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Faulty Pool Heater Causes Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

By Julia Southerland April 17, 2017 , , , ,

Early this month a teenage boy died and 14 others were hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning due to a malfunctioning indoor pool heater. While this tragedy is shocking, it is unfortunately not the first time this has happened. Carbon monoxide is produced when fuel is burned, and when too much of it is present in […]

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American Pool Provides CPR and AED Community Training

By Julia Southerland April 10, 2017 , , , , , ,

At American Pool we have provided over 10,000 CPR and AED certifications over the years, and to this day we continue to stress the importance of emergency preparedness and safety training. On Thursday, March 30, our experienced Red Cross instructors from American Pool Edison and Berlin, NJ operations taught a CPR and AED class to […]

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S.R. Smith Recalls heliX® Residential Pool Slides due to Fall Risk

By Julia Southerland March 7, 2017 , , , , ,

At American Pool, your safety is always our number one priority. We pledge to stay up-to-date with all product recalls to give our customers a stress and worry free pool experience. Pool equipment manufacturer S.R. Smith is voluntarily recalling affected heliX® residential pool slides. S.R. Smith has found that it is possible for a child […]

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Modern Pool Trends

By Keisha Rigby February 15, 2017 , , , , , ,

There are times when you just have to go all in. Deciding whether or not to revamp your home is definitely one of those moments. Don’t let the hesitation of starting a new project stop you from starting at all. With a multitude of new innovations and resources flooding the swimming pool industry, taking the […]

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Aquatic Fitness Trends on the Rise

By Julia Southerland February 13, 2017

Looking for a fun and unique way to spice up your aqua workout routine? Here are two new aquatic fitness products that may be coming to a facility near you! Whether you’re into studio cycling or paddleboarding, we’re sure one of these new fitness platforms will interest you. Floating Fitness Mats Floating fitness mats are […]

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The 5 W’s of Enzymes

By Keisha Rigby January 3, 2017 , ,

Much like the rest of our world, the swimming pool and spa industry has evolved quite a bit since its inception years ago. Why then, should we not consider proactive pool and spa care as an alternative to our traditional “put out the fire” approach? Using an enzyme will enhance water clarity and reduce overall […]

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