Finding a Swimming Pool Company Owning a swimming pool is an exciting thought if you have never personally owned one. However, figuring out how to install a pool leads to some more challenging problem solving right at the start. Here are some points for those looking at purchasing a swimming...
My pool filter pressure goes down, not up, what gives? In a recent experience we had an 18k gallon inground guinite pool with a Hayward S-200 sand filter we helped the customer troubleshoot their sand pool filter to try and find the answer to an uncommon problem. Note, this particular case...
Green Swimming Pools are not fun. Here are our Green Pool Service Tips on How to turn a green pool blue again. A nice blue swimming pool is all we’d ever want to see in our backyard, and have never been a really big fan of the “pond look”...
Swimming Pool "Shock" In the case of a green swimming pool, you are going to need 'pool shock'. "Shocking" a swimming pool is also a great way to bring things back into balance but should not be over used. Is it necessary to shock a pool? The simple answer is, yes. The...
We get this question a lot: "Chlorine or bromine?" To be honest either will work in a spa or a pool but to be more specific, Bromine works better at higher temperatures than chlorine. Above 75°F, bromine remains stable, whereas chlorine is more effective in temperatures as low as 65°F. This...
How to clean your swimming pool filters. At the center of your swimming pool plumbing system & equipment is a very key component, the pool filter. HOW TO CLEAN A SWIMMING POOL FILTER Cleaning a pool filter is NOT hard, but you need to know how to do it. There are...
As a pool owner you are always hoping there is nothing wrong with the pool, after all it costs money anytime something does break or turn green. You may not know there are looming problems with the pool unless they are apparent and obvious. Most of the hidden damages in...
Correcting the pool water after the storm Is your pool under the weather? If you’ve experienced less-than-perfect weather, your pool is bound to be negatively impacted. Severe storms create flooding and other challenges for homeowners. Once the storms subside and priority projects are completed, you’ll want to...
Do you plan on adding a new pool to your backyard or want to make updates to an existing pool? If so, it makes good sense to prepare a budget. You’ll want to make good equipment choices that save money and energy to maximize your investment. This alone can result...
The question: Why is sand going back to the pool after backwashing the filter?   "Clear water ,ph ,chlorine level good. I have an above ground pool with a sand filter. After I vacuum the pool I backwash I lose sand then I put on rinse to level the sand for about...