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Dealing with an Algae Problem in Your Pool

At Tyler’s Pool & Home Care, we receive phone calls from customers with swimming pool issues year-round. It starts in the spring, as we help to get pools up and running, continues through the summer when algae starts to become a problem, and finally, in the fall when we close them down. Of all the calls…
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Pool Chemicals: Understanding Chlorine & pH

Now that we have talked about filters and skimmers, we can finally move on to chemicals and water balancing. Of course, you can take a sample of water up to your local pool store, and they will sell you a few hundred dollars of chemicals to add. Is that always the wrong way to get your…
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Pool Skimmers: Another Filtering System

Following along with our last segment explaining pool filters and how they work, we’ll now explain how another filtering system, the skimmers, help keep your water clean and clear. Skimmer Baskets: If the pool pump is the heart of the pool, the skimmer baskets are the blood vessels that allow water to flow from the…
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Let Your Pool Filter Do the Work

Blue. Clean. Crystal Clear. It’s what every homeowner and property owner wants for their swimming pool. But how to achieve it is the question. The simple answer is to give our staff a call at Tyler’s Pool & Home Care. With our weekly and monthly pool service plans, we can keep you in the “blue”…
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Applying Fertilizer

Fertilizer. The thing that helps your lawn grow and stay green is also the thing that can hurt your lawn if applied incorrectly, at the wrong time, or in the wrong amount. Tyler’s Pool & Home Care offers both a 3-step & 6-step fertilizer lawn care service. Both plans apply nutrients to the soil and…
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Tips for Dealing with Weeds in Your Lawn

We have mentioned before that all lawns are different. But there's one thing that's common with all lawns—dealing with weeds. Some lawns get them earlier in the year, some in the middle, and some very late in the year, but almost every lawn gets them. Here are some tips on weeding your lawn from the…
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Lawn Care in 3 Easy Steps

At Tyler’s Pool & Home Care, we are always learning. And as we learn new tricks of the trade, we also like to share those tips with our DIYers. Keeping your lawn full and green doesn’t have to be a chore. Just follow some of our simple tips to keep your yard in great shape…
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3 Tips for Growing Greener Grass

Here are some more tips that should help keep your grass growing green and strong throughout the season. Don’t water during the hottest time of day. We often see houses and businesses with their sprinklers on in the late morning or afternoon. Little do they know that the best time to water a lawn is during…
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Lawn Care Tips from Tyler’s

Grass. Green and full. It’s what every property owner wants. Some people are just born with a green thumb or own property that has a very nice lawn. Others are not as lucky—even with hours of time and thousands of dollars in water and fertilizer, they still can't get the lush, green lawn they desire.…
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Sand and Salt Services

It’s that time of year once again, Omaha. Time to remember the dangers of snow and ice. Ice can be hard to spot but easy to slip on. Winter can mean dangerous conditions brought on by snow, sleet and ice. Even walking up to your home can be a dangerous task. Leave it to the…
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