When preparing for an impending storm or hurricane, pool owners should take a few extra precautions. Here we have compiled a list some do’s and don’ts to help you out. While some tasks may seem like common sense, others may surprise you.
Due to the disastrous, record breaking rain over the weekend, some of you might be experiencing pools which are filled too high, or are already over flowing. There’s really nothing dangerous about having a pool which is filled to the brim, but the pool does run better and the filter works more efficiently if the water level isn’t too high.
Yes, Florida is the sunshine state, but recently, it seems like the rainy state. Some of you might be wondering how all of this rain affects your pool. Believe it or not, the rain isn’t diluting the chemicals in your pool, but rather its adding things to it.
Are you dreaming of your backyard oasis? Are you dreaming of a place for the family to play and have fun together? Summer is just around the corner, and sometimes it’s nice to relax at home rather than head out to the beach. LaPensee Plumbing, Pools & Air’s new pool construction team can transform your back yard into the beautiful oasis you’ve always wanted. Your dream come true!
Spring has sprung, and so has pollen! Pollen, dirt and bugs will collect on the pool surface creating a film. If your pool is in a rental property, this time of year is busier than normal, so there can be build ups of hair and sun tan lotion as well. (This is why it’s always a good idea to rinse before jumping in!)
When preparing for an impending storm or hurricane, pool owners should take a few extra precautions. Here we have compiled a list some do’s and don’ts to help you out. While some tasks may seem like common sense, others may surprise you. DO Check the drainage of your deck or patio around the pool– Water…
Not only is LaPensee Plumbing and Pools equipped and home to Manatee County’s only “living” showroom featuring high end fixtures for your bath and kitchen, but they have expanded to include a showroom specifically for their pool division clients. The new addition houses various tile samples from the Luv Tile line as well as Pebble…
Summer time is all about fun and relaxation. What better place to relax than to lounge in your swimming pool? Whether you take care of your pool maintenance yourself or have a professional do it, there are things you need to know in order to keep a healthy chemical balance in your pool for your family….
2014 marks a major development in the pool division at LaPensee Plumbing and Pools. Although the company has been providing pool maintenance, equipment repair and replacement, resurfacing and full service cleaning since 2007, they have decided to branch out and do new construction as well. Now the company can serve those who currently have pools as well as those who have always dreamed of building their personal backyard oasis.
Cooler temperatures have arrived and if you don’t have a heater in your pool it is unlikely you will be swimming during the cooler months. Some may think that as long as you are not using your pool, it doesn’t get dirty but that is not the case. Proper maintenance is just as important during cooler weather as it is when you are swimming every day. Here are some useful tips to keep your pool in tip-top shape during the winter.