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5 Ways to Bid Adieu to Pollen Problems in your Swimming Pool

Spring is in the air – the bees are buzzing, flowers are blooming, and the days have gotten much warmer and longer. You can't wait to take a dip in your home pool, but uh, oh! There is a yellowy substance floating in the water, and it is sticking to your clothes and hair, and even gotten into your nose--making it impossible to take a relaxing dip. Yes, that's pollen – an unwelcome side-effect of spring. Worry not, removing pollen from your pool water is quite easy when you know what needs to be done. First, thou [...]

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5 Facts About Chlorine in Swimming Pools

When you think about relaxing in sparkling pool water on hot summer days, you don’t imagine yourself floating around in a giant petri dish full of germs. Without chlorine, this is exactly what swimming pools can be. Pool water that is not sanitized by chlorine can become a home to a host of germs and bacteria that can result in illnesses such as diarrhea, skin infections, and athlete’s foot, to name a few. It is the use of chlorine that keeps these harmful microbes at bay in swimming pools. But while you know tha [...]

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How to Clean a DE Filter?

All swimming pools require regular maintenance and many pool owners choose to maintain their pool on their own. To do this, you will need to keep a regular schedule, which includes checking to see if the pool filtration system needs cleaning or replacement parts. The most common types of filtration systems are sand, cartridge, and DE (diatomaceous earth). Each system uses a different type of filtering mechanism (media) to filter the water in your pool. Cartridge filtration systems use filter cartridges as the media, [...]

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How Much Liquid Chlorine to Add to Your Pool?

When summer weather comes around, a favorite outdoor activity for many of us will undoubtedly be swimming. While swimming is wonderfully refreshing, great exercise and can help to keep you fit, it’s important to swim in clean water. Every pool owner dreams of sparkling clean pool water that is free of living and non-living impurities. And no one wants to swim in a dirty pool. In order to keep pool water clean, you will need to check chemical balances on a regular basis as well as if you need to clean or replace the [...]

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Avoid Pool or Spa Stains and Smells – Balance Water More Quickly & Use Fewer Chemicals with an Inexpensive Pre-Filter

Swimming pools and spas are a great place to spend time with friends and family. They can add a lot of value to daily routine and are a place to unwind and relax. After a hard day at work when you are looking forward to getting home and spending time in your pool or spa the worst thing to find is a foul smelling and/or stained pool or spa. Or worse, the embarrassment of this happening at a pool party, when the guests are looking forward to using the pool or spa! Although stains and foul smelling water can be easily a [...]

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Keep Pool Troubles Away With Cartridge Pool Filters

Water treatment in swimming pools is often considered to be an arduous task and more often than not customers are confused by the jargons like pH level, alkalinity etc. On the contrary, pool maintenance can be really easy if appropriate steps are followed- To begin with all the plant debris or impurities which can be manually cleaned should be removed. The second step is to add cleaning chemicals to get rid of bacteria, algae or any other microscopic impurities. Chlorine is popularly used as an [...]

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A Guide to Repairing Leaks in Pool Pumps

Leaks in the pool pump are a common trouble in swimming pools. Initially, the pump needs troubleshooting so that the source of the leak can be found. Following that, the gasket or O-ring of the pump is replaced with a new one. Find the Source of the Leak One needs to troubleshoot the pool pump to determine the source of leaks in it. Following procedure needs to be followed for that: Remove the cover the timer box of the pump. Do the same with the filter and then start the motor. Caref [...]

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Comprehending the Importance of Pool Filters for Making an Informed Choice

For those who owe a backyard swimming pool, the importance of a pool filter is well understood. Gone are the days when users or owners had to indulge in taxing and time consuming manual cleaning of pool. Today, with different types of pool filters around, pool maintenance has become a breeze. In fact, pool filters play a significant role in keeping your pool water free from all sorts of dirt and contaminants, resulting in clean and clear crystal water. [...]

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Avail Cheap Pool Filters for Affordable Pool Maintenance

Owing a backyard swimming pool filter is certainly a matter of pride for pool owners. However, ensuring regular maintenance of the pools is essential for pool water safety and hygiene. It is therefore necessary to install pool filters in order to keep your pool water sparkling clean. [...]

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Tips to Make Your Swimming Pool Filters Last Longer

Keeping your pool clean is essential for cleaner and fresher water and to prevent any health hazard. Filters are a great way to keep your pool clean. The most essential part of a filter is its cartridge. The more efficient the cartridge is, the better the filter works. However, cartridges have a fixed health and life and have to be replaced after a certain period. But replacing cartridges could be a costly affair, because they usually do not come cheap. In fact they are fairly priced. Hence, the best way to minimize tha [...]

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