Protecting Your Pool from Debris

Protecting Your Pool from Debris

Backyard swimming pools offer the ideal environment for entertaining family and friends or simply sitting by yourself on a sunny summer day. But while you may use your pool only a few hours a week, the water in an outdoor pool is exposed to the elements 24 hours per day. That makes it vulnerable to debris such as falling leaves, bird droppings, and trash and other debris carried in on the wind. When debris gets into your pool's water, it quickly breaks down the chemical balance of the water, ...

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New Pool? Schedule Your First Pool Service Appointment Today!

New Pool? Schedule Your First Pool Service Appointment Today!

If you have recently installed a swimming pool in the backyard of your home or purchased a house that already has a pool, it's important to schedule a pool service appointment before using your pool for the first time. Homeowners who have never had a pool before may not be familiar with the necessary steps to prepare the pool for use by family and friends. A pool that hasn't been properly prepped by pool service professionals may not be safe and could even cause people to become sick. Pool...

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What Temperature Should Your Pool Water Be?

What Temperature Should Your Pool Water Be?

In some households, the temperature of the pool water is one of those never-ending debates. Some people like their pool water a little cooler than the outdoor air. Others like their pool to essentially be like a giant hot tub. There is no one definitive answer to what is the proper pool water temperature. Even competitive swimmers competing in the Olympics are bound to find a wide variation in pool temperatures from race to race. Pool Service Fort Lauderdale -- Going to Extremes General...

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Swimming Pools Need Spring Cleaning, Too!

Swimming Pools Need Spring Cleaning, Too!

One of the benefits of living in Florida is that the weather allows us to use our swimming pools nearly all year long. If you have an indoor pool, this is certainly the case. But even if you have an outdoor pool, depending on where in Florida you live you may be able to enjoy your pool even during the months when winter is cruelest up north. When you use your pool all the time, you need to make sure it's kept clean and properly serviced. And at least once per year, you should give it a tho...

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How to Plan the Perfect Pool Party

How to Plan the Perfect Pool Party

Spring is here and summer is right around the corner. So the best time for planning the perfect pool party is right now. When the weather is just right, there's nothing better than inviting family, friends, and neighbors to a good time around your backyard swimming pool -- especially after a long, cool winter. Here are a few tips to help get your pool party planning started. Pool Service Pompano Beach -- Plan Your Playlist In the old days, you would have to drag out your record play...

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Spring Is the Official Start of Pool Season

Spring Is the Official Start of Pool Season

In Florida, pool season is longer than it practically anyplace else. But it starts in the spring. While parts of the Sunshine State are warm enough to swim pretty much all year long, winter weather can be unpredictable. Winter brings more cooler days and overcast skies that can keep you out of your backyard swimming pool. Fall also can be spotty, especially during hurricane season. Nobody wants to go swimming when there's a chance of being caught in a major storm. Boca Raton Pool Cleani...

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Pool Season Is Right Around the Corner!

Pool Season Is Right Around the Corner!

In some ways, the end of winter is the most exciting time of the year as homeowners in South Florida anticipate the beginning of pool season. Winters in Florida don't get that cold. But they are often cold enough to make people think twice about jumping into their backyard swimming pool. But spring typically brings a warm-up, which means homeowners are getting ready to host backyard pool parties, entertain family and friends, and enjoy their backyard swimming pool to its fullest. Pool S...

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This Pool Season, Leave the Cleaning and Maintenance to Us!

This Pool Season, Leave the Cleaning and Maintenance to Us!

Having a backyard swimming pool is one of life's simple pleasures. Whether you have an in-ground pool or an above-ground pool, you can enjoy the fun and excitement of swimming, socializing, and even just hanging out all in the comfort and security of your own backyard. But having a pool also can be a lot of work. And after the first couple of years of having your own pool, the labor of cleaning and maintaining your pool can take away from the pleasure of enjoying it. Pool Service Fort Laud...

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Aqua Buddy Offers Both Residential and Commercial Pool Care

Aqua Buddy Offers Both Residential and Commercial Pool Care

There are two types of pools: Commercial swimming pools and backyard pools for the home. Commercial pools are those found in hotels, condominium complexes, sports centers, and similar businesses. They tend to be used more frequently than residential pools. Consequently, they typically require more attention from a professional pool service. Commercial pools also are usually regulated by some sort of government body, whether it's the municipal health department, the county or even the sta...

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Glass and Pools Don’t Mix

Glass and Pools Don't Mix

There's nothing better than enjoying a refreshing cold drink while relaxing next to your backyard swimming pool. When the sun is out and the temperatures and humidity are soaring, having something cool to drink isn't a luxury, it's a necessity. But if you accidentally break a glass or a bottle and the broken glass somehow gets into your pool, you're going to have a real problem on your hands. It's probably going to be necessary to drain the entire pool and completely clean up even the smalles...

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