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Springtime Tips For Swimming Pool Maintenance

By The Pool Butler / March 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Many swimming pool owners find it is easier and less labor intensive to hire a pool service contractor than to do all the work themselves. It may even be less expensive to work with an Atlanta swimming pool service contractor from The Pool Butler. Your pool service technician can provide pool service and maintenance duties…

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5 Great Ways to Spruce Up Your Pool for Spring

5 Great Ways to Spruce Up Your Pool for Spring

By The Pool Butler / February 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Spring is almost here, and it’s time to start thinking about the upcoming pool season. Of course, you’re itching to get back in the pool. You’ll probably need to do a little work opening up your pool. But after that, you’re ready to enjoy another season of swimming fun. But wouldn’t it be great to…

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Why Does a Pool Need a Safety Fence?

Why Does a Pool Need a Safety Fence?

By The Pool Butler / February 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

A swimming pool is a pleasure. Owning a swimming pool gives you the option of a discrete late-night dip, a boisterous pool party, or some focused exercise. But whatever you use your pool for, the main responsibility of owning a pool is safety. Yes, it’s important to keep your pool water balanced and your filter…

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How to Clean a Green Pool

How to Clean a Green Pool

By The Pool Butler / February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

There’s nothing worse than heading out to the pool for a refreshing dip and finding a green lagoon. A green pool can feel like a disaster, and it can happen quickly, almost overnight. But if your pool has turned green, all hope is not lost. You can usually get your pool back to crystal clear…

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How to Build a Concrete Pool

How to Build a Concrete Pool

By The Pool Butler / February 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

So you are ready to build the pool of your dreams. After significant research, you have decided that the best pool for you is a concrete pool. It may take a little extra work to maintain, but a concrete pool is definitely state of the art. Concrete pools can be completely customized. You can pour,…

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How to Reduce the Cost of Swimming Pool Maintenance - Part Two

How to Reduce the Cost of Swimming Pool Maintenance – Part Two

By The Pool Butler / January 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

Whether you like it or not, owning a swimming pool is an expense you can’t ignore. Trying to skimp on regular maintenance is actually much more expensive than just staying on top of it in the first place. But there are ways that you can control the costs. The Pool Butler believes that swimming pool…

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How to Reduce the Cost of Swimming Pool Maintenance - Part One

How to Reduce the Cost of Swimming Pool Maintenance – Part One

By The Pool Butler / January 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

Swimming pools are a luxury. Having a clean, healthy swimming pool is wonderful. You can enjoy relaxing nighttime dips, daytime pool parties, or just some healthy lap swimming. But as with most luxuries, owning a pool comes with a pretty hefty price tag. Keeping your pool in good condition, as well as running all the…

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The Best Way to Fix Cloudy Pool Water

The Best Way to Fix Cloudy Pool Water

By The Pool Butler / January 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

A crystal clear pool is a thing of beauty. That shimmering blue-green pool is just begging you to jump in and beat the heat. Keeping a pool crystal clear like that takes a little work, but it’s well worth it. But what happens when you step out to your pool and find that the water…

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Fiberglass vs. Vinyl Liner vs. Concrete Pool: An Unbiased Review

Fiberglass vs. Vinyl Liner vs. Concrete Pool: An Unbiased Review

By The Pool Butler / January 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

There’s lots of information online about the various types of swimming pools available. If you plan to install an inground pool, you really only have three options: vinyl liner, fiberglass, and concrete. Each type of pool has advantages and disadvantages. Unfortunately, an unbiased review of all three is almost impossible to find. That’s because virtually…

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Why Do Swimming Pools Need Chlorine?

Why Do Swimming Pools Need Chlorine?

By The Pool Butler / December 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Most of us are used to the idea that swimming pools need chlorine. We know that it keeps the pool clean, but we also know that there are downsides. It is common knowledge that too much chlorine can produce an unpleasant chemical odor, make your skin irritated, cause red eyes, and even dye your green.…

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