Your Backyard Pool Offers Romantic Valentine’s Day Setting

Your Backyard Pool Offers Romantic Valentine's Day Setting

Whether it's because it comes right on the heels of the holidays or due to its being smack dab in the center or winter, Valentine's Day always seems to sneak up on people. No wonder many Valentine's Days are marked by frantic trips to the florist, or rushing to the jeweler's for a last-minute gift. This year, plan ahead by hosting a romantic Valentine's Day date around your backyard swimming pool. Boca Raton Pool Cleaning Services -- Winter is for Swimming One of the biggest benefits...

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Myth Busting: Swimming within an Hour of Eating

Myth Busting: Swimming within an Hour of Eating

Your mother may have warned you against swimming within an hour after eating. But your mother was wrong. The myth goes like this: You need to wait at least a half hour or an hour after eating because the food in your stomach can cause cramping. And if you suffer cramps while you in the water you can drown. But it turns out not to be true. Hollywood Pool Service -- How Digestion Works When you eat, blood flows to the stomach and the rest of the digestive tract in order to help break d...

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Keep Children Safe by Protecting Your Pool

Keep Children Safe by Protecting Your Pool

Having a backyard swimming pool is one of life's simple pleasures. Relaxing next to your own private pool or hosting a backyard barbecue for your family, friends, or neighbors is often worth the expense of installing and maintaining your pool. But there also are responsibilities that come with pool ownership. The most important responsibility s keeping your family safe, especially its youngest members. Pool Service Pompano Beach -- Swimming Lessons The best way to prevent tragedy is to...

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‘Do I Have to Clean for the Pool Cleaners?’

'Do I Have to Clean for the Pool Cleaners?'

If you have your home cleaned by professional house cleaners, you may find yourself "cleaning" your home in preparation for the maid's arrival, picking up toys, doing the dishes, making beds, and generally doing the job you are paying them to do. So what about professional pool cleaners. When you hire Aqua Buddy to clean your pool, do you need to prepare for our arrival by putting away pool toys, skimming the surface of your pool, and making other preparations before we get there? Of cours...

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Sand Can Be the Enemy of Swimming Pools

Sand Can Be the Enemy of  Swimming Pools

If your backyard swimming pool is located near the ocean, a beach, or even a sandbox, you may be dealing with sand in your pool. Sand can be a big problem for swimming pool owners. When it accumulates on pool bottoms, it can be uncomfortable to walk in your pool. Plus, sandy pools always look dirty no matter how often your pool is cleaned. Pool Service Pompano Beach -- Sand Filters If sand is a problem in your pool, you might want to consider adding a sand filter to your pool mechani...

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Water Fountains Need to Be Cleaned, Too

Water Fountains Need to Be Cleaned, Too

At Aqua Buddy Pools, we specialize in cleaning backyard swimming pools. But because so many homeowners today are investing in decorative fountains and other water effects, the number of questions we get about cleaning these devices is increasing. People enjoy having water fountains, waterfalls, and other water effects on their property. Not only are they fun to look at, but they can promote tranquility and calm. In some instances, they also can increase the value of your home. But like swi...

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Welcome to Second Summer

Welcome to Second Summer

Most places have four seasons: Winter, spring, summer, and fall. In Florida, we have two: Summer and second summer. Second summer arrives in Florida when just about everyplace else is dealing with falling temperatures, leaves turning brown falling from the trees, and other signs that autumn has arrived. While everybody else is raking up leaves and making plans for Halloween and Thanksgiving, people in Florida are still enjoying days of seemingly endless sunshine, warm temperatures, and the...

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Closing Your Pool for Winter

Closing Your Pool for Winter

One of the biggest benefits of living in South Florida is that there is no winter, at least not the type of cold, blustery, snowy winters they get up north. As a result, many homeowners in Weston and elsewhere in South Florida don't have to close their pools for the winter, especially if they have an indoor pool. But many pool owners will choose to shut down their pool during the cooler months anyway. Weston Pool Service -- Preparing Your Pool for Winter Before closing your pool for the...

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The End of Summer

The End of Summer

Another summer is coming to an end and, believe it or not, fall and winter are just around the corner. While South Florida doesn't get the kind of cold, snowy winters they get up north, we can still look forward to a drop in the average temperature, a chill in the air, and the temporary end of the pool season. Winters may not be severe in South Florida. At worst, we can expect only a few days below 40 degrees F. Generally, the temperature is still comfortable. Yet not warm enough to swim i...

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The Aqua Buddy Difference

The Aqua Buddy Difference

When it comes to pool service in Fort Lauderdale, we know that you have a lot of choices. There are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of private companies and individual contractors you can choose to clean and maintain your backyard swimming pool. So why choose Aqua Buddy? There are two qualities that make us different from all the rest: Our commitment to excellence and our integrity. Pool Service in Fort Lauderdale -- Maintaining the Highest Standards For a lot of companies that pr...

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