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Chris Tebbutt

In 2016 I got my first house that had a pool and I had no idea where to begin. Over time I have learnt how to do most things myself (I am really into DIY) and wanted to share my information with other. I was one of the people who thought if water smelt like chlorine, that meant there was too much chlorine in the water!

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Pool Filter Cleaner Homemade? We Show You How!

By Chris Tebbutt / February 27, 2019

A pool filter acts as the last line of defense in trapping debris and removing contaminants keeping your swimming pool clean. Thus, it is imperative that you always use the right pool filter and keep it clean as you possibly can. You can make your own pool filter cleaner homemade to supplement or replace the […]

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How To Clean A Pool Filter

By Chris Tebbutt / February 27, 2019

A pool pump filter plays an essential role in any swimming pool. It filters out the water in the pool. The pool filter hooks up to the pipe entering your pool to ensure water flows via it before it makes its way into the pool. With an optimally functioning water filter, you will have to […]

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Why Does Pool Water Turn Green, And Is It Safe?

By Chris Tebbutt / February 27, 2019

How does swimming pool water turn green and exactly what are the consequences of swimming in a green pool? Well there are many but first lets go over why your pool is green in the first place. The green you see in your pool is what as known as Algae. While generally Algae is harmless […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Salt Water Pools

By Chris Tebbutt / February 25, 2019

There are two major types of swimming pools you can choose from: salt water pools or chlorine pools. The choice of any of them depends on your preferences and individual needs. However, making a choice on which pool is better might be a big challenge, especially if you are a new swimmer. In this article, […]

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Pool Cover On Or Off During The Day, What Is Better?

By Chris Tebbutt / February 25, 2019

We get asked this question a lot here, pool cover on or off during the day, what is the best option? Normally if you want to keep your pool clean you would have installed a pool cover that is on the pool at night. Some of these are electrically operated so they are easy to open […]

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Host The Best Swimming Pool Party: Food, Game Ideas and More

By Chris Tebbutt / February 25, 2019

There is no denying that swimming pool parties can be great fun, especially during the hot summer months. Planning a successful party will take some work.  You can enhance your pool party to become better with pool party ideas. Here are the best swimming pool party ideas to help you plan a successful fun and […]

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Waterproof Tattoo Cover Up For Swimming

By Chris Tebbutt / December 20, 2018

Tattoos look awesome!  Nearly everyone has one or more tattoos. Tattoos are an ideal way to show off your personality and unique sense of style. After getting a tattoo, there are certain steps you should take to make sure that you protect your body art and your health too. If you submerge your tattoo in […]