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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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21
Sep

5 Pool Maintenance Tips for Fall

As we move into the cooler fall months, make sure that you adjust your pool maintenance routine accordingly. Clean and Assess At the end of every season, it’s a good idea to do a thorough pool cleaning.  Vacuum the bottom of your pool and brush the walls and tiles.  Now is also a good time to make sure that your

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14
Sep

Solar Pool Covers: Are They Worth It?

Deciding if you should invest in a solar pool cover?  Here are some pros and cons to consider. Pros Solar pool covers provide the same benefits as regular pools covers.  They keep debris out of your pool, prevent algae growth, and reduce pool evaporation.  Keeping your pool relatively free of leaves, dirt, and other annoying muck, means less time spent

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7
Sep

6 Benefits of Water Workouts

Get in the water and get in shape. Are you bored with traditional workouts?  Then maybe it’s time for you to shake up your exercise routine and consider the benefits of water workouts.  From deep water running to water aerobics, here are some of the advantages of moving your next sweat session to the pool. Reduce Impact on Your Body

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31
Aug

Check Out These Tips to Help You Get Your Pool Ready for the Coming Season

As summer ends, get a head start on your fall pool cleaning with these tips. Temperatures are warm, and summer is in full swing. But, kids will soon be heading back to school and fall is right around the corner. As summer starts to come to an end, it’s important that you get your pool ready for the fall. Check

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