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The pool skimmer is the entry point for your pool’s filtration system, and if the water level is too low or too high, the water cannot flow properly into the system’s pipes and filter equipment. Under normal operation, the pool water enters the filtration system through the skimmer, where it is transported through pipes or hoses into the filter and then returns back into the pool via the return jets.

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


Do I Need Winter Pool Maintenance?

Santa Claus Winter Pool Maintenance

Winter pool maintenance is essential if you want to keep your pool in tip-top shape. Unfortunately, many pool owners think that when winter comes, they can just leave their pool alone until the spring. Well, that’s not the case. Your pool actually needs year-round pool maintenance to stay its best. Read on below to find out more. Get Winter Pool Maintenance Why Winter Pool Maintenance is Important Houston and surrounding areas typically experience a beautiful, warm climate. Even in the Read More


Prevent Water Loss in Fall and Winter

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Did you know that swimming pools often experience water loss during the fall and winter? It’s true. Your pool still needs proper care and maintenance during the fall and winter months. Did you know that water level issues are one of the biggest pool maintenance concerns for pool owners? Read on below to find out more, like how to prevent water loss and protect your pool! Protect Your Pool with Manning Water Loss Can Damage Your Pool Whether do-it-yourself or with a Read More


Pool Maintenance: Watch Your Water Level

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It’s that time of year again – your spring and summertime pool maintenance should include keeping an eye on your pool’s water level. As winter fades into spring and summer, the issue of incorrect water level starts to rear its ugly head due to higher temperatures and longer sunlight hours. Remember to watch your water level and top off as needed. Did you know that water level issues are one of the biggest pool maintenance concerns for pool owners? Read on Read More


4 Reasons You Need Swimming Pool Maintenance

Swimming Pool Maintenance

Keep Your Pool Sparkling Swimming pool maintenance is a great way to leave your pool sparkling. No one likes to have a dirty pool sitting in their backyard. When it comes to swimming pool maintenance, however, it’s about more than just keeping your pool clean. It’s about making sure your pool is also safe enough for you to use. Don’t do this on your own. Leave the dirty work to a pool service company. So what’s the big deal about swimming Read More


One Easy Way to Avoid Pool Pump Motor Replacement

Avoid Pool Pump Motor Replacement

Pool pump motor replacement is something that every pool owner wants to avoid. This one-piece can easily be the most expensive component of your filtration system. Good pool maintenance doesn’t just mean skimming, scrubbing, vaccuming, backwashing, and balancing the water chemistry. Good pool maintenance means maintaining adequate water levels in your home or commercial pool. Fluctuations in Pool Water Level When hot summer temps get up into the triple digits, over 100 degrees, the water in your pool is evaporating Read More


Caring for Your Pool in the Texas Drought

As of Thursday, August 11th, the City of Houston and several other cities in Southeast Texas are currently under Level 2 Water Use Restrictions. Not only does that mean that pool owners will be unable to add more water to their swimming pool, but your pool equipment will likely be taxed by the current drought. So, what are some solutions for maintaining your pool during this drought? First of all, shut down all pumps if the water level falls below Read More