Pool Equipment

Avoiding Pool Equipment Corrosion

Swimming pool equipment corrosion or rusting is inevitable, given the ongoing exposure to water and pool chemicals, but the process can be slowed. Rust is a form of corrosion affecting iron and iron alloys including steel. Corrosion can affect other metals but may not be referred to as rust. Rust and corrosion are destructive forces [...]

By |2020-01-22T15:08:24+00:00November 11th, 2019|News & Insights, Pool Maintenance & Service, Uncategorized|

Pools on a Budget: Construction and Maintenance

Keeping costs low is usually a goal for most establishments. Facilities with pools may find this to be especially difficult, because building and maintaining pools may require additional finances. These additional financial obligations can end up being more costly when proper construction and maintenance aren’t considered. Here are a few tips for planning to build [...]

Pool Maintenance Checklist

After opening your facility’s pool for the season, it is important to keep up with regular maintenance. Proper maintenance and upkeep of your pool is necessary to keep it clean and safe throughout the summer. During the pool season, there are semi-weekly, weekly, and monthly pool maintenance tasks required. Here’s a checklist of the important [...]

By |2019-05-06T09:00:23+00:00May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Preparing for Peak Pool Season

Get ready for peak pool season! Before you know it, swimmers will be eager to regularly enjoy your pool. To ensure the best and safest experience for guests, make sure that you properly prepare your facility’s pool for peak season. Assemble your Team One of the most important steps in preparing for peak pool season [...]

Swimming Pool Trends That Are Here To Stay

These days swimming pools are more than just a place to get wet. Gone are the days of rectangular, concrete, watering holes. Today’s pools are the definition of luxury. Not only do today’s pools exude ambiance and artistry, but they’re also high tech. Here are a few of the best trends in swimming pools that [...]

How to Properly Test, Maintain, and Use your Eyewash Station

Any knowledgeable pool manager understands the importance of having a working eyewash station on-site. Eyewash stations are both an OSHA and ANSI requirement for work areas that contain corrosive substances. At your facility corrosive substances include chlorine, muriatic acid, algaecide, and any other chemical used to keep your pool both clean and clear throughout the [...]

By |2016-05-24T13:31:55+00:00May 24th, 2016|News & Insights, Pool Maintenance & Service|

Don’t overlook these commonly ignored pool safety tips

Because pools attract so many people during the summer, even the smallest unprotected feature of your facility has a good chance of causing injuries. Instead of pulling a half measure, go all out on these often ignored pool safety tips.

By |2014-10-03T11:21:10+00:00October 3rd, 2014|News & Insights, Pool Management & Lifeguards|