Category: Pool Care

How to Kill Black Algae in Your Pool

You expect to see certain colors in your pool. Blue, of course, as most pool liners and walls are blue. White, which is the color of most plaster features like steps. The silver of handrails and ladder steps. But black? That’s...

How Long Should I Run My Pool Pump Every Day?

It seems like a simple question with an obvious answer, doesn’t it? It shouldn’t be difficult to figure out how long to run a pool pump. And really, it’s not. But before you just turn it on, walk away, and forget...

How to Clean Every Type of Pool Filter

It’s only logical. Your filter is one of the main components in keeping your pool clean, so it also needs to be kept clean. But maybe you’re new to pool maintenance. Or maybe you just got a new type of filter....

The Complete Guide to Pool Leak Detection

Pool leaks can occur anywhere in or outside your pool. Before searching for the leak in your pool, make sure you check your entire filter system area, including the pump, filter, heater, chlorinator, etc. If you have an inground pool, leaks...

How To Get Rid Of Water Bugs In Your Pool

You know your pool is full of chlorine and other chemicals, and isn’t meant to support any kind of wildlife. To a lot of creatures, though, your pool looks like a watery haven for them to hang out, eat, and have...