The Very Best Times to Open and Close Your Pool

The Very Best Times to Open and Close Your Pool

by Mark Zalewski
Like with most things in life, timing is everything when it comes to getting that pool up and running for the summer. Although factors like climate and time constraints are sure to factor into your decision to open and close your pool, there are some…
8 Ways to Lower the Monthly Cost of Running Your Hot Tub

8 Ways to Lower the Monthly Cost of Running Your Hot Tub

by Mark Zalewski
Relaxing in your hot tub at the end of a long day is one of your favorite ways to wind down, whether you're alone or with your partner. Unfortunately, the cost of using your hot tub can add up fast! If you want to be able to enjoy your hot tu…
Smart Pool Care: Ready for Intelligent Water Monitoring?

Smart Pool Care: Ready for Intelligent Water Monitoring?

by Mark Zalewski
When will the connected home head to the pool?Whether you call it the connected home, the internet of things, or the smart home, internet-assisted home automation is here to stay, and its reach is expanding to more and more areas of today's home. You…
4 Top Hot Tub Chemical Alternatives to Chlorine

4 Top Hot Tub Chemical Alternatives to Chlorine

by Mark Zalewski
Chlorine has long been one of the go-to methods for sanitizing hot tubs, helping spa owners maintain their haven of relaxation by simply letting chemicals do the work. But even though chlorine has been a mainstay of hot tub maintenance, new technique…
What You Should do to Your Pool After it Rains

What You Should do to Your Pool After it Rains

by Mark Zalewski
We spend a lot of time thinking about our pools on hot days. However, how often do we think about our pools when it rains? Chances are, not as much as we should. The truth is, rain is generally actually quite acidic and can have a profound impact on…