Many people see Memorial Day as the unofficial start of summer. However, it can be problematic to wait until late May to open your pool. Below, you will find a few reasons why it is beneficial to open your pool sooner rather than later. Avoid Green Water Algae loves to grow in warm, dark environments. No one enjoys the first few days of hot weather in late spring like algae does! All it … [Read more...] about Why Should You Open Your Pool Early?
You may plan on renovating your kitchen. You will get new appliances, install new counters, redo the floors and replace the lights. But, when you look at your backyard and see an eyesore of a pool, unattractive pool decking, and dim pool lights, you may feel depressed. You may believe there is nothing you can do. Think again. Goodall Pools & Spas will rescue your … [Read more...] about Can I Renovate My Old Pool?
Before determining a maintenance plan for the winter, you need to determine if you want to keep your spa open or if you want to close it. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we have some suggestions for you that will help you make that decision. We also provide tips for proper winter maintenance for spas. Closing Your Spa for the Winter The best thing for … [Read more...] about Proper Winter Maintenance for Spas
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 … [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 … [Read more...] about Fall Is A Great Time to Start Your Pool Renovation
Now is the time of year to be concerned about leaves falling into your pool. The shade and beauty of the tree leaves you enjoyed during spring and summer have now become a nuisance. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we have some maintenance tips to help you deal with this seasonal problem. Daily Maintenance Short of cutting down the trees, a solution which we sincerely hope you have … [Read more...] about Leaves In Your Pool
Labor Day is coming. Since it is the last holiday weekend before fall sets in, it is pool party time. Fire up the barbecue, find some good music to play, and get the pool ready so your guests will have an incredibly fun party that will leave them hoping you invite them back again. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we have some helpful hints for making your pool party the best one … [Read more...] about Labor Day Pool Party Planning
No matter what type of backyard swimming pool you have, in-ground or above ground, testing the chemical levels of the water is vital to having a safe environment with clear water for your swimmers to enjoy. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we offer FREE water testing and take the guessing game out of balancing your water. When pool water is properly balanced, swimmers do not need to worry … [Read more...] about Swimming Pool Water Testing