You did the right thing and winterized your pool before the freezing weather. But today you noticed water leaking from the equipment room. WHAT? No way! OMG! Call for help! I don’t like telling you this, but it’s too late to fix it now. You are going to have to wait until you reopen theContinue reading “My Winterized Pool is Leaking!!!!!!!!”
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Elderly but New, Pool Parts for Sale
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Beware of Swim Diaper Clad Babies in the Pool
My pool and spa business serviced an account that taught babies how to swim. But try as we might, the water in his above ground swimming pool was a nightmare. Why? Here’s the math: 10 Babies in 10 Swim Diapers = A Sanitary Nightmare
Clean Spa Filters Instead Of Replacing Spa Heater
Your spa’s been heating up perfectly, well–it was actually kind of slow on the heating giddy-up. But today that heater is as dead as finding a call center job in America. So you call your local pool/spa dude. “My heater’s out and I’ve got company coming in for the holidays. HELP!!!” Accommodating your expert analysisContinue reading “Clean Spa Filters Instead Of Replacing Spa Heater”
100-Year-Old Pool Technology and Naked Ankles
After too many years in the pool biz and the chemicals that keep pools disinfected and sparkling, I’ve developed a physical inability to tolerate most synthetic or manufactured chemicals.
Preventative Maintenance & Swimming Pool Leaks
Leaking equipment on your swimming pool is costly and wasteful, but
To Drain or Not To Drain (Your Spa)–That’s the Question
When to drain your spa is not a time issue–not drain every 3 months, or whatever. It’s how many times you use your hot tub combined with
Spa Water 104, Clear, No Foam, Please
Yikes! You turn your spa jets on, and suddenly your spa becomes a giant foam machine–or a latte gone wild. First, you scream at the kids asking who dumped soap into the spa. But you don’t have any kids and your spa doesn’t smell soapy.
Chlorinated Pools, Your Child and Allergies
Chlorinated swimming pools may be worse than second-hand cigarette smoke to kids with allergies.
Blue, Green, Yellow, Brown–All The Pretty Spa Water Colors
Colored spa water indicates trouble ahead.