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Commercial Pools

There are large potential cost and operational savings for swim schools and commercial pools. Commercial and Public Pools have stricter requirements for cleanliness and sanitation than residential and shared pools. […]

Sandstone/Travertine/Marble Ledges and Copings

Some types of stone can suffer from weathering from the (sodium) salt water used with electrolytic chlorination, as the salt forms crystals as it dries.  These crystals form inside the […]

What is the NSW Swimming Pool Register and do I need to register?

The NSW Government has a swimming pool register and all pool owners must register or they may be fined. In order to be able to sell or lease your property, […]

How does the surface finish of the pool affect water chemistry?

Different surfaces react differently to pool water and it is important for your control system to react correctly to it.  The best solution is to allow the pool surface to […]

What rules cover the operations of Pooled Energy?

Pooled Energy is an Authorised Electricity Retailer operating under the National Electricity Retail Laws, just like other Electricity Retailers.  Our major differences are that we are technology based and only […]

What would you recommend for a new surface finish for an old pool?

We can’t make any recommendation regarding the aesthetic of your pool, but, from a pool chemistry point of view, the more inert the surface, the better.  Pools with tiles are […]

What about my other pool needs?

Pooled Energy aims to be your Number one ‘Go-To’ for all aspects of your pool.  We can help you directly with supplying and installing the most common Pool Equipment components […]

Can you reduce noise in pool equipment?

Yes!  Most pools are much quieter following a Pooled Energy system implementation. Most existing filter pumps are single speed and operate continuously at full power, and are consequently noisy. Some […]

I am on the Body Corporate of an Apartment Block. Is your system suitable for me?

The cost savings for Strata Pools are typically larger than for residential pools as the automation of the system usually saves paid labour cost as well as electricity. In addition, […]

Is Pooled Energy a member of the Pool and Spa association: SPASA


White (Bath-tub) Ring around a Fibreglass Pool

If you see a white (bath-tub) ring about 50mm high around your fibreglass pool, don’t panic, especially if you have a floating pool blanket.  It may look like it’s been bleached […]