Pool News

It’s June – Delegate These Tasks!

Running an outdoor pool? Your life just got busy. Save your summer by spreading the workload. Here are some tasks that are easy to share…   Scheduling – Managers love to be in charge of the schedule. At big pools, … Read more

Stronger Records, Better Pools – How Detailed Reporting Supports the Best Pool Operators

With a couple quick changes to your record keeping, you can save time, money and frustration, all while documenting your best practices poolside. Incident and Accident Reports Why You’re Doing It – You may be prompted to complete these reports … Read more

Basic First Aid Checklist for Pools

Every pool should have a basic first aid checklist. Don’t respond empty handed. All too often, we audit safety equipment poolside and come up short. What good is a bottle of Aspirin and a few Band-Aid’s when tasked with a real emergency? … Read more

Countdown to Summer – A Week by Week Pool Opening Checklist

Running a seasonal pool? Don’t wait until May to start your summer season prep work. Follow our week by week pool opening checklist and you’ll be ahead of the summer crowds. Ten Weeks Out – Early Season Considerations Begin your … Read more

Aquatic Trade Magazines

With tight budgets and travel restrictions, an aquatic trade show or industry conference may not be on your 2021 calendar. Not to worry – there’s a safe, convenient and inexpensive way to stay up to date on everything you need … Read more

Swimming Pool Codes by State

Looking for your state swimming pool code? We’ve compiled the list below to help. For a more complete list of aquatic codes, standards and regulations check out our Aquatic Resource Guide. Swimming Pool Codes by State and County Alaska Anchorage … Read more

Swimming Pool Operator Resource Guide – Quick Access to Swimming Pool Codes, Standards and Regulations

  Chances are, if you’ve got a swimming pool question, the answer exists below. We’ve compiled the most up to date swimming pool codes, standards, regulations and resources from around the country. The links and phone numbers will help you … Read more

Running the Numbers – How to Save on Pool Chemicals

Swimming pool chemicals are expensive, and simple adjustments now can save you thousands each year. Below we offer the basic chemical arguments every operator considers. Choose wisely and you’ll save big on pool chemicals while your pool sparkles.   Big Picture … Read more

Indoor Pool? Stop That Smell!

It’s an issue we all face – you don’t want your indoor pool to smell like, well…  a pool. A welcoming swim environment has to have great water and great air. Here’s how you achieve both. The Problem – Indoor … Read more

Pool Chemical Safety – Essential Information for Your Entire Aquatics Team

Pool chemicals safety is vital. Chemical spills, inadvertent mixing, splash back and fumes increase risk exposure at every facility. Those risks only grow as more pool personnel have access to chemical storage areas. From front-line staff to management personnel, it’s … Read more