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What your hot tub water is trying to tell you

What your hot tub water is trying to tell you

Is your hot tub water not looking quite right?  Has it turned an abnormal colour, or is it cloudy?  Before you panic and call a hot tub repair service, here is what your water is trying to tell you and how to fix it… What to do if your hot tub water is green If your...

How to throw the best Canada Day family pool party

How to throw the best Canada Day family pool party

Canada Day might look a little different this year, with BC health officials continuing to remind residents to limit the size of gatherings.  Come July 1st, festivities may need to be limited to just your household or “bubble”, so planning an at-home family pool party...

How to shock your Vancouver pool

How to shock your Vancouver pool

Even if your Vancouver pool is well maintained, you should consider shocking the water from time to time.  Not sure what this is or why it is important to shock your pool water?  Unclear about how to shock the water?  Read on to learn everything you need to know about...

What your pool water is trying to tell you

What your pool water is trying to tell you

Is your swimming pool water not looking quite right?  Has it turned an abnormal colour, or is it cloudy?  Before you panic and start thinking about draining your pool, here is what your water is trying to tell you and how to fix it… What to do if your pool water is...

Checklist for opening your swimming pool for the summer

Checklist for opening your swimming pool for the summer

Are you ready to open your pool for the summer season? If so, that’s wonderful news! But before opening your swimming pool, you must do a little spring cleaning to prepare for the season.  Follow this simple checklist for opening your swimming pool to ensure you don’t...

5 things you should never do in your inground hot tub

5 things you should never do in your inground hot tub

We recently posted 7 things that should never go in your swimming pool – but what about your inground hot tub?  While there are some things you should avoid doing in both your pool and hot tub, such as consuming alcohol and allowing unsupervised children, we want to...