More stories about Heaters

  • Geothermal Heating Offers a Green Solution for Pools

    Geothermal heating is an efficient form of energy and, in certain areas, can pay for itself in short order.

  • Solar Sun Rings Settles Suit with Walmart

    In what is being seen as a victory for small business, Solar Sun Rings has settled a patent-infringement suit against Walmart.

  • Pool Heater Firm Sues Wal-Mart

    In 2004, Lora and Richard Rosene had an idea: Create a way to heat swimming pools by using an inflatable device that would act like a magnifying glass, intensifying the sun’s rays.

  • Mastering the Board

    When a customer’s pool or spa won’t heat, the problem may lie with the breaker box or the electrical wiring, or within the gas heater itself.

  • Pellet Power

    “Retail Raves” asks one retailer to specify a product that’s making a difference in his or her business. All professionals featured in this column are selected at random.

  • Heater Hazards

    Ask a pool service technician to list common on-site safety hazards, and the answers likely will include diving boards, unlocked gates, and blockable main drains.

  • Sun Shines on Atlantic City Show

    Unseasonably mild temperatures and noticeable optimism for the coming year made for a well-received Atlantic City Pool and Spa Show.

  • Preventing Heat Damage

    On a manual pool and spa system with valves (i.e., one with no automation), when most owners want to use the spa, they will turn the suction and return valves over from ‘pool’ to ‘spa,’ and flip on the heater.

  • Lawmakers Propose Solar Heater Tax Credits

    A new federal bill may extend tax credits for solar heaters added to commercial pools.

  • Field-Tested Tips

    When a homeowner calls with a complaint that his or her heater is not working, the cause could be a number of issues.