When and How to Drain a Residential Pool
With the warmer temperatures just around the corner, now is the time to get your pool ready for the fast-approaching pool season. With average temperatures in the 90’s, many Texans are ready to enjoy their backyard oasis. Proper maintenance prolongs the life of your pool and positions you and your family for a relaxing and problem-free summer. When a pool..
When Your Pool Needs A Professional Deep Cleaning
Sometimes even self-sufficient owners find themselves with a pool in need of some professional TLC. It’s nothing to worry about: that is what pool cleaners are for. The experts can help you in an array of situations. Minor Pool Repairs Occasionally, even the most tender loving care is not enough for a pool. The filter suffers a rip, the..
Tips for Choosing Tiles For Your Pool
If you are renovating or building an outdoor or your pool, make sure to choose your tiles carefully. Consider your needs and your budget. Glass tiles are often the most expensive, but they are also very popular for their aesthetic features. There are many types and styles of glass tiles. You can opt for stone or ceramic tiles if you..
Signs that Your are in Need of Pool Replaster
Having a pool in your backyard can be a great way to enjoy the nice summer months and entertain friends and family. When you have a pool, there are several types of maintenance and repairs that will be needed from time to time. One type of repair that may be needed at some point is plaster repair. There are..
What’s Bead Blasting?
If you have a pool in your backyard, you are probably sensitive about its appearance. After all, it was a major investment and takes up a lot of your landscape. This is why seeing that white build up at the water line of your beautiful pool is so annoying. Yes, it is ‘just’ extra calcium hardening on tiles or..
3 Tips for Restoring an Old Swimming Pool
If you’ve recently purchased a home with a swimming pool, there is always the chance that the pool isn’t in the best shape. This is especially true for older or foreclosed homes. If you’ve noticed that the pool surface has some cracks or other issues that could affect its usability, it’s a good idea to look into hiring a..
Mastic: A Protective Seal For Your Pool
Mastic is an organic glue made from the mastic tree. Because of its great flexibility, it is often used where materials are expected to flex with weather conditions. Swimming pools use Mastic as a joint compound for decks and for the coping around the edges. Swimming pools are subject to expansion and contraction thanks to the natural effects..
How to Maintain Plaster Pools
One of the most enjoyable additions that you can make to a home is a nice outdoor pool. A pool can be something that you can enjoy throughout the warmest months of the year and can be great for entertaining. While a pool is a lot of fun, it also requires a lot of maintenance to keep it looking..
Benefits of Professional Acid Washing
Having a swimming pool can be a great way to entertain and enjoy the warm months of the year. While having a pool can be a great amenity, they do require some work for maintenance. One of the best maintenance options you can choose would be to have a professional acid wash the pool. There are several benefits that..
What’s Coping And Why Does Your Pool Need It?
Of all the pool terms you may have heard, coping may be the one in most need of explaining. Most people would talk about the pool edge. This is close to what it is, and once you discover its meaning, you will be empowered to take full advantage of it. What Is Coping At its core, it is the..