How to Prime a Pool Pump
When it comes to owning a pool, certain steps need to be taken to ensure everything is running smoothly. From balancing pH levels to cleaning your filter, there are certain things you do as an owner so your pool can last for many years to come. By doing so, you are actively taking steps to […]
How to Backwash a Pool
Backwashing a pool consists of cleaning the filter in a way that allows you to enjoy clear, sparkling water for longer. This process reverses the way your pool’s water flows to get rid of any dirt that’s in the filter. This typically takes only a few minutes to do; however, you will know when the […]
How Much Chlorine Should You be Adding to Your Pool?
Adding chlorine to your pool is a crucial step to ensure that your water remains at a healthy pH level. Whether you have an above-ground or in-ground pool, the pH levels of your water should be approximately 7.2 to 7.6. By adding chlorine to your pool, you are actively balancing your water which prevents growth […]
How Do you Get Rid of Algae in a Pool?
When opening your pool up next Spring, you might see an increase in algae that wasn’t there before. So what can you do to fix this issue? Below, we’ll be giving you a step-by-step on how you can get rid of pool algae. What is Pool Algae and Why Does it Happen? Pool algae are […]
How Much Space Do You Need for an In-Ground Pool?
Are you planning on having an in-ground pool installed for next season but aren’t sure if you’ll have enough space in your backyard for one? When it comes to buying a pool for your home, it’s safe to say that regardless of the size of your backyard, you’re bound to find a perfect spa to […]
How Much Does It Cost to Fill an In-ground Pool with Water?
When owning a pool for the first time, one of the things to consider is how you’re going to fill it. Will you get a water truck to come in or use a garden hose? The answer to this question depends on quite a few factors, and the size of your pool plays a large […]
How Long Does it Take to Build an Inground Pool?
Are you thinking about having a pool installed but you’re not too sure how long it will take? Maybe you’re wondering what the whole process even looks like? Below, we provide you with all of the steps involved in building an inground pool. For many people, installing an inground pool creates an oasis in their […]
What Is A Swim Spa Pool?
Not everyone likes going to the public swimming pool or local community centre to swim. Dealing with the crowds of people, swimming at irregular or inconvenient times and having to pay for the privilege of dealing with all that can make even the most dedicated swimmer look for an alternative. Although a backyard swimming pool […]
Can You Lose Belly Fat by Swimming?
For those looking to lose weight, the part of the body that generally causes the most concern is the stomach. And it’s true that the stomach is often the first place that we’ll notice weight gain. Beyond aesthetics, the problem with belly fat is that it’s actually more dangerous than fat that accumulates in and […]
Can I Put a Pool in My Small Backyard?
In today’s modern world it seems that property prices continue to go up while the size of the property keeps going down. This is especially true if you live in an urban environment where there’s a premium on space. For those looking to make their backyard more luxurious and interesting, a swimming pool is often […]