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    How To Route Your Pool's Plumbing And Set Up Your Equipment Pad

    By Laci
    The diagrams below are meant to be general examples of how you can route your swimming pool's plumbing as well as how you can set up your equipment pad. If you have questions you can leave them in the comment section below or you're always welcome to contact our team! 
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    How To Troubleshoot Problems with Your Salt Cell

    By Laci
    The most common concern we get for salt system owners is that the the salt cell is not producing chlorine. However, very often this concern is only triggered because the pool turned green or the water test shows zero free chlorine. More often, if the salt system is fairly new (only a few years old) we find that there's nothing actually wrong with the system. The pump just isn't being ran long enough or the chlorine output is to low, or the pool is not being shocked as needed, Oh yeah, salt pools still need shocked.  However, if your salt system has a light on or flashing we have additional resources for you. While the examples to follow specifically showcase Hayward Salt Systems, the resources are applicable to other brands. 
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    Chlorine vs. Saltwater vs. Mineral System Pool Sanitizers: Pros and Cons

    By Kathy
    When it comes to pool sanitation systems, there are quite a few options available. The most popular are traditional chlorine and saltwater systems, and mineral systems. But what are the differences between chlorine, saltwater and mineral swimming pools? Does one keep the water cleaner than another? What's better for your pool? What's better for your skin and hair? Which is the most cost-effective?
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    When Disaster Strikes

    By Laci
    We were recently made aware of that one of our Royal Swimming Pools customers was a Pool Hero! What does this mean? Michael's pool was up and it was beautiful! And then as fate would have it a natural disaster showed up and made camp in his backyard. What happened next was the work of man who was determined to enjoy his new pool! Here's Michael's story!
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    Programming Videos for Hayward Aqua Plus and Pro Logic

    By Greg
    The Hayward Aqua Plus and Pro Logic control systems are very complex and can seem difficult to program at times but we are here to help with a variety of videos that overview the process of programming various features on your system. To watch each video, please click the link. To purchase a replacement salt cell, flow switch, remote, or any accessories for the Aqua Plus or Pro Logic Controller please contact us here or by calling 866-532-8194. 
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    Aqua Genie Product Information and Installation Instructions

    By Greg
    The Aqua Genie for inground swimming pools is a skimmer and return system built into one centralized unit. The Aqua Genie's two-pipe installation system is as easy as it gets. One pipe runs from the Aqua Genie to the filter and another pipe returns from the filter to the Aqua Genie. This amazingly uncomplicated design means installation is easy and less expensive.
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    Swimming Pool Corrosion

    By Debbie
    There are several different factors that can cause corrosion of above ground and in ground swimming pools. Some of these factors are keeping improper ph levels, total alkalinity, or even keeping improper salt or chlorine levels. It is very important to keep your swimming pool water chemistry at the proper levels, and also repair any swimming pool leaks.
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    Ozone Water Treatment

    By Greg
    Ozone is a form of oxygen produced when a spark or UV light is passed through air or oxygen.  Naturally occurring ozone is commonly found after a thunderstorm or in the upper atmosphere and has an odd smell to it that is similar to that of weak chlorine.  An ozonator is a device used to produce ozone. 
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    Winterizing Your Pool

    By Greg
    Winterizing your pool properly can prolong the life of your pool, extend your investment, and save yourself hours of hard work come springtime. Here’s your complete checklist for proper pool winterization.
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    New Robotic Swimming Pool Cleaners

      We have added a full line of new inground and above ground robotic pool cleaners to our website. Brands include Aquabot, Aqua Max, Dolphin, Dolphin commercial, Jetmax commercial, Nitro, Pentair, and Hayward TigerShark for inground swimming pools. For above ground swimming pool we have added four robotic pool cleaners the Pool Rover, Pool Rover Junior, Dolphin Robo-Kleen and the RoboKleen Plus. We added the smart ring drain cover that prevents the robotic cleaner from getting stuck on the main drains. We also added a universal carry caddy to transport almost any inground robotic pool cleaner or above ground robotic pool cleaner. We will add the brand new Polaris 9300 Sport coming spring 2010.
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