Pros and Cons Of DIY Pool Repairs

Pros and Cons Of DIY Pool Repairs

When you notice a crack in your pool’s plaster or your pump’s not running correctly, you might think DIY pool repairs are the best option. While there are some benefits to handling repairs yourself, there are some major cons as well.  Before you grab your tools and start the repairs, make sure you know what’s involved and whether tackling the …

Early Signs Of Swimming Pool Algae

Early Signs Of Swimming Pool Algae

It’s easy to see algae when it really takes hold. However, knowing the early signs of swimming pool algae can prevent those ugly spores from growing. The last thing you want to do is walk out and see your pool turning green, black, brown or anything other than crystal clear water.  Proper maintenance is key. However, early signs of faster …

Making Your Pool Plaster Last Longer

Making Your Pool Plaster Last Longer

Most pool plaster finishes last up to 10 years, but that’s not a guarantee. Obviously, you want to ensure you plaster lasts as long as possible. However, improper maintenance often causes discoloration and damage well before 10 years. You’re left either trying to patch the damage or completely refinishing your pool. Save time and money by maintaining the plaster in …