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Read our news articles regarding pool safety here.  Eliminating climbing points, DIY pool fencing regulations, choosing the best pool fencing certifier, pool fencing laws, and more. Cant find what your looking for? Contact us and we will answer any pool safety questions you may have.

Inflatable Pool Laws on the Gold Coast

By |2018-06-18T14:57:03+00:00July 8th, 2018|Pool Safety|

Do you have an inflatable pool or similar styled temporary pool in your backyard? Read on to learn about Inflatable Pool Laws in Queensland and what your legal obligations are. For many people out there on a set budget, the Inflatable swimming pool is a tried and tested Aussie icon. But you may be surprised to discover that [...]

Squeaky pool fence gate – Bothersome or hazardous?

By |2018-06-18T14:16:52+00:00July 1st, 2018|Pool Fence Maintenance, Pool Safety|

Squeaky pool fence gate or gate not closing properly? Your glass pool fence gate is one of the most important parts of your entire pool fence, because if it is not properly taken care of, it won't just be irritating, it will be dangerous and unsafe. If you have had Absolut Custom Glass or another [...]

Pool Safety Certificate requirements for selling your QLD property

By |2018-06-18T13:48:24+00:00June 25th, 2018|Pool Safety|

Selling a property in Queensland? Make certain you get a current Pool Safety Certificate. If you are selling a Gold Coast home these days with a pool then you are really going to need to guarantee that you are up to date with the most recent laws around Queensland pool safety criteria. That is because [...]

Gold Coast Pool Safety Laws – has the Queensland Government gone too far?

By |2018-06-18T13:33:09+00:00June 18th, 2018|Pool Safety|

Gold Coast Pool safety laws, has the Queensland Government gone too far? Ever since the latest arrival and administration of Queensland pool fencing regulations there has actually been an influx of pool fences needing to be built on the Gold Coast, which to be honest, is great for business for Absolut Custom Glass. However we [...]

Does my spa need a pool fence if I live on the Gold Coast?

By |2018-04-17T16:54:10+00:00April 17th, 2018|Pool Safety|

On the Gold Coast we have to follow the Queensland pool fence laws and regulations or face a substantial fine. These rules are most often applicable for typical pools, but if you have a spa, hot tub, or Jacuzzi ® (or whatever you like to call it) then you will also need to ensure you [...]

Do you know the DIY Pool fencing regulations?

By |2018-01-24T13:38:33+00:00December 3rd, 2017|DIY Frameless Glass Pool Fencing, Pool Safety|

For any DIY job, you always need to make sure you start with a plan. For a pool fence here on the Gold Coast you really need to make sure that you measure out your backyard, the size of your pool, and properly follow the distances that are needed in the local pool fencing regulations. [...]

Climb points and pool dangers – the way to have a safer Frameless Glass Pool Fence.

By |2018-01-24T13:43:34+00:00May 25th, 2017|Latest News Posts, Pool Safety|

Frameless glass pool fences are an excellent asset to any swimming pool, but you need to make sure that you are getting a great price while not compromising safety because there are plenty of pool dangers caused by climb points. At Absolut Custom Glass, one of the reoccurring complications we see on the Gold Coast is that [...]

Choosing the best Pool Fence Certifier

By |2018-01-24T14:31:04+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Latest News Posts, Pool Safety|

Pool Fence regulations on the Gold Coast have just a while ago been up-dated in 2016, therefore it is more important than ever to make sure that your pool fence is not only certified, but in fact safe! We are always working on new projects on the Gold Coast, and many people are baffled when [...]

The New Pool Fence Laws that could get you in trouble on the Gold Coast

By |2018-01-24T14:31:25+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Latest News Posts, Pool Safety|

Pool Fences are a commonplace sight in the Gold Coast, yet with new Pool Fence Laws from 2016, many pools may in fact be no longer certified. So, if you own a Glass Pool Fence in the Gold Coast-- or even an aluminum fence, I encourage you to keep reading and make sure that you [...]

Pool safety compliance and those extra bits of perspex

By |2017-10-06T12:29:27+00:00January 9th, 2017|Latest News Posts, Pool Safety|

Here at Absolut Custom Glass Systems we generally won’t ask for payment for a glass pool fence until it has been certified by a licensed Pool Safety Inspector. This is something that our new customers really appreciate as it takes the stress out of having to call back your pool fence contractor with any defects [...]

What is Checked for Glass Pool Fencing Certification in QLD

By |2018-01-24T13:53:31+00:00August 9th, 2016|Latest News Posts, Pool Safety|

If you are currently having glass fencing installed around your pool, you will need to make certain that the fencing meets the requirements put forth by the state. In order to get glass pool fencing certification in QLD, which is how you will avoid paying a heavy fine, it is highly recommended that you work [...]