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S.R. Smith Recalls heliX® Residential Pool Slides due to Fall Risk

At Poolman, your safety is always our number one priority. We pledge to stay up-to-date with all product recalls to give our customers a stress and worry free pool experience. Pool equipment manufacturer S.R. Smith is voluntarily recalling affected heliX® residential pool slides. S.R. Smith has found that it is possible for a child to [...]

Kid Friendly Summer Activities

Can’t make it to the pool today? There are plenty of things kids can do to enjoy their summer each and everyday.   Well, school is over for us and I am kind of freaking out . . . I now have to entertain my kids every single day. I like them to have plenty of time to becreative and use their imaginations, but I am hoping to avoid that dreaded phrase, “Mom . . . I’m BORED!”  So, I decided that I would put together a list of things for us to do to help myself out (and hopefully you too!).   […]

Eat well and be safe this fourth of July

Outdoor Grill Safety The first step to cookout safety is using fresh food. Store meats and perishables in an insulated cooler to prevent bacterial growth. Gas grills an have an interior temperature of more than 800 degrees Fahrenheit, so teach children to steer clear! After grilling, be sure to dispose of charcoal properly. Firework Safety [...]

Breaking News: Drain Cover Recall

Just released!  The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall on many VGB certified drain covers installed since 2008. DRAIN COVER RECALL! Visit our parent company's page dedicated to the Drain Cover Recall The following manufacturers, in cooperation with The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), have announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer pool and [...]