What Are the Different Types of Pool Algae?

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Types of Swimming Pool Algae and Treatments Swimming in a pool can be an incredibly rewarding experience. But nothing takes you out of the moment faster than being surrounded by pool algae. In this blog post, Liquidus Pool Services will be taking a look at some of the different types of pool algae, what causes […]

Understanding Pool Filter Maintenance

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A swimming pool is a great place to unwind after a long day. There are few things as refreshing as being in a swimming pool on a hot summer day unless, of course, the swimming pool is dirty. A dirty swimming pool isn’t just unattractive and gross; it can also be a breeding ground for […]

What Should a Professional Pool Cleaning Service Include?

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A swimming pool is a gem for any residential property. The sunlight reflecting off the crystal clear water and dappling the bottom of the pool creates an inviting atmosphere. And your neighbors, friends, and family all have the same question when summer rolls around: “Can we come over for a swim?” However, as summer continues, […]

Should My Dog Be Allowed in the Pool?

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Humans aren’t the only ones who enjoy swimming in pools. Pools can be a great way for dogs to cool off in the summer, have fun, and get some exercise. But is having your dog swim in the pool a good idea? Pools can present a danger to your dog, and your dog can affect […]

Rain’s Effect on Pool Water

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Rainfall has an important impact on swimming pool water. Drizzles, showers, and downpours do more than fill your pool with a little precipitation. People who own or maintain swimming pools in the DFW Metroplex should monitor the chemical balance of their pools during the rainy season. The Physics of Rainwater Rain occurs as evaporated water […]

Salt Vs. Chlorine Pool

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Interested in having a pool installed on your property? If so, your next thought may be whether you should get a saltwater or chlorine pool. The best way to make an informed decision is by having a complete understanding of some key differences between these pool types and by choosing the right team of professionals […]

Preparing Your Pool for Winter

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With the chill of winter hanging in the air, it’s time to close down your pool. Closing down your pool will help protect it from ice, parasite and algae growth, and ensure an easy opening come spring and summer. Not sure what steps you should take to close down your pool? Not to worry, the […]

Understanding Pool Plaster

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Your swimming pool is your escape, an oasis. You step into the water, and your stresses and cares float away. And, thanks to the pool’s plaster, your oasis is protected and leakproof. It’s important to understand how to care for and replace it. How Is Pool Plaster Applied? Pool plaster should only be applied by […]

Comprehensive Pool Care Checklist

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Your pool is an amazing investment that provides you and your family the potential to create lots of memories. To keep your pool in its best condition, there are some maintenance steps you should perform regularly. Here is a comprehensive list courtesy of the pool experts at Liquidus Pool Services: 1. Check and Empty Skimmer […]