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pfg100
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Hi DIY community, It is time to repaint my concrete swimming pool. I did it 10 yrs ago but it needs redoing. I don't recall exactly the paint or othe ...

ProjectPete
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Unsurprisingly, I'm not a fan of colourbond fencing, and particularly not the cream colour the estate decided to go with.Again unsurprisingly, given m ...

WK71
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Hi I am just looking at ideas for sealing the gap between pool and concrete, there was previously gap sealer applied but was just looking at maybe a b ...

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

lbell
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Hi I am looking for instructions to make a wooden pool pump cover. Can you help?

sgood
New Contributor
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I have a large shed that I have cleared out and now only really has the pool pump and filter in it now which only takes up about 1sqm in the corner, ...

Cwdl
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can anyone tell me why I cannot use Bunnings pool fencing for a balcony compared with the Bunnings balustrade it is less than half the cost cheers Ch ...

nnoor
Newbie
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hello due to rain, my pool's water keeps going change to green instead of blue colour. I use Acid and Algee. But not happy. What shall l do? thanks n ...

stelz
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Hi everyone, Hope everyone is keeping well. Any one else felt summer was short lived? My husband really wanted a swimming pool, an in- ground pool ...

Joker
Experienced Contributor
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This is the colour of our pool at the moment: It's very pretty but probably not the best for swimming in. It's a saltwater fibreglass pool. The pool ...

Ingy
Newbie
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Hi everyoneI am hoping to gain a better understand of something that happened a few weeks ago. My pool level was a little low so I topped it up (I am ...

kalradeepak
Junior Contributor
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Hi Guys Do you have any recommendation for buying electric / rechargeable pool vacuum for large in ground pool? Need vacuum without the need of existi ...

dermotmunro
Budding Contributor
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So, bear with me, ill update as I progress, we have just built a house in Western Australia, pool went in before the house. I have already done the ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
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#Wifey set me the challenge of building a cabana by our pool area to make better use of some somewhat wasted space and of course create a beautiful, r ...

httpmrchris
Newbie
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Hey there -- hope you're well! I have a super basic outdoor bath and was looking to create an equally as basic outdoor shower. This is the bath set ...

ammo
New Contributor
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Can someone suggest what is the best coating to use on concrete, surrounding an indoor pool. The cement when wet becomes very slippery and I want to s ...

MP2020
Budding Contributor
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Hello all. We have recently moved my brother's 2x2 spa tub into our backyard and without a manual we are unsure what items we should start to buy for ...

redracer01
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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 ...

Adam_W
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Hi all, Well, after a few hassles we've finished stage one of our timber-free deck around our pool. Frame is pre-fab steel from SteelDeck and the de ...

Marty_McFly
New Contributor
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For my wife's Bday, I decided to get the back area around the pool finished. It's only been 3 years. First time building a Deck, I think this one tur ...

Calli
New Contributor
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Thanks to Covid we finally had time to do some projects around the house.

LewisH
Budding Browser
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May

Just had the pool pump replaced and looking for suggestions on sound proofing / reducing the noise from the pool pump motor. A tight fit as you can s ...

ProjectPete
Trusted Contributor
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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) ...

glenngarbo
New Contributor
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Hi,I need to use some adhesive for the bull nosing around our pool edge. A few Freo Stone slabs have come loose. What should I use, before I seal it?