Posted on 9/21/2020 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
If you enjoy swimming in a clean pool, you must tend to pool pump problems as promptly as possible. Click to learn about telltale signs that indicate your pool pump motor is going bad.
Posted on 9/7/2020 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
If you’re considering a salt water pool, it’s important to know the pros and cons of installing a saline system. Click to learn what you need to know about salt water pool systems.
Posted on 5/11/2020 4:00 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Did your pool suffer damage during winter? The experts at Royal Pool & Spa explain how simple renovations can restore the functionality and visual appeal of your pool.
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 11/4/2019 5:32 AM By Royal Pool & Spa
Snow and ice are just around the corner, and if you haven’t closed your pool yet, it’s now or never. An improperly closed pool is susceptible to extensive damage throughout Minnesota’s long, harsh winter. If expensive pool repairs don’t sound appealing, taking the appropriate precautions now can save you thousands of dollars come next summer. At Royal Pool & Spa, we’re pool-closing experts, and we’ve seen the damage an improper pool closing can create. Here’s what can happen when you don’t prepare:
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.