A swimming pool is a big long-term investment. While a pool more than pays for itself with the benefits it provides for your family and home value, you may be wondering how to reduce ownership costs. Here are five tips for lowering the costs of owning a swimming pool that will protect your investment without destroying your wallet. Tip #1 - Stay on Top of Pool Maintenance Keeping your pool … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Lowering the Costs of Owning a Swimming Pool
Pool Chemicals 101: The Basics
Welcome to Goodall Pools and Spas' Pool Chemicals 101! Here, you’ll learn about all of the chemicals and other pool supplies you’ll need to maintain your pool and where you can get them. Let’s get started! Pool Chemicals: The Basic List You Need in Your Stock Closet To balance your pool water’s chemistry, you’ll need more than just chlorine. The most basic list of pool chemicals you’ll need … [Read more...] about Pool Chemicals 101: The Basics
How Much Does it Cost to Operate an Inground Swimming Pool?
After you’ve made the investment in building a pool, your next question is probably, “How much does it cost to operate an inground swimming pool?” There are some occasional and ongoing costs when it comes to caring for and maintaining your pool, so here’s what you need to know to budget accordingly. Cost Replace a Vinyl Liner If you choose to install a vinyl liner for your pool, you will … [Read more...] about How Much Does it Cost to Operate an Inground Swimming Pool?
Why Won’t My Pool Maintenance Guy Fix My Pool While He’s Here?
You may have noticed that your pool or equipment may be in need of repair. Your pool maintenance tech performs regular service, so he can just fix your pool then, right? Probably not. If your pool is in need of repair, that requires a separate service call. Here's why. Maintenance Routes are on a Set Schedule One of the first reasons why your pool maintenance guy can’t fix your pool is … [Read more...] about Why Won’t My Pool Maintenance Guy Fix My Pool While He’s Here?