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Zodiac MX8 Pool Cleaner Now $374.00 after manufacturer’s mail-in rebate
The Zodiac MX8 is ready to battle your pool's toughest dirt and debris. The dual cyclonic suction enables the MX8 to move faster and deliver unsurpassed vacuum power, while requiring 30% less flow. Its ultra efficient design requires less flow than any cleaner in its class for maximum energy sav...

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Salt Water Pool Frequently Asked Questions This sampling of FAQs should help with some basic salt water pool information and troubleshooting issues. As always, visiting our store and meeting with us is always your best bet. Have more questions? Contact us today. Do salt pools have chlor...

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Pool Terms This glossary is a tool for getting acquainted with a variety of pool-related terms. You will be better able to maintain your pool with a basic understanding of the words below. Either browse around or search for a particular word: Algae Chlorine Demand Reagent ...

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Product Safety HANDLING AND USE OF POOL AND SPA CARE PRODUCTS   Always read the product label and follow directions carefully. It contains important information on the proper application, handling and storage of the compound you're using. Used correctly, water maintenance produc...

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Pool Safety Here are some pool safety reminders to help prevent accidents and to keep your family and friends safe. SUPERVISION Adult supervision is a key element in getting the maximum, safest enjoyment from your pool. Never let children under the age of 14 swim unsupervised in a pool. ...

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Closing Your Pool We can show you why winterizing is the most important thing you can do to make your spring pool opening as easy as possible. There are enormous benefits to correctly closing your pool, including: Protecting your pool surfaces and equipment. Keeping water looking its best...

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Opening Your Pool Pool School Video Performing your pool opening the right way can mean the difference between a summer of fun and a summer of headaches! Follow these important (and easy) steps to ensure a smooth, carefree pool opening in the spring. And remember, we are always ready to assist...

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Troubleshooting Algae Black Algae Chlorine Residual Cloudy Water Foam Mustard (yellow) Algae Scale Staining Algae   Definition/Cause A common "green" algae that can be free floating or wall-clinging. Ranges in sev...

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5 Keys to Basic Pool Care The 5 essentials of pool maintenance described here will give you a basic understanding of how your pool functions. For a carefree swimming season, learn about the 5 keys and visit us any time you need assistance or expert advice. Pool care can be simp...

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This sampling of FAQs should help with some basic chemistry information and troubleshooting issues. As always, visiting our store and meeting with us is always your best bet. Have more questions? Contact us today. What can I do if algae shows up in my pool? My water looks cloudy. How can I f...

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Hot Tubs Help Keep Your Heart Healthy
Want to do something good for your heart this fall? Try relaxing in a hot tub! Research has shown that a soak in a hot tub increases the heart rate while lowering blood pressure instead of raising it as exercise does. It’s not only your heart that benefits, however. In Hot Water & Healt...

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The Good Kind of Cover-Up
Although there’s still a few weeks left to enjoy your pool--kids coming home from a hot classroom love the chance to cool off before they tackle their homework—it won’t be too long before it’s time to close your pool for the winter. When that time comes, do yourself a favor a...

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Spend More Time Enjoying Your Pool
Feeling cheated out of pool time? There are several energy efficient ways you can make the swim season last a little longer. Even as the temperatures begin to dip, a swimming pool heater can warm things up and enable you to enjoy your pool for several more weeks. Pentair has gas heaters that will...

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