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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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
How to Winterize a Garden Pond

How to Winterize a Garden Pond

Every pond owner must learn to winterize her garden pond properly, to keep the pond's ecosystem healthy and the pond equipment from damage. This is especially important for backyard ponds in cold Northern climates. At the first sign of frost, or in November for warmer zones, begin to winterize your ......[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]
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A definition of the aquarium term endemic.......[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]
Fiberglass Pool Removal

Fiberglass Pool Removal

Fiberglass pools will eventually need to be replaced. Fiberglass is a strong material, but if it is not taken care of, it will deteriorate quickly. If your pool has reached this point then removal and replacement is necessary. Fiberglass pool removal should always be handled by a professional demoli......[Read More]
Cleaning a PVC-Lined Hot Tub

Cleaning a PVC-Lined Hot Tub

Many hot tubs are manufactured with a PVC lining, the same type of lining found in many bathtubs and shower areas. This material is somewhat of a heavy plastic blend, creating a durable surface that will last for the life of the hot tub without absorbing stains or similar damages. As users spend tim......[Read More]
The Best Cheap Automatic Pool Cleaner

The Best Cheap Automatic Pool Cleaner

When the sun is shining it may be time to take a dip in your pool. But if it still has last season's rain water mixed in you might want to reconsider that thought and get an automatic pool cleaner. Instead of hiring a pool cleaner to come regularly, you can find an automatic cleaner that will remove......[Read More]
How to Use Salt in Pools

How to Use Salt in Pools

If you have a saltwater pool, you will need to add salt to the water periodically. The salt added is known as sodium chloride, which is the same salt used on food. Chlorine, extracted from the salt by the pool's salt chlorine generator, keeps the water in your pool safe and clean. When using a saltw......[Read More]
James and Bullock Bedroom with Private Balcony

James and Bullock Bedroom with Private Balcony

In an interview on ABC-TV's "Nightline" in May 2010, Jesse James said he is probably the "most-hated man in the world right now." Since Jesse and Sandy presumably won't be romping together anymore on the sands of their Sunset Beach, California, pad, James listed the hou......[Read More]
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]