Edward Ortiz

3 Benefits of Working with a Pool Construction Company


If you are thinking about installing a pool in your garden, you may not have considered the benefit of hiring a professional pool construction company. Read on to discover 3 benefits of working with pool contractors when constructing your new swimming pool. You can choose a bespoke design If you think that standard rectangular pools are a bit boring and you want something a little special, a pool construction company can help you.

28 June 2019

Choosing the best filter for your swimming pool


If you're in the market for a new pool filter, there are a few things you need to know. Not all swimming pool filters are the same, and your choice of filter will depend largely on your propensity to carrying out maintenance and your budget. So hold your breath. It's time for pool school. Why do I need a swimming pool filter? Your filter is responsible for keeping your pool full of lovely, fresh and inviting water.

7 March 2018

3 Signs You Should Heat Your Swimming Pool Using a Gas Heater


A gas heater for your pool works in much the same way as your average home furnace. There's a burner tray beneath a series of tubes; when the burner tray gets ignited, the tubes heat up. Pool water is then pumped through those tubes, heating it in turn Gas heating systems are widespread. Of course, they aren't the only pool heating option available, but they do come with several compelling advantages.

18 October 2017

4 Reasons You Should Add an Ozone Generator to Your Spa


Never heard of ozone generators? You're not alone. An ozone generator sounds like some device out of science fiction, but it's actually something that can be fitted to your spa. Essentially, an ozone generator uses intense UV light to split molecules of oxygen into individual free oxygen atoms. These will then combine with other oxygen molecules to produce a molecule made from three oxygen atoms instead of two. These three oxygen atom molecules are ozone.

12 October 2017

Automatic Pool Cleaners: Everything You Need to Know


Cleaning the water in your residential swimming pool can be a time-consuming task. If you are a busy person, you may find it difficult to find the time needed to keep your pool clean. This means that it is likely the pool will become contaminated with debris, and you will not be able to enjoy using it. Automatic pool cleaners are a great solution to this problem. Below is a guide to everything you need to know about automatic pool cleaners.

12 October 2017

Potential Problems You Need To Know About Before Installing A Glass Pool Fence


Glass pool fencing is popular among many of today's Australian pool owners because of their chic, modern-looking design. Therefore, if you are looking to create a high-end look in your pool area, a glass pool fence could be the ultimate answer. However, like other types of pool fencing materials, glass pool fencing are not completely problem-free. Here are a number of common problems you should know about before installing a glass fence around your pool.

9 October 2017

Top 4 Pool Maintenance Tips


Going to the pool to stretch and cool off on those hot summer afternoons is one of the life's best moments. However, fresh  water doesn't just happen, and one must put in the necessary effort to maintain a clean and healthy swimming pool. If you want to continue enjoying the cool, beautiful water without worry, here are four maintenance tips you must follow. Clean the Pool There are various components in every pool, and each of them should be cleaned regularly using the right swimming pool equipment.

4 October 2017

It's Clean, It's Safe, It's Absolutely Beautiful! The Natural Swimming Pool and Why It's Good for You


There is nothing more relaxing than cooling off in a pool in the Aussie heat. However, lingering too long in the pale blue water can take a toll on your skin and hair due to chlorine. Now, imagine a pool that keeps your skin, your hair and the environment healthy. Natural swimming pools are chemical-free, environmentally friendly pools that require low ongoing maintenance costs. Also, they are a healthy alternative to conventional pools.

3 October 2017

Swimming Pool Maintenance: Critical Guidelines on Using DIY Water Testing Kits


Water quality testing is an important part of maintaining your new swimming pool. In ideal circumstances, you should hire an experienced pool maintenance company for this process. However, this might not be possible due to financial constraints and even personal preferences. If this is your case, you can purchase home DIY test kits. These products usually provide accurate results if used correctly. Here are some crucial guidelines to help you use water testing kits.

26 September 2017