Swimming pool and spa industry pioneer Don Bullock started in the industry way back in 1972.
Residential Pools and Spas
latest news from the residential segment of the swimming pool and spa industry
Most pool owners in Australia add stabiliser – cyanuric acid, also known as CYA – to their pools in order to prevent the chlorine being dissipated by UV (sunlight).
The pressure generated by spa jets is the result of water flowing through a narrow orifice in the rear of the jet, combined with air drawn into the space adjacent to the jet orifice via vacuum venturi action.
Sadly the owner of Aqua-Quip for the past quarter century, industry veteran Roy Halle, has passed away.
Swimart Jindalee was a big winner at this year’s Swimart Awards, picking up both the Queensland Franchisee of the Year and Australasian Franchisee of the Year.
Ever wondered what Sunrise host David Koch’s first job was? Watch this video and you’ll be in for a surprise.
Get the season off to a flying start by offering your clients a pre-season pool audit.
Kidsafe’s national Save the Date campaign calls on all pool and spa owners to sign up to Kidsafe’s “Pool Party” event on Facebook and pledge to check the safety of their pool or spa barrier when they change their clocks at the beginning of daylight saving time on Sunday October 1.
While the newly released Royal Life Saving National Drowning Report 2017 shows an overall increase in total drowning deaths, in a positive sign for the swimming pool industry it also showed the number of children under five who drowned in a swimming pool has declined when compared to the ten-year averag
A new initiative to acknowledge the professional development of industry members was launched at the SPASA Convention in Sydney in August.
SPASA WA has held its first Pool, Spa & Outdoor Living Expo on September 9-10 at Claremont Showgrounds after acquiring the business from MH Nominees earlier this year.
The SPASA Australia Pool of the Year has been won by Western Australian pool builder Quality Dolphin Pools.
Energy providers have been preparing the public for the possibility of demand-side management (DSM) – by which pool pumps could be remotely turned off – through a series of articles in mainstream media.
SPASA Victoria says its Winter Spa & Pool Show was a great success this August 12-13, hosting almost 4000 consumers over two days.
Brisbane-based Ecozen Pools + Landscapes has purchased the multi-award winning Sunshine Coast pool builder, Pool Fab.
Michael Sessler, business development vice president of Magen Eco-Energy, manufacturer of Heliocol solar heating systems talks about the segmentation of the solar market, consumers’ environmental considerations and how Aussies have a great sense of humour