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Pool Inflatables

Pool inflatables are always a must have by your pool side, they are fun all year round for the kids and the adults too! At Jim’s Pool Care Mobile Pool Shops, we have many different kinds of pool inflatables and toys which are available for delivery right to your door.

 

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Pool Cleaning Robot

Pool cleaning robots are no longer science fiction, they are here and they work! Gone are the days when you had to manual vacuum all those leaves from the bottom of the pool, spending so much time and hurting your back a bit in the process. These days, a pool […]

Pool Cleaning Tips for Winter

 

 

In this video, Brett Blair from Jim’s Pool Care goes through the best tips to take your pool clean during the cold winter months. Don’t forget that maintaining your pool is a year round job, if you need any help or advice, give Jim’s Pool Care a call to organise […]

WINTER POOL TIPS FROM Jim’s Pool Care

With winter approaching now is the time to think of what maintenance can be done on your pool and pool equipment in preparation for the next swimming season. POOL PUMPPump is getting old, becoming noisier?  Pumps typically last 5-7 years.  With the cost of electricity increasing, may be you’re thinking of […]

How Much Does Pool Cleaning Cost?

This is a good question and it often depends on a few different things such as the size of the pool or whether it’s a one off clean or regular pool service program. The most important question to ask is, what do you get for the money you pay?

Let’s take […]

What is Wind Skirting?

When outdoor pool covers are installed to most domestic swimming pools, they reach the edge of the pool and sit on the water. Wind does not affect the pool cover as the wind will not lift the cover: the pool cover edge is right up to the edge of the […]

Remember to Check Your Salt Levels!

Why is it important to check your salt levels in your pool? Salt is required in pools that run a Salt Water Chlorinator. The salt in the water acts as a conductor to enables a process called electrolysis to take place and chlorine is produced.  Each hour your Salt Chlorinator […]

Jim Penman – Coming back from failure?

Jim Penman gives us a refreshing confession of his fallibility and weaknesses. He explains that there are a lot of things which could have made him fail in business, but one quality which he has which got him through was his resilience. What he means by resilience is that he […]

Pool Heating – What you need to know.

Have you ever had those days where the weather is perfect, and you wish the pool was warm enough to swim in? Why not get the most out of your pool with an investment in a heating system? The following are the three options to heat your swimming pool. 

Solar Pool […]

Jim Penman – Character as the number one key to success?

What makes someone successful? Jim approaches this questions from a different angel then most people. A lot of people think that what you need to be successful is a whole lot of education, or you need capital, or you need to know the right people. But there is one thing […]

Jim Penman – The future of franchising?

Jim Penman thinks that franchising will continue to be strong despite all the turmoil with the Retail Food Group. He also believes that the government is not doing nearly enough, the legalistics, having lawyers check out contracts, getting financial advisers to discourage – it’s all rubbish in Jim’s opinion. What […]

Jim Penman – What books does Jim read on business?

In this video, Jim Penman lists some of his favourite books. One of the most influential books he ever read was ‘Behind the Arches’ about McDonald’s. From this book he learned about the passion for customer’s experience, cutting costs, improving service and looking after franchisees. Ray Krocs, first franchisees were […]