Are you making money? There are two ways you can make more money: Decrease your expenses and/or increase prices. Preferably both. 1. Expenses: Review every expense in your business.. Utilities, Business Insurance, Rent or Leasing Costs, Automobile Costs (Payments, Insurance, Maintenance, Fuel), Payroll Expenses, Mobile Phone Expense, Eating Out, Software Costs, Accounting, Marketing, Taxes, Product Costs.. Open […]
Five common swimming pool care mistakes
What are the 5 Common Pool Care Mistakes? Avoiding these 5 pool care mistakes will guarantee a crystal clear pool all season long. The #1 mistake is not testing your pool water. Most pool owners own a bottle of test strips, but they can’t tell you what the strip tests for. Water balance and sanitation […]
In-Store Swimming Pool Water Test Labs – Are they hurting your business?
In my opinion, the answer is, YES! Let me tell you why.. For the pool and spa retail store owners.. You are putting your chemical business in the hands of one device. You better make sure that device is giving you, your staff and your customers accurate information. The manufactures of in store water testing […]
Why do swimming pool liners wrinkle?
This is a topic both pool owners and liner installers are interested in learning more about. Pool owners are asking, “Do you offer a warranty on my liner wrinkling”? The answer is always, no we do not warranty our liners against wrinkling. In this article we will answer why pool liners wrinkle and give you […]
Best Hot Tub Options & Features
Your new or existing spa can be equipped with select options that will take your hot tub from relaxing… to luxurious. You can choose from cool features like.. waterfalls, built-in Bluetooth stereos, LED color lights, automatic chemical generators, WIFI control & custom spa covers. Take your spa to the next level with any one of these […]
Why choose a fiberglass in-ground pool?
I hope to provide you with an educated answer as to why you should choose to install a fiberglass pool over say a vinyl liner pool. This can be a tough choice for some but I believe I can sway your decision by the time you finish reading this article. When talking with your prospective […]
Leak Detection Video Camera Inspection on Residential Pool
Camera inspection cameras can be extremely useful locating leaks in swimming pool skimmers, returns, and main drain lines. The Rigid SeeSnake Video Inspection Camera is perfect for locating cracks or stress fractures, PVC fitting glue joint displacements, plumbing blockages, punctures in underground pipes, cuts, etc.. When any damage is found video or pictures of the affected […]
How to Repair Plastic Swimming Pool Coping
Have you come across pools with cracked coping? This pool was built in the 90’s. The white plastic coping had gone through many years of freeze and thaw causing it to bulge & crack. We opened up each crack using a V blade on a 4″ grinder. The voids behind the coping were filled with […]
What is the #1 cause of all spa repairs?
Clogged Cartridge Filters! Dirty cartridge filters cause the pumps to run hotter as the circ pump or jet pumps struggle to pull water through dirty filters. Heat kills pump motors and pump seals. Dirty cartridge filters cause the water flow to slow. You might see an error code on the top side control; (HL […]
Stop Testing PH In Your Pool Water
What I mean is… Begin by testing and adjusting alkalinity first, before PH and Calcium Hardness. EVERY TIME! If your alkalinity is high STOP there. There is no need to test for PH. Look at your Taylor Technologies Pool Care Guide for how much acid to add to lower the alkalinity. Most simple cheap test kits […]