Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How much do they cost ?
A. This depends on the size of your pool. Call us for a quote.

Q. Are they available in my state ?
A. We ship Australia-wide and even overseas.

Q. I would prefer someone to install it for me. Is this possible ?
A. It certainly is. We have qualified and experienced installers in most states.

Q. I am quite a handyman and would like to install it myself. Is this ok ?
A. Absolutely. Full easy-to-follow instructions are supplied with every Solardome kit.

Q. Will assembling it myself affect the warranty ?
A. No. Both frame and cover have a full 1 year warranty.

Q. What sort of warranty do they have ?
A. A full one year parts and labour warranty.

Q. Do they rust at all ?
A. Not at all ! We use either anodised aluminium or stainless steel to ensure this.

Q. Will the cover fade or crack ?
A. The covers are not particularly prone to fading or cracking.

Q. How long is it likely to last ?
A. The covers last 7 to 10 years on average, the frames 20 years plus.

Q. Do they have or need council approval ?
A. Solardomes do not need council approval.

Q. Are they resistant to strong winds or gales ?
A. They are very resistant !

Q. How much warmer do they make the pool ?
A. Typically 4 to 6 degrees Celsius.

Q. Does the cover filter out UV ?
A. The cover will reduce UV levels quite significantly.

Q. Will they get too hot in summertime ?
A. Solardomes have large openings at each end along with smaller vent flaps.

Q. Do I still need to have a pool fence ?
A.Yes ! It is a council requirement in all states.

Q. Can I use a Solardome for anything else ?
A. You sure can ! Spa covers and hot houses are just some possibilities.

If you’d prefer to speak with us you can by calling Craig 0428 434 238.

To find out how we can work with you to help you achieve your goals,

please email us here craig@solardomes.com.au