How to Open an Inground Pool

Open an Inground Pool

Spring is the time to prepare for your pool opening to people living in seasonal swim seasons. Although you can hire a pool cleaning service to help open a pool, many homeowners take pride and enjoyment in doing it themselves. If you’re one of those people, you’ll want to keep some tips in mind before you get started. … Read more

How to Use Cyanuric Acid in Your Pool

How to Use Cyanuric Acid in Your Pool

The number one thing that keeps people from having a pool (beyond cost) is keeping the chemical balanced. A chemical balancing is not an easy task, but with consistent testing and an understanding of how each chemical works with the others, it’s easier to keep them in check. Cyanuric acid (CYA) is one of the most significant pool synthetic … Read more

How to Get Rid of Water Bugs In a Pool

Rid of Water Bugs

Swimming pools are the best recreational facilities, especially during summers. However, for your pool to serve you and your family well, there is a need to maintain it always clean. Maintaining your facility doesn’t only entail keeping water fresh, it also needs to be free from any other water animals and insects at large. Water … Read more

Is a Chemical Free Pool Possible

Chemical Free Pool Possible

Swimming pools are the best recreational facilities, especially during summer times. However, you need to maintain your swimming pool clean always to ensure you and your family swim in clean water. Cleaning them and ensuring they are free of chemicals is one of the ways to maintain your pool. A chemical-free pool is the greatest … Read more

How to Raise the pH level in your Pool

How to Raise the pH level in your Pool

Swimming pools are among the best fun places to cool off, but the water is very acidic when the pool’s pH level is low. Pools with a pH below 7 can present long-term acid problems, like grinding and cement mortar used in the construction of swimming pools, corrosion of pipe connections and other metal equipment, … Read more

How to Winterize Your Above-Ground Pool

Above-Ground Pool

Above-ground swimming pools are mostly household swimming pools that are constructed above the ground surface. They are in various shapes according to the preference of a household. Materials such as vinyl liners are used to hold water above the ground. These swimming pools have some benefits in terms of cost-effectiveness as well as a satisfaction … Read more

10 Myths about Swimming Pools

Myths about Swimming Pools

Swimming pools as a form of man-made water bodies date back to 2600 B.C.E. According to the book Contested waters; a social history of swimming in America, the Cabot street Bath in Boston was the first swimming pool in the USA which opened its doors in 1868. Apparently there is nothing good without fault; a … Read more

How to Use, Handle, and Store Pool Chemicals?

How to Use, Handle, and Store Pool Chemicals

Pool chemicals for killing bacteria, sanitizing water, and cleaning your swimming pool are hazardous. Like any other chemical in our modern world, thy are beneficial if properly handled and used but are extremely dangerous and fatal if improperly or carelessly handled. Knowing where to store them and how to manage them will reduce the risk … Read more