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Pool Maintenance in Baton Rouge: What Does Cold Weather Mean for Your Pool?

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Oct 7, 2021 2:25:00 PM

Pools are designed and meant for the hot weather that is prevalent across south Louisiana for much of the year. However, even as long-awaited, or seldom it may be, cold, even freezing weather does make its way down here. When it arrives, ideally before it arrives, there are some steps you can take to make sure that your home’s pool is ready for a brief hibernation. Taking a few extra maintenance steps will keep your pool clean, safe, protected, and ready for spring.

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3 Pool Maintenance Checks for Summer [Infographic]

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jun 28, 2021 12:39:09 PM

Keeping your pool's water safe and clean is a top priority, especially in the summer months.  Regular pool maintenance becomes more important when swimming activity increases.  While this may sound like more work, it is actually quite simple to keep your pool's water and systems safe and clean this summer and throughout the year.  With frequent testing of the water's pH and chemicals, keeping the pool clear of debris, and having a clean filter will help to ensure a fun and healthy summer!

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Apartment and Condo Pool Maintenance Services: Tips for Your Property’s Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 22, 2021 10:00:00 AM

The pool, or pools, at your apartment or condominium complex serve a key amenity for your residents. Your pool provides a place for people to gather, relax, and entertain. However, it is critically important to keep this feature of your property clean, safe, and healthy. It doesn’t take much for a pool to quickly become an eyesore or an unsafe place. Fortunately, with some simple routine maintenance, you can avoid these problems. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you perform regular maintenance on and around your pool.

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Pool Maintenance Mistakes to Avoid: Caring for Your Commercial Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 15, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Pool maintenance and service is a critical responsibility for any pool owner. This is especially true for commercial properties like apartments, gyms, condos, hotels, and more. Your pools and water features serve as an amenity for your residents and guests to enjoy. It is important to ensure that your pool is safe, the water is healthy, and that your investment in these assets is protected. While regular, routine maintenance is the key to keeping your pool sparkling clean and safe, there are some common mistakes that can be made that actually achieve the opposite of this goal. Here are a few pool maintenance mistakes to be aware of for your commercial property pools and water features.  

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Baton Rouge Pool Care: Make Sure Your Backyard Pool is Summer Ready

Posted by Lucas Firmin on May 19, 2020 1:40:00 PM

While it doesn’t take too long after the holidays for the weather to heat up, the prime time for pool time really ramps up in the summer months.  While spring time serves as a warm up, there are a few things you’ll want to address before the pool parties and daily swims begin.

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