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Build on an empty block save $1000’s!

Build pool on an empty block


It’s been said that swimming pools are part of the Great Australian Lifestyle, and a lot of home-buyers look for a house with a pool. If their budget can’t cover it just yet, they may buy a home with a yard, or build their home first, intending to install a pool later. But … did you know building your pool at the same time as your yard could save you money? Plus, constructing on an empty lot gives you much more scope for inground pool designs.

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Picture Perfect Pool Bottoms

Perfect Pool Bottoms


Make your pool the crowning glory of your backyard. A recent trend with pool owners is to have designs on the bottom of your pool. Some have even gone as far as recreating the images of a lost city on the bottom of the ocean. Putting the perfect picture on your pool bottom will create that backyard oasis that you’ve always dreamed of and you’re only limited by your imagination.

Whether you own an in-ground swimming pool or an above ground pool, a design is one surefire way of …

How to Protect your Pool over Winter

How to Protect your Pool over Winter

Unless you have a heated pool, you probably won’t use it much during winter. And because you’re not using it, you might not feel the need to clean it. Regardless of your pool design, our Sydney pool experts will tell you that leaving your pool unattended for three months is a bad idea, especially with the rain levels we are getting this year so far! You want to keep your water flowing, so it doesn’t get stagnant. You also want to prevent algae and bio-pests …

How to Host the Ultimate Pool Party by Remonda


For some, warm weather provides the perfect opportunity to sit by the pool and relax. For many though it is the weather calling you to party poolside.

Whether young or simply young at heart, nothing delights quite like a pool party!

Here are my top five tips for hosting the perfect poolside soiree this summer or anytime the weather is warm.

Prepare the pool
No one wants to go swimming in a dirty swimming pool. Clean the pool prior to the party, making sure the water is free of leaves and any debris. Check the …

5 Swimming Pool Trends to Watch


If the time has finally come to install a pool in your yard, make the most out of your new oasis by checking out the top trends of the year so far in swimming pool design. New design ideas and technologies will have you enjoying an afternoon swim or entertaining friends around the pool in no time.

As with any trend in the home or garden design, you’ll want to make sure you’ll be happy with your pool design for many years to come. Consider the current trends and their benefits, but …

Get the Most Out Of Your Pool with These Tips

Get the most out of your pool with these tips

Having a swimming pool in your house is a big investment, and there are ways to ensure your expenditure is worth it. Here are some tips on how to get the most from your pool.
1.    Get the right pump
Every pool has its own design that determines the pump you get. There are several factors you need to consider when choosing a new pump. Pools have different flow requirements depending on the design of the pool, size of the pool and extra features like …

Concrete Pools vs Fibreglass Pools

In the first part of this blog series, we have already learned about the advantages that come with installing an in-ground concrete pool due to its longevity and on-site installation process. In the second and last part of this series, we will focus on the design opportunities of both materials, tactility and of course the value you’ll get for your money.

While fibreglass pools come manufactured off the factory shelf, their sizes and shapes offer little opportunity to blend into an existing landscape. Locally handmade concrete pools will follow any slope and steeps of your property to match any shape you …

Concrete vs Fibreglass Pools

Inground Concrete Swimming Pool


Having an in-ground swimming pool in your garden will not only add value to your property but brings a range of lifestyle benefits. Living with water is a whole way of life for many of us, and nothing beats those family memories of having the children giggle and play in the pool on a hot summer day, a little exercise after work or a barbecue fired up on the deck beside it. In case you consider having a backyard oasis yourself and look around lush hideaways, you will find …

Commonly Asked Questions about Pools (Part-2)

Concrete Swimming pools

Q. What about hidden costs?
With every order of a Blue Haven pool, we offer a fixed price and fixed term contract. We pride ourselves on being able to thoroughly explain to our clients all of the details of their pool plans, installation, time frame, and contracting so that there are no hidden costs or surprises along the way. With every pool order, we use a Master Builders Contract to ensure we are complying with all relevant building laws, fairly informing the client of any risks, and clearly outlining our obligations. …

Commonly Asked Questions About Pools (Part-1)

Blue Haven Pools' price and installation

Q. Why should we buy a pool from Blue Haven Pools?
Blue Haven Pools are the biggest pool builder in Australia by a large margin. Our closest competitor, in volume, would turn over only half the amount of pools that we do. Because of the volume of pools, we turn over, our buying power is huge, and we are lucky to be able to pass on the benefits of our buying power to our clients, both regarding cost and materials selection. We can build an economical pool but …

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