Tag: Pumps

Pump Maintenance

We are entering a demanding time of year for pool pumps, so I thought we could review some information about maintaining them. Many of you will be opening your pools soon and some of you are still up and running,

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Repair to Your Pool

How long should your equipment last before needing repairs? If you are reading this blog, you may be fortunate enough to have installed a brand new swimming pool in the last few years. The first three to five years are

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Going Green

Variable speed pumps are giving pool owners a way to save some green. I am asked many times each swimming season about how much electricity a pool pump uses and how much it costs. I find that these numbers are

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Hayward SuperPump

  Reliable and Affordable – Hayward SuperPump   Today’s suggestion is a simple one. This is an old standard for a pump, but there is nothing wrong with that. There is not a lot to say about the Hayward SuperPump.

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Pumps Have Baskets Too

A basket resides under that clear lid on your pump. Under the clear lid of every pool pump, regardless of brand, there is a basket. Most are plastic, a few are stainless steel, and this time of year they are

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