In Hallandale Beach, when you have a swimming pool, one of the most common battles is the fight against green algae. Although algae are not necessarily dangerous in themselves (they can´t hurt you), they cause waste to be released, providing a perfect setting for bacteria and other harmful microorganisms to flourish. But, what cause Green … Read moreGetting Rid Off Green Algae
We already have spoken about how important is to disinfect swimming pool water in order to kill bacteria, protozoa and viruses in water to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. Chlorine is the chemical mostly used to disinfect swimming pools in Miami Dade Code, but currently many pool owners are using alternatives to chlorine to … Read moreChlorine Alternatives for Pool Owners
There is something very enticing about the idea of walking into your own backyard and enjoying the leisurely experience of a private swimming pool. Pools are a wonderful idea if you want to throw some great barbeque parties and give your children a cool summer hangout, but owning a pool entails a great responsibility in … Read moreDecalogue of the pool owner
Phosphates can reach the pool water in various ways, either by weather conditions such as wind or rain, by the use of certain chemicals, or because our garden has been enriched with phosphates to improve grass growth or the plants. Regardless of how it happens, if phosphates are allowed to remain in pool water, they … Read moreAre phosphates a problem for my pool?
It is common that swimming pool pumps suddenly arise some problems that interfere with its proper functioning; depending on the severity or magnitude of these, you could either solve them yourself or it may be necessary to require the services of a specialist. Regardless of the case, a pool owner should know what are the … Read moreFive problems with pool pumps and know how to solve them
If you want to keep your pool in perfect conditions to ensure your comfort, protect your equipment, and keep it clean and safe for everyone to enjoy, is essential the combination of three fundamental aspects: Filtration Every pool requires a good filtration and circulation system. The filter plays a very important role, even when turbidity … Read moreKeeping the pool water in perfect condition
In winter season many pool owners in Broward County face the problems generated by the strong winds typical of this time of year, especially when said pool is outdoors. It is normal for the wind to generate waves and soft movements in the water of the pool due to the force it carries, however that´s … Read moreWinter Winds bring Dirt to the Pool
For families that have the privilege of having a pool at home, it becomes a recreational and refreshing space. But it is essential to carry out a cleaning correction and therefore take into account how much it costs to maintain a pool. First of all, let’s make it clear that the maintenance costs of a pool are … Read moreSwimming Pool Maintenance Cost
Although the word Shocking sounds somewhat extreme, its refers to a useful treatment to prevent and correct most of the problems that affect the pool water. Shocking is also known as super chlorinating Shocking It’s a way to keep pool water safe and clean by either chlorine or non-chlorine chemicals that you add to the … Read moreWhy Should I Shock My Pool?
The importance and roles of pH and alkalinity are often not well understood even by veteran pool owners. Maintaining the proper chemical balance in your pool water not only keeps the water sparkling clean, it also helps protect your heater, pump, and other system components from damage, and can assist in keeping your pool finish … Read moreIt is really important the Pool pH?