Ready to take a dip into a nice, refreshing pool? Without a pool heater, it would be too cold for most people’s comfort, at least in our climate. Even over the summer, many people need to run a pool heater to get their pool water to a temperature they enjoy. Here is everything you need … Continue reading A Complete Guide to Heated Pools
Homeowners that have swimming pools usually don’t enjoy the process of adding chemicals. The task quickly becomes a chore—although it’s an essential one. Within even a few days of neglect, your pool water can turn from healthy to disgusting. Poor water quality can also have several negative consequences, which we will explain below. What Happens … Continue reading What Happens If You Don’t Put Chemicals in Your Pool?
Whether you have an above ground pool or an inground pool, your pool liner is a crucial component that needs to be in good condition at all times. It’s easy to take a pool liner for granted and many people won’t even give it a second thought until something goes wrong. The reality is, that … Continue reading How Long Does a Pool Liner Last? & 4 Signs It Needs to Be Replaced
Summer is almost here, and so is one of the summer’s most treasured activities – swimming. Whether you intend to organize a pool party or foray into the pool with your toddlers, you need to follow some pool safety tips that will keep you and everyone else safe. Pool safety combines a range of different … Continue reading Pool Safety Tips
A pool is one of the most monumental amenities you can add to your home. But it’s also one of the best investments you can make. So, before anything else, you want to ask yourself this fundamental question; can I afford a pool? In other words, you want to ensure you have considered all the … Continue reading Can You Afford A Pool? 4 Things To Consider
When most people buy hot tubs, they tend to think about the long-term maintenance costs of chemicals for the water and the increase in their utility bills. As hot tubs are pretty sturdy and well-made, they rarely think about the day they may need to do major repairs on them or decide to replace them … Continue reading Fixing vs Replacing Hot Tub: How to Decide?
If you’ve ever tried to cover an above-ground pool by yourself, you know that it can be frustrating. Without another person, or just a tall enough adult, to help you out, it can be a long and difficult process. Getting into the pool when you’re trying to secure the cover on and you’re alone can … Continue reading How to Cover an Above Ground Pool by Yourself
Winterizing an above-ground pool is a balancing act. You can’t completely empty it, or it may collapse. However, you do have to empty it so that the water line is below the return. In some ways, winterizing an above-ground pool is more challenging than winterizing an inground pool. Not to worry, this guide will walk … Continue reading How to Winterize an Above Ground Pool
Pool walls will collect organic debris, stains, and other discoloration unless you clean them regularly. If you’ve let your cleaning regimen slide a little bit, then you may have noticed some build-up on your pool walls. In this guide, we will show you how to tackle a deep clean of dirty pool walls. What Can … Continue reading How to Clean Dirty Pool Walls
If you’re new to the world of owning pools or just looking to brush up on your pool maintenance schedule, we have all of the information that you need to do so. In the guide below, we’ll explain the maintenance for all types of pools. Here’s how to maintain an average pool. How Often Does a Pool Need Maintenance? A pool needs … Continue reading Pool Maintenance 101