When to Clean Your Pool Filter Cartridge vs. When to Replace it

When to clean your filter vs. when to replace it

As a pool owner, making sure your pool filter is clean and functioning properly is important for overall pool health. Keeping up with proper maintenance of your pool filter is important, and while maintaining its cleanliness is a key element of pool maintenance, the cartridge will eventually need to be replaced. Here’s how to tell … Continue reading When to Clean Your Pool Filter Cartridge vs. When to Replace it

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Ways to Enjoy Your Pool During Spooky Season

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Fall is in full swing, with pumpkin spice everything and scary movies on repeat. Although we’ve transitioned from swim season to spooky season, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your pool during Halloween! Here are a few fun ways that you can celebrate the season while enjoying your backyard, including your swimming pool. Halloween Pool … Continue reading Ways to Enjoy Your Pool During Spooky Season

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4 Tips For Getting Your Yard Labor Day Weekend Ready

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While for the most part things are back to normal, many are wondering what’s acceptable with recent increases in COVID-19 cases again. Make sure to keep an eye on CDC guidelines when planning your Labor Day Weekend plans.  Whether you’re comfortable hosting a small gathering in your yard or laying low with just the family, … Continue reading 4 Tips For Getting Your Yard Labor Day Weekend Ready

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Pool Scouts Partners with Hope Floats Foundation to Provide Swim Lessons

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In celebration of Water Safety Month, Pool Scouts franchisees raised money throughout the month of May to provide swim lessons to children who otherwise would not be able to afford them. Each participating franchisee donated $1 per pool cleaning in May to Hope Floats Foundation, a non-profit organization which aims to protect every child’s life … Continue reading Pool Scouts Partners with Hope Floats Foundation to Provide Swim Lessons

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Hiring Rates Struggling to Keep Up with Customer Demand in Service Industry

Pool technician testing pool water

As COVID-19 cases are rapidly decreasing, mandates are being lifted throughout the country. Summer is quickly approaching and we are getting that much closer to start living a “normal” life again. People might feel more comfortable being around others outside of their immediate circle, and are getting out more! With the newfound confidence to go … Continue reading Hiring Rates Struggling to Keep Up with Customer Demand in Service Industry

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The Importance of Teaching Your Kids to Swim

Family sitting along edge of pool talking about water safety

The month of May brings to mind images of spring flowers, warmer weather, and of course, Mother’s Day. But May is also note-worthy, especially in the pool community, because it’s National Water Safety Month! Water Safety Month is an annual campaign that was created by the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals to raise awareness about … Continue reading The Importance of Teaching Your Kids to Swim

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