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Factors to Consider When Having Construction Done for an Inground Pool


Building a new, inground pool is undoubtedly an exciting time for you and your family. Constructing a swimming pool is a big commitment to make that requires ongoing maintenance, but the enjoyment and health benefits of having your very own oasis are far greater! Here are some factors to consider during the construction process...
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Four Factors Affecting the Cost of Inground Pool Construction


Whilst the materials for inground pools are usuallycostlier than an above ground pool, inground pools are stronger, more durable, they look nicer and they add more value to your home than above ground pools...
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How to Update the Look of Your Outdated Swimming Pool


In just the same way you can renovate your house, you can also renovate your inground swimming pool and transforms the look and feel of your backyard space! Here are some fantastic ways to update the look of your outdated swimming pool...
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The Three Types of Inground Pools: Which is For You?


When deciding on a new inground pool for you and your family, the first decision you will be faced with is the type of pool that best suits your needs. There are 3 main types of inground pools; Concrete, vinyl and fibreglass...
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The Benefits of Refinishing Your Existing Pool with Premixed Glass Finishes


If you’ve got an outdated inground pool in your yard that’s no longer being used, you may be considering either replacing it with something new or evengetting rid of it all together. An old, unused pool can be an eyesore...
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Five Factors to Consider With Pool Placement


There are many decisions that must be made when installing your new pool and of these the positioning is absolutely vital. Here’s five tips on where to place your new pool...
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What You Need to Know About the E3 Variable Speed FloPro Pump


At Kustom Pools Cairns, we supply some of the most highly dependable pool equipment brands on the market. We find the FloPro product lines to be some of the best available. Here we explore information on the E3 Variable Speed FloProf Pump and why you should choose this high quality product...
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Why We Choose the Blue Glass Pebble Company’s Finishes for Our Pools


At Kustom Pools Cairns we source our pool ground finishes from accredited Australian company Blue Glass Pebble Company. They are the experts in smooth glass pool interior and they’re quality products are designed to last. Here’s why we choose them for our pools...
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Four Problems With Trees & Plants Around Pools


Landscaping around your pool certainly completes the look and feel of the area. Scrubs, trees and other plants can enrich the appearance and help to enhance the mood you wish to set. There are, however, problems that can occur with certain choices you make with trees and plants around your pool...
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How Pool Ownership Can Assist Your Fitness & Health


If you’re looking to get fit and healthy it can be difficult to get started and really make the lifestyle changes in order to create lasting changes. Having a pool is a great way to get fit in your own backyard with low impact and whilst enjoying yourself...
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Six Signs Your Pool Could Do With a Renovation


If you’re starting to notice a green discolouration to the water in your pool then you may be experiencing issues with your pumps and filtration system. If your pools a few years old then it’s highly likely that these systems may need an update...
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How a Pool Will Increase Your Property’s Rental Appeal in Cairns


In and around Cairns and Far North Queensland is a popular place to visit for families and friends during the areas peak times of year. Due to this, many home owners in the area will rent their homes out at these times or rent out rooms within their home...
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The Importance of Pool Safety for Your Backyard Pool


Spending time in and around a pool can be a lot of fun for adults and children alike, especially on those hot summer days. However, there are some safety tips that should be followed to ensure your good time doesn’t result in an injury. Here’s a few tips for pool safety to follow for you, your family and any guests spending time in and around your pool...
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How to Keep Your Pool Water Cool in the Far North Queensland Heat


If you live in Cairns and Far North Queensland, you’ll know that the weather can seriously heat up in the summer time and, really, all year round. If you have a backyard swimming pool then you’ll undoubtedly notice the water temperature rise at this time. To combat this, there are some things you can do to lower this...
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Tips for Selecting the Perfect Plants For Around Your Swimming Pool


If you’ve just had your pool installed or if you’re just looking to revitalise the area around your existing pool, then your next step may be to begin working on landscaping the gardens. There are a number of factors to consider when selecting plants and trees to go around your pool...
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Five Reasons to Have a Swimming Pool Installed


Far North Queensland can be known for its extreme heat, so, if you’re located around Cairns and Port Douglas you’re used to sweltering heat. Having the convenience of a swimming pool in your backyard can definitely be beneficial and it’s a great long term investment...
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Four Ways Your Kids Can Benefit From a Home Swimming Pool


There’s a lot of advantages to installing a swimming pool for your kids, such as keeping them more active and getting them outdoors. Here’s four reasons a swimming pool can...
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How a Swimming Pool Can Increase the Value of Your Home


A pool can be a great asset to your home and provides for a great deal of entertainment for not only yourself but your friends and family. There is some debate over whether investing in a pool will increase value of your property when it comes to resale. It all comes down to how appealing potential buyers see a home with a swimming pool...
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Natural Freeform or Rectangular Pools: Which is better for you?


If you’re looking for a pool that you can stretch out and do some proper exercise in, such as swimming laps or other water aerobics or exercise, then a rectangular pool is going to be perfect for you. This shaped pool is also fantastic if you love a sleek lookand have a more straight line,modern style of architecture to your home...
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Why a Backyard Swimming Pool Can Benefit Your Family


These days it can be difficult to connect with your kids and find activities that everyone will enjoy. Installing a new pool at your home could just be the thing you’ve been looking for to bring the family together...
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