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Pool Opening Tips

PcPools’ first tip for opening your pool is…DON’T WAIT! Many swimming pool owners procrastinate to avoid the work that goes into the pool opening process. Understandable, yes, but by the time you are motivated enough to open the pool, frequently … Continue reading

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Pool Maintenance Tips: How To Shock Your Swimming Pool

Matt from Swim University teaches you how to shock your swimming pool the right way by pre-dissolving each pound of pool shock in a bucket of water before adding it to the water. Tweet

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Pool Tips

Chlorine To maintain the proper level of residual chlorine when bather load is heavy, shock your pool once a week with a 3 to 5 times higher than normal dose of chlorine. Do not enter the pool until the chemical … Continue reading

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Swimming Pool Winterization Tips from PcPools

Proper swimming pool winterization can significantly extend the life of your pool setup.  Although some pool owners have their own methods toward effective pool closings, PcPools has some specific tips that every pool owner should consider. The pool winterization process … Continue reading

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Controlling Algae in Swimming Pool Water

The first key to algae control in your pool water is recognizing which type of algae you are dealing with. There are primarily three types of pool water algae – green, mustard, and black. Green algae make the pool water … Continue reading

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Tips and advice for your pool care.

Circulation and Filtration The pool pump and pool filter form the heart of any pool maintenance program. With out a strong efficient pool pump and filter, keeping your pool water clear will be much more difficult and expensive. The best time … Continue reading

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Winterizing your pool

Ever thought of winterizing your pool as an unnecessary and daunting task? Well, just like weather stripping your home or adding antifreeze to your car, your pool requires the same TLC as all the other little joys in life. In … Continue reading

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Helping Your Pool Weather a Storm

Your pool is an investment. With regular care and maintenance, it’s a source of backyard fun for years to come. But what if you live in an area that faces strong lines of thunderstorms or even hurricane threats? Is there … Continue reading

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Guide to New Pool Start-Up

As the owner of a swimming pool you want beautiful clear blue water without the hassles. PcPools.com offers a complete line of high quality chemical products that will simplify pool care and make your pool water sparkle. PcPools.com has the … Continue reading

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Guide to Spring Start-Up

As the owner of a swimming pool you want beautiful clear blue water without the hassles. PcPools.com easy 4-step Start-Up Program will give you simple step-by-step instructions that will insure crystal clear water. PcPools.com offers the highest quality chemicals that … Continue reading

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