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
Hey, what’s that bright spot in the sky?! It’s the springtime sun, and it’s finally peeking out around the clouds. There’s no better time to start fixing up the backyard and your pool than those warm springtime days. If you’ve been craving a little bit of change this year, or you just want to freshen … Continue reading Welcoming Spring with Fresh Poolside Decor