Maintaining your pool

Maintaining your pool water can be a lot of work, but we can make it easier for you by providing guidance every step of the way. Check out our helpful articles and blog posts below. Plus, download our free Pool Care Guide to make sure easy pool care tips are always at hand.

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How much shock do I add to my swimming pool?

How much shock do I add to my swimming pool?

SKIMMER NOTES: Calculate your total pool volume first, then check the package of shock for dosing recommendations by volume. Typically for granular shock, you'll need one pound for every 10,000...

How much shock do I add to my swimming pool?

SKIMMER NOTES: Calculate your total pool volume first, then check the package of shock for dosing recommendations by volume. Typically for granular shock, you'll need one pound for every 10,000...

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Can you open your pool with last year's pool chemicals?

Can you open your pool with last year's pool chemicals?

SKIMMER NOTES: As a general rule, most pool chemicals, including pool shock and balancers, should be used within two pool seasons. BUT if you use chlorine and bromine oxidizers and...

Can you open your pool with last year's pool chemicals?

SKIMMER NOTES: As a general rule, most pool chemicals, including pool shock and balancers, should be used within two pool seasons. BUT if you use chlorine and bromine oxidizers and...

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Where should I store my pool supplies?

Where should I store my pool supplies?

Most pool owners have some sort of pool chemical on hand at all times throughout the season. Whether you didn't use the entire 6-count of pool shock, or you're simply...

Where should I store my pool supplies?

Most pool owners have some sort of pool chemical on hand at all times throughout the season. Whether you didn't use the entire 6-count of pool shock, or you're simply...

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Are chlorine and shock the same thing?

Are chlorine and shock the same thing?

SKIMMER NOTES: No. Chlorine and shock are not the same thing. Shock has a more intense chemical strength than the traditional chlorine sanitizers, and it also differs in how you...

Are chlorine and shock the same thing?

SKIMMER NOTES: No. Chlorine and shock are not the same thing. Shock has a more intense chemical strength than the traditional chlorine sanitizers, and it also differs in how you...

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Shopping for an above ground swimming pool? Here's what you'll need.

Shopping for an above ground swimming pool? Here's what you'll need.

“I FILLED MY ABOVE GROUND SWIMMING POOL WITH THE WATER HOSE. WHAT DO I DO NEXT?” Steps after filling your above-ground pool: 1) Start pump and filter 2) Dip in...

Shopping for an above ground swimming pool? Here's what you'll need.

“I FILLED MY ABOVE GROUND SWIMMING POOL WITH THE WATER HOSE. WHAT DO I DO NEXT?” Steps after filling your above-ground pool: 1) Start pump and filter 2) Dip in...

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<strong>Opening</strong> your swimming pool and other bad blind bags

Opening your swimming pool and other bad blind bags

How To Open Your Pool 1) Open in the spring as early as possible This helps avoid your water level getting too high from precipitation during the closed months, and...

Opening your swimming pool and other bad blind bags

How To Open Your Pool 1) Open in the spring as early as possible This helps avoid your water level getting too high from precipitation during the closed months, and...

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