How to Get Rid of Mustard Algae
You keep your chemicals balanced to a T, but you’re still seeing a worrisome yellow tinge to your pool water. What could it be? The culprit is probably mustard algae. While it can be tricky to deal with, no worries — there’s a way to get rid of mustard algae so that your swimming pool…Read More
Where can I get a saltwater pool in NJ?
Have you been wondering, “Where can I get a saltwater pool in NJ?” Well, look no further. Here at Central Jersey Pools, we have years of experience with saltwater pools and we would be happy to advise on all aspects of owning one. Whether you’re just beginning to plan for a brand new saltwater inground…Read More
Pool Closing Tips: Should I Use Antifreeze?
Car or Pool Antifreeze for Pool Skimmers: Summer is coming to a close for yet another year and you face the unfortunate task of closing up the pool. After a great season of splashing and swimming, you may be reluctant to tackle this chore but it is absolutely necessary. You can call in a professional…Read More
Pool Filters: What to Know
If you are considering an inground pool, you may be wondering which kind of filter to get to go with it. In general, there are three different types of filters used in inground pools: sand, diatomaceous earth (DE) and cartridge. Each has its own advantages and drawbacks. The type you choose will depend on your…Read More
Pool Ownership: How Much Maintenance is There?
If you’re thinking of installing a pool, you likely have many questions. Perhaps the one at the forefront of your mind is: how much time can I expect to spend on maintenance? Valid question! The thought of pool upkeep is often the biggest barrier for people taking that leap into pool ownership. While the tasks…Read More
Swimming Pool Owners Money Saving Tips
It can get pretty expensive to own a pool! However, the joy you derive from it likely surpasses the money you’re spending. Still, it would be nice to keep some money in your wallet when you can. Here are some money-saving tips to consider: Use a solar cover: In conjunction with your pool heater, use…Read More
Top 7 Tips for Getting the Pool Ready
Top 7 Tips for Getting the Pool Ready – If you’re like most pool owners, you don’t look forward to opening your pool. However, it’s absolutely critical to do it the right way and follow all the steps. Sometimes, you may see a green color to your water and you might panic. This is normal,…Read More
How-to Guide: Caulking Your Swimming Pool | Pools NJ
How-to Guide: Caulking Your Swimming Pool – If you’ve been noticing cracks and holes around your pool, it’s necessary to address these problems right away to prevent further damage and leaking. Caulking will help with this, plus it will make your pool more aesthetically pleasing because those cracks will no longer be visible. You may…Read More
A How-to Guide to Keeping Mice and Rodents Out of Your Pool Heater
Mice and rodents are bad enough when they get into your attic or shed, but when they nest in your pool heater, it can be even more of an annoyance, not to mention a costly problem. Mice love to eat though wires and insulation so they can build a nest, have their babies and stay…Read More
How to Prep Your Pool Deck for Winter
How to Prep Your Pool Deck for Winter – Everyone knows how important it is to properly close your pool for the winter with a pool cover, but many people neglect the care of their surrounding decking. Doesn’t matter whether you have an in ground or above ground pool, your decking needs proper care so…Read More