An essential part of your backyard swimming pool is your pool filter. The pool pump pushes water into the filter where dirt and debris are removed. After traveling through the filter, the now clean water returns to the pool. Goodall Pools & Spas will help you select the pool filtration system that will work best for your personal requirements and the type of pool you have. Diatomaceous … [Read more...] about Goodall Pools – Different Types of Filtration Systems for Your Swimming Pool
If you have a spa, you know how important maintenance is, particularly since the spa is not drained after use. At Goodall Pools & Spas we want to help you understand the differences between the most popular sanitizing chemicals: chlorine and bromine. Either one will keep your spa sanitized so it is always ready for use. Which is best for your spa depends on many factors and personal … [Read more...] about Chlorine vs. Bromine for Spas
Two-thirds of people around the world make New Year’s resolutions. One resolution at the top of the list to get more exercise. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we can help you keep that resolution by working with you to either build the backyard swimming pool of your dreams or making sure the pool you already have is ready to open in the spring. Resolutions You Can Keep for Building or Remodeling … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolutions for Your Pool
An easy answer to the question, “How long does it take to build a pool” is, “It all depends.” It depends on the type of pool, the materials needed for the pool, how long it takes to get a permit, and many other factors. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we offer everything you need from start to finish, so, we can help you determine your needs and make an estimate as to how long it will take. What … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take to Build a Pool?
Choosing a Christmas present for someone you care about is often difficult. If you are shopping for someone who has a spa or a swim spa, you may find just the right gift at Goodall Pool & Spas. We have some suggestions that will make the season a joyous occasion for your gift recipient. A Spa Cleaner We have a small battery-operated cleaner that will clean some of the dirt and debris off … [Read more...] about Christmas Gifts for Spa and Swim Spa Owners
Christmas is a time for joy, and one great pleasure is giving a gift that you know will be useful and appreciated. This year, you may want to give something different than the sweater or pair of socks that you usually give. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we can help you find the perfect, and perhaps unexpected gift for the pool owner who is on your gift list. Christmas Gift Suggestions for Pool … [Read more...] about Christmas Gifts for Pool Owners
People often ask, “What is the Difference between a Hot Tub and Spa?” The answer is easy; a hot tub and spa are the same thing. There is no difference. At Goodall Pools, we find there are several reasons people want to purchase a hot tub or a spa. Reasons for Buying a Hot Tub/Spa: The Three “Rs” Through the years, we have found three main reasons people want to buy a hot tub: … [Read more...] about What is the Difference Between a Hot Tub and a Spa, and Why do I Need One?
Spas versus Swim Spas, how are they different and what are the benefits of owning either one? A regular spa (sometimes called a hot tub) is a completely self-contained body of water that people use to relax in, to recover from sore muscles and other aches and pains, or to simply reconnect with their family and friends. It contains about 300 to 500 gallons of water. A swim spa is a much … [Read more...] about What’s a Swim Spa and How Is It Different From a Regular Spa?
Some pool owners think they can wait one more year before replacing their pool safety cover. That may not be true. If you can see through the cover, then it is not safe for a person or animal to walk across. A person or animal could walk across it and fall into the pool and become trapped. It also may not hold a heavy snow load. If you have a safety cover that you want to replace, at Goodall … [Read more...] about Will My Safety Cover Last Another Winter?
If you are thinking about renovating your pool, fall is a great time for you to start planning for the project. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we can help you decide what pool renovations are best for you. After asking you some information, we can also advise you as to what work needs to be done. Is Your Pool Holding Water? The first thing we need to know before determining what renovations … [Read more...] about Fall Is A Great Time to Start Your Pool Renovation