TDS in pools

Pools that are loaded with totoal dissolved solids “TDS” are tons of fun.  Especially when every thing was looking great three days before, then you show up and everything has gone haywire.   I have a small fiberglass pool in Southern Shores. We opened it...
Proper Pool Chemistry

Proper Pool Chemistry

As pool cleaners on the Outer Banks our most important job is proper pool chemistry.  Most people think we just show up vacuum out the sand from the pool and hot tub, add some chlorine tabs and leave.  But without testing and balancing all the chemicals you can have...
Cyunaric  Acid?

Cyunaric Acid?

  so many times I have been asked why am I draining the swimming pool?  Can’t you clear it up without draining and refilling it? Then I go on to explain cyunaric acid and how it builds up over time from chlorine tabs. They look at me like I have two heads. Then...
Weekly Pool Maintenance

Weekly Pool Maintenance

If your rental property is located in Corolla, Duck or Southern Shores.   You have many choices for a pool and spa maintenance company.  But do your homework first before choosing, because pool appearance and service is one of the top three things complained about by...