The Most Efficient Equipment for Your Pool

Three Common Threats to Vinyl Pool Liners

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Vinyl pool liners are easy to clean, relatively inexpensive, nonabrasive, and easily customizable. Just like other liner materials, however, vinyl pool liners do not last forever. Here three examples of vinyl liner damage to expect: 1. Cracks and Tears Cracks and tears occur due to various reasons, such as these three: Deterioration—Normal wear and tear occurs due to multiple reasons, such as ultraviolet radiation from the sun and action of chemicals on the liner. Deteriorated vinyl is brittle and easily cracks. Animal damage—Animals’...

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Natural Swimming Pools: Key Information

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Providing your family with a pleasant place to swim and enjoy the water does not necessarily mean installing a conventional concrete pool in your backyard. A fascinating alternative is to have a natural pool, which resembles a pond, placed on your property. These are not as common as concrete pools, but are being seen more frequently due to their beauty and utility. Here is a closer look at these intriguing outdoor features.  Plants and Mud   If you are concerned that installing a natural pool...

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Decorate A Pool And Patio With A Tropical Theme For Your Spouse’s Birthday Party

Posted by on Aug 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you are holding an evening pool party to celebrate your spouse’s birthday, the following tips will help you decorate the pool and patio that surrounds it with a an attractive tropical theme. Once you have finished decorating, plan some festive activities for your guests to enjoy. Materials plastic patio furniture disposable tablecloths and dinnerware (floral print) bamboo place mats bamboo torches (with citronella oil) barbecue lighter ceramic flower pots dirt balloons light sticks floating candle bowls waterproof tape artificial...

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Four Things You Can Expect When Installing A Custom Above-Ground Pool

Posted by on Jun 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you do not want to invest in an inground pool, an above-ground pool is a great alternative. It can be just as good as an inground pool, and depending on your property, it may be a better solution for your home. You can also have custom above-ground pools installed. When installing a custom above-ground pool, there are a lot of decisions that you will have to make. Here are some of the things that you can expect when installing a custom above-ground pool: 1. Deciding Where To Install The Pool The first decision that you will have to make is...

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Maintaining The Community Pool

Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Summertime is coming, and it’s time to open the community pool. Children, parents, and grandparents are all excited about the opportunity to swim, chat, and sun at the true local watering hole. These outdoor swimming pools are an asset to the community, but they are also a liability if they are not managed properly. For safety purposes, local governments and municipalities need to arrange for professional aquatic management services. PROPER WATER MAINTENANCE pH Keeping the water at the proper pH and chlorine levels is essential for...

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Clean That Green: Four Tips To Help You Get The Slime Out Of Your Pool In A Few Days

Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

With the temperatures warming up, and swimming season here, opening your pool may be a challenging task. Warm weather and untreated pool water also creates the perfect combination for green algae to grow in your pool. It may seem like an impossible task to get the green out of your pool, but it can be much easier than you think. Here are some things you can do that will get the green out in just a few days: 1. Fishing Out Any Large Debris In The Pool Before you start with your cleaning, you will want to get a net and remove any large debris...

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The Dos And Don’ts Of Maintaining A Vinyl Pool Liner

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Vinyl liners are commonly used in both in-ground and above-ground pools because they’re a relatively inexpensive yet durable option. If you have a vinyl pool liner, however, there are still some special steps that you should be taking to keep it looking like new and to ensure that it lasts for many years to come without the need for repair or replacement. DO Use Liquid Chlorine When it comes to chlorinating your pool, stick with liquid chlorine rather than solid chlorine tablets or “pucks.” While liquid chlorine does cost a...

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4 Ways to Guarantee a Swimming Pool Will Add Value to Your Home

Posted by on Apr 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are thinking about adding a swimming pool to your yard, you want to be sure that you think about how you can choose the right pool that will actually increase the value of your home. Unfortunately, the wrong style of pool and  the wrong size can lead to a decrease in your home’s value. Here are four ways to guarantee that this won’t happen to you: You Have Yard Left Over: Potential homebuyers aren’t going to be attracted to a home that has a swimming pool that takes over the entire backyard. If you are going to...

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Four Things You Will Want To Know When Replastering Your Pool

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you have an old pool with a plaster finish, eventually it can become worn and cracked. This can cause leaks in your pool, affect the water quality and be an overall eyesore for your pool. Remodeling your pool is a difficult project for you to take on, so there are some things that you may want to consider before you get start, such as replacing and improving filtration and plumbing systems. You may want to have newer drain systems installed that can make you pool safer too. Here are some of the things that you may want to do when...

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The Benefits Of Hiring A Professional Pool Builder

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you have finally decided that you are going to get the pool of your dreams, you need to think about hiring a professional pool builder to assist you. Should you find that you are on the fence about hiring someone, read on to learn all of the benefits that will come from bringing in an expert to do it for you. Consideration Of Space You might have dreamed of a particular style of size of pool. However, a professional pool builder is going to be the one who can tell you whether that is something that is truly feasible for your property....

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