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The nine biggest financial mistakes that trade businesses make

You work hard in your business, yet somehow you just don't seem to be getting ahead financially. Does this sound like you? The reality is that over the lifetime of a...

Business 17 July, 2017

Pool+Spa joins with SPASA to form powerful industry alliance

Australia's peak swimming pool and spa industry body has partnered with the country's longest-running pool and spa trade publication, Pool+Spa, to deliver...

Business 12 July, 2017

Non-slip and puddle-free: resin-bound permeable paving for pool surrounds

If you're choosing which material to use for a pool surround, your first thoughts are probably options that have been on the market for years. However, while materials...

Poolscaping 28 June, 2017

Big decisions

I speak to a lot of people thinking of taking a plunge, be it opening a new business or division, launching a new product, staffing potential growth or changing careers....

Business 26 June, 2017

Whose job is it anyway?

The 'that's not my job' mentality is a potential symptom of a deeper problem that can affect a whole team if not fixed quickly. So how can a manager proactively...

Business 14 June, 2017

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International Quadratics Theraflo S-Series single-speed pump range

International Quadratics Theraflo S-Series single-speed pump range

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Waterco Electroheat PRO 100 kW commercial-grade heat pump

Waterco Electroheat PRO 100 kW commercial-grade heat pump

Available from Waterco, the Electroheat PRO 100 kW heat pump commercial-grade pool heater is...

OC-1 Filtration Media

OC-1 Filtration Media

Exclusively distributed in Australia by AstralPool, OC-1 Filtration Media works through...

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LATICRETE PERMACOLOR Grout

LATICRETE has updated the packaging of its PERMACOLOR Grout to bring it into line with the...

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Wallace & Tiernan DEPOLOX Pool Compact disinfection controller

Available from Evoqua Water Technologies, the Wallace & Tiernan DEPOLOX Pool Compact...

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AstralPool Viron XT variable speed pump range

AstralPool has introduced the Viron XT variable speed pump range. The pumps have nine-star energy...

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Daisy UBR (Under Bench Roller) pool cover storage

Daisy Pool Covers has launched an addition to its roller range — the Daisy UBR (Under Bench...

AstralPool Viron Connect LITE pool automation system

AstralPool Viron Connect LITE pool automation system

The Viron Connect LITE range is an entry-level and expandable integrated pool automation system...

Construction
Ensuring a smooth finish for Fiji resort pool

Ensuring a smooth finish for Fiji resort pool

There's no good time to close a resort pool. But the pool at the Outrigger Fiji Beach resort was 16 years old and was in need of some love. The...

Case Studies 05 December, 2016
Poolscaping
Landscape company doubles ROI and increases productivity by 15%

Landscape company doubles ROI and increases productivity by 15%

Marsupial Landscape Management noticed it had become impossible to prove to customers that staff had turned up to their site. The company sought...

Case Studies 03 May, 2017
Equipment
Encapsulation resin protects underwater LED lighting unit

Encapsulation resin protects underwater LED lighting unit

Electrochemicals manufacturer Electrolube was recently approached by a company in Australia for assistance with a particularly unusual application:...

Case Studies 31 May, 2017
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