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What to Do If You Find a Dead Animal in Your Inground Pool

How to Properly Sanitize Your Pool After Removing a Dead Animal As an inground pool owner, a dead animal is the last thing you want to find floating in your pool. If this happens, dealing with the situation involves more than just fishing the animal out of your pool and moving on. There are several […]

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How to Successfully Re-Open Your Pool After Winter

A Guide to Opening Your Pool in Time for the Warm Weather You and your pool have made it through yet another frigid Canadian winter, and the time has come to lift off the pool cover and “de-winterize” it for another season of enjoyment. But getting your pool ready for summer involves so much more […]

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Common Post Winter Pool Issues and How to Resolve Them

Lifting the Lid on Post-Winter Pool Blues Nothing says spring like the excitement of opening your pool after a long and cold winter to get it ready for summer. But oftentimes, this can reveal a host of problems like leaks, green and cloudy water, or other issues that need to be taken care of. The […]

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The Importance of Mid-Winter Pool Check-Ins

Tips for Carrying Out Mid-Winter Pool Maintenance When it comes to winterizing your pool, it’s not a ‘set it and forget it’ until spring kind of deal. After the pool cover goes on and you’ve taken proper steps to winterize your pool, you’ll need to do a thorough check-in with your pool mid-way through the […]

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