John Askey’s side were made to work harder than they would have liked after enjoying a dominant first half at the Suit Direct Stadium which saw Tom Crawford score his second goal of the season.
Pools ought to have been out of sight at the break before the visitors caused Askey’s team some problems in the second half.
The home side doubled their lead, however, when Emmanuel Dieseruvwe scored for a fifth time at the Suit Direct Stadium which should have wrapped the game up.
But Wealdstone continued to make a fist of things and reduced the deficit with Tarryn Allarakhia’s fine curling effort.
Debutant Pete Jameson made an excellent save to deny Olufela Olomola whilst the visitors also hit the bar in the closing stages as Pools just about held on.
And here’s how Pools were rated: