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In an effort to help our customers maintain a balanced pool, Swim Things, Inc. offers free water analysis at our retail store. Just bring a water sample in to us and we can use a full range of tests to aid you in the overall maintenance of your water.


The sand in the pool filter should be inspected every year. It is recommended that you have the sand changed in the filter every 3 years.

Decorative concrete (stamped, colored and overlaid surface) need extra spring cleaning. Most require bi-annual sealing.


The vinyl surface of your swimming pool is designed to provide you with many years of service. It is important that good maintenance practices are consistently performed in order to avoid costly damage to the vinyl liner. The observance of regular cleaning and chemical water balance activities as outlined in this booklet will to a long way toward the prevention of any premature deterioration of your pool liner.