Frequently Asked Questions 

 

 

 

for Autumn


Question:

How long should I run my swimming pool pump for during autumn

Answer:

During autumn swimming pool pumps should be running 6hrs per day (if the equipment is suitably matched).

for ALL seasons


Question:

How often should I change the sand in my sand filter?

Answer:

Sand in your sand filter should be changed approximately every 3-4 years. The sand you put in your filter is a coarse grade so it can grab dirty particles. After time you need to replace your sand because the sand has become smooth over the years and has lost it''s ability to grab dirty particles

Question:

How do the water restrictions affect me & my pool?

Answer:

Under stage 1 water restrictions:
* NEW pools or spas of up to 2,000 litres can be filled by means of a hand-held hose fitted with a trigger nozzle, bucket or watering can or an automatic water top up device. However, a new or existing pool or spa of greater than 2,000 litres can only be filled in accordance with a Swimming Pool Water Use Plan & Exemption Application.
Ref: www.southeastwater.com.au

Question:

How do the water restrictions affect me & my pool?

Answer:

Under stage 1 water restrictions:
* Existing pools or spas of any size can be topped up using an automatic top up device or a hand held hose fitted with a trigger nozzle, bucket or watering can. A mobile spa can only be filled or topped up in accordance with a Water Use Plan.
Ref: www.southeastwater.com.au