Pool Care Tips from Allen Pool Service

Winter Pool Maintenance Tips

winter pool maintenance

Even in the winter months, there are some pool maintenance things that owners must pay attention to. It might not be quite as fun as tending to your pool in the summer months when you know you can enjoy it as quickly as possible after the hard work is done, but pool maintenance in the winter is just as important for the overall health of... Read More

Consider a Pool Inspection Before You Buy

pool inspection

Buying a new home can be an exciting time, especially when that potential new home comes with a pool! Whether it’s your first at-home pool or you’re a seasoned home pool owner, getting a pool inspection as well as a home inspection before you buy could save you money, headaches, and disappointment down the line. Not sure if a pool inspector is a necessary step?... Read More

Pre-Winter Pool Closing Checklist

pool cover tips

It’s nobody’s favorite time to get ready for, but it’s inevitable for a lot of pool owners. As summer fades to fall and winter tiptoes onto the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about your pool closing. If you’re not sure where to start, we’ve pulled together a pre-closing checklist for you to get all your ducks in a row before you actually have to... Read More

Value of Commercial Pool Upgrades

commercial pool upgrade

If you are managing or running a commercial property, you know how important it is to keep your facilities maintained and upgraded. Whether you are an apartment complex manager, running a hotel or a community recreational center, upgrades can make the difference to your bottom line. And, some of the best upgrades you can make is to your facility’s pool. We have done countless commercial... Read More

Getting You Pool Ready for Summer

Pool opening tips

Pool Opening Tips Summer is almost here in Atlanta. That means it is a good time to start thinking about getting your pool open and ready to go, especially if you did winterize it this season. Below are our tips for getting your pool up and running for the coming summer months. Remember, opening your pool correctly helps ensure safety and can help save you... Read More

Maintaining the Decking Around Your Pool

maintaining pool decking

Maintaining Pool Decking Did you know that a major part of a swimming pool renovation is new decking?  As a result, part of maintaining your pool is maintaining the decking around it, but, because it’s not the main event, this step can often be forgotten, or neglected. Unfortunately, a pool deck that isn’t properly maintained can lead to issues for your home as well as the... Read More

What to Look for in a Pool Cover

pool cover tips

Pool Cover Tips As your pool maintenance and service company, we know it’s almost pool closing time again – we can hardly believe how fast the year has flown by! If you’re prepping for pool closing time and aren’t so sure about your cover situation, we’ve got some tips for you. Whether it’s your first season as a pool owner and this is all new... Read More

Keeping Leaves out of Your Pool

Keeping Leaves out of Your Pool

Fall is upon us, and you know what that means – the leaves are starting to part ways with the trees they were once attached to. As they come falling down, pool owners everywhere get their preferred methods of leaf management in place. If you haven’t yet found a solid option for keeping your pool leaf-free this time of year, here are a few suggestions... Read More

What to Do if Someone Pees in the Pool

pool urine tips

Pool Urine Tips As much as we’d love for it to be true, owning a pool isn’t all sunshine and rainbows all the time. There are a few classically dreaded things that occur when you own a pool, and perhaps none of them are more misunderstood or improperly handled than the overdone (but painfully accurate) trope of peeing in the pool. Whether it’s a little... Read More

Tips for Keeping Your Pool’s pH in Check

pool pH tips

Pool pH Tips When it comes to pool maintenance, the thing pool owners hear most often typically comes back to the pool’s pH level. And with good reason, too. If you haven’t paid too close of attention to your pool’s pH level as of late, here are some pool pH tips for why it’s important and how to make sure you’re keeping it healthy! And,... Read More