Water Analysis: What We Test and Why We Test for It

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One of the most crucial steps to keeping your pool clean and clear this summer is balancing the water chemistry. It is no surprise that this task is dreaded by pool owners, having to determine the current levels for several different chemicals, then compare that to the recommended ranges for each chemical, then determining how much of each product to …

Cleaning Your Pool Filter

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Keeping a clean pool filter is essential to maintaining clear water. Before breaking down the steps to cleaning your filter, it is important you know what type of filter you have. There are three types of filters: sand, cartridge, and diatemacous earth (D.E.).

How to Open Your Pool for Summer

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It’s springtime and of course, for pool owners that means it’s time to start preparing the pool for summer! There is no one-size-fits-all guide to opening a pool up for the spring, so instead of walking you through step-by-step, listed below are essential steps you need to follow for the most basic pool opening.

Six Ways to Turn Your Pool Green

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Why would you want to turn your pool green, you might be asking. Well, hopefully, you don’t want to turn your pool green. But like most pool owners, taking care of a pool becomes an afterthought during the busy days of summer, and neglect can easily lead to a mini swamp in your backyard.