Get Your Pool Ready for the Marin Winter

All around Marin, the leaves are falling. So it’s time to prepare your pool for the coming cold winter weather. Solar winterization – Prevent freeze damage by draining your solar panels and changing appropriate valve settings. If you need help, give us a call to...
Swimming Pool Surfaces

Swimming Pool Surfaces

New swimming pool surfaces are far superior to what was used in the past. In Marin County, plaster has been the finish of choice for many years. It still provides a beautiful finish but has definite disadvantages such as: it stains easily, has a relatively short life...

Summer is here!

Summer is here and everyone wants a warm pool to swim in. Solar blankets are an affordable, effective way to heat your pool. Most swimming pools will reach 80-84 degrees in full sun. Another great benefit of solar blankets is prevention of evaporation, up to 90%!...
Swimming Pool Auto-Fillers

Swimming Pool Auto-Fillers

Why Auto-Fillers? Pool owners know how fast water evaporates from their swimming pool during the Summer months. You have to add water weekly. If you don’t maintain the proper water level you run the risk of pump damage. So, when you want to go on vacation you have a...
Swimming Pool Filters

Swimming Pool Filters

Sand Filter and Crushed Glass Media We can help you upgrade your swimming pool filters. A typical pool sand filter is a plastic, fiberglass, or stainless steel tank that has sand and gravel for filtration. Sand Filter manufacturers recommend changing the entire sand...

Skimmers, the Most Common Marin Pool Leak

In Marin, especially this year, watch out for leaks in your pool. The skimmer is, by far, the most common source of water loss. It’s the small vessel on the deck through which water is pumped to the filtration system. Although part of the pool, the skimmer is...

Marin Pool Owner’s Spring Checklist

Get ready for the swim season! Whether you’re a do-it-yourselfer or need a hand, here’s a list to accomplish before swimsuits and floaties come out for summer: Solar startup – Mid-April is solar heating startup time. We can help, with complete startup services, from...