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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 […]


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 […]


Most Beautiful Hotel Pools

Katikies – Santorini, Greece Katikies—a complex of bridges, cubist cottages and infinity pools—is considered the grande dame of Santorini’s boutique hotels. Hugging the dramatic Caldera (a volcanic rim), which affords astounding vistas, the property is a natural fit for honeymooners, romantics and couples. The white washed suites have classic arched […]


Ultimate extravagant Pool Destination

Reethi Rah Five-Star Resort : Beaufitul Swimming Pool Supreme and private luxury amid nature’s tropical magic Supreme and private luxury amid nature’s tropical magic, One&Only Reethi Rah, Maldives resort is a jewel among a string of coral atolls, lagoons, and white sands. The experience is privacy, warmth and moments of […]