Thursday, 26 March 2015
Winter is nearing its end in Perth and residents are looking forward to spring and summer. To celebrate the closing of the cold season, Palm City Pools is offering a special package for those who are planning to install fibreglass pools in their Perth homes. From September 1 to September 30, you may get our solar heat pumps for only $3,850.00 (from the regular price of $4,400.00) if you order them with our refurbished fiberglass swimming pools. The promo price is inclusive of GST, and installation will be free of charge!
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Bibra Lake, Western Australia (August 8, 2014) – Palm City Pools, a trusted Perth swimming pools installer, has won two awards in the recently concluded 2014 regional SPASA Awards, which the Swimming Pool and Spa Association of Western Australia hosted. The award-winning company, this year, was conferred with both Gold and Silver Awards in the Fiberglass Pools (Secondhand) Category of the leading competition for pool installers in the region. The recent awards come as an addition to a growing number of achievements Palm City Pools received for the same category in previous years. The recognitions the company has now received thus far include five Gold Awards (2014, 2013, 2011, 2010, and 2009) and six Silver Awards (2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009). Being a regular recipient of SPASA Western Australia prestigious awards is a clear indication of how Palm City Pools is dedicated to create wonderful home additions for every client using their expertise in installing secondhand fi
Tuesday, 24 March 2015
Refurbished fiberglass pool prices are definitely lower than those of new pools, since they are made from already existing moulds. Despite being refurbished, a fiberglass pool can look like brand new with proper installation. The lower costs and fresh appearance can definitely factor significantly into improving the value of a property. The ease in maintaining a fiberglass pool also adds to its desirability. All it needs is some simple cleaning; algae and other fungi will find it difficult to latch onto its smooth wall surfaces. Luxury homeowners can benefit from the reduced cost of a refurbished fiberglass pool, while enjoying all of its perks.
Monday, 23 March 2015
Fortunately, the pool industry has come up with a solid solution. Pool companies such as Palm City Pools encourage homeowners with small lots to have pools with sizes as small as 12.5 square metres installed instead. While these Perth plunge pools aren't made for breaststrokes, swimming isn't the only way to cool off on a scorching Perth afternoon. Many people simply prefer a pool area where they can relax and have a coldie. Plunge pools are also made for those who want their own body of water but not have to worry about maintenance and installation. Due to its small size, plunge pools are easy to clean. If you want some swimming done, resistance jets can provide an ideal condition for swimming in place. The jets can also induce a therapeutic effect.
If you’ve ever wanted to have a swimming pool in your backyard but feel you might come up short on budget, there are ways for you to save money so you can soon realise this dream. One area of pool construction that you can initially save on is landscaping. You can choose to have your pool installed first and postpone the landscaping at a later time.
Monday, 16 March 2015
Roman-end pool, which is characterised by a rectangular shape and a half-circle on both ends, can make an excellent and interesting addition to your backyard. Yet even if more than half your neighbourhood has opted for this pool design, should you have one installed as well? The answer will ultimately depend on your home or courtyard’s design as well as your lifestyle.
WA residents can expect some summer days to be warmer, some colder. Regardless of the temperature, summer is always a great time of year to hit the pool. Granted, you may be asking yourself, wouldn’t the fluctuating hot and cold temperatures affect your pool pleasure? Yes, it will. Fortunately, there’s a workaround to this issue to ensure that owners of fibreglass pools in Perth like you can continue to enjoy pool time, any time, and that is, by managing your pool’s temperature. How do you do it? With the following tips, of course! If your pool is heated, lower the temperature You really don’t need to use your pool heater that much during summer, so try reducing the temperature on your equipment. Doing so will not only reduce your energy consumption, but also lower the amount of water you lose to evaporation.
Tuesday, 10 March 2015
Water feature aficionados and pool partygoers will have a grand time this March when leading makers and sellers of grills, patio furniture, spas, saunas, fencing, decking, outdoor kitchens and swimming pools come together to show what they’ve got at the Pool, Spa, and Outdoor Living Expo this March 7th-8th, 2015 at the Claremont Showgrounds. Palm City Pools is proud to announce that they will be participating in this illustrious gathering to promote their brand new range of fibreglass pools in Perth.
Monday, 9 March 2015
Pools are a great and cost-effective way for homeowners to beat the heat. Then again, even these cool recreation spots can get a little bland over time. In this case, beefing up the looks and usability of your pool would make sense. Consider the following additions to boost your fibreglass pool’s appeal:
A spa can be a great addition to your swimming pool. If you can have one built close enough to the water, you can utilise the equipment used to pump water into your pool to do double duty, meaning you can also use it to direct water to your spa. By using all or part of your existing pool system, you can greatly reduce the cost of installing and maintaining a spa.
Sunday, 8 March 2015
The obvious benefit of installing pools in Perth is having a place to relax, socialise, and celebrate. Investment-savvy homeowners, however, also see a swimming pool as a plus factor in terms of property market value. A feature article on News.com.au discusses this further.
Friday, 6 March 2015
As for small backyards, home owners can make the most out of limited space by opting for plunge pools. Very easy to maintain, plunge pools provide an opportunity to take refreshing dips and soak away stress from the daily grind. With the region’s warm days getting longer and more intense, you may be more inclined to install cold plunge pools in Perth. Hot water in spas or heated pools might be popular for health reasons, while cold water is often simply seen as being a means to refresh oneself on scorching days. A cold plunge, however, offers several health benefits as well.
Wednesday, 4 March 2015
Aside from the above home improvement ideas, the addition of water features is also an effective way to enhance the beauty of outdoor living spaces. Well-placed and sufficiently equipped swimming pools in Perth homes, for instance, are good backyard design features that can serve as long-term investments for residential property owners. Aside from increasing resale value, pools also enhance the overall appearance of the home, provide hours of fun and relaxation, and allow homeowners to enjoy many health and psychological benefits.
Monday, 2 March 2015
A lot of people buy used fibreglass pools in Perth. In many cases, ‘used’ refers to a fiberglass pool that was removed for refurbishment. Assuming you’re interested in a used fiberglass shell, here are some points to ponder.
The Pool’s Physical Appearance
The shell’s cosmetic finish will depend on whether it was previously damaged then repaired. Whilst most refurbishment work is nearly invisible to the naked eye, a few details stick out. Either way, try to find out how extensive the damage was and what was done to resolve it. This could serve as leverage when negotiating a price.
With so many considerations to make regarding which size and shape suits your home, what material to choose, and which builder best fits the job, the decision to install a pool should not be made lightly.
To help you get a decent start, here’s a very important tip for you: Choose fibreglass pools.
Yes, you read that right. Fibreglass pools are better than most pool materials out there, even concrete. Whilst they do have their limitations, the fact that fibreglass pools are so popular these days only means they rival the best materials in the industry. Here are some of the top reasons you might want to get a fibreglass pool:
If you believe pools are a lot of work to maintain, then fibreglass pools will change your mind. Most fibreglass pool owners can finish their weekly maintenance chores in less than 30 minutes. Concrete pools take longer to maintain, not to mention they usually entail expensive repair costs down the road.