Posted on 4/20/2020 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Do you know how to prepare your pool for a successful opening? The swimming pool maintenance experts at Royal Pool & Spa give an overview of the process.
Posted on 1/6/2020 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Is your pool pump making odd noises? Is it failing to circulate water the way you know it should? Your pool pump is the heart of your pool, so you’ve noticed something’s gone awry, it’s critical that you tend to it immediately. Without a properly functioning pump, water circulation will suffer, and your pool will end up looking more like a pond rather than something you actually want to take a swim in. At Royal Pool & Spa, it’s our job to keep homeowners well informed about proper pool care and maintenance, so we’ve detailed four telltale signs to look for if you think your pool pump might be petering out.
Posted on 12/9/2019 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
A pool is a great investment, but only if it remains in proper working condition. Just as certain components of your home will eventually require replacement or renovation, your pool demands the same attention. The average inground pool has a lifespan of approximately 15 years, after which time pool renovations become necessary. Pool liner replacements are typically necessary at five- to ten-year intervals, and equipment replacement may occur even more frequently. At Royal Pool & Spa, we’re here to help you get the most out of your pool, so if you’re dealing with any of the following issues, it’s time to consider renovating your pool.
Posted on 11/18/2019 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Are you worried your pool has sprung a leak? Pool leaks aren’t just inconvenient; they can be very costly. Not only will your water bill rise, but your pool chemical demands will also increase, costing you extra every month. At Royal Pool & Spa, we know pool leaks don’t just take a toll on your pool — they affect your yard, your bank account, and sometimes, even your home. If you’re worried about a pool plumbing leak, keep an eye out for the following signs:
Posted on 9/23/2019 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Have you noticed the walls of your pool look dingy? Are phosphates or persistent algae making the water appear dirtier than usual? Or, has your in-ground pool morphed into more of a swamp? Regardless of what’s causing the black lagoon in your backyard, you know something must be done, and routine maintenance just won’t suffice. If this sounds like you, it may be time for an acid wash from the pool pros at Royal Pool & Spa. While acid washing isn’t something you’ll want to request on a regular basis, the procedure can help tremendously if your pool has passed the point of no return. Below, we discuss how our acid wash service can bring your pool back to life.
Posted on 9/9/2019 6:14 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Autumn is right around the corner, and in Minnesota, that means it’s time to think about closing your pool for the winter. Closing your swimming pool properly is critical to ensure that your pool and its components survive the winter and remain operational come summer. If you’ve never closed your pool before, or just need to brush up on the process, the professionals at Royal Pool & Spa are here to educate. And, if you don’t want to bother with performing the process yourself, our knowledgeable technicians will do the job for you! Below, we detail a basic outline for shutting down your pool.
Posted on 8/19/2019 7:39 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Pools have long been associated with chemicals and that ever present, "pool smell." It is hard to break free of the stigma, but it is possible with saltwater pools. Growing in popularity, a saltwater pool offers a safe, clean, and efficient alternative to chlorine or bromine pools. Below, let's examine just a few of the benefits of converting your pool to saltwater.
Posted on 7/22/2019 2:49 PM By Royal Pool & Spa
If you have a concrete pool, it's likely that you have your own unique set of issues that aren't as easy to tackle as dealing with an above-ground pool. Thankfully, we're going to explain how to solve common problems that come with concrete pools and how to avoid such issues in the future.
Posted on 7/8/2019 2:46 PM By Royal Pool & Spa
No matter what the shape or size of your pool may be, it's possible to have an automatic cover installed to protect it. So what are the perks of having an automatic pool cover? Well, we're going to explain some of the many perks and advantages of having an automatic pool cover for your pool.
Posted on 5/20/2019 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
It’s almost pool season! At Royal Pool & Spa, we are the experts of opening pools for both homeowners and business owners. Learn why you should turn to a professional when it is time to open your pool for the season.