Sydney Solar Pool Heating 2019 Buyers Guide

Find out what you need to know before you install a solar pool heater for your swimming pool.

See our 2-min guide below.

Benefits that you will get from a solar pool heater system:

  1. Using solar energy is practically free

  2. Reduce the running cost of your swimming pool

  3. Solar pool heaters last for at least 10 years.

  4. Great for the environment.

  5. Easy to use and operate.

  6. Extend your swimming season.

  7. A most effective way to heat your pool.

Did you know?

Solar pool heating is the most popular way to warm your swimming pool, Sydney residents choose this method over all other pool heating equipment on the market.

How does Solar Pool Heating Work?

A Solar Pool Heating System will use the following equipment:

- Solar collector installed on your roof. 


- Solar pool pump

- Digital Controller 


- Generates energy from the Sun


Solar pool heating system will involve your swimming pools water to be pumped to the solar collectors which are solar panels or Solar mats that were mounted to the roof of your property normally on the north side. The sun will provide an even temperature of heat to the solar collectors warming the tubes which will have returned the warmed original pool water that was running through your solar pool equipment and back to your pool. Now with the digital controller, you can set the desired temperature.

See our detailed version of how solar pool heaters work click here

Does Solar Pool Heating really work and how much warmer will my swimming pool be?

Yes, solar pool heating does work and only works better now with the latest technology advancements. 

Solar pool heating has a lot of factors that influence the result of how warm your pool will be. Generally,  swimming pools in Sydney increase in temperature by 2-6 degrees with solar heating.

How much does solar pool heating cost? 

Solar pool heating systems vary with the cost of products and installations and the size of swimming pools. 

A price guide would be from $2,500 all the way up to $8,000.

Remember they do save you money over the long term and add great value to the property.

See our influence factors page for how much does solar pool heating cost? click here

How much does it cost to run after installation?

Practically nothing after you have had the system installed. Solar pool heating systems should have a regular service at least once every year to be well maintained just like running your car.

Can my swimming pool have solar?

Yes, the majority of swimming pools in Sydney can have a solar pool heating system attached no matter what the size or shape is. The best way is to have a solar pool heating consultant come out and check that property to see if it's the right fit. 

How long does it take to install?

Solar pool heating installation normally takes 1 - 2 days, usually dependent on how large your pool is and what system you choose. 

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Choosing a solar pool heater supplier & installer.

5 Questions you should ask before you hire a solar pool heating installer:

  1. Check that the solar pool heating company is fully insured.

  2. All products come with a warranty 8 years minimum & a installers warranty of 1-year workmanship. 

  3. Check for reviews and testimonials online.

  4. Will this material give me the right result in warming my pool?

  5. Can my roof hold this type of product?

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  • Hills District

  • Inner West

  • Northern Beaches

  • North Shore

  • Southern Sydney

  • South-Eastern Sydney

  • South-Western Sydney

  • Western Sydney

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