Posts with the tag “swimming-pools”
Vapor Retardants and Water Conservation
April 26th, 2016
Everyone knows that liquid pool covers save heat in pools by lowering the rate of evaporation, right? Well, some people know that (now you certainly do!). What often goes unrecognised, however, is t...
Opening Season Has Arrived!
April 18th, 2016
For swimming pool owners and those in the pool industry, the days and weeks leading up to the May long weekend are usually very busy. Everywhere you turn there is a swimming pool that needs to be ope...
Drought - Is it Conflicting With Your Pool Opening?
April 5th, 2016
The last thing any community wants to hear as the weather starts to warm up again for Spring and Summer is that their local public pool will not be opening for the season - due to water shortage caus...
How Healthy is Your City?
August 1st, 2013
The 2013 American Fitness Index has recently been released - you can veiw the entire study / results here: http://americanfitnessindex.org It is phenomenally interesting. At a quick glance you can di...
Fix My Facility - Aquatics Int'l Contest Winner
January 9th, 2013
The New Year is upon us all, and it is a great time for reflection, motivation and resolutions. One way to improve upon successes and failures of previous years, is to adapt to current situations stra...
Hot Topic: Water Quality Maintenance
October 11th, 2012
Maintaining water quality is a HOT TOPIC among facility managers. Questions, answers, problems and solutions - they are never ending. Water quality can make or break a facility so it is not surprising...
Winterize Your Heatsavr System
September 6th, 2012
Sadly, Labor Day weekend signals the close of some - though certainly not all - outdoor seasonal swimming pools. As per usual, this has lead many pool owners and operators using Heatsavr with an Autom...
Does Your Pool Need to Gain More Heat?
June 12th, 2012
Recently I have been receiving quite a few inquiries about Heatsavr's affect on solar gain.Many people understand that by using our liquid pool cover, their pool will retain up to 50% of the heat that...
Refreshed Industry Demands: Pool Covers
June 7th, 2012
As the industry evolves and grows in tune with the economic and social situations facing the world, new demands will be made for certain products, other products will become less desirable, and some p...
Understanding Evaporative Loss in Swimming Pools
June 1st, 2012
On occasion, I get customers who are't wholly satisficed with the results they have seen using our EcosavrTM liquid pool cover. As you can imagine I hate to hear these sentiments and I immediately hav...
Swimming Pool Heat Retention
May 9th, 2012
'Tis the season for opening swimming pools. 'Tis also the season for warm days, cool evenings. The weather is getting to the point where it is beautiful enough that, across North America, the masse...
The Hidden Benefits of Aquatics Centers
April 3rd, 2012
While reading Prevention Magazine a few days ago, (I know I can hear your chuckles, but I like it!), I came across an interesting statistic. This is not a direct quote, but I am fairly certain the num...
Avoiding a World Without Water
March 28th, 2012
I heard about World Water Day for the first time yesterday. I realize that I learned about it too late to participate for 2012 - it is the 22nd of March every year - but I can still educate myself on ...
Creating New Pool Packages - What should be in them?
March 22nd, 2012
The business of being a pool builder isn't just about putting a pool in the ground and collecting a paycheck.I'm not even going to pretend I have a clue about the engineering and actual building proce...
Upgrade your equipment for efficiency
March 13th, 2012
I have been scanning a new pool industry forum lately: PoolFYI.comGranted, the information there is mainly residential based, but there is a lot of material that can be used in just about any pool rel...
Can I help you to increase sales?
March 8th, 2012
I wanted to take a minute or two of your time today to share with you some "items" that will definitely help with the sales and promotion of Ecosavr & Heatsavr this year. I truly believe that these "i...
Therapeutic Swimming Environments
February 21st, 2012
De-Mythifying Liquid Pool Covers
February 6th, 2012
I was very recently in Atlantic City for the North East Pool & Spa Association Trade Show. I attend this show every year, and I have noticed that, in the past few years, there has been a growing atten...
Is Your Aquatics Facility as Cost Effective As Possible?
July 12th, 2011
Have you Optimized Your Opening Events?
May 10th, 2011
Taking a Lesson in Conservation from Dorm Residents
November 24th, 2010
3 Tips To Save Energy, Money & Heat In Your Swimming Pool
November 16th, 2010