Skin Care for Swimmers: Chlorine and Skin Rash

Your swimming pool is a sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation, but sometimes the chemicals and chlorine in your aquatic oasis are less than refreshing. Although you can’t be allergic to chlorine, the irritant contact dermatitis associated with the chemical, called “swimmer’s rash”, is about as painful and dangerous. 85% of …

Pool Maintenance 101 – A Complete Guide

Table of Contents Benefits of DIY Pool Maintenance (pg. 1) Swimming Pool Maintenance Costs (pg. 2) The Three “C’s” of Pool Maintenance (pg. 2) Pool Maintenance Equipment (pg. 2) Twice-Weekly Pool Maintenance Tasks (pg. 3) Pool Chemistry 101 and Chemical Balancing (pg. 3) Removing Debris from Pool and Pool Deck (pg. 3) Backwashing Your Pool …