Ken Adams


NBWS ***Referral Program***

  North Bay Water Services Inc is offering customers one free month of Weekly Chemical Service for every new customer referral that signs up for swimming pool service!   For the past thirty five years, the referral has been our greatest form of advertisement for North Bay Water Services. We […]


Algae problems in pool water 2

Algae problems in pool water What causes Algae problems? Every pool owner has, at one time or another, done battle with the occasional algae bloom. Algae spores constantly enter the pool, brought in by wind, rain or even contaminated swimsuits or equipment. When conditions are right, an algae bloom can […]


Breathtaking Natural Swimming Pools

The Natural Way to Cool Off  When managed properly, natural swimming pools have crystal-clear water and require no chemicals to maintain because they are self-cleaning mini-ecosystems.The natural pools designer says the systems also have lower maintenance costs than conventional pools, and their installation costs are not much more than standard […]


Energy Efficient Pool Cleaners By Pentair

Introducing The Kreepy Krauly “Racer” Pressure-Side Pool Cleaner By Pentair The Kreepy Krauly “Racer” Pressure-Side Inground Pool Cleaner puts cleaning into high gear with its sleek styling and aggressive pursuit of dirt and debris. Its sporty and technologically-advanced design earns the Racer cleaner the checkered flag, with 30%faster cleaning speed […]


What Are Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)?

TOTAL DISSOLVED SOLIDS (TDS)  These are the sum total of all things dissolved in pool and spa water.   In other words, this refers to all other chemicals besides H2O. It includes hardness, alkalinity, cyanuric acid, chlorides, bromides, sulfates, silicates and all manner of organic compounds. It includes not only […]


NBWS – Weekly Pool Service in Dixon Ca.

  Pool Service in Dixon -This summer has started out with higher than typical temperatures. This hot weather can create problems for swimming pools even when a routine swimming pool maintenance program is followed. Two of the most common pool problems that pool owners experience this time of year are […]


Report a Neglected Swimming Pool

 Neglected swimming pools produce mosquitoes putting you and your family at high risk for West Nile virus! Did you know? A small bucket of stagnant water can literally produce 1,000 mosquitoes per week. Mosquito season has arrived early this year partly due to drought conditions, which have led to more […]


Swimming Pool Maintenance Tips

Cleaning the Skimmer and Pump Basket Cleaning the skimmer and pump baskets regularly is important to the overall maintenance of your swimming pool. Clogged baskets make your pump have to work harder to try to cycle the water.  This can decrease the life and stress the seals in your pump. […]