As one West Palm Beach dad recently discovered, it’s shockingly easy for toddlers to quickly end up in the water when pool gates are not secured.
Albert Passavanti was fortunate enough to be watching his one-year-old son at the exact moment he tumbled into the water of the family’s inground pool. Passavanti dove headfirst over the pool gate to rescue his son who made it out unharmed. A security camera captured the whole incident. … Continue reading
Chlorine is the most effective way to eliminate potentially harmful pathogens that thrive in swimming pools. But some Ft. Lauderdale swimming pool owners are concerned about the negative effects of the chlorine chemicals themselves.
Here’s what you can do to enjoy a clean pool without all the problems of chlorine. … Continue reading
A spa adds value and beauty to your Ft. Lauderdale home, transforming your backyard into a retreat of relaxation and rejuvenation. Your spa is an important investment in your home, so you want it to last for a long time.
These tips from Somar Pools in Ft. Lauderdale will help you keep your soothing spa in excellent condition for many years and save you money on repairs.
A spa requires maintenance on a daily basis. You might get overwhelmed trying to figure out which tasks need to be done when. Having a schedule will help you avoid overlooking an important step in your spa care. … Continue reading
Summer is just around the corner, so you can expect your Ft. Lauderdale swimming pool to get a lot of use in the months to come! Get ready for a summer of fun in the sun (and water!) by preparing your pool with these tips from Somar Pools. … Continue reading
Remember that perfect summer? The heat and sultry humidity of the morning. How the sun would shine out of the aqua waters of the pool: a sky reflection, so perfect you could see the clouds. Breathe in and remember the scent of the coconut sunscreen, lemonade, and the sharp smell of… … Continue reading
It’s exciting to install a new pool in your home! You’re now wondering how long you’ll have to wait between breaking ground to making that first dive.
How long it takes to install an in-ground pool depends on a few factors. Our team at Somar Pools in Ft. Lauderdale explains what to expect. … Continue reading
A leaky swimming pool can add hundreds of dollars to your water bill. It also means that you’re buying more chemicals than normal to treat all that extra water.
You can keep the water in your pool longer and save money by keeping an eye out for leaks. … Continue reading
A salt water pump doesn’t make your pool as salty as the ocean. Rather, salt water generators create a natural kind of chlorine that inhibits algae growth without using harsh chemicals.
Benefits of a salt water pool or spa include: softer-feeling water, no burning eyes or skin, no damage to hair or swimwear, and no need for storing dangerous chlorine chemicals.
Salt water pools do need regular care and maintenance to keep running smoothly. Cleaning your salt water generator is critical to keeping your pool clean and beautiful. … Continue reading
Your pool is only as beautiful as the deck it’s surrounded by. Keep your pool looking fantastic with these tips from the Ft. Lauderdale pool maintenance experts at Somar Pools.
Place Trash Bins in Convenient Locations
Want to avoid the massive cleanup that comes after a wild pool party and backyard barbeque? Make sure you have garbage receptacles located in convenient places around your pool deck so that your guests aren’t tempted to litter. … Continue reading