One of the major factors that impact your swimming pool is the weather outside. From week to week and even day to day, changing temperatures, rainfall, and sun exposure can all impact the way your swimming pool functions and what it needs. By understanding a bit more about how weather impacts your swimming pool water, you’ll be able to adjust your maintenance approach to ensure the weather doesn’t negatively impact your pool. Continue reading Weather impacts on your swimming pool water
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
When the pool is busy in the middle of the summer, it can be so much fun for the whole family to hop into the pool. Some dogs simply won’t accept being left out of the action and will do anything to join the family in the water. But, is it safe for your dog to join you in the pool? For some dogs, the swimming pool is a safe and fun activity. But, there are some risks to having your dog in your swimming pool. If you are thinking of giving your pup access to your pool, there are a few important things to keep in mind.
Testing and balancing swimming pool water is a chore that many pool owners neglect each summer. It can be easy to let your pH and alkalinity get out of balance when your schedule is busy, and you’d rather enjoy the swimming pool than maintain it. Continue reading Alkalinity vs. pH
People who own and operate their own swimming pools quickly learn all about swimming pool maintenance, needs and scheduling. But, if you’re operating a swimming pool for the first time, the basic components of a pool can seem daunting and a little mysterious. Continue reading Swimming Pools 101: The Beginner’s Guide to Basic Pool Equipment