Does your pool need a phosphate remover?

In recent years the use of phosphate removers in swimming pools has been a hot topic and the subject of much debate. Here’s a little background on the subject. Phosphates are a biological building block that nourish and promote the growth of plants – including algae. Phosphates are present in all natural water, which obviously…

Choosing the Right Surface for Your Pool

Today, luxury pools are growing more common, and there are many options for customization. If you don’t have a swimming pool and are thinking about getting one, it pays to know what your options are. Before you make that call, let’s go over the “big three” construction methods, as well as the best surface finishes…

Never use a wire brush on a fiberglass pool.

My company, Fibre Tech, has converted thousands of concrete pools to our patented fiberglass surface. One of the first things that I tell every one of my customers is to throw away their wire brushes after their pool has been resurfaced. That’s because the stiff, hard wire brushes that pool owners use to clean their…