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So far Loren Bartley has created 16 blog entries.

How to store and handle your pool chemicals safely

Never Mix Pool Chemicals!
Owning a pool is a lot of fun and it provides the perfect backyard oasis for escaping a hot Australian summer. As a pool owner, however, you are responsible for the safety of your pool and the equipment and chemicals used to maintain it. Chlorination is a […]

Four Reasons why your Pool Needs Regular Sanitising

Pool sanitising is an important process undertaken by any pool owner. Here are four key reasons why it is so important to perform this task regularly.

Eliminating bacteria that can cause illness

The primary reason for treating pool and spa water with sanitising chemicals is to prevent the growth of dangerous […]

Competition Winners Announced – Win a Pool Guy for Summer

The Jim’s Pool Care ‘Win a Pool Guy for Summer’ competition has been run and won. We had a huge response this year and would like to congratulate the following winners from each of the states.
WA – Sonia B
QLD – Rick J
NSW – Nicole L
SA – Helen Z
VIC – Rowena […]

Kochi hits the road with Jim’s Pool Care on Sunrise

David Koch is well known for being the co-host of Sunrise, a financial expert and the President of Port Adelaide Football Club. So why did he decide to hit the road with Jim’s Pool Care franchisee, Stephen Sofer, from Sydney Eastern recently? It turns out that Kochi was once a pool […]

Jim’s Pool Care makes a splash at the National SPASA Awards 2017

WINNERS ARE GRINNERS! This year has been one full of accolades for the Jim’s Pool Care team right across Australia. Jim’s Pool Care Caloundra, Jim’s Pool Care West Lakes and Jim’s Pool Care Sunshine Coast have all been recognised for outstanding achievements at the SPASA National Awards of Excellence held […]

Jim’s Pool Care Finalists at the SPASA National Awards 2017

Three of Jim’s Pool Care’s franchisees and State Award Winners have just been shortlisted for the SPASA Australia Awards of Excellence to be held on 31st August in Sydney, Darling Harbour.

The Awards are the swimming pool and spa industry’s most prestigious, attracting entries from every region in Australia and showcasing […]

Jim’s Pool Care – leading the way in customer service

As the leading pool care and service company in Australia, Jim’s Pool Care have sought out the best ways to advise and support customers on the methods of pool maintenance and care. Consequently, our customers receive a standard of service that we believe is far superior to all other outlets. […]

6 Ways Swimming Pool Owners Can Save Water

Water is a precious resource and water bills are on the rise – we need to be aware of how we can save water and money for both the health of the environment and your hip pocket.  Pool owners can save money by considering a few important changes to the […]

Jim’s Wins: Queensland SPASA Awards 2017


Jim’s Pool Care Sunshine Coast has been recognised for outstanding achievements in pool service, technical expertise and retail operations at the 2017 Queensland SPASA Awards of Excellence held on 3rd June at Royal on the Park in Brisbane.

The SPASA Excellence Awards is the night of nights for the swimming pool […]



It was a time to celebrate for James & Sharryn Lunnay this week, who picked up a Gold Award in the 2017 South Australia SPASA Awards of Excellence.  James won POOL & SPA SERVICE TECHNICIAN OF THE YEAR, an outstanding achievement in a competitive category.


James owns Jim’s Pool Care West […]

A Guide to Pool Fencing Safety

The backyard swimming pool is a way of life in Australia and reflects our passion for an outdoors lifestyle. It is a symbol of fun, recreation, family and exercise in many of our homes today.  However, it is a sad reality that the most common cause of death for Australian […]


Jim’s Pool Care continues its winning streak this year, as Jason Pollack from Jim’s Pool Care Umina takes out two prestigious awards at the recent 2017 NSW SPASA Awards.
Jason was excited to take out the titles of Pool & Spa Service Technician of the Year (NSW) and Pool & Spa […]