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How To Prevent And Treat  Pool Algae

When unaddressed, mustard algae can wreak havoc on your pool surfaces, equipment, and water quality. Fortunately, it is treatable and preventable if detected early enough. You may enjoy crystal clear, healthy water without mustard algae or the risk of it forming again with a few easy steps. Follow these instructions to identify, treat, and prevent […]

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Opening Your Pool For Summer

Before you indulge in pool season, there are a few necessary tasks you need to complete for a successful pool opening. These few steps could help you save time, money and trouble. Starting this process early will also keep your pool clear, healthy, and ready for swimming or relaxing all summer! Your Swimming Pool Opening […]

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What Causes a Swimming Pool Leak?

A swimming pool is a great place to escape, exercise, and socialize with your family and friends. However, like owning a car, house, or boat, you can maintain the quality and lifespan of your pool by performing regular maintenance and detecting any leaks. Unfortunately, over time, many swimming pools develop leaks. Some pool leaks are […]

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Top 3 Materials for In-ground Pools

Are you considering installing an in-ground pool in your NJ yard? Choosing the right material is very important for both the aesthetics and longevity of your pool. Here are the top three materials you should know about: Gunite A gunite swimming pool is a popular choice because it is highly durable and can be built […]

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Why You Should Consider Installing a Saltwater Pool

Are you thinking about installing a pool in your backyard or looking to renovate the one you have? There are plenty of reasons you should consider a saltwater pool over a traditional one. Both types of pools have their pros and cons, however saltwater pools offer several compelling advantages that make them a great option. […]

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Enhance Your Backyard With a Heated Pool

Swimming doesn’t have to be a summer-only affair! With a pool heater you can extend the enjoyment of your backyard pool into the colder winter month. Here are some of the benefits you’ll see when you switch to a heated pool.  Improved health ​​Warm water helps your circulatory system and improves blood flow. Warm water […]

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Should You Drain Your Pool During Winter?

It’s time to start preparing your pool now that Winter is officially here. There are plenty of reasons why you should keep water in the pool over winter. Not to mention, it can save you money in the long run! Here’s how: Don’t drain your pool completely Over Winter, it’s a good idea to lower […]

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Swimming Pool Lights: Which Are Right for You?

Adding some lights to your pool is a great way to enjoy swimming whether it’s day or night. Pool lights can be an expensive purchase, so it’s important to understand what’s available and what work best in your pool. Here’s what you should know: LED pool lights LED lights are the most popular choice today […]

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Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Pool

Now that the season is changing and the weather is beginning to cool, you’re probably not spending as much time in the pool. Before you close up until next Summer, you should go through a cleaning and maintenance checklist. Here are some of the best maintenance tips for the season: Falling leaves and debris If […]

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Top Landscaping Tips for Around Your Pool

Do you need to update your backyard so that it’s more than just a pool in the ground? Landscaping is one of the best ways to spruce up your yard and give it a little color and texture. Read on to learn some of the greatest ways landscaping can transform your backyard pool area. Walkways […]