Converting to Salt Water Swimming

Tools to Keep Your Pool Clean and Safe

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Swimming pool maintenance can be tricky, with different methods according to the weather and your location. Putting in a little elbow grease every now and again is helpful, but these useful tools can make pool maintenance feel like a holiday rather than a day job. All the tips and tools you need to keep your pool looking great can be found at your local pool shop. Pool cover – Solar pool covers are available from all good pool shops. They prevent debris such as leaves and pollen from entering the water. As such, they should be put...

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Hot Tub Service Questions Before You Buy

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When purchasing a hot tub, which pool contractor should you use, and what things are there to consider? Hardly anything feels as relaxing as slipping into a hot tub. Whether it is after a long day of skiing or snowboarding on the mountain in the winter, nursing an old injury, or just soaking for a bit after a long day at work, a hot tub may just be the hydrotherapy you need. However, searching for a hot tub is accompanied with a lot of questions. How many people will be using it? Do you need it to be very spacious? Are the seats contoured...

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Tips to Help Keep Your Swimming Pool Water Clean

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Swimming pools are one of the most preferred relaxing spots for several Australian families, especially during the hot summer months. To ensure the water in swimming pools is clean and safe for pool users, proper pool use and maintenance is required. Below are some tips every homeowner should use to ensure the water in their swimming pool stays clean. Keep the pool pump running 24/7 It is always advisable to turn off appliances when they are not in use so as to save on energy. But this is a rule should not apply to all appliances. Take your...

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Pool Builders | 3 Considerations To Choose Between In-Ground And Above-Ground Pools

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If you’re in the market for swimming pool construction, then making a choice between above ground and in-ground pools can be daunting. You will need to narrow down your options based on specific considerations related to your home, budget and local environment. This guide equips you with valuable considerations when working with pool builders to choose between above ground and in-ground pools. Lifespan Most in-ground pools are guaranteed to last for very long and are typically made from robust materials like concrete, fibreglass and...

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Need A New Pool Pump? More Horsepower Does Not Necessarily Mean Better

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The only nuisance about purchasing a home with an existing pool is that you don’t know the history of the pool equipment like the pump, so you never know when it is going to fail. As someone who has never had to purchase a new pool pump before, it is important you get it replaced as soon as possible before your pool resembles a black lagoon. First-time pool pump shoppers are often tempted to buy a higher horsepower pool pump to replace they already have, but this does not necessarily mean you are going to get better performance. Here...

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Benefits of Using a Sand Filter in Your Swimming Pool

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Swimming pool filters are an essential thing to have since they help to keep your pool clean. If you are having an in-ground pool built soon, you will need to choose which type of filter you want. There are three basic types, including a sand filter, cartridge filter, and DE filter. Sand filters work by using sand that takes the debris from the pool and runs it back through the pool’s filtration system. Water is cleaned, then put back into the pool. This type of filter lasts a long time and has a variety of benefits. Here are some...

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Swimming Pool Features You Might Discuss With Your Contractor

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Having your own swimming pool installed gives you the chance to create an outdoor oasis that is uniquely your own and that works perfectly for your property. When you meet with your contractor to discuss your options for a pool, you want to ensure that you take the time to go over everything that’s available to you so you know you’ll be happy with your pool for years to come. Note a few of those features you’ll want to talk about when you meet with your contractor to draw up plans for your new pool. Solar water heater...

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Could A New Pool Help To Reduce Your Arthritis Pain?

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Winter is the perfect time to get your new pool installed ready for next summer because the waiting list to have this done is not as long as during the hotter months. As someone who is noticing the flare of arthritis pain as the days get colder, a pool is also going to help with this problem in the future. Keep these points in mind when you are thinking about a new pool design for your home. Rectangle Pool For Lengths One of the reasons why water is so good for those with arthritis is that it supports the weight of your body. Therefore, you...

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Signs That You Need a Pool Repair Service

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One of the most functional and fun additions that a homeowner can make to their residence is a swimming pool. Just like any other part of your home, eventually swimming pool maintenance will be needed in order to keep it fully functional. As soon as you start to notice that you have a problem with your new pool, you need to call in a pool service. They will be able to diagnose and fix your pool in a timely manner so you can get back to enjoying it. A vital part of getting the repairs that you need is by hiring a reputable service. The...

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Different Pool Services to Winterize Your Swimming Pool

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Swimming pools are a great convenience during the hot summer months. However, you need to get your pool ready for winter when the weather conditions will not be conducive for its use. Winterising it through various pool services is a great way of ensuring you do not incur repair costs once the cold months are over as typically most swimming pools will spring leaks and other problems if not winterised properly. Here are some pool services to get it ready for the winter. Check the calcium hardness of the pool as well as its...

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