Pool Tips

DIY Hula Hoop Pool Warmers

Looking to same money on your next electric bill? These sun-catching “lily pads” will help absorb that much-needed heat you’re looking for, and insulate your pool – perfect for screened ...

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Water Dropping in Hot Tub

This is a question we received via email, and it’s a very common question with usually a pretty simple fix. Question: Recent first-time pool owner. We have an inground gunite ...

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Are Phosphates Really a Problem?

“Phosphates” is a trendy word in the pool industry these days. Some pool companies argue that this is the new buzz word, and it’s pointless to be concerned, but many ...

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From the email: Post-workout moisturizers?

We were asked, “What post-workout moisturizers, soaps, and conditioners would you recommend?” After speaking with a few female experts, here’s what we were told. Aveeno lotion is what most lifeguards ...

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Black Algae – What it ...

Black algae isn’t your typical swimming pool algae, and if you have it, the sooner you tackle it, the better. So, What is Black Algae? Black algae is not a ...

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17 Tips to Protect Your ...

Hurricanes are an unfortunate fact of life in Orlando. The hurricane season begins June 1st and runs through November 30th. You know how to protect yourself from a storm, but ...

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Pool Cleaning 101 – Cartridge ...

There are certain factors that can keep you pool water clean and clear. You can sanitize your pool water with the proper mix of chemicals. A properly sized pump and ...

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Sunburn Protection for Swimmers – ...

Swimming outside in Orlando without getting burned can be a challenge. Between meets and workouts, you have to find the products that work for you. It might be a cream ...

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Cloudy Pool Water – Why ...

Cloudy water in your pools; what are the causes of this unsightly problem or why do I have it in my pool? There are many known factors or reasons for ...

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8 Simple Tips for Starting ...

The weather in Lake Nona is finally warming up and you want to improve your swimming ability or swim competitively, but aren’t sure about the next step – or you ...

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