Pool Maintenance Tips with Mr. B’s
Pool Tips & Tricks
Keeping the Pool Clean Year-Round
Pool Maintenance Tips
Mr. B’s wants your pool to stay in top shape all summer long. To make sure, we’re sharing these pool maintenance tips to help you along the way.
- Keep the Pool & Surrounding Area Clean
Good pool maintenance starts with good housekeeping, pool owners must brush side walls and pool bottom regularly.
Empty skimmer and pump baskets as needed
Vacuum debris from pool as needed
Skim surface water as needed
Monitor filter pressure gauge
Chemically Clean Filter 2x/Season
Owners must keep the pool water in motion
Moving water through the filter traps dirt & contaminants
Distributes chemicals evenly
Eliminates “dead spots” where algae may bloom
Point return jets downward 45 degrees and to one side
Run pump 10 to 12 hours daily; sometimes longer after rains storms or heavy swimming load
3. Maintain Proper Water Balance
Why is proper chemical balance so important?
Protects surface and equipment
Keeps water sparkling clean
Reduces maintenance costs
Inhibits algae growth