Is This The Right Fit For Me?
You might be wondering “Is a DIY swimming pool a good fit for me?” Great question! Like any pool, DIY fibreglass pool kits come with a set of pro’s and con’s. For example, you might need to spend some time organising installation. We can put you in touch with licenced pool installers in your area to talk to about the installation process.
What Is Included In Your DIY Swimming Pool Kit
Our DIY swimming pool kits are the highest quality in Australia. Our sole focus is to make industry-leading strength, quality and reliability affordable for you. Affordable? Yes. Cheap? No. A cheap pool and equipment is great initially until the problems start. So you can be completely informed, below is a transparent list of what is included and is not included in your DIY swimming pool kit price.
Lifetime Structural Warranty Fibreglass Pool Shell
Manufactured in Australia with Australian materials and workmanship from a National manufacturer with over 47 years experience. Your lifetime structural warranty DIY swimming pool shell includes a skimmer box and two return jets for water filtration. A hydrostatic valve is also included to assist with groundwater drainage as required by Australian Standards 1838 – 2021
Astral Pool Pump
Premium Australian designed and made pool pump designed for harsh Australian conditions to ensure long-lasting performance and reliability. With a high water-flow rate, your DIY swimming pool pump is durable and economical to run. Astral has been a premium brand with over 40 years field proven performance in Australian conditions.
Astral Sand or Cartridge Filter
Premium Australian designed and made cartridge filter OR a single injection mould sand filter. Your sand filter includes a 6-way multi-port valve and a unique under drain which reduces water use with each backwash. Either filter will keep your pool sparkling clean and free of organic matter with the least amount of maintenance time.
Astral Self-Cleaning Salt Water Chlorinator
Robust, reliable, easy to use and Australian designed and made. Your DIY swimming pool chlorinator automatically disinfects and sanitises your pool water. With the latest self-cleaning salt cell technology, it is low maintenance and designed to use minimal electricity.
10 Year Internal Surface Warranty
Revolutionary Eco Pure marine grade gel coat is extremely UV, chlorine and fade resistant with maximum strength and durability. Eco-Pure includes a revolutionary anti-microbial in the gelcoat that can reduce up to 99% of common water bacteria. This means fewer chemicals are needed to keep your DIY swimming pool water safe and sanitised, saving you time and money.
Shimmer Finish Gelcoat Range
With the choice of up to 5 beautiful colours, our Shimmer finish comes as standard. Sunlight reflects off tiny shimmer particles to make your DIY swimming pool sparkle like a diamond. Often an expensive upgrade option elsewhere, it is another sign you are getting the best DIY pool kit available.
Lifetime Structural Warranty
Complete peace of mind is yours knowing you are investing in the best DIY swimming pool available in Australia. Our manufacturer’s reputation for quality is so strong, their pools are sold around the world and have been installed in over 100,000 Australian homes over the last 47 years.
Engineering Drawings and Excavation Dig Sheets
Your DIY swimming pool kit comes with engineer certified structural details, site requirement design certification and the required compliance certificate for your council approval application. You also receive an excavation dig sheet with dimensions specific to your pools shape and size.
Astral Handover Kit and Chemical Start Pack
Your DIY pool kit includes a 4 in 1 water test kit, pool brush, pole, leaf rake, vacuum head and heavy-duty hose with swivel cuff. Everything you need to keep your DIY swimming pool clean, sparkling and ready to use. We even throw in the chemicals (you will need to buy your own pool salt though) you need to initially set up and sanitise your water.
Delivery To Your Street Kerbside
We deliver DIY pool kits to all states in Australia. Delivery can be as little as $350 or several thousands of dollars depending on where you live. Our advertised DIY pool kit price does not include delivery. This is so we can secure you the best possible price at the time of your quote rather than having an inflated delivery allowance built into the advertised price.
Proudly Australian Made DIY Pool Kits
Your DIY swimming pool is manufactured in a climate-controlled factory to Australian Standards AS/NZS 1838-2021, AS/NZS 4801, and ISO 9001 and Environmentally Certified to AS/ISO 14001. Internationally recognised PAS-Mark independent certification guarantees that your pool is made using environmentally friendly processes and rigorous quality control management. Only our manufacturer has this rigorous independent external certification that ensures every pool made is without compromise.
Pool Kit Installation Options
As we do not arrange the installation of your DIY swimming pool, we can put you in touch with a licensed pool installer who works in your local area. The installer can complete the installation of your DIY pool kit or provide guidance on the process if you are an Owner Builder.
Optional Equipment Upgrades
If you would like to upgrade your DIY pool kit equipment or include mineralisation, robotic cleaners, heaters, spa jets, pool blankets, water features, additional LED pool lighting and more, you can. We can create a custom DIY swimming pool kit price for you from our wide range of Australian made and designed Astral accessories and equipment.
What Is Not Included In Your DIY Swimming Pool Kit
We don’t provide detailed installation instructions for your DIY swimming pool. With the money you save on your DIY pool kit and by negotiating directly with a licenced pool installer, you will end up with a professionally installed pool and save thousands. If you are an Owner Builder, we can put you in touch with a licenced installer who will be happy to guide you through the process and give you access to their trades.
Installation and Set Up Materials
We don’t provide any installation materials such as bedding and backfilling material, concrete or plumbing fittings. Your pool installer can supply these as part of their installation quote. We don’t provide the initial volume of salt needed to balance your pool water for salt water chlorinated pool kits.
Arranging Council Approval
We don’t provide council approval process consulting services. You can use a Builder Certifier to help you or apply directly to council yourself as it is not difficult.
Have Questions About Pools, Equipment and Costs?
Our “Essentials You Must Know Before Buying A Pool” e-guide answers your questions about pool sizes, pumps, filters, chlorinators, heating and cleaning options including what they cost