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Swimming Pool blog for pool owners. Read out! our latest blog on swimming pool and repairs, Pool care, chemistry, equipment repair, and replacement, along with healthy living and fun pool lifestyle topics!

Watch our new pool get installed!

We’ve got some news: we’ve been in the process of installing our very own swimming pool. Check it out below! Contact Us! Day 1: Day 1 of pool building was all about excavation. The first step of building a pool is always excavating. What’s excavating? It means to literally dig up the earth beneath you to make space for the swimming pool. So the team dug and dug and dug all day long. Day 2: On Day 2 of pool Read More


How to Fix Pool Leaks

If you have a swimming pool, you know that leaks are bound to happen. The first thing that comes to mind when you have a pool leak is searching “swimming pool leak repair” on the internet, trying to find professional help. Or maybe, you decide to fix the pool yourself. Check out our guide on how to fix pool leaks below. Remember, if you decide to let the professionals handle it, contact the best in the business: Manning Pool Service! Read More


What Is The Acceptable Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) Level in Pools?

Swimming Pool Chemical Testing

Along with enjoying the benefits of having a pool, a pool owner has the responsibility of ensuring that it remains safe, healthy, and clean. For keeping this backyard oasis in shape, you need to follow several things on your maintenance checklist.  One essential aspect of this is to check whether the Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) level in the pool water is within acceptable limits. What is TDS? TDS measures all the different kinds of substances that get dissolved in the Read More


How to Detect Pool Leaks

beach ball floating in a pool without need of swimming pool leak repair

Are you adding over two inches of water to your swimming pool every week? Do you think this is normal for your pool to lose this much water to splash-outs and evaporation? Experts will tell you it’s not normal. While losing some water is absolutely normal, losing over two inches of water a week is abnormal. In fact, you may have a leak – and that demands your immediate attention. Read on to find out how to locate a leak Read More


Most Common Causes of Pool Leaks

Houston Swimming Pool Repair

With the weather warming up, it’s time to get your pool ready for summer. Your summertime fun around the pool is precious, as its a central location where you have fun with family and friends, tasty food on the grill, and hours of fun and laughter. If your pool suddenly loses water or begins to malfunction – the fun is put on hold. So when you notice any leaks or cracks, you should quickly schedule a pool inspection. The most Read More


How to Get Your Pool Ready for Summer

Summer pool maintenance

The sun’s shining. Temperatures are rising. Are you ready to summertime prep with Houston pool maintenance? Pool season has arrived, and you’re looking forward to swimming again. But there you are, out on the deck, staring at your pool cover, wondering how to get the gunk removed. Well, there is a lot that goes into a pool opening process once you whisk off that winter cover. An extra set of professional hands is a big help in getting your pool Read More


Pool Cleaning 101: How to Keep Your Pool Healthy

kids enjoy swimming

A preventive maintenance program from your Houston pool cleaning company is the key to maintaining a healthy pool environment. Having your own swimming pool is great, but what about its maintenance? While DIY may seem like a good idea, you may get busy with kids, work, after-school schedules, and other things thereby neglecting your pool maintenance which may lead to higher repair costs later. Also, certain deep cleaning aspects are best handled by a professional pool cleaning company. At Manning Read More


The Best Way to Clean Pool Tiles

Pool Cleaning, Houston pool cleaning

Like other good things in life, pool ownership comes with the responsibility of regular pool cleaning. As cleaning tile is, perhaps, the toughest job, here’s what you can do to handle this chore easily and quickly. What Builds Up on Pool Tiles? There can be many things that build up on and around your pool tile, leading to staining and scaling. Some of them include calcium deposits, dirt, and algae, which can all make your pool tiles look dull and Read More


How Does Pool Algae Affect my Swimming Pool?

pool algae, pool maintenance

Pool algae is a common pool maintenance concern for homeowners. No one wants an ugly, dirty, green swimming pool – or the bacteria that comes with it. Read on to learn how pool algae and phosphates affect your swimming pool and how to fight back. What is algae? Algae is a living thing – an aquatic plant that conducts photosynthesis with chlorophyll. Photosynthesis is the process by which plants take in carbon dioxide and produce oxygen. Algae includes seaweeds like Read More


Guide to a Pollen-Free Pool

pool maintenance, pollen-free pool

Want a pollen-free pool? Follow our pool maintenance guide below for tips on how to keep your swimming pool sparkling clean and free of pollen! Spring is in the air, and that means it’s time for oak trees to bloom. In other words… pollen season is upon us, so get ready and make your pool look gorgeous and squeaky clean by reading more below. Plus, it’s easy to keep your pool clean with Manning. The Guide to a Pollen-Free Pool Read More