Pool Efficiency


Automation – EASYTOUCH® POOL AND SPA CONTROLS

This week I want t feature one of our newest product and one that will transform how you use your pool and spa. The EasyTouch automation system is the advanced, affordable way to control your pool equipment from practically anywhere…any time. Control up to eight equipment functions, including heaters, lights, waterfalls, […]


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How to Keep Your Pool Cleaner From Getting Tangled Up

Pool cleaners sure do make our lives much easier. They clean our pools for us keeping us from having to do the back breaking scrubbing ourselves. However, the hoses and cables on them can get tangled up, preventing them from doing their job. If you have tangles on the lines […]


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. […]


Inspiring Swimming Pool Ideas.. 1

Two Great Reasons to Construct a Backyard Pool: Physical Therapy and Stress Relief     How’s this for stress relief? This Infinity edge spa and putting green combo would be a great addition to your backyard overlooking incredible views of the city or golf course! If your yard is large […]


The Importance of Swimming Pool Circulation 2

The Importance of Swimming Pool Circulation. Circulation is the first step in the process. Circulation plays a major role in all parts of the process. Circulation of the pool water allows you to filter your water, which is cleaning. It also helps to spread the chemicals you add to the […]