Anchor Pools & Spas continues to be concerned with our customer’s health and well-being through the COVID-19 pandemic. We are offering curbside delivery and water testing in our parking lot and we also offer free delivery to your address. We continue offering pool maintenance to help … [Read more...] about COVID-19 and Swimming Pools/Hot Tubs
Pool Safety Tips for Children
A backyard pool provides hours of fun and exercise for children of all ages. Unfortunately, it can also be a place ripe for the occurrence of a tragedy. Every day across the nation, two children under the age of 14 lose their lives by drowning in a backyard pool. Anchor Pools & … [Read more...] about Pool Safety Tips for Children
Mosquitos and Swimming Pools
You surely have experienced the discomfort of slapping away a mosquito that buzzed by your ear or landed on your body to take a bite. People wearing dark clothing who are moving about under the light of a full moon are the most likely mosquito feeding targets. Stagnant swimming pools often become … [Read more...] about Mosquitos and Swimming Pools
Does Rain Affect Your Pool Water?
A powerful rainstorm does more than fill your pool with excess water. It changes the pH and alkalinity levels and dilutes other chemicals added to the water. It also introduces algae that is air born. In addition, debris is swept into the pool that has a negative effect on the … [Read more...] about Does Rain Affect Your Pool Water?
Dogs and Swimming Pools
Dogs and swimming pools are not a natural mix. Contrary to popular myth, not all dogs can swim. In fact, every year, more than 5,000 pets drown in backyard swimming pools. If you have a dog who routinely goes into your backyard and has access to your pool, Anchor Pools & Spas has some … [Read more...] about Dogs and Swimming Pools