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Pool Opening and Closing

The Complete Guide to Winter Pool Covers

The Complete Guide to Winter Pool Covers

Do you suffer from winter blues? You'll get spring blues too if you don't use a winter pool cover, the easiest way to protect your pool in the off-season.

How to Remove Snow From a Pool Cover

How to Remove Snow From a Pool Cover

Snow on your pool cover may look pretty, but too much, and you're just asking for damage to the cover and your pool. It's easy to avoid.

How to Open an Inground Pool in 13 Steps

How to Open an Inground Pool in 13 Steps

Thinking it'd be easier to just leave your pool closed when winter ends? Don't worry. Learn how to open your inground pool and get right back to the fun!

The Best Pool Cover Pumps For Winter Maintenance in 2020

The Best Pool Cover Pumps For Winter Maintenance in 2020

Using a cover is only half the battle to protect your pool during winter. Use a pool cover pump to keep that cover clean.

How to Winterize An Above Ground Pool in 11 Steps

How to Winterize An Above Ground Pool in 11 Steps

Think you can just cover your above ground pool, and it'll be fine until spring? Think again. Do just a few more things, and opening will be a breeze.

How to Use a Pool Pillow With Your Winter Cover

How to Use a Pool Pillow With Your Winter Cover

When you close your above ground pool, one tiny piece of equipment can make a huge difference. Don’t close your pool without a pool pillow.

How to Winterize an Intex Pool in 12 Steps

How to Winterize an Intex Pool in 12 Steps

Winterizing an Intex pool is similar to closing an above ground pool, with just a few minor but important differences. Make sure you winterize it correctly.

How to Close An Inground Pool in 9 Steps

How to Close An Inground Pool in 9 Steps

Thinking about not closing your pool in winter because it seems overwhelming? It's not only easy, it's necessary for your pool's—and your—health and safety.

How to Open an Above Ground Pool in 11 Steps

How to Open an Above Ground Pool in 11 Steps

It's pool season again! Open your above ground pool with just a few pieces of equipment, some basic chemicals, and a little elbow grease.

Pool Safety Covers: How to Choose the Right One

Pool Safety Covers: How to Choose the Right One

Mesh or solid? Or maybe the new kid in town: hybrid? Which pool safety cover is right for you and your pool? Find out before you make that investment.

10 Off Season Pool Care Tips

10 Off Season Pool Care Tips

Taking care of your pool doesn't end when you put the cover on. Maintain your pool during the winter, and make next season's opening a lot easier.