• Best Way to Heat in ground swimming pool
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    The Best Way To Heat Your In Ground Swimming Pool

    Heating your in ground swimming pool can be accomplished through a few different methods, some of which are more costly than others. From pool heaters, to electric heat pumps, to solar panels, to solar covers, keeping your pool warm and extending your pool season is within reach, just depends on your budget. Pool Heaters The most frequently used method to heat your swimming pool is with a pool heater. Traditional pool heaters come in two types, propane or natural gas. The type of pool heater you will need we be determined by your fuel source that is readily available. For the most part, you should be aware and know which…

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    Swimming Pool Utility Rebates

    Many utilities, sate governments, and energy efficiency service providers offer rebates to pool owners who purchase energy efficient pool equipment such as ENERGY STAR certified variable speed pumps. If you purchase one of these energy efficient pumps, you may be eligible for a rebate. We’ve compiled a list of available utility rebates by state to help you save even more money by switching to energy efficient pool equipment. Swimming Pool Utility Rebates By State Illinois ComEd Energy Rebates Missouri Ameren Missouri Energy Rebates New Mexico PNM Energy Rebates Texas Austin Energy Rebates CPS Energy Rebates

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    Swimming Pool Energy Savings Calculators

    By switching to energy efficient swimming pool equipment you have the ability to save up to 95% in operating costs. That’s a substantial savings when you think about your monthly electrical and heating costs to operate your pool. Use one of these swimming pool energy savings calculators to determine how much you could be saving by upgrading your standard pool equipment to Energy Star rated equipment. Hayward Pool Pump Energy Savings Calculator Pentair Pool Pump Energy Savings Calculator Pentair Pool Heat Pump Energy Savings Calculator Pentair LED Pool Light Energy Savings Calculator Jandy Pool Pump Energy Savings Calculator Jandy Pool Heater Energy Savings Calculator

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    Swimming Pool Rebates

    Did you know that nearly every state government offers pool equipment rebates for installing energy efficient pool equipment like variable speed pumps and heat pumps? Also, did you know that nearly every manufacture of those energy efficient pool pumps also offers cash back rebates for purchasing their pool equipment? Talk about some huge money savings when it comes to new and energy efficient pool equipment. So if you recently purchased a new pool pump, salt system, pool heater or pool cleaner be sure to check with the manufacture to see if you’re eligible for a cash back rebate on your new equipment. Hayward Pool Rebates As of 2018 Hayward Pools…

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    The Best Outdoor Ping Pong Tables

    Outdoor ping pong tables are a great addition to any outdoor entertainment space. Not long ago, ping pong tables were only designed to be placed indoors with controlled environments, but now you can enjoy the game of table tennis on your outdoor ping pong table virtually anywhere you wish. Live in the desert? No problem. How about the upper northwest with lots of rain? No problem. Outdoor ping pong tables are designed to withstand the elements and provide you and your family with hours of entertainment. Here’s our picks for the best outdoor ping pong tables Killerspin MYT10 Blackstorm Outdoor Ping Pong Table Your home table tennis experience should be…

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    The Best Pool Skimmer Baskets

    If you’re looking for the best pool skimmer basket on the market today we must inform you that every pool skimmer basket is unique to every pool skimmer.  Meaning not all skimmer baskets fit the same. Some might be too wide, some might be too tall, some might be too short, they are all different shapes and sizes depending on the pool skimmer you have installed. Match up Your Skimmer Basket to Your Skimmer Let’s say you have a Hayward pool skimmer, model number SP1082, SP1083, SP1084, SP1085, or SP1086. You will need to purchase the correct basket that fits these skimmer models. In this case, the correct pool skimmer…

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    Why You Should Switch To A Salt Water Pool

    Saltwater pool systems have been all the rage over the last few years and for good reason. Switching to a saltwater pool will provide you with the most soft luxurious pool water you can imagine. Not only does your water become “softer” there are also many more benefits that come with a salt water pool system like reduced use of chemicals, saving money, and less maintenance. Let’s break down why should switch to a saltwater pool. Install Costs of Your Salt Water System First things first, installing your saltwater pool system will take some upfront costs to purchase the new equipment and install the plumbing lines. While upfront costs might…

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    9 Cozy White Pool Houses

    If you appreciate the simple, clean, classic, and timeless look of white then you’ll find inspiration with these 9 cozy white pool houses each with their own unique style and pop of natural color. From cottage style to colonial to barn inspired exteriors these pool houses provide an excellent visual to what could be with your outdoor project. 9 Cozy White Pool Houses    

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    The 4 Best Heat Pumps For Your Swimming Pool

    By upgrading to one of the 4 best pool heat pumps vs. a gas swimming pool heater you can achieve significant energy savings on your monthly pool operating costs. Pool heat pumps are lightweight, compact and easy to install or service, making them ideal for both new pools and spas and existing system upgrades. Heat pumps run on electricity and use a fraction of the energy to generate the same amount of heat as a gas heater. Say goodbye to skyrocketing gas bills from your old propane and natural gas pool heaters and hello to major energy savings. The 4 best heat pumps for your swimming pool. Trane Swimming Pool…