What? You have a pool that is a spa and a spa that is a pool? A magical pool and spa combo that is both too small in volume to treat like a pool but too large to be a hot tub….you have a swim spa and you have a great way to relax, recharge… Read More»
Mineraluxe Advance Sticks – Yep, you want ‘em! What is the advantage of these sticks? Less sanitizer needed for less cost, more convenience and peace of mind Less sanitizer needed – reduced water balancing time and costs Crystal Clear water for more enjoyment Improved protection against bacterial and algal infestations for less cost and better… Read More»
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.
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Winter can be tough because you can’t change the water in your hot tub. There are tons of different causes to your hot tub foaming, and it is hard to diagnose. The key is prevention! Here are 10 tips on preventing foam in your hot tub this winter.
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!
Do you have a problem with water bugs in your swimming pool? Here are a few tips to help you prevent and get rid of them!
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»