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Pool Troubleshooting

The Complete Guide to Pool Heat Pumps

The Complete Guide to Pool Heat Pumps

Install a pool heat pump, and you'll increase the number of months you're able to swim without draining your wallet.

How to Cure Chlorine Lock and Chlorine Demand

How to Cure Chlorine Lock and Chlorine Demand

How do you know if your pool suffers from chlorine lock or demand? Hint: Only one of them is a valid problem. Find out which one and how to fix it.

How to Troubleshoot a Gas Pool Heater

How to Troubleshoot a Gas Pool Heater

A lot of things can go wrong with a gas pool heater. Knowing how to troubleshoot it can help prevent further damage and save you money.

The Truth about Nitrates in Your Pool

The Truth about Nitrates in Your Pool

Nitrates in your pool? Only one solution: Get every bit of nitrate out! Or, do the logical thing, and educate yourself first. You’ll be glad you did.

How to Fix Cloudy Pool Water

How to Fix Cloudy Pool Water

Cloudy pool water not only looks bad, it can be bad for your health. Learn how to fix cloudy pool water fast, and get back to swimming in a clean pool.

How To Get Rid Of Water Bugs In Your Pool

How To Get Rid Of Water Bugs In Your Pool

Water bugs in your pool? Not for long! All you need is a few tools, a couple of chemicals, and a little time, and you can get rid of them for good.

Why There’s Sand in Your Pool and How to Get it Out

Why There’s Sand in Your Pool and How to Get it Out

You have a pool, not a beach, so you don't want any sand in your pool. To get it out and keep it from returning, you have to understand how it got there.

How to Kill Black Algae in Your Pool

How to Kill Black Algae in Your Pool

Got black algae in your pool? It's extremely difficult to get rid of because it's actually a type of bacteria. But knowing that is half the battle won.

How to Get Rid of Algae in Your Pool

How to Get Rid of Algae in Your Pool

Sanitizer alone won't prevent an invasion of algae in your pool. Get rid of algae and keep it from coming back so you can enjoy a clean, clear pool again.

7 Troubleshooting Tips For Your Pool Pump Not Working

7 Troubleshooting Tips For Your Pool Pump Not Working

If you’re pool pump's not working, you can troubleshoot it yourself. Here are some common pool pump problems and how to fix them.

How to Fix Air in a Pool Pump

How to Fix Air in a Pool Pump

Air can be a good thing in lots of places. But you know what's not so good? Air in a pool pump. To fix it, you need to know where to look.

How to Keep Ducks Out of Your Pool

How to Keep Ducks Out of Your Pool

If you're wondering how to keep ducks out of your pool, wonder no more! It's not as difficult as you may think and mostly takes a little time and patience.

How to Identify and Remove Pool Stains

How to Identify and Remove Pool Stains

Finding the occasional pool stain? Learn how to identify them and apply the correct pool stain remover to quickly get rid of them.

How to Get Rid of White Water Mold and Pink Slime in a Pool

How to Get Rid of White Water Mold and Pink Slime in a Pool

Pink, white and blue isn't a good look for your pool. Kick the white water mold and pink slime out to avoid illness and keep your pool swimmable.

How to Keep Frogs Out of Your Pool

How to Keep Frogs Out of Your Pool

It's important to know how to keep frogs out of your pool not because of cleanliness, but to live harmoniously with the creatures in your yard.

How to Get Rid of Pool Foam

How to Get Rid of Pool Foam

It may look pretty, but pool foam is definitely not a good thing. The key to getting rid of it and then preventing it is understanding what causes it.

The Complete Guide to Pool Leak Detection

The Complete Guide to Pool Leak Detection

Pool leak detection is the first step to fixing what can be a very damaging and expensive problem. Learn how to quickly find and fix a leak.

How to Fix a Green Salt Water Pool

How to Fix a Green Salt Water Pool

Remove the algae in your salt water pool with aggressive treatment and consistent prevention. Attack that algae today and enjoy your clear pool tomorrow.

How to Get Rid of Mustard Algae in a Pool

How to Get Rid of Mustard Algae in a Pool

Got mustard algae? Here's a very simple tutorial that will walk you through how to remove stubborn mustard algae from your swimming pool.

Polaris Pool Cleaner Troubleshooting Made Easy

Polaris Pool Cleaner Troubleshooting Made Easy

Stallouts. Hose tangles. Frustration. All of these can be solved via Polaris pool cleaner troubleshooting. Learn the easy fixes and get back to swimming!

How to Keep Mosquitoes Away From Your Pool

How to Keep Mosquitoes Away From Your Pool

West Nile Virus. Zika Virus. Both transmitted by mosquitoes. Learn how to keep mosquitoes away from your pool, and protect your family from these diseases.

How to Remove Pool Liner Wrinkles

How to Remove Pool Liner Wrinkles

Do you have pool liner wrinkles? Try these tips to remove them so walking in your pool is a smooth experience, and you can avoid snags and tears.

How to Get Rid of Worms in Your Pool

How to Get Rid of Worms in Your Pool

Learn how to get rid of worms in your pool so you don't have to worry about creepy crawlies dirtying up your pool or running down your back.