As we’ve discussed in our blog posts before, proper pool maintenance from an Atlanta pool cleaning company is vital to keeping your swimming pool clean, healthy, and working correctly.
While it is true that some DIY their maintenance, The Pool Butler strongly advises our clients against doing this, we recommend utilizing an Atlanta pool cleaning company like us to do the work for you.
There are many reasons we recommend this course of action:
Pool Maintenance Is More Work Than You Think
Pool maintenance, when done correctly, is not quick and easy. That is a myth. In fact, it requires a good amount of knowledge regarding chemicals, equipment, and pools themselves. And even if you have the time and inclination to learn about pools, it doesn’t mean you have the time to do the work.
Pool cleaning is a laborious task that takes hours of hard work in the sun every week. From skimming and brushing your pool to hauling around dangerous chemicals, pool maintenance is anything but easy. It’s a sweat-inducing workout. And the prime season for pool maintenance is during the hot, humid Georgia summer. That’s great weather for swimming, but terrible weather for hard labor.
In addition to the hard work, maintaining your pool yourself can be dangerous. If you don’t fully understand how your pool operates or why you are doing the things you do, performing your own maintenance is not a good idea. There are too many opportunities to damage your pool to make it worth winging it. Thankfully, the experts at The Pool Butler offer an affordable monthly, weekly, or bi-weekly maintenance plan!
Our maintenance package includes a multipoint swimming pool cleaning and maintenance procedure. We cover cleaning, maintenance, and much more. Head over to our services page to get an idea of all the different things we do.
Doing it Yourself (DIY) Is Time-Consuming
If you have ever owned a pool, you know that performing maintenance and cleaning takes up a lot of time, especially if you are new to it.
After a long day at the office, the last thing you want to have to do when you get home is mess with pool maintenance. Even the weekends can be super busy, with family events, soccer games, running errands, and more. Who has the time to really do proper maintenance every single week? And what if you get ill or injured or go on vacation?
The problem with DIY pool maintenance is that when life gets in the way, the pool maintenance can get pushed aside. But skip a couple of pool cleanings, and you’ll find yourself in a much bigger mess. The summer is peak pool time, but it’s also when pool cleaning is the most urgent. Long days with lots of heat and sun mean that your pool is just a missed cleaning away from a full-blown algae bloom.
An Atlanta pool cleaning company can take that stress away. Hire our team and experience peace of mind knowing your pool is taken care of.
Instead of spending hours working on your pool, call The Pool Butler and hire us to do it for you. You can sit back and relax with friends and family while we take care of your pool maintenance.
Storing Chemicals in Your Home Is Dangerous
Storing chemicals in your home can be very dangerous, especially with pets or small children around. If you are not knowledgeable about pool chemicals, it can be very easy to injure yourself.
People who are inexperienced often end up getting burns or other injuries due to mixing chemicals in the wrong way. If your kids or pets somehow find and get into chemicals stored for your pool, it could cost them their lives or a trip to the hospital.
Don’t take that chance! Leave chemicals out of your home and allow an Atlanta pool services company to deal with them instead. By hiring a company like The Pool Butler, you won’t have to store dangerous chemicals in your home.
Our team carries all the tools and chemicals needed for proper maintenance and will not leave them lying around. When they’re done, the chemicals and tools go with them, leaving your home free of the risk of dangerous chemicals!