How to Vacuum a Pool
There are many fancy, high-tech pool cleaners on the market today that offer a hands-off approach to pool cleaning. But oftentimes, a little physical labor and elbow grease can't be beat. We'll help you learn how to manually vacuum your swimming pool.
June 15, 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
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
How To Change Pool Filter Sand
If you notice your filter isn’t working as efficiently as it used to, or if you’re having to backwash the filter more and more frequently, it’s probably time to replace the filter media. Keep reading to learn how.
March 8, 2022
Solar Pool Cover Buyer's Guide
Solar covers, also called solar blankets, are a lightweight floating barrier for the surface of the pool. They effectively reduce the rate of evaporation, helping pool owners save money on water, pool chemicals, and even heat energy. Before you purchase one of your own, here are all the things you need to know.
February 17, 2022
Winter Pool Covers vs. Safety Pool Covers
What’s the difference between a winter cover and a safety cover? Let’s take a closer look to help you decide which one's right for your pool.
December 14, 2021
Water Bags & Winter Cover Blocks
How do you keep your winter cover from blowing away, or from allowing debris to slip into your pool? For years, that job has been the sole purview of water bags. But with the advent of winter cover blocks, that’s all beginning to change.
September 28, 2021
Winter Pool Cover Tips
Winter covers are an essential part of winter pool maintenance, and they're something that every pool should be equipped with. We'll help you with tips on choosing the right type and size of winter cover, and go over some useful tips for installing it.
September 10, 2021
How To Maintain an Above Ground Pool
What does it take to maintain an above ground pool? Learning how to care for an above ground pool is very similar to caring for an inground pool, but with a few minor differences.
June 18, 2021
How to Cool Your Pool in the Summer
A common question we get in the summer is how to cool pool water during hot weather. Luckily, there are several convenient ways to lower pool temperatures.
June 15, 2021
How to Keep Your Cool in Extreme Heat
Relentless summer sun doesn’t need to ruin your next pool party. With a few simple precautions, you can stay safe and keep on swimming through all the toasty weeks to come.
June 14, 2021
Understanding the Dangers of Cloudy Pool Water
Cloudy pool water can be a big problem for pool owners. Not only is it an eyesore, it’s also a health and safety hazard. If you think it's OK to swim in cloudy water, think again.
June 3, 2021