Should You Let Your Pool Freeze Over the Winter?

pool behind home in the winter time

Winter is almost here, and that means most people are closing up their pools. While water is supposed to freeze as the temperatures get low, should you let your pool freeze? Read on to learn more: The Short Answer: No Simply put, it is not a good idea to let your pool freeze. While it… Read more »

Top 3 Signs You Need to Deep Clean Your Pool

Above ground pool with a problem of green algae (chlorophyta) in the water. stock photo

We’ve talked before about cleaning your pool slide, but what about your actual pool? Some pool owners don’t clean their pool as often as they should. That’s why we’ve compiled the top three signs that it’s time to deep clean your pool. The water is discolored Does your pool water have a tinge of green… Read more »

How to Keep Leaves Out of Your Pool

fall leaves floating in swimming pool water

Autumn is just around the corner, and that means pumpkins, brisk weather, and falling leaves. However, in many cases, the leaves start to fall before the last of summer’s warmth has disappeared. This is why many people keep their pools open well into September. But how do you keep enjoying your pool without having to… Read more »

When Should You Close Your Pool?

closed pool

As much as we hate to say it, summer is almost over. We have only a few weeks left until Labor Day, and for many areas, that’s when the temperatures start to drop. But it can be difficult for many people to determine when the right time is to close their pool. After all, they… Read more »

How to Cool Down Your Pool

Modern villa with pool, view from the garden

For most of the year, you’ll usually have trouble keep your pool warm enough to swim in. However, during the peak of summer, you may have a few blistering hot days that make your pool seem more like a sauna. You need your pool to be cool for you to cool down as well, but… Read more »

Sun Safety Tips for When You’re Swimming in the Pool

Beach hat, orange juice and sunglasses near the swimming pool

Summer is here, and you know what that means—plenty of hours spent in and around the pool! While sliding down the pool slide and swimming in the water is always good fun, you also need to be wary of sun exposure. Too much exposure to the sun can cause your skin to burn and even… Read more »

How to Choose the Color of Your Pool Slide

blue pool slide in water park

Whether you’re a homeowner or a businessowner, a slide can add an extra bit of fun to your pool. But finding the right pool slide is easier said than done. One of the factors you’ll have to consider is what color you want your slide to be. To help you make your decision, we’re going… Read more »

Preparing Your Slide for Spring and Summer

pool slide

Now that the winter season is retreating, it’s time to focus on reopening your pool. A big part of that is ensuring that your pool slide is ready and safe to function. Here, we detail some steps you should take to get your pool slide ready for spring and summer. Get your water running Before… Read more »

Pool Slide Safety Tips

teen girl sliding down pool slide

Swimming pool slides add to the fun of a pool. However, you also want to make sure you stay safe. Here, we go through some pool slide safety tips so that you and your guests can stay safe and have fun at the same time. Make sure your slide meets federal safety standards The first… Read more »

4 Factors to Consider When Installing a Pool Slide

child on a pool slide

Every pool needs a slide. They’re fun for adults and children, and they can work with almost any type of in-ground pool. However, before you start to install your pool slide, there are a few things you need to consider. Size of your pool While slides can come in many shapes and sizes, the bigger… Read more »