Phosphates in Swimming Pools Causes Effects and Treatment

Phosphates in Swimming Pools: Causes, Effects and Treatment If you have noticed that your swimming pool is prone to algae buildup, you aren’t alone; almost two-thirds of pool owners face blooming algae twice a year. But just attacking the algae after it blooms isn’t getting at the root of your problem. Phosphates in your pool’s water are ultimately responsible for […]

Phases of building a pool in the Folsom CA area

Phases of building a pool in the Folsom, CA, area If you are looking to build an inground gunite pool in the Folsom, CA, area, you can anticipate the process to be completed through a number of phases.Most phases during the construction of your swimming pool build upon the previous one, although some may overlap. They each can […]

Chloramines and swimming pools

What are chloramines and should I keep them out of my pool? Most people think when the swimming pool smells like bleach that it’s a good sign that the pool is clean. Unfortunately, it actually means that the chlorine has combined with ammonia and nitrogen because of contaminants.  The result is chloramines, or combined chlorine, […]

Title Swimming Pool Chemistry Not as Easy as it Looks

It’s not unusual for people to want to add an upgrade to their house and one of the most popular renovations is the addition of a pool. Most people see a pool as a popular place to have a party, enjoy the warm summer weather in privacy, and stay cool when it gets too hot; […]

swimming pool automation

Automating the care and maintenance of your swimming pool can save you time and money. Owning a swimming pool does not have to be such a huge and timely chore if you implement some of the most recent automations that are available. Let’s a closer look at some of the things you can automate, so […]

In floor Cleaning System

What is an in-floor Pool Cleaning System? An in-floor pool system is a cleaning system integrated into the pool itself. The system uses a built-in pumping unit, rotating jet heads, and pressurized water to remove dirt and debris from the pool to keep it clean without the owner having to do a thing.  What are […]

So what is Gunite

As you look into building a new backyard pool, you will most probably come across the word “gunite.” So, what is gunite and how is it different from concrete? And what about shotcrete? Is it the same as gunite? In essence, gunite is a mixture of sand, cement, and water applied via a pressure hose forming a hard concrete layer perfect […]

Building A Pool In El Dorado Hills California

5 Things To Know When Building A Pool In El Dorado Hills, California If swimming pool construction in El Dorado Hills, California has been on your to-do list lately, you definitely need to know more about having your own swimming pool. The truth is, building a pool in your home or weekend house is not […]

Pool Construction In Sacramento

Pool Construction In Sacramento: 7 Great On-Ground Pool Projects To Consider  Let’s face it – there is no person in the world that wouldn’t like a home with a swimming pool. Basically, pools are loved by everyone – from the youngest ones to the oldest ones. The fact that everyone can enjoy swimming in a […]

Swimming Pool Water Circulation

HOW IMPORTANT IS POOL CIRCULATION? In any process involving pool care, it is important that there is proper circulation of water. You may think that you are doing all you can, trying to keep the chemical levels of the water balanced, but there is always the risk of encountering problems if the pool water is […]