Pool & Water Maintenance

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Why is my pool water turning green and how do I fix it?

Why is my pool water turning green and how do I fix it?

Owning a pool brings an undeniable sense of accomplishment; nothing beats out in the sun and contemplating the crystal clear water that invites you to take a dip. However, there has probably come a time in our lives when we were greeted by murky green mist instead of crystal clear water. What can we do to fix the problem and prevent it from happening again and why do pools turn green? Why is my pool green? Your pool's algae are the cause of the green discolorations; it can spread quickly, especially in warm weather. Indeed, a mild case can transform into an algae infection overnight on a p...

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Winter Pool Maintenance: 5 Off Season Pool Care Tips

Whether you have an in-ground pool or an above-ground pool, a pool owner’s responsibilities don’t end when swimming season ends. Proper maintenance of your pool during the winter will help you avoid future problems with algae, corrosion, and buildup, and ensure a clean and successful pool opening. These simple off-season pool care tips will even help you save money once your pool reopens for the summer. 1. Take time to winterize your pool Properly closing your pool is one of the most important parts of maintaining it, and it protects your investment from cold-weather damage and from debris...