Chlorine is the most popular choice for keeping pools clean, but it’s not the only sanitization method out there. If you are considering alternative ways to keep your pool water clean and sanitary, you’ll be happy to know that other options are available. Below are five water sanitizing systems that may make a great fit … Continue reading 5 Alternatives to Using Chlorine in Your Pool
It’s summer in Mississippi! We’ve seen lots of heavy rain this year, and many pool owners ask how the rainfall affects their pool chemistry. Because rainwater has acidic properties, it can mess with your pH balance and alkalinity levels. Fortunately, you don’t have to let all your hard work go to waste. By keeping ahead … Continue reading How Heavy Rains Affect Pool Chemistry
Natural swimming pools became popular in Europe several decades ago, and they are quickly emerging in the United States. Unlike traditional swimming pools that are filled with chlorine-treated water, natural pond-like pools rely on aquatic plants to filter and clean the water. These pools are also adaptable and work well in a range of climates. … Continue reading What’s the Story on “Natural” Pond-Like Pools?
When you invest in a swimming pool, the last thing you want to do is put something into it that leads to bacteria growth and dangerous swimming conditions. It can be difficult to reverse water gone bad, so we decided to help out our readers by providing them with a list of six items that … Continue reading 6 Items You Should Never Put In Your Pool
Hot summer days are the PERFECT time for fun by the pool, especially for teens. They just adore hanging out poolside, getting in a few laughs, and spending time “chilling out” in the water with friends. That’s also what makes your backyard such a compelling place to host the perfect pool party for them in … Continue reading 4 Steps to the Perfect Pool Party for Teens