10 tips to winterising your pool
05 May 2017
If you’re planning to switch off pool equipment over winter to save money on electricity and chemical costs, think again. Not only will you run the risk of damaging expensive filtration and sanitation systems but can also damage your pool’s interior. The result? A potentially costly and time-consuming process to return pool water into a state that’s ready for you to swim in when the weather heats up. Preparing your pool for winter saves money as it will help maintain surface finishes and water quality, ensuring an easy transition into summer. Swimart’s 10-point winter pool care checklist Clean the pool: Brushing the walls and floor, and then vacuuming the […]continue reading
Why not have a professional pool cleaning service on a regular basis?
05 May 2017
There’s no doubt about it – cleaning your swimming pool is a lot more enticing when the sun is shining, the temperature is warm, and the reward is diving into crystal clear water. Now that autumn is well and truly here, the thought of raking up leaves and vacuuming away dirt when it’s chilly and drizzly outside doesn’t seem quite as inviting, does it? It’s around this time of the year that procrastination starts to set in and, between taking the kids to their sports events on Saturdays and catching up with friends on Sundays, even the most well-cared for pool starts to lose its sparkle. Professional pool cleaning […]continue reading
Which spa suits you?
04 April 2017
Moulded headrests, LED mood lighting, hydrotherapy massage seats, hurricane jets and finger touch control panels – spas have certainly come a long way over the past few years! Not just a hot tub filled with warm water, today’s portable spa designs combine relaxation, entertainment and fitness features in one compact package – at just a fraction of the cost of a fully-sized swimming pool. And all you need is a power point to operate them. While it is possible to boost your spa experience with optional extras like multi-coloured lights and waterproof sound systems, knowing which model is going to enhance your day-to-day lifestyle, and the style of your home, […]continue reading
Tips for first-time pool owners
04 April 2017
While many Aussies were lucky to grow up with a pool in their backyard, there are plenty more who did not. So, for people who have moved into a new home with an existing pool, or have just installed one on their property, the thought of maintaining a pool for the first time can seem daunting. Even if you’re renting a home with a pool in the backyard, it’s important to understand how it works and what you need to do to keep it clean, healthy and, most importantly, safe to swim in. If any of these apply to you, then the best advice we can give you is to […]continue reading