Archive For The “Pool & Spa” Category

What is a Pool Tree?

By | September 1, 2010

In recent years pool accessory manufacturers have come up with all sort of interesting gadgets designed to make opening pools in the Spring easier, less time-consuming, and less painful in terms of manual labor. Devices include mesh covers which allow rain and snow water to pass through, winter cover clips which hold above ground cover [...]

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Swimming Pool Covers w/ 10-Year Warranties — In the Swim

By | August 31, 2010

12 ft Round Pool Winter Cover 12 x 24 Oval Pool Winter Cover 15 ft Round Pool Winter Cover 15 x 30 Oval Pool Winter Cover 16 x 25 Oval Pool Winter Cover 16 x 32 Oval Pool Winter Cover 18 ft Round Pool Winter Cover 18 x 33 Oval Pool Winter Cover 21 ft [...]

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Water Tubes for Winter Covers

By | August 31, 2010

So let’s assume your winter cover survived last year’s blizzards and the squirrels didn’t get to it over the Summer. Did the water tubes (sometimes called water bags) survive as well? If not, then the following links will definitely c…

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Safety Covers Can Make a World of Difference

By | August 30, 2010

Whether you believe it or not, hundreds of people of all ages drown each year after falling into uncovered swimming pools. Seems like an insane statistic, but never-the-less a very real — and very scary — statistic. Some folks fall in by accident and others wind up drowning while trespassing. In either case, a swimming [...]

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Winter Covers for Above Gound Swimming Pools — Cantar

By | August 30, 2010

Looking for an affordable winter cover that will… cover your pool and keep bugs, leaves, dirt and devris out of the water? If so, then the Cantar line of above gound winter pool covers has everything you seek — and more. Constructed with durable, tough polyethylene material fashioned from DOW Resin. Designed not to split, [...]

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Protective Covers for Pool Heaters

By | August 29, 2010

During the fall and early spring months trees and other plant-life shed a ton of leaves, twigs, seeds and pine needles which if allowed to sit inside your heater will trap moisture and could facilitate premature corrosion of expensive parts. Now that you have acquired a quality winter cover and protected your diving board with [...]

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Winterizing Your Pool — Diving Board Covers

By | August 29, 2010

We know that you have already gotten yourself a good quality winter cover, but wouldn’t you also like to protect your diving board, as well? In the past a pool owner had the following options: Take the diving board down for the off-season and stick it in the shed/garage, cover the diving board with a [...]

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Winter Covers from Midwest Canvas — 8, 10 and 12 Year Warranties

By | August 29, 2010

Midwest Canvas winter covers have laminated polyethylene sheeting woven with thick, high-density polyethylene stitching to provide excellent strength and durability throughout the winter. You will also get maximum UV resistance from Midwest Canvas winter covers as result of UV inhibiting compounds in the covers’ specially blended material. The Midwest Canvas business philosophy — Offer quality [...]

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Pool Winterizing Kits — In the Swim

By | August 28, 2010

When the ‘dog days have Summer’ have issued the last late night howl, the time to close up the pool draws near… and that means you’ll need chemicals to close your pool. So unless you want to open your pool next Spring and deal with a big, greenish-black, slimy, smelly mess, we suggest using either [...]

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PoolTux Royal Winter Covers — 8 Year Warranties

By | August 28, 2010

Properly installed, quality winter pool covers prevent unwanted leaves, dirt, and other types of yard debris from entering your pool over the winter. Keeping those things out of your pool will make for a simpler, faster and less ‘painful’ pool opening in the Spring. Made from high quality high density and low density polyethylene using [...]

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