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Enjoy Your Pool Year Round By Using a Gas Heater or Heat Pump!

Enjoy Your Pool Year Round By Using a Gas Heater or Heat Pump! While the majority of swimming pool use is during the summer months, you can swim year round with a properly functioning heater or heat pump. Making sure that your gas heater or heat pump is in good working order year round will [...]

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 [...]

How does a salt system work?

How does a salt system work?

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Why you should hire a pool service company

Swimming pools can be quite an investment, especially in San Diego where most residents use their pools year-round. To get the most out of your investment and truly enjoy your pool, consider hiring a pool service company.

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Girl Electrocuted While Playing Mini Golf

ORLANDO, Fla. -- A medical examiner says an 11-year-old New York girl was electrocuted while trying to retrieve a ball from a pond at a time-share resort's miniature golf course near Orlando. Orange County deputies say Ashton Jojo cried out in pain Wednesday afternoon as she stepped into the 2-foot-deep pond, according to the Associated [...]

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To Swim, or Not to Swim?

By Shelley Kimmons Bacote   Learning to swim is not a luxury; it’s a necessary life skill. Here’s what you need to know to get you and your children ready for the beach, pool, or water park. In late May, just before the start of summer break, an energetic group of friends were playing in [...]

Industry lobbies for CPSC reversal

By Rebecca Robledo Industry representatives are trying to persuade the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to reverse a recent decision involving the federal pool and spa safety law. In September, CPSC narrowed the definition of an unblockable drain in the VGB Act. Previously, a drain was considered unblockable as long as the cover met certain [...]

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New environmentally-friendly water parks make a splash with kids, adults

  Staying ahead of the trend curve is vital for any business. For owners of water parks and swimming facilities, new interactive and environmentally-friendly water attractions should be considered to maintain a property's appeal. Salty's Cove, a $600,000 water attraction for kids that can be constructed at any facility, is the latest in good [...]

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Poolman sponsors needy families in Phoenix

The holidays are a time for us to reflect on the multitude of blessings we have been bestowed, but more importantly it is a time for giving to those who are less fortunate. Every holiday season, Poolman works with a local church and sponsors at least one needy family in the south Phoenix [...]