Crushed recycled glass is becoming a popular filtration media, but can it compete with...
For epic, winding slides, go modular
Salt chlorine generators often are accused of corrosion, but what is the real culprit?
A recent (and vicious) pit bull attack on a pool pro underscores a need for techs to...
How diatomaceous earth got its “big break” in Hollywood
Check out this renovation option for gunite pools
Crushed recycled glass is becoming a popular filtration media, but can it compete with sand?Read More
By Nate Traylor
For epic, winding slides, go modularRead More
Salt chlorine generators often are accused of corrosion, but what is the real culprit?Read More
A recent (and vicious) pit bull attack on a pool pro underscores a need for techs to stay canine-safeRead More
How diatomaceous earth got its “big break” in HollywoodRead More
A recent experience at Panera Bread offers lessons in business.
Old pool store sign stands a monument to 'Googie' architecture
Dealing with customer complaints the right way can transform a negative situation into an opportunity to strengthen customer loyalty.
Perhaps the most common liner problem is discoloration.
A major factor in vinyl-liner pool care that should be considered is air temperature,...
Service techs turn to these trusty tools time and again when on their routes:
If you have spent most of your career working exclusively on concrete pools, it’s...
Besides harsh chemicals, one of the worst enemies of vinyl liners is ultra-violet light...
One of the toughest things about fixing a portable spa is diagnosing the problem.
As any good mechanic will attest, the right tool for the job is essential.
Pool service technicians rely on a variety of tools made especially for their job,...
When an electric motor stops running, use your ohmmeter or multimeter to check the...
Significant growth in the automatic pool cover market means that you’ll likely...
A good filtration system for a pool or spa depends on your ability to properly size and...
Service techs can use three methods to measure chlorine residuals in pools:
Though you think you’re using the most accurate water-test kit available, it still may...
Homeowners nationwide are embracing the convenience of salt pools, but these systems...
Solar heating systems are growing in popularity among pool owners.
Replacing a bad bulb may seem like a no-brainer.
2015 Hanley Wood Media, Inc. All rights reserved.