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30 Jul | Jerry

Gas Pool Heating in NZ

Gas pool heating is arguably the most practical method among others. It makes economical sense particularly when you don’t use your pool that often, like when you only swim during weekends, on holidays or several times per week. There are many advantages to using gas over solar or electric pool heaters, including: On demand heating …

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25 Jun | Jerry

Time For Your Pool Heating Service

Winter is setting in and now is the time to start getting things sorted for the rest of 2018. It’s the perfect time to take care of all those tasks you have still on your list that need to be done before the cold weather really starts to set in. Servicing your pool heating is …

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15 Jun | Jerry

Maintaining Your Pool at a Constant Temperature

The accepted standard for swimming pool water temperature is between 27oC to 28oC (max). Temperatures exceeding 30OC affects the chemical balance of the pool water, causing scale to form and making the water corrosive. This can damage the pool filtration equipment and other components. Hot pools also tend to harbour bacteria, which can cause health …

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15 Nov | Jerry

Time To Get Your Pool Service

When was the last time you serviced your pool? Can’t remember? It’s time to get it serviced today! Why should you service your pool? Maintaining and servicing your pool is crucial to ensuring that your swimming pool has a long, trouble free life, and gives you a safe and warm environment to enjoy the water. …

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6 Jun | Jerry

Pool Heat Exchangers – What Are They And How Do They Work?

If you have been reading and researching about ways to heat your pool you most likely will have come across the term “heat exchanger”. A swimming pool heat exchanger uses hot water from a boiler or solar heated water circuit to heat the pool water. Heat is transferred by conduction through the exchanger materials which …

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29 May | Jerry

Your Pool Heating Options

Convincing yourself to get into your swimwear in the middle of winter to go for a swim when your pool is likely to be icy cold out in the elements is hard, if not impossible work. No one chooses to be cold and there is a certain comfort slipping into a temperately warm pool not …

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3 Apr | Jerry

How Much Does Pool Heating Actually Cost?

The first question many people ask when first considering a pool heating solution is this. In fact, the cost is the only downside considered my most people. The simple answer to this question is, that every pool heating solution is different. There are many factors that influence the cost of a pool heating solution.  The …

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3 Apr | Jerry

Efficient Pool Heating Is The Difference

You could be forgiven thinking that “Efficiency” is a new catch phrase. When considering anything to do with power consumption or heating – having equipment with a high “efficiency” rating is an important factor. When looking at heating your swimming pool one of the highest concerns associated with heating is the cost of power. Making …

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3 Apr | Jerry

Maintaining Your Sand Pool Filter

Maintaining your sand pool filter is a crucial part of your pools maintenance.  One of the things you must consider doing every 3-4 years is replacing the sand in your filter. Why do you need to change the sand, you may ask? Your filter’s job is to keep your pool water crystal clear.  To do …

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3 Apr | Jerry

Does Your Pool Need A Service?

Spending time in your pool in the warm muggy days of summer can feel like a real treat. As you move about – or even just float – you can feel your worries and troubles drift away. Do you ever think about what is in the water you are relaxing in though? Probably not. Even …

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