Pool Pump Not Working After Power Outage or Rain

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You may discover that your pool pump isn’t working after a power outage, and you may start to feel a little worried. There are a few reasons why a pool pump may not fire up after a power outage and we’ll go through them here. But not to worry, getting the pool pump back up … Read more

Do Hot Tubs Need Stabilizer? | How to Use Stabilizer

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Did you just get yourself a new hot tub but don’t really know if you need to use stabilizers? Are your sanitizer levels dropping at a ridiculous rate? Or do you just not know what the rules are when it comes to keeping your hot tub clean?  Don’t worry, you’ve come to the right place.  … Read more

Why Your Pool Pump is Noisy and How to Fix It (Quiet it)

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It can be hard to ignore when your pool pump is being noisier than usual. In fact, it can be somewhat scary. If you are unsure of what the exact problem is, you may start to worry it could be something you can’t fix. But don’t stress, this article has all the reasons why your … Read more

How Much Are Pool Pump Running Costs? (Cost Calculator)

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If you’re considering buying a house with a pool, are about to build and install a pool or need a new pool pump, then you likely know that the pool’s filter pump is the piece of equipment that costs the most money to run. In this article I’ll break down the running costs of different … Read more

Is Night Or Day Best To Run a Pool Pump? Plus Other Tips

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Deciding on the best time to run your pool filter can be tricky. But not to worry. This post reveals all you should know to decide if you should run your pump in the day or night time. It also reveals some pro tips that will come in handy while deciding on when to run … Read more

How Often Should You Run Your Pool Pump? And how long?

Pool pumps are an important part of any successful pool maintenance routine. They help to keep the water in your pool clean and clear. But the question remains, how often and how long should you run your pool pump? You’re not alone if you don’t know the answer to this question. In this article, we’ll … Read more

Which Intermatic Timer for Pool Pump? T101 or T103 or T104

Intermatic Timer: T101 Vs T103 Vs T104

Intermatic has long been the go-to, ever-dependable workhorse for its T101 or T103 or T104 pool timers. But there’s a little confusion around as to which Intermatic timer is suitable for your pool’s pump. Do you need a T101, T103 or T104 for your Pool Pump Motor? For pool owners only needing to switch a … Read more

5 Alternatives to Acid Washing Your Pool (Remove Stains)

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There’s no doubt stains on your pool are unsightly. They might even deter people swimming in it. By now you’ve probably Googled “how to get rid of stains in a pool”. And the number one method which comes up is often acid washing. But, before you rush out to your yard and acid wash your … Read more

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