Want to learn more about swimming pool or hot tub maintenance? We have put together an ever growing list of ‘Quick Dip’ articles dealing with common issues that you as a pool operator may encounter. Topics include water balance, pool safety and much more. Need a specific question answered? Get in touch with us today!

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Water Balance 101

Finding balance – it is essential in life and very important in the proper maintenance of your swimming pool or hot tub! In this ‘Quick Dip’ article we explore the top three pool water balance factors, Total Alkalinity, pH and Calcium Hardness. Dive in and read on!


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About Pool Shock

It’s time to get up to speed with the differences in pool shock. This Quick Dips article covers a few of the most common types of shock, the difference between a shock and an oxidizer and chlorine vs. bromine. Read on for more!


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How to Shock Your Pool

Shocking your pool water is one of the keys to keeping your pool sparkling and ready to swim in. Failing to shock your pool water can lead to algae and bacteria build-up. This creates a swimming pool that is not only uninviting, but hazardous to pool patrons as well.


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Tips for Pool Safety

With any body of water, there come risks. From chemical irritation to drowning, there are a number of safety concerns that you should be aware of and prepared for. Below, we have compiled just a few tips that can assist you in ensuring pool safety.


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Dealing With Algae, High Metal Content & More

When everything is working as intended, your swimming pool’s water should be crystal clear and have an inviting sparkle. However, algae or high levels of metal in the water can turn that clear blue water into a murky, icky mess. Below are some quick tips on how to deal with this issue.


Pros & Cons of Salt Water Pools

One of the more popular products to recently gain market share within the pool industry is the saltwater pool system. Often referred to as a cure-all fix that allows for lower costs and easier maintenance, we are often asked how exactly a saltwater pool system works. We cover that now, in this Quick Dips Pool Care Guide!


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Choosing Pool Filter Sand

In the words of Anakin Skywalker, “I don’t like sand, it’s course, rough and gets everywhere.” Having gritty sand pouring into your pool is one of the last things you want, but is just what can happen if you use the WRONG sand in your pool’s sand filter system.


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