The following Pool Care Guide is a manual for maintaining your pool in the simplest, most efficient way possible and with as few chemicals as possible. It strives to provide factual, tried and true techniques and methods to prevent problems and to deal with swimming pool problems when they arise.

  • How your pool works

    • Swimming pool types & styles
    • Components of a Swimming Pool
    • How it all works
    • Maintaining proper circulation
  • Pool Water Calculator

  • Maintenance

  • Opening & closing your pool

  • Troubleshooting

    • Green Pool Water
    • Cloudy Pool water
    • Bubbles coming out of pool jets
    • Pool Pump Problems
    • Filter Problems
    • Foam
    • Low free chlorine
    • Phosphates
    • Stains in the pool
    • Green hair
    • Pool Leaks
    • Wildlife in the pool
    • Pink slime in the pool
    • White mold in the pool
  • Using less chemicals

  • Pool temperature

  • Heating a swimming pool