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Tips for Cleaning Your Above Ground Pool

Tips for Cleaning Your Above Ground Pool

By The Pool Butler / July 23, 2021 /

Summer is here, and one great way to beat the summer heat is with an above ground pool. Like an in-ground pool, an above ground pool requires some maintenance to keep the water clean and crystal clear. But with regular maintenance and cleaning, you can enjoy your above ground pool all summer long and even…

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The Best Things for Outdoor Pool Care

The Best Things For Outdoor Pool Care

By The Pool Butler / July 15, 2021 / Comments Off on The Best Things For Outdoor Pool Care

Summertime is here and you’re ready to get out and enjoy your pool! But wait, is your pool ready to be enjoyed? If you haven’t kept up on the best things for outdoor pool care, you’ll spend your summer battling it instead. To help you keep your pool sparkling, we’ve compiled some of the most…

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How to Maintain Your Pool Quickly and Easily

By The Pool Butler / July 9, 2021 /

There’s nothing like a nice cool dip in the pool to beat the summer heat. But for homeowners who own a pool, there’s a lot of maintenance that comes before the first splash. Keeping a regular maintenance schedule can seem overwhelming. With so much to do your pool may seem like more of a chore…

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Is Swimming in Chlorine Safe?

Is Swimming in Chlorine Safe?

By The Pool Butler / June 25, 2021 /

Chlorine is added to swimming pools to kill bacteria in the water, control organic debris, and prevent algae growth. However, swimmers who regularly swim in chlorinated pools are familiar with the side effects of chlorine. Red, itchy eyes, dry skin and hair, and a distinct lingering smell are all common. So is swimming in chlorine…

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Hydrostats, Coping, and Other Parts You Never Knew Your Pool Had

By The Pool Butler / June 11, 2021 /

If you own a swimming pool you are pretty familiar with the basic terms for your pool. You have a pump, a filter, and maybe a heater. Your pool has walls and a floor, steps to get in, and a deck surrounding it. But some parts of your pool may be a little less familiar.…

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Why Swimming Pool Maintenance is Important

By The Pool Butler / May 14, 2021 /

A pool is an investment. And like any investment, you want to keep it functioning for as long as possible. You wouldn’t let your car go without oil changes. Or let your pet go without grooming. Putting off pool maintenance can be just as harmful. With a little knowledge and some elbow grease, you can…

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Seasonal Pool Maintenance

Seasonal Pool Maintenance

By The Pool Butler / April 26, 2021 /

The official start of springs may still be a few weeks away, but here in Atlanta the weather is already starting to warm up. Before you know it, it will be swimming pool season. Make sure that your pool is ready to go by doing a seasonal check up of your pool. Inspecting your pool…

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acid wash your pool

Why You Should Let Professionals Acid Wash Your Pool

By The Pool Butler / April 15, 2021 /

Acid washing a plastered pool etches away a thin layer of plaster, revealing the cleaner plaster beneath. For this reason, acid washing should not be an annual occurrence. One every 5 years or so should be plenty. Acid washing is a dangerous process that involves the use of strong chemicals, so it’s often best to…

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When to Backwash A Sand Filter

By The Pool Butler / April 12, 2021 /

A sand pool filter uses sand to trap particles in the pool water as it flows through the sand. The sand in a pool filter is usually #20 grade sand, which is specially sized and shaped to capture particles in the 20-100 micron range. As a sand filter collects more particles it becomes less efficient,…

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The Traits Of A Quality Atlanta Pool Cleaning Company

The Traits Of A Quality Atlanta Pool Cleaning Company

By The Pool Butler / April 7, 2021 /

No matter what size company you choose, we believe you should have the same expectations in pool cleaning services.

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