Archive for June 18, 2015


Creating a You Own Backyard Oasis for the Perfect Summer Staycation

Pool pump

Although the economy seems to be on the up and up, people are still penny pinching just in case another rainy day should rear its ugly head again in the future. As such, people are ditching exotic vacations to foreign lands — or even within the U.S. — for what’s now being called a “staycation”. Yes, staycations have become a thing and a popular one at that.

So if you’re planning a backyard getaway this summer, it’s time to get your pool in tip top shape. First thing’s first: keeping the water clean. As a homeowner, you understand the importance of maintaining your pool. In fact, it’s a year round job. Even in the winter, it’s still important to check your pool’s chemistry at least once per week.

When things really start to heat up during the summer months, your pool’s chemistry should be checked twice