How to make the most of a swim exercise routine

How to make the most of a swim exercise routine

Swimming is fun and doesn’t seem like a workout for many people. If you and your children spend a lot of time together in the family swimming pool, you just might get in shape when you’re playing Marco Polo! How to make the most of a swim exercise routine,...
What’s the best pool water temperature?

What’s the best pool water temperature?

What’s the best pool water temperature? If there is any question guaranteed to start conversations and fights among family members and guests in your pool that is the one! The “best” temperature for you is vastly different than the “best”...
Why is the pool water making your eyes red?

Why is the pool water making your eyes red?

What’s that smell? If you smell chlorine when you go out to take a dip in your swimming pool, that’s not a good thing. Many people think the scent of chlorine means their pool water is clean — it means the chemicals are out of balance. Why is the...
How clean are your pool steps?

How clean are your pool steps?

If you have taken on the role of “pool service pro” at your house we’d like to know, “how clean are your pool steps?”¬†Cleaning the pool steps — the actual step and behind and around them — can help prevent algae growth and it...
Is your pool water too hot?

Is your pool water too hot?

Jumping into your swimming pool should be a cool, refreshing time. But when you go to jump in and cool off is your pool water too hot? Not too many people want to “get away” in water that is as warm as a bathtub. If your swimming pool water is inching into...
Hot tub care tips

Hot tub care tips

Hot tub care tips is information that pool builders in Champaign, Illinois from Imperial Pools talk about with their swimming pool and hot tub customers. Hot tub care is similar, but different from swimming pool care and maintenance. The main reason for the...