How to Protect your Pool Equipment from Freezing

A picture from the point of view of someone standing over the ladder to a pool with ice in it along with the words "Protect Pool Equipment from Freezing"

As the weather gets colder, it’s time to start protecting parts of your home from freezing – including your pool equipment. Pool plumbing that cracks and equipment that freezes can end up costing you a lot of money. Fortunately, taking a few steps early on can protect your pool equipment throughout the winter. Here are the steps you should […]

Heating Your Pool: Swimming Pool Heater vs. Heat Pump

A pool heater sits against a brown wall beside the words "Pool Heater vs Heat Pump"

In temperate parts of the country, a pool heater or heat pump can allow you to swim during spring, summer, and fall. Meanwhile, those living in subtropical climates (like Florida, Texas, and southern California) can swim year-round by installing a heating device. But before getting a pool heating element installed, you’ve got to decide between a pool heater […]