Resources & Pool Tips

How Cold Weather Effects Swimming Pools (Part 3) Freeze Damage

Hard Freeze Hits Dallas...Hopefully the freeze guard has kept the pool running. Now Texas is in an electricity usage emergency and has begun rolling black outs. So what is the potential for the average swimming pool? Unfortunately a lot of damage. The important thing...

How Cold Weather Effects Swimming Pools (Part 2)

Freezing temperatures and non-circulating swimming pools is a bad combination. One of the most common problems found with freeze guards is that the thermostat is not registering the freezing temps or that the thermostat is registering incorrectly. Either way if it is...

How Cold Weather Effects Swimming Pools (Part 1)

As the cold winter blast hits North Texas, pool owners should be aware of the effects on the swimming pool equipment. As the water temperature drops salt systems are impacted. You may have already noticed your salt system say something like "chlorinator off, low...

You Get What you Pay For When Shopping for Chemicals.

This is a message to all the swimming pool owners trying to save a buck. Pool chemicals are pool chemicals so it does not matter where I buy them from right? This could not be further from the truth. Here is an examples of this. Recently a customer was trying to find...

ARMING FOR BATTLE

Getting ready to battle with the Fall leaves in your swimming pool? The best way to make this Fall less of a leaf-ache is to be prepared. Of course the the best thing to do would be to cover the pool. As we spoke in the previous blog, there are many different types of...