How to Maintain a Salt Water Pool

How to Maintain a Salt Water Pool

Whether you’re weighing the pros and cons of choosing a salt water pool over chlorine or already have a salt water pool, it’s important to know how to maintain it. Thankfully, it’s relatively easy to maintain a salt water pool and typically more cost efficient than the alternative. That doesn’t mean it’s a completely hands […]

Calcium hardness defines how hard or soft your pool water is by measuring its dissolved calcium:water ratio. Hardness that is too low will erode your pool’s metal and plastering, while too much hardness will create a breeding ground for the growth of scale and cloudy water.

How To Manage Your Pool’s Calcium Hardness

What is calcium hardness? Calcium hardness defines how hard or soft your pool water is by measuring its dissolved calcium:water ratio. Hardness that is too low will erode your pool’s metal and plastering, while too much hardness will create a breeding ground for the growth of scale and cloudy water.   What makes your calcium […]

how to get rust out of pool water

How to Get Rust Out of Pool Water

The overwhelming presence of iron in pool water can have catastrophic effects on your pool, hair and nails, which means it’s important to be aware of the signs of excessive iron before it causes your pool to rust.   HOW DOES IRON GET INTO POOLS The majority of your pool’s iron comes from its fill […]

What Makes a Pool Green?

Have you ever left your pool looking pristine, only to wake up finding that it’s turned green virtually overnight? If so, you are absolutely not alone and it’s also worth noting that your pool turning green can be reversed with some diligence. The most effective way to clear a green pool is to first diagnose […]