Maintenance Mistakes to avoid with your swimming pool

Maintaining a swimming pool is a skill that develops over time. There are many factors to keep in mind, and a lot of things that impact the function of your pool. Keeping your appliances, chemicals, and cleaning in mind isn’t easy, and if you’ve made a few mistakes while maintaining your pool, you’re not alone.

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How to Use Fewer Chemicals in Your Swimming Pool

Maintaining a safe and sanitary swimming pool requires the use of some chemicals in the water. A swimming pool can be an attractive home to pests, animals and hazardous bacteria. But, many pool owners are concerned about exposing their family and friends to excessive chemicals through their swimming pool water.

Anyone who strives to live a more organic life will be interested in reducing their swimming pool chemical load. While you’ll never be able to avoid using chemicals in your swimming pool altogether, it is possible to reduce the chemicals you’ll need to add to your swimming pool water each summer season.

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Pool Safety Covers

As more and more pool owners invest in pool safety covers, you might be wondering why they’re so popular. If your pool is open on a daily basis, you might want to consider getting a safety cover to cover your pool overnight and during the seasons you aren’t using it. A pool safety cover is far better than a tarp, or simply leaving your pool open through the season you aren’t using it, as it will prevent water, leaves, dirt and other debris from getting in, and will save you on the maintenance time that removing that nasty gunk takes. Another benefit of a pool safety cover is that it reduces the possibility of accidents such as falls, or of animals getting stuck in your pool. With a quality safety cover, you can easily walk over the top of your pool, making a portion of your yard accessible during the winter. This article will discuss the benefits of safety covers. Continue reading Pool Safety Covers