Category Archives: Residential Pool Cleaning

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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How to Prevent Algae Growth in Your Pool

The recent heat wave has left many of us wondering how we are going to go about keeping our pools clean, especially with the end of summer approaching. With the excess heat comes a greater chance for algae growth in both residential and commercial pools. When caught in the early stages of growth, it's much…
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Swimming Pool Maintenance

By Tyler Hipsher, Owner & Operator of Tyler’s Pool & Home Care Just about this time every year home owners, apartment complexes and other public pools are starting to fill their swimming pools preparing for the summer heat. As most swimming pool operators/owners know, pool equipment must be maintained properly and serviced regularly to keep those…
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Swimming Pool Opening Services

By Tyler Hipsher, Owner & Operator of Tyler’s Pool & Home Care On the first hot day of the summer, there is nothing that can cool you off like the sweet first jump into the swimming pool. But nobody wants to jump into cloudy, murky or green looking water unless they are at a lake. [caption…
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Pool Cover Installation

By Tyler Hipsher, Owner & Operator of Tyler’s Pool & Home Care Pool covers come in all shapes, sizes and styles. From simple tarp-style leaf catchers to heavy duty safety covers as seen above, pool covers can provide both safety and sanitation to your pool when it is not in use. Pool covers can be attached when the…
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