Consider yourself as lucky enough if you have a swimming pool in your backyard. However, owning a pool and keeping it clean and maintained are two different things. Preventative maintenance, just like you do for your house and vehicles, can become a reason in reducing the life-cycle of your pool.
Swimming pool maintenance may sound daunting, but it is quite simple if you care regularly. Once you are aware of the tips, you can keep your pool crystal clear pool in no time. The solution to pool cleaning is just to stay on top. As swimming pool builders, we always share guidelines with our clients about the same.
Here we are sharing the best tips, which we share with our clients for keeping their swimming pool water clean and clear.
Maintain the Chemistry of your Pool Water
Clean and balanced water are two essential features in keeping your pool maintained. Make a routine to clean your pool water and add pool cleaner once in a week. Plus, ensure to test the pH, free available chlorine of your swimming pool water. Additionally, you need to evaluate your pool if you encounter:
- Rain or windstorms
- More people than usual
- Smelling water
- if the water is burning your eyes
- If you notice slimy water
Avoid just adding chlorine in water, if you are controlling pH level. Our maintenance expert can help you with maintaining pH levels.
Pool Chemical Safety
Pool chemicals help in solving almost every water-related issue. Also, if these chemicals mishandled can harm as well. It can cause skin problems, eye damage, skin irritation etc. Follow below instructions to keep your pool chemical level balanced:
- Keep pool products away from children and pets.
- Follow the dosage directions and safety precautions very carefully, which are listed on the product label.
- Don’t mix spa, pool or household chemicals.
- Keep all flames away from pool chemicals.
- Flush all measuring equipment after using
- Avoid using empty vessels.
- You can check with local, state and federal regulations to know about the proper disposal.
- Never return spilt stuff to the original container or keep in the garbage.
- Dismiss all additional chemicals after closing your pool.
Check Your Water Level
Check your water level regularly, as it needs to be at the centre level of your pool for optimal results and performance. The lower water level can induce the pump to operate dry and blaze it up.
Purge the Skimmer Basket
Skimmer basket gets situated on the side of a pool, and you need to remove the surface of your pool before trash and contaminants grow saturated, heavy, and drift down to the bottom of the water. Clean and effective skimmer, help more stuff to skim off the surface of the pool water. You can easily open up the skimmer’s panel and remove the skimmer basket and can remove all the contentment.
Ensure to Examine the Chlorinator
Automatic deck chlorinator plays an important role in keeping chlorine tablet levels, storing, or possible clogging prevented in your pool. According to the pool design and size/shape, you can add a constant residual of required chlorine for continuous flow.
Ozone Generator is an additional feature which you can in your pool. It works as another sanitizer and needs to be checked frequently. This purifies pools as it reacts instantly with contaminants in the water and reduces the excess amount of chlorine. So, be sure to keep your generator to minimize the amount of chlorine.
Examine the Salt of the water
If you have a salt pool, which does not have any chlorine, then you may need a chlorine generator, which is a high-maintenance section of equipment that generates chlorine for you in a salt pool.
Use Power Wash To keep The Pool Deck Shining.
The area around your pool is also an indispensable component of being clean. Power washing or pressure washing can help you to keep your power-deck shining. It helps to get rid of rust or weather stains. Also, you can rent the power washer and start sweeping the deck free of any dirt or leaves. You can get the machine on low or medium speed for power spray. However, be sure to skip the areas you have already covered to prevent streaks.
Schedule a six-month service appointment-whether you think it is required or not
As per our experts, your swimming pool equipment, such as pumps, filters, heating systems needs regular checkups. Especially if you do not know anything related to pool cleaning. It would be best if you have a pool service professional come out to check your pool equipment to ensure that all are working fine. However, before making an appointment, make a list about any faults (if you have) and the things which you want them to check. This service appointment may seem like a waste of money, but detecting the issues prior to becoming its major can save you a lot more.
Our Expert guidance throughout
As professional swimming pool constructors, we can help you in achieving the desired result.
Swimming pool cleaning is a complex thing, and it needs to take care of several aspects. There are chances, where you end up juggling multiple professionals, complicated processes, and budget issues.
Swimmingpoolcompany has worked with multiple projects and helped many people across London in building and cleaning their swimming pools. Our clients always prefer our services over others, and we are still serving our initial clients with the swimming pool cleaning process. We let our clients know about the expected price, cleaning approach and all the necessary things, which is going to take place during the entire process.
So, wants to make your pool shiner and brighter? Contact us for expert services for your swimming pool cleaning.