Swimming Pools & Water Fountains & Ponds : Home & Garden

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What Type Of Pool Installation Is Right For You?

What Type Of Pool Installation Is Right For You?

In the warm weather, the family enjoys nothing more than relaxing in the water. But finding the time in your busy schedule to take your family to a water park or public bath sometimes is just not an option. Thankfully there is a solution. Bring the water park to your own backyard. Before you do this......[Read More]
To Do List For Maintaining Your Above Ground Pools

To Do List For Maintaining Your Above Ground Pools

Take care of your above ground polls is very important things to do if you want your pool be long lasting. There is very easy and simple to do list for maintaining your above ground pools. And the most important is crystal clear water, healthy and longer your equipment life.......[Read More]
endemic

endemic

A definition of the aquarium term endemic.......[Read More]
How to add Chlorine to a Salt Water Pool

How to add Chlorine to a Salt Water Pool

The chlorine level of your saltwater pool is just one aspect of the water's reliability. Keeping the chlorine level stable depends on the salt concentration in your pool, the level of your pH, and even the number of swimmers you have in the pool. High levels of chlorine can cause damage to swimmers ......[Read More]
Pros & Cons of Scrubbers

Pros & Cons of Scrubbers

Clean dirty areas of the floor with a scrubber.Tiled floor image by Simon Amberly from Fotolia.comChances are, you have a scrubber laying around the bathroom or kitchen. A staple of home cleaning, a scrubber is safe for many uses and helps to clean away dirt and grime without much work..........[Read More]
Top 3 Reasons to Get a Swimming Pool Cover - Why Is It a Great Investment?

Top 3 Reasons to Get a Swimming Pool Cover - Why Is It a Great Investment?

Why is a swimming pool cover a great investment for every pool owner? Here are three reasons why every owner of a pool should get a cover.......[Read More]
Advanced Advice for Feeding Aquarium Fish Tips & Trips

Advanced Advice for Feeding Aquarium Fish Tips & Trips

In many areas today, live food may not be available. Here are several tips and tricks to give your fish a “live food type” protein or plant supplement......[Read More]
Getting Swimming Pool Water Out of Your Ears

Getting Swimming Pool Water Out of Your Ears

Maybe it's happened to you: after a long day in the pool, splashing and swimming with family and friends, you finally come out to dry off and sense a heavy feeling in your ear. There's a crunching sound, and your ear feels as though it's been plugged, though you're capable of hea......[Read More]
The Advantages of an Ozone Generator

The Advantages of an Ozone Generator

Many pool owners desire to minimize the use of chemicals to sanitize their pool. Some turn to a saltwater system but one alternative to consider is switching to an ozone system, which can be just as effective as other chemicals.......[Read More]
How to Determine What is Wrong With a Pump

How to Determine What is Wrong With a Pump

How to determine if a spa or hot tub pump is broken.Guide to trouble shooting hot tub pump failures.......[Read More]
Problems With Fiberglass Swimming Pools

Problems With Fiberglass Swimming Pools

Fiberglass swimming pools are swimming pools that are lined with fiberglass as opposed to vinyl or concrete. Fiberglass swimming pools tend to last longer than swimming pools lined with other materials, but it is important to look at possible disadvantages before you take the.........[Read More]
Reasons to Keep Hot Tubs Clean and Disinfected

Reasons to Keep Hot Tubs Clean and Disinfected

Everyone would love to spend time in Hot Tubs to relax themselves. But it is very important to keep hot tubs clean and disinfected to avoid getting allergy and other health related issues.......[Read More]
A Guide For Getting The Best Concrete Swimming Pools

A Guide For Getting The Best Concrete Swimming Pools

Concrete swimming pools are great, only if they are the work of a great contractor. So how do you get an amazing concrete pool? You need to make a string of smart decisions in order to embellish your home with one of the best concrete pools you can swim in.......[Read More]
Polaris 280 Pool Cleaner

Polaris 280 Pool Cleaner

Looking for ways to keep your pool in top notch condition? Polaris Vac-Sweep 280 F5 Pressure-Side Automatic In-Ground Pool Cleaner is up to the job and can make your dreams come through. The Polaris 280 pool cleaner can operate in any type of surface for in ground pools whether concrete pool, vinyl ......[Read More]
Is Acidic Swimming Pool Water Dangerous to Swim in?

Is Acidic Swimming Pool Water Dangerous to Swim in?

A swimming pool is basically an enclosed body of water, which means it comes with certain conditions; one of them is its pH. The pH of swimming pool water, or any water, is simply a measure of how acidic or alkaline that water is. A swimming pool with a pH below 7 is said to be in an acidic state. W......[Read More]
Like a Nice, Big Bathtub

Like a Nice, Big Bathtub

Swimming pools come in all kinds of shapes, sizes, styles and designs. Some are used for specific purposes, like lap pools for health and fitness, infinity pools to make a landscape architectural statement, novelty pools to express the owner's personality or interests, and naturalistic pools th......[Read More]
Instructions for a Automatic Pool Cleaner for an Above Ground Pool

Instructions for a Automatic Pool Cleaner for an Above Ground Pool

Automatic pool cleaners, also called pool vacuums, hook to your pool's skimmer to use its suction power to clean your pool bottom. Automatic cleaners usually come with several connector hoses to accommodate the length of your pool. You might not need all the connections when using the automatic pool......[Read More]
Doughboy Round

Doughboy Round

When above-ground swimming pools became popular in the 1950s, the most common shape available was the classic round. It still remains popular.......[Read More]
How to Build Wooden Above Ground Water Storage Tanks

How to Build Wooden Above Ground Water Storage Tanks

Wooden water storage tanks are a convenient way to capture and store rain runoff for later use in the yard or garden. Sitting above ground, they are easy to access and maintain. Although plastic containers can be less expensive, wood offers a more natural look that many people prefer. Wooden storage......[Read More]
How Does a Pool Slide Work?

How Does a Pool Slide Work?

Having a Pool SlideAdding a slide to your in-ground pool can add hours of fun and excitement but it also adds responsibility. In some municipalities there are building codes as to how the slides may be installed and the depth of the water they are over. Check with your building and code.........[Read More]