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.
More often than not, the access to your backyard involves machinery travelling between your house and your neighbor. You might be lucky enough to have an open lot or back lane but most folks will be asking their neighbor to allow us to cross their property. In my 42 years of experience I must say… Read More»
At first glance it may seem all we do is dig a hole and put water in it. Not true, there are probably 1,000 details that we take care of when we install your personal backyard paradise. We’ve randomly chose five details to illustrate as an example only. Many side yards today are too narrow… Read More»
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Pool closing time is coming sooner than we’d like! Here are some pool closing steps, and reasons why properly balancing your pool before winter is so important!
What is a UV System? UV systems use ultraviolet light to destroy microorganisms, pathogens and bacteria without adding chemical to the water. UV is a more environmentally friendly approach to water care, which also saves you money in the long run. When you are using UV, your pool requires significantly less chlorine because there is… Read More»
Coming up with an answer for this question is like coming up with an answer for how much a house might cost. I’m going to break it down so hopefully it will make sense and you can see how a personal backyard water resort might fit your budget. The range in price for a pool… Read More»
We often get asked about concrete swimming pools as opposed to steel and vinyl construction. By far the most common backyard pool in Manitoba is a steel walled pool with a vinyl liner. The reasons are simply lower cost and the ability of the vinyl pool to adapt to shifting clay soil. As… Read More»
A proper backyard design transforms the area into an outdoor playroom. The personal resort has to be functional, eye appealing and meet the needs and budget of the homeowner. This will take some planning to accomplish what are sometimes competing interests. Our outdoor designers are a wealth of knowledge and expertise to execute the best… Read More»