If you are looking to retain or maintain heat in your swimming pool in a climate (like us in Manitoba) where nights, and sometimes days, can be cooler than your pool temperature, then a solar cover is something to consider… Let’s discuss the basics of solar covers and solar blankets, as well as some of… Read More»
Every single pool filter should have a pressure gauge on the top of it. Pressure gauges are used to tell you the pressure on your filter – this lets you know how “full” of dirt it is. If you know how to read your gauge, you will be able to know when you need to… Read More»
If you recently installed a pool, moved into a house with a pool, or purchased a new sand filter… You may be wondering how to go about cleaning it. If you have a sand filter, backwashing is your best friend.
Yes, black is back in the bathroom renovation world.
Most pools in Manitoba have vinyl liners to accommodate our shifting soil conditions. There are some exciting new prints for 2019 to add some dazzle to your new swimming pool. One trend is to a natural look with contemporary greys. As you can see in the picture below the water still looks blue due to… Read More»
Great Patios need the right furnishings! They add style and function to your outdoor spaces. With a family sized table and comfortable chairs a simple concrete patio is transformed into your favourite dining destination. Outfit a deck with a comfortable a sofa and club chairs with ample cushions, and that simple outdoor area will quickly… Read More»
Bathroom design has changed! We spend a good part of our lives in our bathrooms, and they can be a place for function and beauty. Bringing elements found in other parts of our homes into bathrooms is gaining popularity! At Aqua-Tech we have a new range of products that do just that. Newly introduced is… Read More»
A hot tub with water and people weighs about 5,000 pounds. It’s important it rests on a flat , level and secure surface. It must be flat so the weight of the tub is distributed evenly, if one area of the base juts up then it may cause structural damage to the spa. Normal distribution… Read More»
When you look at your backyard do you see a lawn to mow and maintenance? I think that’s all we did in our backyard before we invested in a backyard swimming pool resort. Aqua-tech’s tag line is “we create better places to come home to” and when you have a family fun centre in the… Read More»
Sizing your outdoor living room