What is Black Algae?

Black algae is the most difficult to get rid of and it is rarely caused by an imbalance in chemicals. This algae grows inside the plaster of your pool. This strain of algae can bloom even if your pool is clean, properly filtered and has the appropriate amount of chemicals. Unfortunately, the rougher the plaster,.. read more →

Battling the Green Monster

So temperatures in the Valley of the Sun broke that magic mark of 90 in March and suddenly Pool People is hip deep in the green monster (sometimes literally) and battling mustard, green and black algae all over the place. Part of that is due to neglect over the winter months by owners. That’s why.. read more →