Winter may give pool owners a bit of relief when it comes to swimming pool maintenance, but that doesn’t mean that pool cleaning should be completely forgotten. Some of our clients may opt to hire a pool service company to perform their pool maintenance. By learning to do it yourself, you can save hundreds of dollars per year. The following information will help keep your pool water healthy and clear year round. [Read more…]
With the hot weather coming to an end, a lot of people are no longer using their pool as much as they did in the summer time. This presents pool owners with the perfect opportunity to remodel their pool while it’s not in use.
Over time, all swimming pools begin to break down, fade, crack, leak and blister. When this time comes it is time to consider pool refinishing. The harsh conditions a swimming pool is constantly under are exactly what causes the breakdown: water pressure, chemicals and sun exposure. As your pool starts to break down, extra maintenance is required, as well as more water and chemicals than a healthy pool. [Read more…]
The walls and the ground of a swimming pool are subject to constant water pressure. To enjoy your swimming pool it is important to have a permanent waterproofing.
While some observe that concrete applied by an expert at high levels of compressive strength will not leak, it’s true that concrete is naturally inclined to be porous. And when you add in the fact that most swimming pools include various penetrations – for inlet and return lines, skimmer throats, cleaning systems, lighting fixtures and more – the challenge of keeping water where it belongs becomes even greater.