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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 […]


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 […]


POOL CARE TIPS: WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR POOL BEFORE AND AFTER A RAIN STORM

The combination of rain, high winds, and even lightning can introduce an array of dirt, debris, and other unhealthy pollutants into your pool water as well as put a strain on your pool’s equipment and structure. Proper preparation and clean-up is important to ensure your pool remains protected and is […]

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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 […]