You're bound to run into a few problems. Most commonly, green algae, cloudy water, and pool staining. These may seem like a disaster, but they're easy to troubleshoot once you know what causes them.

You'll learn how to solve your pool water problems quickly, so you can get right back to swimming again.

Chronic pool algae or cloudy water can cost you a lot of money to fix each time. This ebook will show you how to spend as little money as possible to fix and prevent these issues from ever happening.

Green Pool Water

We developed a few tactics for keeping a pool clean and clear without spending too much time on it. We'll teach you how to set up your pool for optimum circulation, which will lead to less skimming and vacuuming.

However, you'll still have to clean it by hand from time to time and we'll show you how to approach it's less of a chore and more of an experience. You'll always have a clean and clear pool that'll be ready to jump in at any given time.

Pool Maintenance

We get the same questions over and over again. Why can't I keep a chlorine reading? How much shock should I put in? Why is the pH always high or low?.

Pool chemistry can be very simple as long as you understand the fundamentals. The hard part is tuning out the noise. Every pool professional has a different approach to pool chemistry.

We explain what chemicals you need and which ones you don't. We also included chemical dosing charts so you'll always know how much to add without second guessing.

The Lean pool chemistry philosophy says to only add the chemicals you need to keep your pool clean and clear, and nothing more. This section alone will save you thousands of dollars a year from buying chemicals you simply don't need.

Pool Chemicals

Click on the pages below to see a larger version of some sample pages that are in The Pool Care Handbook.

pH Balance Page Pressure Gauge Page Cleaning Equipment Page Clarifier Page Calcium Hardness Page Skimming and Brushing Page Filter Page How to Shock a Pool Page

Here's a list of all the chapters and sections in The Pool Care Handbook.

1. Introduction to Pool Care

We explain why you should learn to appreciate your pool, introduce you to the idea of lean pool care, and help you see your pool as a great source of happiness in your life. It’s an introduction unlike any how-to book you’ll ever read.

2. The Anatomy of Your Pool

We’ll go into detail explaining the inner workings of both above-ground and in-ground swimming pools. In this section, the goal is to understand how your pool is built and how water flows in and out of the filter system.

3. Practice Proper Pool Circulation

This section is the beginning of proper pool care, and it’s the most important and commonly overlooked area. We want you to understand the ebb and flow of your filter system and how to keep your water clean just by keeping the water moving.

4. Clean Your Pool The Right Way

Every pool gets dirty once in a while, but this section is geared toward keeping your pool clean so you don’t have any major issues that could spoil a good pool season. It includes: skimming, vacuuming, brushing, and backwashing your filter.

5. Pool Chemistry Made Easy

We explain pool chemistry in its simplest form. We'll only provide you with the most important chemical information you need all year and how to keep a very rigid schedule so your pool will always be clean and clear. It includes: balancing, sanitizers, shocking, algaecides, clarifiers, and more.

6. Opening and Closing Your Pool

In this section, we break down how to open and close both above-ground and in-ground pools. It includes: how to open an in-ground pool and above ground pool, how to close an in-ground and above ground pool, how to remove and store a safety cover, and some off-season pool care tips.

7. Troubleshooting Any Pool Problem

Sometimes green or cloudy water happens. We’ll explain why it happened and how to deal with it when it does. This section aims to cover every possible issue you might run into when taking care of your pool.

8. Extra Pool Information

In this section you’ll find some additional information including how to take care of your pool after a storm, how to cool down and heat up your swimming pool, and how to swim with man’s best friend.

9. Additional Resources

In this last section, we’ll provide some downloadable and printable resources you can use to keep track of your pool care, as well as the terms you can throw around when educating others on what you learned in this book.

Here's a Sneak Peek At One Lesson in The Pool Care Video Course

We'll walk you through how to take care of your pool efficiently and effectively. Our goal is to help you save money, and keep your pool clean and clear all season long with very little effort. Here's the 31 video lessons you can watch instantly:

An Introduction to Pool Care

1. An Introduction to Pool Care (6:24)

A quick overview of the entire video course and what you'll learn.

Types of Inground Pools

2. Types of Inground Pools (3:32)

Figure out which inground you own so you can better maintenance your pool.

Types of Above Ground Pools

3. Types of Above Ground Pools (2:22)

Do you know what your above ground pool is made of? You'll find out.

The Anatomy of a Pool Filter System

4. The Anatomy of a Pool Filter System (6:53)

Learn the ins and outs of how a pool filter, pump, and valves work.

Improving Pool Water Circulation

5. Improving Pool Water Circulation (7:10)

Better water movement will be the key to pool care success.

How to Operate and Prime a Pool Pump

6. How to Operate and Prime a Pool Pump (4:35)

Troubleshoot your pump on the fly and learn the best way to keep it flowing.

How to Operate and Clean a Sand Filter

7. How to Operate and Clean a Sand Filter (6:28)

If you have a sand filter, we'll go over every detail on keeping it clean and working.

How to Operate and Clean a D.E. Filter

8. How to Operate and Clean a D.E. Filter (5:45)

If you have a D.E. filter, we'll go over every detail on keeping it clean and working hard.

How to Operate and Clean a Cartridge Filter

9. How to Operate and Clean a Cartridge Filter (4:26)

If you have a cartridge filter, we'll go over every detail on keeping it clean and working.

An Introduction to Pool Cleaning

10. An Introduction to Pool Cleaning (2:47)

A brief overview of what you'll learn about cleaning your pool.

How to Brush and Skim a Pool Like a Pro

11. How to Brush and Skim a Pool Like a Pro (2:27)

The best way to keep your pool clean is starting with this FREE lesson (see above).

How to Vacuum a Pool Manually

12. How to Vacuum a Pool Manually (4:19)

Get that dirt and debris off your pool floor fast with this lesson.

Types of Automatic Pool Cleaners

13. Types of Automatic Pool Cleaners (6:50)

Save yourself time and energy by investing in the right type of pool cleaner.

An Introduction to Pool Chemistry

14. An Introduction to Pool Chemistry (1:54)

A quick overview of the most crucial part of pool care.

Testing Pool Water Accurately

15. Testing Pool Water Accurately (4:19)

Learn how to get accurate test results with your pool water.

Balancing The Water and Adding The Right Chemicals

16. Balancing The Water and Adding The Right Chemicals (5:56)

Keeping your pH and Alkalinity in check is the key to great pool chemistry.

Sanitizing The Water and Adding The Right Chemicals

17. Sanitizing The Water and Adding The Right Chemicals (8:40)

We cover chlorine, bromine, biguanide, salt water, and mineral systems in this lesson.

How to Shock a Swimming Pool

18. How to Shock a Swimming Pool (9:05)

Kill bacteria fast with the exact method for proper shocking.

Chlorine Stabilizer, Clarifiers, Algaecides, and Stain Removers

19. Chlorine Stabilizer, Clarifiers, Algaecides, and Stain Removers (5:49)

Keep these other chemicals on hand and we'll go over how to use them effectively.

How to Open an Inground Pool

20. How to Open an Inground Pool (10:38)

Save yourself money by opening your inground pool on your own.

How to Open an Above Ground Pool

21. How to Open an Above Ground Pool (9:22)

Save yourself money by opening your own above ground pool.

How to Close an Inground Pool

22. How to Close an Inground Pool (12:06)

Save yourself money by closing or winterizing your inground pool on your own.

How to Close an Above Ground Pool

23. How to Close an Above Ground Pool (7:42)

Save yourself money by closing or winterizing your own above ground pool.

How to Clear a Cloudy Pool

24. How to Clear a Cloudy Pool (6:32)

Learn how to quickly clear your pool water.

How to Get Rid of Pool Algae

25. How to Get Rid of Pool Algae (8:38)

Learn how to quickly turn your pool from green to clear.

How to Remove Pool Stains

26. How to Remove Pool Stains (5:06)

You'll learn how to correctly identify and remove all pool stains.

Solar Pool Covers and Liquid Solar Pool Covers

27. Solar Pool Covers and Liquid Solar Pool Covers (4:47)

Save money by using solar pool heating technology all season long.

Keeping Bugs and Critters Out of a Pool

28. Keeping Bugs and Critters Out of a Pool (6:02)

We talk keeping out water bugs, bees, wasps, ducks, birds, frogs, and worms.

How to Create a Pool Maintenance Schedule

29. How to Create a Pool Maintenance Schedule (3:16)

Take everything you learned in the course and create a schedule.

Pool Care Mistakes to Avoid

30. Pool Care Mistakes to Avoid (3:11)

A recap on the common mistakes most pool owners don't even know they're making.

Additional Resources for Pool Owners

31. Additional Resources for Pool Owners (1:53)

A list of websites, blogs, and YouTube channels to learn more about taking care of your pool.

Andy Pool Care Handbook Testimonial

Andy Sleeman

First of all, talk about comprehensive! I can't think of a single topic that was missed. Fantastic and easy to read. Not too techie for newbies like me. This ebook should be in every pool store! And, it should be given to new pool owners.
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Ann Green

Finally an ebook that has all the information I need to make taking care of my pool a better experience. The ebook is easy to understand, to the point and the links to online videos are immensely helpful...so thank you.
Pauline Pool Care Handbook Testimonial

Pauline Aitchison

Fabulous book just what we needed. It has been able to answer all the questions we had and clarify some of the things we were not sure about. So very pleased with it and it is so very easy to follow.
George Pool Care Handbook Testimonial

George Riley

Where were you when I bought my house with an in-ground pool 30 years ago? Your tips are concise, well-written, and comprehensive. I like that you have included tips for the Baqaucil and Soft Swim pool care users since it's hard to get this information.
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Gene Manuel

I think The Pool Care Handbook is awesome! It has so much useful information, every time I read it I learn something new!
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Jim Wang

It's a great ebook. It's huge! I love the Zen aspect of it and the level of detail and education. At nearly 300 pages, you cover most of it.

If You Don't Like It, We'll Give Your Money Back. No questions asked.

We're very proud of The Pool Care Handbook digital guide and video course. And we're confident that you'll love it. But if you don’t, we'll issue a refund and still let you keep the ebook and access to the course.

But we know you won’t be disappointed.

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THEN YOU MUST READ THIS!

Your pool is suppose to be fun, right? That’s why you had one installed or moved into a house with one. Yet, you’re constantly messing with pool chemicals and it won’t stay clean and clear.

You think you’re in control. But everyday you’re outside skimming and vacuuming and praying it doesn’t turn cloudy and green again.

Your pool has become a chore that you hate. The water is always dirty and no one wants to go in it.

You feel like you don’t know what you’re doing. You get advice from a friend, the Internet, or the local pool store. But you have no idea where to start and if the advice was correct.

Maybe you’ve thought about hiring someone to take care of it. But why? You’re smart and good at following instructions. You understand a well maintained pool will cost you less in the long run. But if you ignore it, it becomes a money pit.

You scream, "all I want is a clear pool I can swim in. Is that too much to ask?" No, it isn't.

If this sounds like you, and you’re tired of being a slave to your pool, just buy this inexpensive ebook. If not, keep reading.

When you first saw your pool, maybe you thought about swimming with your family. Cooling off on a hot summer day. Relaxing on a float in the middle of the water with a drink in your hand.

This is why you own a pool! You want to throw parties. You want jump in a pool whenever you want!

Your swimming pool is suppose to be fun. It’s suppose to bring happiness. And you don’t have to be confused or frustrated by it anymore.

This ebook is an easy-to-read digital illustrated guide for new and veteran pool owners. The video course is an even easier way to learn! Both are designed to take the confusion and frustration out of pool maintenance so you can enjoy swimming.

In The Pool Care Handbook and video course, you'll learn:

  • The easiest pool chemical ever illustrated, taking all the guesswork out of the water chemistry.
  • The secrets to handling green or cloudy water without breaking the bank.
  • How to save a TON of money by taking better care of your pool, using only what you need.
  • Hacks to keeping your pool clean and clear all year long.
  • Exactly what kind of pool you own, how much water is in it, and how it works.
  • The ability to assess and address any problem you have with your pool without asking for help.
  • Everything you need to know in one guide, so you no longer have to rely on everyone else giving you conflicting information.
  • How to open and close the pool yourself, so you don’t have to pay the pool guy $300 to open and $300 to close it.
  • To have a better appreciation for your pool, as well as find the joy and peacefulness in taking care of it.
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