Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer and many people think they need to close their pool at this point as well. However, there are many reasons to keep your pool open well into the fall. The reasons vary from the health of your pool water, all the way to entertainment for your family and friends, especially during COVID-19. We will outline some of the reasons below. More Likely to Open to … [Read more...] about Reasons to Keep your Pool Open Later in the Fall
Backyard pool entertaining is quite popular during the summertime and especially now when people are encouraged to stay home. Families can gather outside around the pool and even invite a small group of friends to join them. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we offer some water safety tips for children to make sure playing in the pool does not turn to tragedy. Constant Adult Supervision is … [Read more...] about Water Safety for Children
According to the National Weather Service, South Central Pennsylvania is suffering from a moderate drought and most of the state is abnormally dry. People with backyard swimming pools are concerned about what this means for them. They ask what they can do to conserve water and prevent damage to their pools. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we try to answer questions pool and spa owners … [Read more...] about Drought and Swimming Pools
Hot, sunny weather is ideal for using your pool; however, it is not always ideal for keeping your pool clean and clear. Algae thrives in warm water and can quickly appear during hot summer days. Cloudy water is also likely to appear, especially after pool parties. We have some advice on how you can keep your water looking its best at the height of Summer. Frequently check chlorine … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Pool Clean & Clear During Hot Weather
Goodall Pools & Spas has once again been named as one of the Top 50 Pool Builders in the United States by Pool and Spa News. The Pool and Spa News Top 50 Pool Builders List honors the most well-rounded companies in the swimming pool industry. “We are honored to be named again to the Top 50 Pool Builders List” said Wes Humbert, General Manager of Goodall Pools & Spas. “We have a … [Read more...] about Goodall Pools & Spas Named to Top 50 U.S. Pool Builders List
People ask us about replacing pool liners in the spring or fall, but few people consider summer liner replacements, especially during COVID-19. Summer liner replacements certainly have their benefits. We will outline some of the benefits below to help you decide if a summer liner replacement is right for you. Water Warms Up Quickly A new liner means new water will go into the pool. The new … [Read more...] about Can I Get My Pool Liner Replaced During Coronavirus?
With most of us taking “Staycations” this summer, it is the perfect time to think about home projects and upgrades for the months ahead. While it may be hard to think about closing your pool during these hot summer days, it is a great time to start planning for a safety cover for the fall. What is a Safety Cover? The safety of our families and beloved pets is always important, but with … [Read more...] about Need a New Safety Cover? How to Save Money and Get the Best Deal on a Safety Cover This Summer:
At Goodall Pool & Spas, we have the perfect solution for your staycation this year. Every year, as summer approaches we always receive a lot of calls about installing swimming pools. We sell in-ground pools and above ground pools, but a great option for your backyard swimming experience is a Hydropool swim spa. What is a Swim Spa? A swim spa is the best of both worlds between a pool … [Read more...] about Swim Spas: A Great Option for Summer Staycations
At Goodall Pools & Spas, we sell and install hard wall above ground pools. As summer begins, and folks are still being advised to stay home, we are getting a lot of questions about whether or not we sell such pools and if so, is it possible for homeowners to install the pool themselves. Overview of How to Install Your Above Ground Pool You can install an above ground pool in just a … [Read more...] about Can I Install an Above Ground Pool by Myself?
We are all looking at the summer of 2020 very differently than just about any other year in decades due to COVID-19, but that does not mean we have to sit around our homes and do nothing. A backyard pool or spa is a great way to forget about the world for a bit, especially during the heat of summer. Not only do you get a bit of sun, fresh air and swimming will give you a bit of exercise … [Read more...] about Have Fun This Summer in Your Backyard Pool