How to Winterize Your Pool – BioGuard

1.  CLEAR UP ANY EXISTING PROBLEMS If any pool problems exist, such as combined chlorine, cloudy water, or algae growth, these issues need to be resolved before the pool is winterized 2.  HAVE YOUR WATER TESTED Although your water could be perfectly balanced all summer when it comes time to close the water balance must… Read More»

How to Chemically Clean Your Sand Filter

Sand filters are able to filter particles that are 40-50 microns in size, this is about the size of the tip of a ball point pen. They use specialized sand or Activated Filter Media (AFM) to filter anything that finds its way into your pool. It is important to chemically clean your filter once every… Read More»

How to prevent and kill algae with Dazzle

All the products and steps you need to treat a green swimming pool! Hot temperatures make algae happy. CLEARLY, that’s a problem! Algae thrive in hotter weather, so now is a great time to star a routine of adding a dose of algaecide to your pool each week. This prevents growth that can happen literally… Read More»

PDC Swim Spa Innovation

PDC Swim Spas and Fitness Spas from Aqua-Tech are where innovation and fitness meet for a new approach to a healthier, happier Manitoban lifestyle! Patented Technology for Your Most Advanced Aquatic Fitness Experience Featuring the ONLY propulsion system with dual hydraulic propellers mounted side-by-side, TruSwim® swim spas offer the widest swim path spanning a full… Read More»

Hot Tubs, for the Relaxation You Deserve!

Hydrotherapy Excellence In Manitoba we have relaxing PDC Spas® and hot tubs from Aqua-Tech. This is the ultimate in effective, natural relief for your entire body and mind. Thousands of air bubbles combine with warm water to caress the body parts that suffer the brunt of the day. Specifically selected Reflections™ hot tub jets, trimmed… Read More»

🍹 Poolside Drink Recipes 🍹

Maybe it’s a pool party in the mid-day heat, an intimate dinner party with friends, or a romantic night planned by the pool – whatever your life calls for, we’ve got your beverage ideas covered, making your days, and nights at your pool more memorable. Here are some trending recipes for delicious and refreshing summertime… Read More»

What is Chlorine Demand?

Chlorine demand is defined as the inability to maintain a chlorine residual in a pool or spa even after repeated application of chlorinating product. There are a great number of substances that can contribute to chlorine demand. These include (but are not limited to) bacteria, algae, ammonia, urine, sweat, health and beauty products, bather waste… Read More»

How To Open An Above Ground Pool

Step 1: Remove Winter Cover Remove the winter cover, disbursing the least amount of runoff into the pool. Clean pool cover with Spray On Cover Cleaner, Stow Away or Cover Cleanse. Fold cover and place in a plastic container, away from the elements. Using products such as Spray On Cover Cleaner, Stow Away and Cover… Read More»

Non Permanent Above Ground Pool Water Care!

WEEKLY MAINTENANCE STEP ONE: SANITIZE! -Test your pool water every couple days with test strips and keep your chlorine level between 1-3 ppm. -Add 2-3 Chlorinating Stix into a floater and apply/adjust as necessary. STEP TWO: OXIDIZE! -Broadcast 1/4 bag of Smart Shock across the pool surface. This will add sparkle to your water, reduces… Read More»