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Expand Programming to Boost Pool Attendance

Problem Solver - August 2016

Safe, modular inflatables are available to help make your pool more fun. They are easy to set up and allow you to be innovative and provide variety in your programming lineup at a relatively low cost.

Prevent & Solve Water Problems

Problem Solver - August 2016

In addition, provide training for your staff on the ins and outs of the system. You need to ensure that a professional is always on hand who understands the best practices for maintaining water balance and sanitizer residuals.

Refurbish Your Old Pool

Problem Solver - August 2016

A PVC pool shell will span cracks, has an aesthetically pleasing look, and offers the added benefit of providing a softer surface and more secure footing for users, especially those doing water aerobics classes. Using a PVC pool shell is always less expensive than conventional renovation, so you'll be able to reallocate funds toward options like waterslides and other fun water-play elements that will entice new, family-oriented members.

Save Energy & Money at Your Pool

Problem Solver - August 2016

Another easy fix to help reduce your energy consumption is to use pool covers. These can lower the cost of heating the pool, while also reducing evaporation, saving you from water loss. When you keep the water in the pool, you use less energy to heat and treat it, which means a pool cover is a smart, cost-efficient way to conserve resources and operating expenses.

Control Noise in Your Natatorium or Gym

Problem Solver - August 2016

Because your facility has not yet been constructed, the necessary acoustic testing will need to be done via computer modeling based on your architect's specs. Armed with this analysis, you can identify a solution to fit your design and meet your needs, such as the installation of acoustic panels that reduce reverberation and improve the ambient sound environment.

Choose the Right Starting Blocks for Your Pool

Problem Solver - August 2016


Provide Shade at the Pool

Problem Solver - August 2016

If you want to keep the support columns out of the way, look for a cantilever design, which features support columns only on the back side of the canopy to leave the front and two sides obstacle-free. This will keep columns away from the edge of the pool, improving safety.

Save Money, Improve Safety With Chlorine Generation

Problem Solver - August 2016


Passing the Smell Test

Clearing the Air in Aquatic Facilities

Web Exclusive - August 2016

Indoor aquatic facilities can present numerous problems in terms of air quality—ultimately threatening the health of swimmers and staff, as well as the pool's infrastructure itself. HVLS fans can help.

Smooth Sailing

Best Practices in Pool Maintenance and Renovation

Feature Article - July 2016

Keeping aquatic facilities running smoothly requires close attention to daily, weekly and other regularly scheduled maintenance practices, as well as knowing when it's time to plan some renovations.