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Off-Season Pool Care

Throughout the summer, your swimming pool is constantly used and regularly maintained. But what about the winter months? While you may not think about pool care in January, it is crucial to maintain your pool for optimal use in the future summer days. After you winterize, we recommend these tips…
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Common Pool Myths: Debunked

There are many rumors and misconceptions revolving around pools and pool rules, but how many of them are actually true? Here are some of the most common pool myths and the facts behind them: Chlorine Turns Blonde Hair Green False. Chlorine is not to blame for the green tint that…
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Correcting Bad Chlorine Levels

Putting too much chlorine into your pool is a common mistake that many pool owners make. Although common, it can be dangerous. Keep reading to learn how it can be dangerous and what you can do to fix it: Why Too Much Chlorine is Dangerous Exposure to high levels of…
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Preparing Your Pool for a Storm

One bad storm can be detrimental to your backyard swimming pool. If a hurricane blew through your town this year, your pool may have experienced some damage. In addition to the potential damage that can occur during storms, your pool can be contaminated by dirt, mud, silt, and bacteria. Here’s…
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Must-Follow Pool Rules

Having a pool in your backyard will always have risks, but creating some layers of protection will give you more peace of mind. Your layers of protection may include close supervision, installing pool barriers and alarms, informing your family about basic pool safety, being prepared for emergencies, and more. These…
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Pool Maintenance for Every Season

Want to ensure that your pool stays in great shape and lasts for years? Seasonal maintenance is your best bet. That’s right, you should still take proper care of your pool even when it is not in use. Here’s what to do during each season: Winter Maintenance If you are…
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Owning an Above-Ground Pool

If you are interested in adding a pool to your backyard but an in-ground pool is not quite feasible, an above-ground pool may be a better option for you. Although some above-ground pools have built-in systems, they still need some hands-on work to keep them in good condition: Maintenance Checklist…
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Swimming Pool Safety

Swimming pools provide an environment to both relax and to have fun, but they do not come without risks. However, there are some ways you can decrease the chances of accidents occurring around your pool: Install a Fence Surround your pool area with a self-latching fence to prevent people from…
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Water-Saving Tips

Your swimming pool is a huge source of water consumption right in your backyard. There are quite a few ways that you can begin conserving water with your pool or spa. Here’s how you can do your part: Pool Cover More than half of the water in your pool has…
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Household Products to Clean Your Pool

Whether you are looking for cost-effective cleaning options or would just like to use something more natural, there are some products you can find at your grocery store that work just as well as chemicals made specifically for pool cleaning. Here’s how you can use household products to clean your…
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