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Selecting, Installing & Maintaining Commercial UV Systems

Guest Column - May 2016

Installing an UV system at a commercial aquatic facility will lower chemical usage in a pool by 30 to 50 percent and achieve safer water by eliminating pathogens, viruses and chloramines. Here's how to choose the best fit for your facility.

Drought vs. El Nino

Water Chemistry for a Crazy Climate

Web Exclusive - April 2016

Water is central to our climate, and also to our aquatic experiences. Managing water quality and chemistry in swimming pools can be a real challenge in today's crazy climate.

Testing the Waters

Tips on Running a Safe & Cost-Effective Aquatic Facility

Supplement Feature - February 2016

With every line item in the budget under scrutiny, aquatic facility managers are looking for ways to reduce operating expenses, while still providing the cleanest, safest and most efficient swimming environment possible.

Understanding ORP, Sanitization & How Controllers Work

Web Exclusive - February 2016

Correct water balance in commercial pools and spas makes the difference between a safe, attractive pool and a disaster. Advances in automation, new methods of disinfection and better education have made aquatic facility managers' jobs easier.


Avoiding Dead Zones by Selecting the Right Pump

Guest Column - November 2015

For newer aquatic facilities with a range of splashy amenities and curvilinear spaces, selecting the right pump is crucial to ensure all of the pool's water is getting circulated and sanitized.

The Science Behind Pool Cleaning

Best Practices for Robotic Pool Cleaners in Commercial Pools

Web Exclusive - November 2015

Your swimming pool is in a constant state of change. Failure to properly clean the pool can lead to illness or worse. Here's how to know if you're doing it right.

Putting Water-Borne Pathogens to Rest

Some Misconceptions and Facts

Guest Column - September 2015

Keeping swimmers safe from water-borne illness is one of the most important duties of keeping an aquatic facility operating smoothly. Here, our expert author examines some of the myths around managing your pool's water.

Maintain Consistent Water Quality

Problem Solver - August 2015

Develop a comprehensive water maintenance program designed specifically for your pool that uses either chlorination or bromination as a primary sanitization method. Then, make sure you understand how the system works, and what you need to do to keep it working at an optimal level.

Day-to-Day Aquatics

Heed Warning Signs, Keep a Checklist to Maintain Your Aquatic Facility

Feature Article - July 2015

Aquatic facility maintenance requires careful attention to detail. Luckily, there are tools and strategies you can use to stay ahead of the game.

Drought-Proof Your Pool

Web Exclusive - May 2015

As summer heats up, things get dryer, and with much of the southwestern United States facing severe droughts, it's important to keep water quality at its best to reduce the need for pool draining and refilling.