Vermiculite vs Concrete Pool Bottom, What is Better?

Vinyl liner pools regardless if it is steel or polymer walled, needs a liner to go in and sit on a perfectly flat and smooth pool floor.Pretty simple to understand that you want your pool bottom...

How Much does it Cost to Ship a Fiberglass Pool

12 June, 2016-

Fiberglass Pools

You picked out the the fiberglass pool that meets your needs. You crunched the numbers and know the fiberglass pool cost.

Then you see it and you begin to wonder . . . why do I have to pay for the...

Strongest Pool Wall Brace is the I-Beam Brace

You have finally decided to pull the trigger on that new vinyl liner pool, great. You have options between a steel or polymer pool wall, but even more important than that . . . have you given any...

At What Level TDS Should I Drain My Pool

TDS, stands for Total Dissolved Solids . . . which is basically all the stuff and junk held within your water.  Everything we add to the water increases the TDS of your pool water; chemical...

Sand vs Glass Pool Filter Media, Which is Better?

The common sand filter for pool filtration has been used  for years and is a staple in the pool industry. The filters themselves don't change much, expect for things like ClearPro Technology, but...

Do Fiberglass Pools Work in WI?

20 May, 2016-

Fiberglass Pools

Fiberglass pools work in Northern Climates as the cold affects them just the same as they affect concrete pools. Both fiberglass and concrete pools are a vessel to hold water and as such have the...

Why is Cantilevered Concrete on a Fiberglass Pool so Important?

The flat work around a fiberglass pool doesn't seem like a big deal but it is. What you put around your pool is what "finishes" off the pool but it also does something below the surface that most...

Are Grey Pool Items Available?

Grey pool items such as skimmers, returns, drains, fiberglass stepsladdersare becoming more popular. The old standard of "white goods" for inground pools is now being challenged. Grey goods...

How to Clean a Salt Water Cell

15 April, 2016-

Pool Sanitation

Maintaining your salt water chlorine generator cell is important for the functionality and life span of the unit. The process is simple and straight forward and with a few items you can keep your...

Are Vinyl Liner Concrete Pool Floors Better?

First off let me clarify that this posting isn't about vermiculite or sand. This is a special recipe of CONCRETE that is troweled on the bottom of a pool. Once the concrete pool bottom is poured,...
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