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Seven Tips for Selecting and Working with a Landscape Professional

1. If the company is installing plant material, check to make sure they have a nursery inspection certificate from your state’s Department of Agriculture.  This ensures that the plant material they are providing has been grown in a nursery and … Continue reading

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Finding a Professional Pool Builder

Selecting the right pool builder is as important as choosing a contractor for any other task. A pool owner-to-be should make sure to do his or her homework before making a decision. Here are some questions a prospective pool owner … 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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InvisaTread Anti-Slip Solution – White Porcelain tiles

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10 Things Pool Owners Can Do For Our Environment

10 Things Pool Owners Can Do For Our Environment Buy products that come in reusable or recyclable containers. Take out of date chemicals and cleaning supplies to a hazardous waste recycling center. Add a cover or solar heating system instead … Continue reading

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The Truth About Above Ground Pools

Over the years, the above ground pool has developed a less than stellar reputation. Seeing a neighbor’s older model pool, neglected and left to rust and corrode in the back yard, has left a bad taste in the mouths of people … Continue reading

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3’x3′ vs 5’x5′ Safety Cover strapping

Q: Please discuss 5′ x 5′ strapping vs. 3′ x 3′ strapping and the proper uses of each? A: The question you ask refers to the width in the cross grids of strapping. 5′ x 5′ strapping is used on … Continue reading

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Pool Care Glossary

Check out our vast Pool Care Glossary. Everything you needed to know from A to Z. Tweet

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Spring Pool Opening

Remove all leaves, debris & excess water from pool cover. Use Submersible Pump to clear water away. Then remove the pool cover. Check the condition of your Pool Liner. Need to replace your pool liner? Remove all winterizing plugs from … Continue reading

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