Swimming Pool Blog

2015
  • Chlorine Manufacturer Attacks Salt Systems
    The Truth about Saltwater pools - wonderful devices, but maybe not all that they're cracked up to be - inspired by Aquamagazine's article entitled Lonza Addresses Salt Pool Myths
    Tuesday, December 22, 2015 3:24 PM
  • Funny Swimming Pool Memes
    Rob Cox
    Swimming Pool Memes - here's a funny pictorial on 5 categories of memes with a swimming pool theme. Enjoy! ~
    Tuesday, December 15, 2015 12:37 PM
  • Air Bubbles in Pool Returns
    Rob Cox
    Is air constantly blowing or bubbling back into the pool? Air in the pool returns means you have air in the pool pump. Here's the Top Ten reasons Why, and How to Fix It ~
     
    Tuesday, December 08, 2015 3:37 PM
  • Swimming Pool Plumbing Leak Repair
    Pool Plumbing Repair Tips; how to make your own pool plumbing fixes!
     
    Saturday, November 28, 2015 9:12 AM
  • Pool Safety Covers: In The Wall Install
    Today we install a replacement In-The-Wall Meyco pool safety cover on a fancy inground pool with raised spa and 50 ft rock wall...
     
     
     
    Thursday, November 19, 2015 2:24 PM
  • Swimming Pool Leaf Removal Tools
    Rob Cox
    How do you clean a pool when it's really full of leaves? Break out the Pool Leaf Rakes. Clean-Up short-uts for when a Leaf Disaster strikes your pool!
     
     
     
    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 4:41 PM
  • Best Pool Filter: Sand, DE or Cartridge?
    Which pool filter type is best? Sand, DE or Cartridge filters are all good, but one type is best for you and your pool. Pool filter comparison chart, accompanied by 1500 useful words!
     
     
     
    Tuesday, November 03, 2015 10:04 AM
  • Pool Filter Sand Alternatives
    Rob Cox
    Three different alternatives to regular filter sand. Filter Glass, Zeo Sand and PolyBALLS! Take a look at how you can filter your pool water more intelligently...
     
     
     
     
    Tuesday, October 27, 2015 2:45 PM
  • Digital Pool Heater Troubleshooting Guide
    mark garcia
    Third in our series of pool heater troubleshooting guides, today we tackle Digital pool heaters, specifically the Laars Lite 2 LJ pool heater, produced from 2003-2009.
     
     
    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 5:34 PM
  • My Pool Pump Won't Work!
    5 Common Pump Motor Problems, and Bullet lists of solutions to try. You can fix your own pool pump!
     
     
     
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 1:57 PM
  • Do Pools Need Conditioner or Stabilizer?
    Do you need to use cyanuric acid for an outdoor pool? Probably, yes - some pools have trouble maintaining chlorine level without it - but it's more compicated than that...
     
     
     
     
    Tuesday, October 06, 2015 3:53 PM