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The Cold vs. Your Pool Pump

Heat pumps allow us to extend the swimming pool season long into the winter months, and especially here in Florida. So is the colder temperature a problem for your pool pump, and is there anything you should do to protect your pool pump in the winter? The easy answer to both those questions if you live here in Florida is, …

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Cool Pool Facts!

So just in case you are bored out of your gourd like the rest of us, here are some cool pool facts to keep you entertained… Did you know the world’s largest swimming pool is located in Chile and covers almost 20 entire acres with over 6.6 million gallons of water? Also amazing, but not even close is our country’s …

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Water Aerobics

Water aerobics is, basically, a fitness workout in the pool. There is no swimming required, just immersion deep enough to provide an enjoyable type of resistance training. Pool noodles and kickboards can also be used within any water aerobics exercise program for added resistance. Plus, the health benefits of water aerobics are enormous! Water aerobics can improve your heart health, …

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What Is Dry Drowning?

Our pools can provide hours upon hours of great entertainment and relaxation, but in order to fully enjoy our pools safely, it’s good to understand the potential dangers for pool-goers and how to best avoid them. For instance, do you know what dry drowning is? We all know that a typical drowning occurs when water enters your airways and fills …

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Why Weekly Services for Your Pool Keep It Healthy

Today, we’re all about staying healthy, but health applies to our pools too. A healthy pool is a happy pool and one that can keep your family and friends healthy and happy too! Regular pool cleaning and maintenance service provided by SE Pool Supply & Chemical will keep your pool water well-balanced, can save you money by helping you avoid …

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Pool Safety for the Kids

Here are just a few safety tips – just skimming the surface – to help keep your kids safe in the pool… Check your pool and its surroundings for safety. This includes fencing. Make certain your fence is solid and its locks are in working order (and, of course, locked). When you aren’t using your pool, make sure your safety …

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Chlorine vs. Your Eyes

I bet we’ve all had our issues with the effects of chlorine: from those in the itchy, irritated skin camp to the folks who suffer from dry, brittle fingernails after taking a dip, to the poor souls who have experienced stripping of their hair’s natural oils or even the horrifying addition of a green tint to the color of their …

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Time and Effort – What It Is Worth to Your Pool

Mismanaged chemicals and poor maintenance can damage pool filters, pumps, heaters and more. Proper preventive pool care is definitely worth the time and effort because it can save you the hassles and money associated with repairs like these. Regular pool maintenance will take you approximately four to eight hours per week and it includes skimming debris from the surface of …

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Spending More Time in Your Pool? Good Idea! How to Keep Things Safe…

The way things are going, we’d all like to – maybe not drink cleaning fluids as has been previously suggested, but encase ourselves in a protective shield of chemicals that are safe, yet protect us from COVID-19.  That, my friends, is pretty much what you are doing when you swim in a pool that is well-maintained with the proper chemical …

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Pool Time Is Quality Family Time

Tired of constantly having to tell your kids not to bring their cell phones to the dinner table; to put the phone down so they can get started on their homework; or to simply look away from their phone and up at you while you are speaking to them? Yep, we all are. There are tons of great activities that …