Water Chemistry: Proper Testing Equipment

by Mark Zalewski
Proper water chemistry is essential for a swimming pool to be safe and clean for swimmers. Maintaining this water chemistry will save you, the pool owner, lots of time and money. In order to ensure an accurate test, owners must have fresh testing str…

10 Simple Steps to Open Up Your Pool

by Mark Zalewski
Now that winter has come to an end, it’s time to get your pool back up and running. Follow these 10 simple steps to ensure proper pool opening from the winter season.1) Remove the Water and Debris Off of Your Pool CoverYour pool cover or safety cover…

Water Safety is the #1 Priority

by Mark Zalewski
Water safety is the most important subject for Wild West. It doesn’t matter if you’re enjoying time poolside or taking a bath, water safety must be priority number one (as I write this blog post, a child was lost in Phoenix, AZ). As another fun swim…

Taking the Guesswork Out of Preventative Maintenance with SeaKlear Pods

by Mark Zalewski
Swimming pools are relatively easy to take care of, that is if you put in the time to do it on a regular basis. One of the most common oversights pool owners make is the additional care a pool needs in the peak of summer. When a pool is in heavy use,…

Algae Growth and Prevention

by Mark Zalewski
If you’re a pool owner, you are probably very familiar with algae… maybe even more familiar with how difficult it can be to get rid of! The growth of algae in your pool, places a very high demand on the chemicals that are present and proper removal t…