Green or swampy water at pool opening can happen to the best of us. Many people wonder if they should drain and refill their pool with fresh water to clear it up quickly. In theory, this seems like a quicker, easier, and maybe even cheaper alternative to cleaning up your pool with chemicals. Read below to see if draining & refilling your pool is the best option for you. When May Draining … [Read more...] about Should You Drain and Refill Your Pool:
Here at Goodall Pools & Spas, our number one priority during the COVID-19 pandemic is the safety of your family. As you probably know, there is a lot of information circulating about the coronavirus and if it infects pools and spas. To separate fact from fiction, we have compiled a FAQ that we hope will provide clarity. Pools & Spas Don’t Spread COVID-19 According to the … [Read more...] about FAQs: COVID-19 and Your Pool or Spa
At Goodall Pools & Spas, we recommend opening your swimming pool as soon as possible in the spring. This is for the health of the pool. The less time that water is sitting and not circulating the less chance you have of an algae bloom as the weather gets warmer. What is Involved in Opening a Pool? There are certain actions we take when we are involved in opening a pool: Taking … [Read more...] about Opening a Pool: What Do I Need to Know?
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
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 about watery … [Read more...] about Swimming Pool Water Testing
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), drowning is the second leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 4, coming in second only to birth defects. In the U.S., three children drown every day. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we want to be sure our clients are aware of the danger and of how a pool safety cover can work to reduce the risk of someone drowning in their pool … [Read more...] about Pool Safety Covers
Your backyard pool is often the center of activity during in the middle of summer when the hottest weather hits the area. Hot weather is also a challenging time for the pool owner who is striving to keep the water clear and free of algae. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we help you understand the most serious hot weather issues and what you can do to keep your pool water sparkling and … [Read more...] about Caring for Your Pool in Hot Weather
Approximately 40 million people in the U.S. move every year, with 80 percent of those moves occurring between April and September. If you are one of the millions of people who are moving this season, you will look at homes that already have a swimming pool and some that don’t. You ask if you should buy a new house that already has a swimming pool. The answer is, “It all depends.” Our pool experts … [Read more...] about Should I Buy A New House That Already Has A Swimming Pool?