alleviate aches and pains and soothe your skin as well as being very environmentally friendlyRead More
From 1 January 2017 any new CPR signs or existing CPR signs being replaced must show how to perform CPR in line with the technique published in 'ANZCOR Guideline 8 – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation' published by the Australian Resuscitation Council in January 2016.Read More
With the colder weather, shorter days, more ‘stable’ weather conditions and limited use of the swimming pool, we tend to forget that the pool still requires correct chemical balance to remain clean and healthy.Read More
Repairing/replacing the pool light is often one of those jobs that gets pushed back year after year. Did you know you can easily retro-fit a brand new LED Spa Electrics Light to your pool without the need to change any electrical components??Read More