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Pools and Spas

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
24 replies

I have the great pleasure and challenge of designing the pool for the new house :smile: In our current place we have a small fibreglass pool which we ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
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Hi peeps - just came across this Naked Pool System which means freshwater swimming :grin: Just wondering if anyone has an experience/feedback on this ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
1 reply

I'm really happy with how this small composite deck came up that I did for a friend/customer. As you can see, it really spruces the area up and giving ...

liverpoolroad
Bolted-on Browser
3 replies

we have a marble sheen pool with pebble Crete coping that is quite badly cracked and we are looking for ideas to freshen it up and contain the deterio ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
26 replies

The weather is finally starting to warm up across the country, leading many people to consider installing a pool. Meanwhile, those lucky enough to alr ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Our house was built in the 50s and we’ve renovated inside, but now it’s time to tackle the backyard... We’ve decided that the double car garage, whi ...

Adam_W
Super Contributor
4 replies

Looking forward to the first issue FREE in Bunnings Warehouses from this weekend.And yes... proud to say I've been working with the team to create som ...

MartyH
Valued Contributor
19 replies

The Mrs and I have seen a fiberglass selfcleaning pool and it seems a ripper. These jets pop out the bottom and move all the water and leaves aroun ...

redracer01
Super Contributor
2 replies

Summer is fast approaching and one of the things I wish I built was an outdoor shower for my kids! But the idea passed by as I was too busy swimming w ...

dallasclark
Budding Contributor
11 replies

Hi all, First project in the new house. I'm seeking some ideas to transform the pool area and making it the central feature as you walk out into t ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager

Workshop community update #88 Hi all, It’s a privilege to chat to Workshop community members and share their amazing stories. It’s fantastic to ...

Wombat1954
New Contributor
5 replies

Has anyone seen plans for steps with a small decking to suit entry to an above ground Spa? I am no carpenter, but with a few beers and a mates weekend ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
2 replies

I'm writing about my custom pool design in a separate post but felt this aspect needs a specific post for itself. I want to hide my pool pump (1.5hp) ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager

Workshop community update #86 Hi all, It’s been wonderful to have so many new community members join us in recent weeks. We look forward to you ...

Isobel
Trusted Contributor
1 reply

Apparently architects are increasingly including above-ground pools in high-end properties. From this article on design trends for 2018 - https://www ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Workshop community update #82 Hi all, It’s been an exciting start to 2018 as Workshop members share their latest D.I.Y. creations and home impr ...

Isobel
Trusted Contributor
3 replies

Anyone heard of natural swimming pools before? They are self-cleaning and have no chlorine or salt, just plants and friendly algae. Cost seems like th ...

andreajoe
New Contributor
6 replies

my fish pond has a leak in the bottom. The pond is some sort of rigid black plastic or polypropylene. How can I fix the leak? The hole is about 8cm ...

Joker
Experienced Contributor
4 replies

I’m about to shop for a new pool. What are the questions I should be asking the pool companies other than how much is it? Joe

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