Tips on Brushing Down Your Swimming Pool

Brushing down the sides, bottom and steps of your pool is a critical step in swimming pool maintenance, especially in the Phoenix metro area, when dust storms can dump tons of debris into the pool. Brushing away accumulated dirt particles is one way to help prevent algae from growing. Preventing dirt and algae buildup helps.. read more →

Swimming Pool Safety

Swimming pools can provide hours of entertainment for children and families. But pool play can also be incredibly dangerous, so there are some swimming pool safety rules you should follow to keep your children and families safe this summer. Pool safety tips: An adult should always be present when children are in the pool. Adults.. read more →

Auto-Chlorination for Swimming Pools

Auto-chlorinators are an old school method but extremely effective way of making sure your swimming pool stays sparkling and clear. An automatic swimming pool chlorinator cuts down on the amount of time required for swimming pool maintenance and in the time spent handling the chemicals for your pool. In addition, they are especially handy if.. read more →

Swimming Pool Suction Cleaners

Swimming pool maintenance in Phoenix become critical during the summer months. Monsoon storms can wash tons of debris, dust and dirt into pools, providing the ideal breeding ground for algae. Suction cleaners are probably the most common form of swimming pool cleaners, and there are three types — rollers, walkers and self-propelled models. Rollers have.. read more →

Swimming Pool Pumps and Motors

Swimming pool maintenance and proper water filtration become even more important in the summer months in Phoenix. As the pool water heats up, the algae, which is ever present, begins to multiply. Remember, algae grows “exponentially” not one-to-one. Keeping the pool well filtered helps keep down the particles in the water that the algae feeds.. read more →

Four Steps to Easy Swimming Pool Maintenance

Pool maintenance is not terribly difficult, but it is critical to the life and health of your swimming pool. There are really four things you must do. Once you learn the steps, it typically takes about an hour each week. 1. Be Regular — Pick a day each week to care for your swimming pool… read more →

Help! My Swimming Pool is Turning Green

What does it mean when your swimming pool turns green? It means you’ve got an algae problem and you need to step up your swimming pool maintenance. However, not all algae is created equal, so treating it requires different steps. There are really three types of algae: yellow(mustard), green or dark green and black. Yellow.. read more →

What Type of Chlorine Should I Use?

The most frequently asked swimming pool maintenance questions is … “What type of chlorine should I use?” That’s not always an easy question to answer, and our answer is almost always, “That depends on your pool and on various usage and weather conditions.” Specifically, the type of chlorine you use depends on many factors about.. read more →