Recently, the Pool+Spa team sat down with three industry experts to discuss the future of chlorine in the pool and spa industry. We posed five questions to get the conversation rolling and the result was a healthy debate about key issues facing the industry today.
I agree chlorine is here to stay in the pool industry and drinking water treatment as well - even more so in light of the toxic algae and brain-eating amoebas that were recently discovered in surface water sources for drinking water.
All Daisy Pool Covers are constructed using the company's trademarked UltraDome technology, which ensures that every bubble has a consistent thickness with two-thirds of total polyethylene (PE) in the lower layer.
Two cases of Legionnaires' disease in New Zealand have been traced back to a spa pool that had not been maintained or cleaned. A 79-year-old man and a 65-year-old woman contracted the disease from a spa pool at a motel in Hokitika in 2013.
More than half of all Australian pool owners fail to maintain their pools during the winter months, the 2014 PoolWerx Winter Pool Care Survey has revealed.
Swimart is seeking operators for its new mobile franchise network. The company is offering existing mobile pool operators the chance to join Swimart for free, plus a contribution of up to $8000 towards the conversion cost.
Pool chemicals are responsible for nearly 5000 emergency room visits in the US each year, according to a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Pool operators, owners and swimmers often hear about Cryptosporidium and Giardia, germs that may be present in pools and spas and if ingested make swimmers sick. So what exactly are these bugs and how are they transferred from one person to another?
The SwingSweep cleaning and circulation enhancement system can be used as a standalone system to improve both cleaning and circulation, or combined with any Paramount in-floor cleaning system.
The HRA6 is an advanced pool cover reel with an adjustable attachment clamp for frame-style, above-ground pools.