More stories about Water

  • FPSIE Study Aims to Influence Policy

    The Foundation for Pool & Spa Industry Education has completed a study on how to save energy without compromising water quality.

  • Olympics: London Calling

    A large turtle waving oversized flippers, a dolphin’s back, an airy dramatic space that suggests a wave: The London Aquatics Centre, built for this year’s London Olympics, has been described as all of these.

  • Olympics: Keeping Up with Demand

    For a service technician accustomed to working on residential and small commercial sites, the first Olympic account can seem like a major step up.

  • An Intro to Ions

    It has been known since the time of the Greeks that copper has special properties that prevent the fouling of drinking water.

  • The Audacity

    Unruly children. Dogs in the showroom. Fraudulent credit cards.

  • Cut in Stone

    Landscape architect Charles Hess prides himself on creating spaces that blend architecture with the natural environment.

  • Scale Tales

    Even a well-scrubbed pool can fall victim to metal or mineral deposits every so often.

  • Tracking Down Leaks

    Back in the old days, leak detection hinged on a good eye and a syringe of dye.

  • Techs Find ‘Too Many Variables’ in Fill Water

    Service technicians are reporting unusual fluctuations in the chemical composition of fill water throughout the Sunbelt states.

  • DFW Area May Face Permit Ban

    Officials in northern Texas could soon impose restrictions that would halt all new construction and renovation