Ask Don: When is it Time to Open the Pool?

Ask Don: When is it time to open the pool? We are opening pools in the next two weeks, call and get on the schedule! Ask Don: Can we do something this month? The first step is always going to be – clear off the pool cover. Use a small …

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Ask Don: How often should I drain my hot tub?

Ask Don: How often should I drain my hot tub? Answer: Probably 3-4 times a year, depending on your water balance and how often you use it. Keeping your Water Balanced Because it is a “closed system,” and you are soaking in it – you want as little bacteria as …

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Ask Don: What are Phosphates in my Pool?

Hey Don: What are phosphates? What are they doing in my pool, and how can I get rid of them? Answer: Phosphates are a plant nutrient and contribute to the growth of algae in your pool. City water has phosphates. Fertilizer, ground water run off, plant matter and debris also …

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Ask Don: What about NON-Chlorine Solutions

Hey Don: What do you offer people with pools and spas that is not chlorine? Answer: One option is SoftSwim from BioGuard. Simple, gentle non-chlorine pool and spa care. There are easy steps to follow and take-home test strips to keep your water balanced. Give us a call with your …

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Ask Don: Do you special order parts?

Hey Don: Do you special order parts? Yes, call us with your questions. If we don’t have a part in stock, we will call the distributor and get it shipped in! We stock many parts for pumps, heaters, filters and more.

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