Archive for August, 2011

Help Kids Beat the Heat with Pool Toys

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Your swimming pool already offers many hours of fun in the sun, but you’ll really help kids – and adults – beat the heat with these great pool toys and games!

Creating a Backyard Oasis

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

In today’s economy, staycations are becoming increasingly popular, and at the same time people are trying to add value to their homes. One way to make your family’s time at home more enjoyable as well as increase the home’s value is by creating a backyard oasis for relaxing and entertaining.

Pool Algae: Causes and Solutions

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

There are many factors that can contribute to pool algae, but the most significant is not having enough sanitizer (chlorine) coupled with poor water circulation. Here are the most common influencing factors that allow algae spores to grow in swimming pools.

How to Close Your Pool

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Closing your swimming pool properly helps protect your pool all winter as well as have an easy spring pool opening. Here’s how to winterize and close your pool using the Suncoast® family of pool chemicals.

Warm Up To An Extended Swimming Pool Season

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Hey, your swimming pool is family-fun central! So why not extend your pool season with a pool heating system? It’s easy to do with help from PoolGear Plus. From pool heat pumps and gas pool heaters to pool solar panels and solar blankets, PoolGear Plus has all you need to warm up to an extended swimming pools season. And we’re happy to offer the expert advice you need to select the right type of pool heating system for your pool and your budget.