Electric Heat Pumps

Pool Facts, SPA Facts December 23, 2015

If you’re looking for a swimming pool heater, a swimming pool heat pump or pool heating systems, you are in the right place. Total Leisure’s pool heating service allows you to have a swim in your new or existing pool or spa all year round. Our pool heating service installs your heater within hours, allowing

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Cartridge Filters

Pool Facts December 23, 2015

Cartridge filters have been specially designed for the swimming pool owner who is after clean water without the higher cost of backwashing. The range on offer suits small to medium sized swimming pools and designed for easy installation and maintenance. Supplied with pressure gauge to identify when cleaning is required, our cartridge filter range is perfect

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10 pieces of pool advice for this season

Pool Facts December 22, 2015

Make sure your pool enclosure has a secure fence in good repair and the gate self-closes when opened. Enrol your children in swimming and water safety classes with a Swim Australia registered swim school. Visit Swim Australia for more information. Develop a relationship with Total Leisure. We can give you expert advice to help you maintain

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Avoid itchy skin after swimming

Pool Facts December 22, 2015

Chlorine is an essential part of the chemistry of pool water, but if it’s not used correctly it can cause itchy skin for some swimmers. If the dose is too high, or an oxidiser is not also used, some people can experience an itchy rash. In most cases this is not an allergic reaction but

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How to enjoy swimming without eye irritation

Pool Facts December 22, 2015

Nobody wants to see red, irritated eyes in the mirror after an enjoyable day of swimming. It happens when avoidable irritants or excessive chemicals cause blood vessels near the surface of the eye to become enlarged, but it can be prevented by ensuring your water’s pH and other levels are under control. ALL pools with

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Five easy steps to a sparkling clean pool

Pool Facts December 22, 2015

Keeping your pool water clean and healthy is easy if you understand the basics. Here’s five key things you should know to avoid potential problems and get the best from your pool. Circulate the water Pool chemicals need to be evenly distributed if they are going to work most effectively. Circulate pool water for at least

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Getting rid of algae from your pool

Facts, Pool Facts December 4, 2015

Algae can be a major problem in domestic and commercial swimming pools. Unfortunately algae likes to grow in the same conditions we as humans like to use the water in. A warm and well balanced pool is the perfect environment for algal growth which in ideal circumstances has been known to double in population every 3-8 hours.

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Getting your pool ready for summer

Pool Facts October 22, 2015

As the weather warms up you can prepare for summer swimming by doing some simple pool maintenance now. A personalised treatment plan from your BioGuard retailer can help, as can the following steps. Remove your pool cover. Drain off any water, but not back into the pool. Sweep the cover to ensure it’s clean and

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