By Loop-Loc July 07, 2018

Troubleshooting Your Pool Heater in 7 Steps

While a cold pool can be refreshing on a hot summer day, many pool owners opt to install a pool heater to warm up the water on a chilly day or night. However, the last thing a pool owner wants to set foot in is an ice-cold pool if they’re expecting nice, warm water to wade in. Is your pool heater not working? Check out our guide to troubleshooting your pool heater in 7 steps.

By Loop-Loc June 22, 2018

Why is my pool losing water? 4 Causes of Pool Water Evaporation:

In fact, the average pool loses 1 ½ inches of pool water a week through evaporation. So, when you ask yourself, “why is my pool losing water?”, consider these 4 causes of pool water evaporation.

By Loop-Loc June 14, 2018

Pool Care Made Simple: An Introduction to Pool Care for New Pool Owners

As a new pool owner, you clearly have every reason to be excited about the new addition to your house, but you also need to realize that a pool comes with responsibilities. You should be maintaining your pool weekly for the water to remain clean, so setting up a pool maintenance schedule is vital for pool owners. Here are some weekly pool maintenance tips to get you started.

By Loop-Loc June 08, 2018

Proper Swimming Pool Cleaning: What You Need to Know

Those who are fortunate enough to own a pool know how much joy they bring. Whether you are lounging poolside, doing laps, playing a game, or floating in the sparkling water, the pool is the place to be for endless hours of fun in the sun.

By Loop-Loc June 01, 2018

When It Comes to Pool Covers for Irregularly Shaped Pools, Look No Further Than LOOP-LOC

Swimming pools come in all shapes and sizes! Does your pool have a regular shape, such as a rectangle or oval? Or, does is it an irregularly shaped pool such as a star or octagon? Kidney-shaped pools are also extremely popular right now. No matter what shape your pool is, we offer custom covers for any pool style or size.

By Loop-Loc May 17, 2018

Are You Using the Right Pool Cleaner? LOOP-LOC Shares Tips for Choosing the Best Pool Cleaner for Your Specific Needs

When it comes to keeping your pool water sparkling and your pool liner in pristine condition, you rely on your pool cleaner to rise to the occasion But, did you know that there are several different pool cleaners on the market, and you may not necessarily have chosen the best one for your pool?

By Loop-Loc May 11, 2018

When Was the Last Time You Upgraded Your Pool Equipment? LOOP-LOC Discusses the Latest Technological Innovations and How They Can Extend the Life of Your Pool

To keep your inground pool running smoothly, it is necessary to have the proper products and equipment designed specifically for inground pools. Has it been awhile since you thought about upgrading your equipment? If so, you might want to take a closer look at the latest technological innovations.

By Loop-Loc May 05, 2018

When It Comes to Pool Care, Is Your Knowledge up to Par? LOOP-LOC Shares Tips for Making Sure You’ve Got Your Bases Covered This Season

With pool season upon us, you have most likely perfected the art of lounging, splashing, and swimming! Friends and family love hanging out at your house on hot, sunny days. If you want to keep that pool water in pristine condition, you need to have a thorough knowledge of how to clean and maintain your pool. Here’s some information that will cover all the bases when it comes to caring for your pool.

By Loop-Loc April 26, 2018

Should You Invest in an Automatic Pool Cleaner This Summer? LOOP-LOC Shares Their Insights on the Matter

If you own a pool, you know you are one of the fortunate ones. Lounging, splashing, doing laps, pool parties—fun in the sun all summer long! You also know that it takes a lot of work to maintain that sparkling clean water. Are you thinking about how much more free time you would have to enjoy your pool if you didn’t have to spend so much time cleaning it? If this is the case, perhaps you should consider investing in an automatic pool cleaner.

By Loop-Loc April 20, 2018

Six Reasons to Choose an Inground Pool Over an Above-Ground Pool

If you are thinking about installing a pool in your backyard and are unsure about whether to choose an inground or above-ground pool, there are several factors to consider. While you may initially think that an above-ground pool is safer than an in-ground pool, today’s safety pool covers provide the ultimate in protection to safeguard family, friends, and pets. Read on for six reasons to choose an inground pool over an above-ground pool to make your backyard the ultimate summer destination for fun in the sun.

By Loop-Loc April 13, 2018

Vinyl Liner Basics, How They Are Made and Why We Love Them

Vinyl pool liners are an effective way to protect and preserve your swimming pool after your first layer of defense: your safety pool cover. Today’s liners can transform your pool into a work of art and make it the centerpiece of your backyard. There is an endless array of colors, patterns, and textures to choose from. Did you ever wonder what goes into designing and producing vinyl liners? Read on for a vinyl liner education!

By Loop-Loc April 04, 2018

Six Reasons to Use Your Pool as The Setting for The Ultimate Staycation This Summer

Nothing says summer like summer vacation! While it’s true that summer is an opportune time to unwind and recharge, planning—and paying for—that perfect summer vacation can be stressful for some. That said, pool owners need to look no further than their own backyard for the ultimate in relaxation—a staycation. Here are six reasons to take off that inground pool cover to use your pool as the ideal setting for the ultimate summer staycation. 

By Loop-Loc March 28, 2018

Seven Ideas for Securing Your Backyard for an Easter Egg Hunt

Although it’s hard to believe Spring has sprung in some areas of the country, Easter is almost upon us! It is time to prepare your yard for the ultimate Easter Egg Hunt! Here are some ideas to get you started on securing your backyard for an Easter Egg Hunt that everyone will enjoy.

By Loop-Loc March 22, 2018

Spring Sun Safety Tips, What You Need to Know This Season

Spring is here! The days are longer, the birds are singing, and the flowers are blooming. Your pool cover is off, and you are gazing longingly at your beautiful in-ground pool liner just waiting for the day you can jump in and enjoy it. Although it is not officially swimming season yet, it is still important to protect yourself from the sun in the springtime. Here are some spring sun safety tips to carry you through the season.

By Loop-Loc March 14, 2018

LOOP-LOC Shares Tips for Bringing Your Yard Back to Life This Spring

For most areas in the country, March means it is time to spring forward! As the snow and ice melt off your safety pool cover and lawn and you get your first glimpse of your yard, it is evident that it will need some help to get it ready for spring—and the upcoming swimming season! Here are some tips to bring your yard back to life this spring.

By Loop-Loc March 08, 2018

LOOP-LOC Discusses the Importance of Using a Winter Pool Cover Even in Warmer Regions

Using a winter pool safety cover is extremely important in safeguarding the life of your pool. Even in warmer regions of the country, covering your pool when it is not being used has a multitude of advantages, such as the ones listed below.

By Loop-Loc February 27, 2018

Hire a Professional or Do It Yourself: The Pros and Cons of Hiring a Landscape Company to Make Your Backyard Spring-Time Fresh

There is so much to look forward to this Spring! Singing birds, sunny days, flowering trees and shrubs, and getting outside to enjoy all the sights and sounds of spring. It’s also time for homeowners to get those backyards in shape so their pool liners look their best when those pool covers come off—whether you do it yourself or hire a professional landscape company. There are pros and cons to either decision.

By Loop-Loc February 23, 2018

Fun Earth Day Activities for Kids

On April 22nd, people around the world will be celebrating Earth Day. This day has been in existence for nearly 48 years as a civic day of action to not only raise awareness about pollution but actively take steps to make the Earth more sustainable. It is vital that children are taught about measures such as conservation and recycling to protect this planet. You can also make it more fun by doing some activities with the kids that echo the significance of preserving our Earth’s resources, starting right at home!

By Loop-Loc February 16, 2018

Warm Up Your Wardrobe with These Spring Staples

The signs of spring are in the air. The weather is getting warmer, the days are getting longer, and the inground pool cover will soon be removed! Time to put away the winter wardrobe and think spring clothes! Here are some spring staples guaranteed to warm up your wardrobe.

By Loop-Loc February 06, 2018

Wake Up Your Senses with These Seasonal Recipes

While the cold chill of winter envelops most of the country, enjoying the outdoors can become a distant memory. Instead of gazing longingly out the window at the pool safety covers in your and your neighbor’s backyards, why not warm up your senses with the following seasonal recipes?

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