Category Archives: Pool Advices

This page lists all the articles published by iopool belonging to the category “Pool advices”.

How to Choose a Pool Cover?

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Nothing says warm weather like taking a dip in crystal clear water. However, this relaxing feeling may be short-lived if your pool stays uncovered. Not having a cover could turn your pristine aquatic oasis into a bacteria-ridden swamp. Not only that, but an uncovered pool poses safety risks for animals and children. If you have […]

How Much Does It Cost to Maintain a Pool?

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One thing that most pool owners can agree on is that maintenance can be tricky. However, what’s even worse is maintenance costs. Whether you have an inground pool or above-ground setup, upkeep expenses can add up quickly—this is especially true if you have to DIY it. How much does it cost on average to maintain […]

How to Choose a Pool Cleaner? The answers here!

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Pool ownership comes with many joys. But the fun has to stop somewhere. Pool owners everywhere will agree that keeping the pool clean is hard work. Unless you hire a professional pooler, you’ll have to do it yourself. And this involves investing in pool cleaning tools. There are so many methods and vacuums out there, […]

Which Type of Pool Treatment is Right for My Pool?

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Owning a pool is marvelous; it provides endless relaxation and aquatic fun for you and your family. But being a pool owner is a lot of responsibility. Proper pool cleaning and maintenance are critical. And keeping out leaves is a small part of the job. You must ensure your pool water is free of pathogens and […]

Making the transition from chlorine to bromine (or vice versa) for your pool? Follow the guide!

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Do you want to make the transition from chlorine to bromine treatment (or vice versa) in your pool? It is possible but beware of the risks! This is a change you cannot make just like that. It includes risks for your pool and your health. Indeed, mixing these two products presents chemical risks, mainly due […]

The Impact of Weather on Your Pool and What You Can Do About It

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You may not realize it, but the weather can really affect your pool and throw off its chemistry. Things like rainwater and sunlight can turn your pool into a breeding ground for harmful microorganisms. And if it isn’t addressed, you may end up with murky and filthy water. But, don’t worry — we’re here to […]

How to Heat Your Pool and Keep It Warm: Affordable Guide

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You don’t have to wait until summer to take a relaxing dip in the pool. Proper pool heating lets you warm your water to a comfortable temperature and enjoy it even if it’s a little chilly out. And pool covers the trap in the heat and keeps it warm all season long. In this guide, we highlight […]

How to Balance Cyanuric Acid in Your Swimming Pool 

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Balancing your pool’s chemistry is no easy task. And did you know the sun can make this task even more daunting? The sun rays can gobble up your chlorine and throw your pool’s chemistry out of whack. That’s where chlorine stabilizers come in. All you have to do is add a stabilizer, right? Well, not […]

Cloudy Water: Why And How You Should Treat It Right Now!

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The skies are clear, the weather is warm, but your pool water is… cloudy/troubled? A healthy pool should have sparkling, clear waters. Anything other than pristine could cause some issues. But the good news is that milky pool water is a common issue and is easy to fix. Why is Cloudy Water Unsafe? There are […]

Green Water? Don’t dive into it! Solutions here.

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You go out into the backyard for an afternoon of fun in the pool. At a glance, you see that the water is…green. Of course, green isn’t usually associated with swimming pools. But does that mean it’s okay to take a dip? Today we go over why you should think twice before swimming in green […]