The Ultimate Care Guide To Make Your Pool Last

A backyard pool provides countless hours of enjoyment. It is a place to relax, make memories, entertain, and exercise.  Why spend money to go away on vacation when you can spend your days floating in the water with a beverage in hand, the scent of the barbecue in the air, and the kids frolicking a […]

Don’t Make These Pool Maintenance Mistakes This Summer

If you are one of the fortunate individuals who own a swimming pool, you know the joys it can bring. You also know how important it is to perform careful and regular maintenance on your pool. Your intentions are good, but it is possible that you are getting a little lax about some details, or […]

The Three C’s of Pool Care

If you are a pool owner, you know the pride and joy of having your personal piece of paradise in your backyard. However, your pool needs regular maintenance to stay in its best condition. There are a few essential concepts to grasp in order to achieve that perfect pool. To understand the basics of swimming […]

Pool Opening Checklist Every Pool Owner Should Have

Pool Chemical Test Kit

Summer is right around the corner and now’s the time to bring your pool out of hibernation. The temperature is ticking upward, and you’ve got dreams of cannon balls and sunbathing in your head. So let’s get your pool opened the right way with a “pool opening checklist” and start the summer fun. Remove and […]

5 Tasks That Will Keep Your Pool in Tip-Top Shape

As pool owners, we know that keeping our pools in the best possible condition involves some effort. Since our pool is a major focal point of our homes as well as a big investment, we are motivated to keep it pristine. It doesn’t have to be a monumental chore, however. It is more a matter […]

3 Expert Pool Spring Maintenance Tips

Clean Backyard Pool

Spring is here and the time is now to perform some preemptive pool maintenance. We’ve got some expert tips for pool maintenance this spring so you will be in the clear for pool time fun. Invasion of the Foliage Chances are you’ve taken steps to turn your backyard into a virtual oasis. You may have […]

Pool Accessories that are Perfect for Spring

Pool Accessories that are Perfect for Spring

The anticipation is building. Can you feel it? Spring is in the air and, you know what that means? Pool opening season is around the corner! While we never quite know what the weather will have in store each spring, it’s a good time of year to get prepared for what’s to come. With that […]

Are Chemicals the Same for Pools and Hot Tubs?

Are Chemicals the Same for Pools and Hot Tubs

Have you ever wondered if chemicals are the same for pools and hot tubs? If you have both a pool and a hot tub, you may have been tempted to buy one set of chemicals for both to save time and money. We must caution you, though, that doing so is detrimental to your pool, […]

Test Strips vs Chemistry Kits

test strips vs chemistry kits

If you’re new to pool ownership or are just in the pool planning stages, you may not know a lot about water testing just yet. Pools require a certain balance of chemicals to keep bacteria and algae growth to a minimum. To keep that optimal balance, the water needs to be tested regularly. This can […]