Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
I am interested to hear from people who have a swimming pool how much they spend annually on maintenance (e.g., chemicals, pool person to come by, etc.), electricity (e.g., pool pump, heating, etc.) and anything else related to their pool. We understand that it will depend on various...
I have recently moved to Madrid from Cape Town. My house has a pool and I was wondering when the best time of year is to "bring it back to life"
Currently its covered and has not been used for over a year so there are things living in it.
I have been advised that, rather than bother trying...
Hey there fellow Sandpitters :)
Anyone know where to use a decent pool table, where it isn't too noisy and doesn't cost like 100 dhs per hour!!
Anyone have one at home and would like to invite? Beer is on me :D
I am in the process of buying a house just outside Fortuna and need some work to be undertaken.
Can any-one recommend a good Air Con installation firm and can anyone recommend a good painter?
Can any-one give advice on internet provision in the area?
We are also looking for a recommendation...
Does anyone let their dog in their pool? If you do, do you have to adjust the Chlorine levels and/or alter the filtering?
We are intending to buy a place with a pool, but our dog MUST be able to bath. She is a Labrador and she cannot see water and not go in!
Just bought an offplan villa, handed over in May 2016 (inshallah!) and was wondering about the garden and what to do with it. Ideally would like to put a plunge pool in (not intending to do laps, just to cool off, enjoy some drinks etc) and wondered if anyone on here has experience...
Hi - I'm hoping to spend next winter in Dubai (approx. Jan-Mar 2014) and I was wondering if anyone has any suggestions on serviced apartments. The Rotana chain is ideal but just a teeny, bit pricey (since I still need to foot the rent bill of my base/US location) but if anyone knows of similar...
I was wondering if anyone has experience with salt-water pools? If at some point, should we buy a house in Mexico (Lakeside) that doesn't have a pool, we will definitely have one installed. I'd like to explore the option of salt-water instead of the regular chlorine. If the house has a...
So me and a friend were thinking of going for bowling (although I'm not good at it) and since a lot of people seem to be up for bowling and pool here's what we can do:
Venue: Dubai International Bowling Centre, Al Mamzar, Dubai (Right behind Century Mall)
Day and date: Saturday...
I just came to Singapore and am currently living in Clementi. I love table tennis and pool/snooker/billiards and want to know if there are any good clubs/groups here in Singapore for it. I know here in Clementi at the sports hall they have a bunch of table tennis tables and there's...
Does anyone know of the best hotel that you can go to just for the day (visitors/Day Pass) and use their swimming pool facilities and what the prices are? It's getting a bit hot for the beach and my apartments do not have access to a swimming pool.
Thanks for the help.