Best pool shapes for 2017

Buying an above ground pool is a big decision, one of the first few things you need to consider after budget and location is the shape of your pool. Your above ground swimming pool provider will be able to assess the size of your yard and show you how different shapes can work for you,…

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Researching your above ground pool

Perhaps you are thinking of an above ground pool for your yard for next summer? Now, is a great time to start thinking about a new pool. Above ground pools are the perfect alternative to the costs involved with an in-ground pool, and they still give you all the same benefits! Shopping for an above…

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Above Ground Pools Vs Inground Pools

Today Affordable Pools is going to look at that age-old debate – which is better an above ground swimming pool or an inground swimming pool? There are 4 things to consider when weighing up between an above ground swimming pool or an inground swimming pool – they are: 1. COST – in most cases your…

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Swimming pool Vs a lap pool

Today Affordable Pools will compare the two styles of common backyard pools, the above ground *family* swimming pool and the lap pool. What is the difference? Above ground swimming pools are defined by their size and their purpose. They are generally round in shape and sit on top of the ground. Above ground pools inject…

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Choosing the colour of your pool

At one stage getting a pool was *easy* but today, with so many pool colours to choose from it can be a hard decision, what is the right pool colour for your backyard? Buying a pool for your backyard is a big investment and it is there for all to see, so you really want…

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Choosing the right depth for your pool

Installing, or having an above ground pool installed by Affordable Pools is one of the biggest decisions a homeowner can make. Pools are often the centre of attention of a home, great for both exercise and fun, pools also make a great investment as they can also affect the value of your property. While above…

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What are the advantages of an above ground pool? – Affordable Pools

  An above ground pool from Affordable pools is a perfect way to have fun with family and friends, especially during the long, hot Australian summer. Naturally it’s a good idea to *do your homework* first and decide which type of pool is right for you and the needs of your family. Why are above…

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What’s the lifespan of an above ground pool?

Above ground pools from Affordable Pools are great for summer and those warmer months of the year, they provide entertainment that makes summer last longer. An above ground pool IS an investment though, it is designed to last a lot longer than just one summer. Of course, after your pool has been installed and properly…

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The SPASA expo was a great success

The expo was a great success, acting as the perfect platform to connect us to many of our customers who are looking to get their pool organised in the near future.  We loved the whole friendly vibe throughout the event and really look forward to following up with everyone we met over the two days….

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Fun “Must Have” Items for Your Swimming Pool

  When you think of summer you think of trips away, time off school or work and being able to lay by the pool working on a safe tan. After all, there is no better place to be than relaxing in your above ground pool in your own backyard. Today we are spoilt for choice…

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