How to Remove Pollen from your Swimming Pool

The beginning of each beautiful summer brings so much joy to so many people – and so much suffering to those with allergies. Excess pollen can cause sneezing, itching, and general misery. Most allergy sufferers find a way to cope or stick inside. But, even if you don’t have allergies – pollen can have an impact on your summer. Continue reading How to Remove Pollen from your Swimming Pool

Creative pool party ideas for kids

If your kid loves to swim, nothing beats a pool party. Even if you have your own pool at home, there is something magical about a pool party done right. Your home swimming pool is the perfect location to host a party for kids (and adults). Although the pool alone is worth the party, there are hundreds of games, activities, and details that you can add to create a magical experience for your kids.   Continue reading Creative pool party ideas for kids

Making sure your swimming pool is safe and legally compliant

Swimming pools are incredibly fun and encourage quality outdoor time every day of the summer.  Unfortunately for homeowners, a swimming pool (and any body of water) can also be incredibly dangerous. As every responsible homeowner knows, every time swimmers are in your pool, it is essential that they are supervised, and that the pool area is free of hazards. But, what about those times when no one is around the pool?  Continue reading Making sure your swimming pool is safe and legally compliant

How the weather impacts your swimming pool water

Anyone who has a swimming pool knows that a good routine is something you can rely on. If you create a schedule and maintenance list and stick to it, you’ll usually be able to avoid any serious problems with your swimming pool chemicals or function. In Canada, it can be difficult to establish a regular maintenance schedule because our weather tends to be very inconsistent, even during the summer months.  Continue reading How the weather impacts your swimming pool water

How to Vacuum your Swimming Pool

Vacuuming your swimming pool is an essential chore that every pool owner would love to skip out on. Vacuuming your pool is very like vacuuming your home – a process of removing dirt, debris, and sand that has sunk to the bottom of the pool. Not only does vacuuming your pool make the pool more pleasant to swim in, but it is also essential to preventing staining and clouding in your water. Continue reading How to Vacuum your Swimming Pool

How to Maintain the Water Level in your Swimming Pool

Operating a swimming pool correctly takes a lot of diligence. Paying attention to small details is needed to ensure that every part of your swimming pool is safe, clean and functioning properly. With so much to take care of, it can be very easy to forget about the importance of your water line, and let the level of your swimming pool water creep a little too high or too low. Continue reading How to Maintain the Water Level in your Swimming Pool