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The Best Way to Clean Pool Tiles

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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?

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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