Swimming Pool Blog

  • Swimming Pool Maintenance Schedules: Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Annual
    Daily, Weekly, Monthly, and Annual pool maintenance chores - Pool Service Schedules, recommended service or maintenance intervals for inground swimming pools.
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 8:57 AM
  • 10 Car Crashes into Swimming Pools
    Rob Cox
    Car crashes into swimming pools! Here's 10 of the most recent cars in pools, with a moral to each story!
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 4:01 PM
  • Cal Hypo Tablets vs Trichlor Tablets
    Cal Hypo tablets or Trichlor tablets - or bleach? We discuss benefits of each type, and the delivery systems available for introducing the chemical into the pool.
    Monday, March 16, 2015 12:22 PM
  • Inground Swimming Pool Heater Costs: Buy, Install, Run
    Rob Cox
    What does it cost to buy a pool heater - What's the cost to install a pool heater, and - how much does it cost to run a pool heater? These questions, and more, answered in today's post
    Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:05 AM
  • Pentair Pool Heater Troubleshooting Guide
    We start with a discussion of why these pool heaters are different, and then lay down a super useful Pentair and Sta-Rite MasterTemp and Max-E-Temp pool heater troubleshooting chart, with list of error codes
    Wednesday, March 04, 2015 12:28 PM
  • Disinfection Byproducts in Pools
    10 ways to deal with Disinfection byproducts in swimming pools - chlorine can produce up to 600 possible combinations in water treatment for drinking and swimming. Some of these may be hazardous ~
    Saturday, February 28, 2015 2:36 PM
  • Hayward Pool Heater Troubleshooting
    Hayward pool heater troubleshooting - how to fix your hayward gas pool heater. Troubleshooting charts with error codes for Hayward pool heaters.
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 5:12 PM
  • 10 Cool Hidden Pools
    Rob Cox
    Hidden pools, moveable pool floors, tilting or sliding pool floors - hidden pools are super cool - here's a wacky way to make your pool safer and cleaner, while giving you more open space
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10:42 AM
  • Installing a Pool Side or In Pool Umbrella
    Rob Cox
    Pool umbrellas have come out from the tables and are being placed around the pool, or even in the pool. Today's blog describes installation of in pool umbrella sockets or umbrella holders for the pool deck.
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 3:09 PM
  • Pool Cleaner Troubleshooting Guide
    Pool cleaner troubleshooting guide - common troubles with pool cleaners, suction - pressure - robotic. Tips on improving pool cleaner operation and avoiding pool cleaner problems.
    Friday, February 06, 2015 1:00 PM
    Tables for knowing how much chemical, shock or salt to add to a pool of any size. Also, how to know what size pool you have, in gallons, and what the ideal pool chemical ranges should be in your pool.
    Friday, January 30, 2015 3:49 PM