Swimming Pool Blog

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  • Poolman's Toolbox: Lubricants & Sealants
    Pool service vehicles will carry most of these items onboard to make quick repairs or keep the gears greased on your swimming pool equipment. At one time or another, a pool owner will have a need for lubricants and sealants.
    Tuesday, May 06, 2014 3:39 PM
  • The Poolman's Toolbox - Pool Tools & Supplies
    Joe Pool Tool BoxThe poolman's toolbox. What are those tools that a pool and spa repair man needs to have on hand. What about supplies and equipment, chemicals and other stuf and gear that a poolman, who visits dozens of pools a week, may need to have on board?
    Friday, December 20, 2013 5:47 PM
  • The Many Kinds of Pool Plugs
    Rob Cox
    Swimming pool plugs come in all shapes, sizes and colors, and are used for many different purposes around the pool and for the pool equipment. This simple blog post is a discussion on the various types of plugs used on swimming pools. Many you will be familiar with; others perhaps not. Let's look at the many types of plugs and some of the uses of them.
    Sunday, August 05, 2012 2:08 PM
  • The many uses of Pool Putty
    Easy to use, just mix the two part epoxy together, equal parts of resin and hardener, and an exothermic chemical reaction begins immediately. Knead the two parts together by hand (a little pool water helps), and you have a waterproof, moldable substance that can be used to patch, seal or repair many items around the pool. Here's some ideas for using pool putty around your pool.
    Wednesday, August 10, 2011 7:53 AM