11th Jul 2017

Black algae

Black algae in swimming pools Black algae are not actually algae, but bacterium with photosynthetic pigment, the group or Phylum are referred to as Cyanobacteria, and while they are not...

05th Mar 2017

Correct Filter Size for Your Pool

Choosing the correct filter for your pool is not always easy. However, before purchasing your filter, it is best to know every detail about your pool so you can buy...

05th Feb 2017

Backwash a Pool Sand Filter

All sand filters use the same basic mechanics: when set to Filter, water flows from the pool, through the filter, and back into the pool. The sand inside the filter...

05th Feb 2017

LED pool lighting

LED pool lighting is revolutionising the way we light our pools – and, indeed, the entire art of pool lighting.  But what are they, how do they work and, most...

05th Feb 2017

Too Much Chlorine in Pool

 The Dangers & How to Lower We’ve all done it. It’s easy enough to do. You’ve put too much chlorine in your pool.  But is too much chlorine in your...

25th Feb 2016

Pool Water Balancing 

Pool Water balancing is such a complicated exercise. It is simply the relationship between different chemical measurements in your pool water. Your pool water is constantly changing, year round. Everything from...