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pool cleaner

AUTOMATIC POOL CLEANERS

Most pool owners find that automatic pool cleaners are a handy tool for easy pool...

BASIC POOL MAINTENANCE

Water Care Routine water care as described in the water care section of this guide...
inground pool

BORATE for ALGAE and SALT WATER POOLS

BORATE for ALGAE and SALT WATER POOLS: USE for pH & Algae Control, and Corrosion...

Can I use Household Laundry Bleach instead of Liquid Pool Shock?

FAQS about using Household BLEACH and BAKING SODA in Swimming Pools Can I use Household...
pool heater

GAS HEATERS vs. ELECTRIC HEAT PUMPS

Gas Pool Heaters: Gas heaters use either natural gas or propane to heat your pool...
renovation

Help! My pool is covered with algae! What do I do?

Help! My pool is covered with algae! What do I do? Test your pool water...

How do I know which filter is right for my pool?

How do I know which filter is right for my pool? There are 3 types...
Desiree going over water test reults at lab window

How do I safely store my swimming pool chemicals?

How do I safely store my swimming pool chemicals? Click on the link for the...
pumps

How long should I run my pool pump every day?

How long should I run my pool pump every day? That depends. Typically, you will...