Jacob Fladhammer

8
Oct

Energy Efficient Pool Pumps

How Long Do Pool Pumps Last? The pool pump is the core piece of equipment for the entire swimming pool. It provides the power to circulate the water and run the filtration system. Without a pump, the swimming pool is useless. On average, a pool pump lasts about eight years before it needs to be replaced. Signs of a Failing

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24
Sep

Gas and Electric Pool Heater Installation

Trust the Experts to Install the Right Pool Heater Emerald Pools and Spas offers only the best service when installing new Electric Pool Heat Pumps. We will handle everything from installing a new electrical run from your panel to the pool equipment plumbing in a new heat pump. These heaters require quite a bit of electricity so please feel free

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24
Sep

Automatic Pool Cleaners

There are many different types of pool cleaners available now. It seems that technology is taking over this market within the swimming pool industry and it is revolutionizing the ways we maintain our pools. Automatic Pool Cleaners are the result of innovation in the industry. As a result, cutting-edge technologies are being implemented in more advanced and higher line cleaners.

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22
Sep

Spa and Pool Lights

Pool and Spa lights have come a long way from just the good old-fashioned 400w lights that we have been putting in for 30 years. Recent technology has changed the whole industry and now there are so many options for pool lights. If you’re considering remodeling your pool or inground spa, you’ll want to look into new lighting. LED technology

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22
Sep

Pool Salt Systems In Arizona

Did you know salt water pool systems help reduce sensitivities to pool water and irritations such as dry skin or itchy eyes? They are great for children and a pet-friendly alternative way to sanitize your water as well! Myths about pool salt systems “I have a salt water pool, NOT a chlorine pool” That is false, if you have a

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22
Sep

Pool Filter Repair and Replacement

How Can I Tell If My Pool Filter Needs Repair Or Replacement? How Often To Change Pool Filter Well, the first thing to consider is, when was the last time your pool filter was cleaned or serviced? This should be done every 6 months on all cartridge and DE filters. Schedule this service with a professional swimming pool company that offers

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22
Sep

In-Floor Pool Cleaning

What is the Best Way to Clean Your Pool? We at Emerald Pools believe that in-floor cleaning is the best way to clean your pool. These can be extremely complex and we strongly recommend having our in-floor specialist come out if you need a diagnostic on your in-floor system. DID YOU KNOW: The most common reason why in floor systems do

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22
Sep

Swimming Pool Automation

Simplify Your Life with Pool Automation Do you ever think to yourself that you are tired of walking over to your pool equipment late at night, turn valves, turn the heater on, turn the lights on and then hope you did everything correctly? Oh and then do it again to turn everything off when you are done using the pool?

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19
Sep

Variable Speed Pool Pump Benefits

Why choose an energy efficient variable speed pool pump? Single speed pool pumps currently take close to 2.2kw per hour energy usage which generally averages $0.25 per hour to run your standard pool pump Variable Speed Pumps take on average 0.8kw, which means running at $0.10 per hour saves the average homeowner close to $450 per year on their electric

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19
Sep

Pool Filter Cleaning

How Often Should You Clean Your Pool Filter? Ideally, schedule a professional pool filter cleaning every six months. This will extend the life of your pool equipment and helps maintain the health of your swimming pool water.  What does cleaning a pool filter entail? Pre-inspect of complete system before cleaning Disassemble the filter housing Remove the cartridges or grids from

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