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Smart Pool Monitor: Why You Should Consider Owning One

EcO probe floating

We are living in a world of smartphones, smart cars, and smart homes with devices like lights, doorbells, thermostats, and much more. Swimming pools are no exception! If you haven’t gotten a pool monitor yet, you may want to consider it! Smart Pool Monitor – EcO by Iopool Our Pool monitor EcO lets you manage […]

High Alkalinity in Pools: Why It Is a Problem & How to Solve It

Picture jar pH down iopool

High alkalinity in pools can lead to problems. When the level is too high it will create an imbalanced pH level, which will then create calcium levels that are too high as well. The problem with high calcium levels it that it will cause cloudy water, clogged filters, scale build-up, and can irritate your skin […]

Shock Chlorine: Why, When And How To Use It?

pool shock

Shock chlorine is commonly used among pool owners. Before we go into why, when, and how to use it, let’s first go over what shocking is. Shocking is the process of adding chemicals (most commonly chlorine), to your pool in order to quickly raise chlorine levels or to kill dangerous bacteria and algae build-up. Why […]

Where Is the Best Place to Apply Chlorine Tabs in Your Pool?

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Chlorine tabs are designed to gradually dissolve and slowly release chlorine into your water. But, where it is best to apply your chlorine tabs in your pool? Here are the answers you might be searching for. Chlorine Chlorine is the most popular chemical when it comes to pool sanitization. It can be found in tablets, […]

The Pool Maintenance App You Need. It’s Free!

Picure iopool Pool Maintenance App

Most people agree that the worst thing about owning a pool is the maintenance. Especially when you have to go outside to test it and manually make calculations. Everything is easier with a mobile app, and pool maintenance is no different. The pool maintenance app by iopool has everything you need to manage and care […]

Why Using Stabilized Chlorine Is a Great Idea?

pool stabilizer

We all know that chemicals are added to pool water in order to keep them clean and maintained. Chlorine is the most known and obvious chemical used in pools. But, what many people don’t know is that if chlorine is not used with a pool stabilizer, you could be wasting money, time, and also risking […]

Pool Chemicals – All Are Not Equal. They Really Are Not!


Most people think all pool chemicals are the same and it does not matter where you buy them. This is one hundred percent NOT TRUE! Not all chemicals are the same. There is good quality and there is bad quality. Most People Think All Pool Treatment Products Are the Same. They’re Wrong. A pool is […]

Why You Should Be Using Chlorine Tablets In Your Pool

Why you should use chlorine tablets

Owning a pool doesn’t have to be a huge time investment. Once you understand your pool and know what it needs, everything will fall into place and you will have beautiful, clear water. The most important factor in keeping a pool clean is by adding chlorine to it. Chlorine can be added in many ways, […]