Pool

Pool Problems

About a week and a half ago, when Chad was traveling for work, I went out to the pool to empty the strainer and check the chemical levels and I noticed that the filter pump wasn’t running because a fuse had blown. Chad and I talked about it and decided to just wait until he…

We ordered a new solar cover for our swimming pool shortly after opening it a couple of weeks ago. It came only a few days later, but we didn’t get a chance to do anything with it until this weekend. The cover we ordered was actually for a pool a little bigger than ours –…

We took advantage of the warmer weather last weekend and decided to open our swimming pool for the season. This was our first experience with doing any real swimming pool maintenance since we moved in last fall and we debated about hiring a local pool company to open it for us, but, once we figured…

When we moved in last fall, our swimming pool was already closed for the season and covered with a tarp-like cover that was weighted down with water bags all around the edge of the pool. Over the winter, rain, snow, and leaves have accumulated on top of the cover, so come this spring, we had…

When we moved in last fall, our swimming pool had already been closed for the season. All winter, the pool has been covered with the winter cover (that resembles a large tarp). The cover is weighted down with water bags. The bags work pretty well at keeping the cover in place, but starting shortly after…

We just heard back from the swimming pool inspector with the inspection results – so far so good. The inspection was performed by a local company (Pete’s Pool Service) and they charged $65. Pete indicated that the pool is in good working condition and he didn’t find anything wrong with it. The liner has been…

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