What to Put Under Intex Pool & Above Ground Pools

Above ground pool on grass in front of house.

Deciding what to put under Intex pools is something you should give lots of thought to before installing your pool. Choose the right material and you will prevent possible problems and increase the life of your inflatable above ground pool. Whether your Intex pool is on concrete, grass, gravel, pavers or a deck, we’ve got … Read more

Sand in Sight Glass (When Backwashing Pool Sand Filter)

Pool sight glass for backwashing.

If you’re struggling with sand in sight glass when backwashing your pool sand filter, this is just the article for you. Like many pool owners with a sand filtering system, a common phenomenon is getting sand in the sight glass. But don’t stress. Did you know, there are more pools in the U.S than there … Read more

Is Muriatic Acid the Same as Cyanuric Acid? What’s the Difference?

Modern Swimming Pool

If you’ve owned a pool for any length of time you’ll likely already know that muriatic acid and cyanuric acid are both common chemicals used in swimming pools. But is muriatic acid the same as cyanuric acid? And what’s the difference between cyanuric acid and muriatic acid? In this article we’ll explain what muriatic acid … Read more

How to Lower the pH in your Pool

If the pH is too high in your pool, you are only one of many dealing with this problem. This is why we’ve identified the top strategies on how to lower the pH in your pool just in time for the summer season ahead. Of the many things you need to consider when preparing your … Read more