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. HAVE YOUR WATER TESTED Although your water could be perfectly balanced all summer, when it comes time to close, the water balance must prepare the… Read More»
People start closing their pools in late August and some keep them open all the way until mid-October. Mostly it just based on personal preference, but here in Winnipeg, temperature is a huge factor. We tend to cool down a little bit by the beginning of September, people are going back to school, and this… Read More»
Its almost that time of year again! Time to WINTERIZE your pool! What is pool winterization? Similar to hibernation of animals pool winterization is when you pool goes to sleep for the winter! Now your water is not actually sleeping, but this is a time when we will have you turn your pump off and… Read More»
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!
Brew at the Zoo is Winnipeg’s top 5 fall event this year! Now that you have all of your pool closing chemicals and your pool closing date scheduled with Aqua-Tech you can sit back and have a refreshing cold one at Winnipeg’s Assiniboine Park Zoo!
Ahh… spring time! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and pools are opening. Nobody wants to go through the hassle of cleaning up swampy, green pool water after a long cold winter. Here are 3 tips to remember to open up to a clear pool… Read More»
Winter is coming. Although it is a sad reality, the both highly prophetic and disturbing words of the Starks of Winterfell (see Game of Thrones) accurately describe Manitoba weather. Fortunately, with the coming of winter comes plenty of wonderful things including Christmas and New Years. However, one unfortunate thing that comes with the arrival of… Read More»
A properly closed pool is a pleasure to open in the spring and will allow you to spend the off season with no worries. Read on for a list of steps to ensure your pool is winterized correctly.
Did you know that a water test prior to pool closing is as important as a spring time sample? Most of us forget that pool closing is a time to tidy up any unfinished business from a summer of fun. We almost look forward to closing the pool for the season as one less thing… Read More»