How To Keep Worms Out Of Your Pool

Maintenance

The application of crushed limestone selectively placed at the perimeter of your pool will raise the pH level of your soil and deter worms...
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How to Troubleshoot a Gas Pool Heater

troubleshooting

As you might expect, there are dozens of ways that a heater can break down. Addressing all of them would turn this guide into a manual, so...
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How To Fix Cloudy Pool Water

Maintenance, Common Problems

How to Balance Free Chlorine vs Combined Chlorine The most common cause of cloudy pools is combined chlorine. When you first add chlorine...
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How to Remove Nitrates from Pool Water

Chemistry, Maintenance

You might not like this answer. It’s simple, but it’s definitely going to increase your water bill. Step 1: Drain Your Pool It’s the...
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How to Break Chlorine Lock in Pool

Chemistry, Maintenance

Some say that chlorine lock doesn’t exist and others argue that it does. It’s semantics. The point is that your chlorine is less...
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How to add Cyanuric Acid to Your Pool

Chemistry, Maintenance, Pool Chemicals

What Are the Ideal Levels of Cyanuric Acid (CYA)? It is likely that you are here to find the ideal levels of cyanuric acid and how much to...
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How Long Should You Run a Pool Pump?

Equipment, Maintenance

Ideally, you want to run your pool pump 24 hours a day because the longer it runs the fewer problems you’ll have. That said, the...
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How to Shock a Pool

Chemistry, Maintenance

Short Answer Long Answer If you are new to pool maintenance, learning how to shock your pool should be high on your to-do list. The...
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16 Tips To Keep Ducks Away From Your Pool

Maintenance

Keeping ducks out of your swimming pool can be a hassle. Ducks love water, and your swimming pool has a lot of it. Not only is it annoying...
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