Leslie's Best Sellers: Pool Floats, Toys and Games
Looking for this year’s hottest pool floats? What about the season’s best pool toys and games? Well, you’re in luck! From oversized floats to trendy gadgets, there’s a little something fun for everyone on this list.
May 12, 2022
Saltwater Pool Conversion: A DIY Guide
Converting your traditional chlorine pool to a saltwater chlorination system may seem complicated at first. But with this helpful step-by-step guide, we'll help you learn how to complete a saltwater pool conversion on your own. We'll also go over common questions related to saltwater pool conversion cost, as well as the pros and cons tied to salt pools.
May 10, 2022
How to Balance Total Alkalinity in a Pool
You've just finished testing the balance of your pool water, and realized your Total Alkalinity levels are out of range. But why is Total Alkalinity important for a healthy pool? What is it, and how can you get it back in proper balance?
May 7, 2022
How to Get Rid of Foamy Pool Water
While a foamy pool might look fun — like a bubble bath — it's actually a cause for concern. But don’t fret. If you're currently dealing with foamy pool water, there are several ways to remedy the inconvenience.
May 3, 2022
Dive In and Donate to Charity for Swim & Water Safety
Leslie's is holding a charity fundraiser for swim and water safety at all store locations through October. Donate today and help keep your community safe around water.
May 1, 2022
How to Lower Chlorine Levels in the Pool
When used in the correct doses, chlorine is a fairly inexpensive part of your pool upkeep routine. Sometimes, however, too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. When chlorine levels get too high, how can you bring them back down again?
April 30, 2022
How to Drain an Above Ground Pool
Staying on top of water chemistry and liner integrity will help extend the longevity of your pool. However, situations may arise that require draining your pool.
April 28, 2022
How to Change a Pool Light
Some pool owners will call a professional when it's time to make the switch. But with a little know-how, this is something you can handle yourself. Read on to learn how to safely change or replace a light bulb in an inground swimming pool.
April 22, 2022
How to Troubleshoot Hayward Variable Speed Pumps
When it comes to versatility, reliability, and energy efficiency, Hayward offers a great selection of variable speed pumps for every pool. But when your pump isn’t working as expected, or if it’s throwing an error code, you’ll need to figure out the issue quickly to keep your pool system running smoothly.
April 16, 2022
Pool Clarifier vs. Flocculant: What's the Difference?
Very fine particles in your pool water may pass right through the filter, making them especially difficult to remove. Enter, coagulants! That is, either a pool clarifier or flocculant. "What’s the difference?" you may be asking. Great question! Keep reading to learn more.
April 13, 2022
Dogs and Swimming Pools: Your Pet Safety Guide
If you’re the owner of a furry companion, you know that many dogs love to go swimming, especially in the heat of summer. But can dogs swim in pools?
April 9, 2022
Salt Cell FAQ
If you’re one of the many pool owners who currently have a salt system, or if you’re thinking about switching to salt chlorination, you may have asked yourself one of the most common questions our customers have about salt cells.
April 6, 2022