What to Do If Your Pool Isn't Pumping

While some people will use their pool year-round as they have it connected to a solar array, many will cover it up when the weather starts to turn. They may not even think about it until the following year, when the evenings grow a bit longer and the trees start to bloom. If you're in this situation, then you may be looking forward to some great family fun and outdoor activities, all of which will be centred around your refreshing pool. [Read More]

5 Tips for Natural Spa Cleaning

Your spa is a great place to relax and even entertain guests, but you need this area to stay clean. Wondering about natural options for spa cleaning? To avoid harsh chemicals, take a look at these tips. 1. Try White Vinegar White vinegar tends to be less expensive than most dedicated cleaning products, and it's just as effective. Additionally, you know that you're only getting white vinegar. You don't have to worry about other fragrances, additives or chemicals. [Read More]

Why Vinyl is the Best Choice for Your Swimming Pool

Owning a swimming pool is something that many people dream about, but it needn't just be a dream.  With so many different options available, having your own pool constructed is now more affordable than ever, and if a below-ground pool is what you have your heart set on, then protecting it with vinyl liner is one of those affordable options.  Compared to fibreglass and tiling, it has many advantages for the buyer. [Read More]

What to Do If You Wake up to a Black Pool

If you've been looking forward to swimming season you may be relishing the first dip of the year. If you're relatively new to pool ownership you may pull that pool cover off and get quite a surprise though. You certainly weren't expecting to see something that resembles a swamp or lagoon, so what should you do next? What Causes This? There are a number of different factors that can contribute to this rather nasty appearance in this situation, but it's not all that difficult to treat. [Read More]