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?
We know what you’re thinking. That a swimming pool would be a fabulous addition to your already spectacular backyard! And we totally agree. But if you’re planning to install an above-ground or in-ground swimming pool in your outdoor space, you’re going to need the perfect plan. That’s where our experts can really come in handy! The team at Goodall Pools & Spas has put together a fool-proof … [Read more...] about How to Plan the Ultimate Backyard Pool Installation
What Do I Need to Open My Pool? The number one question people ask about opening a pool is, “What do I need to open my pool?” This is really a two-part question. Part one is that we can tell you some items we know you are going to need when you first open the pool; sanitizer, shock, algaecide and Pool Opening Complete. The second part of opening consists of letting the pool run for 2-3 days to … [Read more...] about FAQ’s About Opening a Pool
Apart from being a fun activity for the whole family, a swimming pool or spa is a great place to get some exercise! One of the most beneficial workouts that you should take advantage of is water yoga. Interested? You should be! Read on to learn more. What is Water Yoga? Essentially, water yoga works by performing yoga poses in your swimming pool or spa to get a low-impact, full-body … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know About Water Yoga and More
Your backyard is like your own piece of paradise where you can kick back, relax and enjoy the outdoors. Personalizing your yard is a great way to make your outdoor space functional and inviting. Whether you enjoy relaxing in the shade, defending your title as barbeque master, or finding ways to beat the summer heat, we’ve put together a list of ten backyard features that you should … [Read more...] about 10 Backyard Features You Should Absolutely Consider