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7
Dec

Affordable Ways to Heat You Pool

Learn how you can keep your pool warm without breaking the bank. Even though most pools are equipped with a heater, running it constantly can be an expensive way to keep your pool comfortable.  Looking for a more affordable way to heat up your pool this winter?  Here are some pros and cons associated with different pool heating methods. 1)

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30
Nov

How to Close and Winterize Your Pool

Learn how you can prepare your pool for the winter. As temperatures drop, it’s time to get your pool ready to close for the winter.  While saying goodbye to your summer swims might be a little sad, the actual process of winterizing your pool doesn’t need to be painful.  Follow this guide to learn how to close and winterize your

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16
Nov

Reasons to be Thankful for Your Pool

In honor of Thanksgiving, here are some reasons why you should be thankful for your pool. Thanksgiving is a day to show your gratitude for your loved ones and all your blessings.  This year, make sure you remember to be grateful for your pool as well.  Here are some of the best reasons to be grateful for your pool this

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9
Nov

Facts About Pool Heating

Learn how to keep your pool heated and comfortable. Heating your pool is one of the best ways to ensure you can enjoy comfortable swims at your leisure.  However, heating your pool requires more consideration than simply turning up the temperature.  Here are some facts to consider about heating your pool. When should I heat my pool? In order to

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2
Nov

Swimming Pool Filter Basics

Learn more about your pool’s filter. Your pool is constantly exposed to foreign matter and contamination.  However, your filter works hard to keep your pool water clean and pristine.  Your pool’s filter is an integral part of your pool system, so take the time to learn a little bit more about it.  Here is some more information about the three

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26
Oct

Facts, Myths, and Advice: Earthquakes and Swimming Pools

Learn the truth about earthquakes and your pool. If you live in California, then you know that earthquakes are a very real risk.  However, do your best not to stress too much.  Use this information to learn how an earthquake will affect your pool or spa. What happens to your pool during a quake? During an earthquake, the water in

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19
Oct

Landscaping Ideas for Pool Areas

Learn which plants will give your pool the pop it needs. Does your pool area look a little drab?  Then a little bit of landscaping might help spruce things up a bit!  When selecting the right plants for your pool area, it’s important to choose plants that are low maintenance, safe, and fit the aesthetic of your backyard.  You should

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12
Oct

How to Clean Your Pool’s Tile at the Waterline

Is your pool looking a little worse for wear?  Learn how you can get your pool’s tiles looking great again. If you have a swimming pool, then you know that your pool’s tiles  can get pretty dirty.  The waterline, the place where the water meets your tile, can get especially grimy over time.  To make sure your pool stays pristine,

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5
Oct

Get to Know the Parts of Your Swimming Pool

Learn more about the different parts of your swimming pool. Even if you personally maintain your swimming pool, you may not be very familiar with all the parts you’re working with.  Read on to take some of the mystery out of your swimming pool. Cartridge filter: A new type of pool filter that has become popular in recent years.  They are

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28
Sep

Tips for Keeping Your Pool Open Year-Round

Find out how to keep your pool open all year long. Though many pool owners choose to winterize (close down) their pool during the winter, you don’t have to!  By leaving your pool open all winter, you can continue to enjoy your pool’s view and save money on winterization costs.  If you do decide to keep your pool open year-round,

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