Swimming Pool Blog

September (4)
  • National Pool Closing Day 2018
    Pool Center
     National Pool Closing Day for 2018 is on Thursday, September 13th. Closing a pool isn't difficult. In fact, many pool owners refer to Pool Center for tips and guidelines on how to close a pool. We've been providing expert pool advice to our online audience since 1996.
    Tuesday, September 11, 2018 10:34 AM
  • An In-Depth Look at Pool Heat Pumps
    Unlike natural gas or propane pool heaters, a pool heat pump can't generate its own heat. This might sound strange at first. How else is a heat pump supposed to warm up your pool water?! Let's take a closer look, shall we?
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018 1:34 PM
  • Poolman's Tool Box: Top 3 Winter Pool Cover Tools
    Rob Cox
    Neat winter pool cover tools that you might find on a pool service truck or in a poolman's toolbox! My top 3 favorite items for safety covers, solid covers, and above ground pool covers.
    Tuesday, October 07, 2014 6:44 AM
  • 10 Steps for Closing Your Swimming Pool
    Winterizing your own swimming pool, or thinking about it? Sure, you can hire a local company to button things up for the season, or you can close the pool yourself. Pool closings are done in a specific order. Follow the guidelines below, and if you have specific questions, send an email to the author at the top of this page. We want to make it easy for you to close your own swimming pool this winter!
    Monday, September 05, 2011 6:48 PM