Did you know when your pool temperature raises just 6°C it can increase your chlorine use by up to 50%? This warm weather means higher chlorine demand. Make sure you are checking your chlorine levels daily to ensure you are maintaining safe levels of sanitizer. If you use chlorine pucks or sticks check them more often and […]
If you’re like most people who either own a hot tub or are considering buying a hot tub, the idea of a saltwater sanitization system has crossed your mind. Some people think that a saltwater system is cleaner, or that it avoids the issues caused by harsh chemicals. However, the reality is that saltwater systems […]
Improper winterizing can cause issues in Hot Tub or Pool plumbing! Avoid costly mistakes and talk to the experts at Backyard Leisure. For guidelines and tips, check out this great article, Going Away On A Winter Vacation? Or, for tips and guidelines on what to do in the summer, check out the article, Thinking About Draining […]
Now is the ideal time to head out to your hot tub and take a look at all the equipment to make sure everything is running optimally. Check for any signs of leaks around the pumps and equipment. Make sure all jets are in working order. Leaks and wear on jets can be caused by improperly balanced water. Prevent […]
The store has been hopping with people getting ready to close down their pools so here are a couple of tips for a successful close. Bring in a sample of the pool water for proper balancing. Book your professional pool winterizing so you don’t risk any cracked pipes, or damaged equipment. Add Dazzle Ultra Shock, […]
Use a reusable filter. For best results, rinse your reusable filter under water once a week, and then soak it in a filter cleaner once a month. Depending on use and care a filter could last you well over a year! Now that’s a money saver! Ask your Backyard Leisure Water Care Specialist to ensure […]
When treating and adjusting your hot tub balances, follow the alphabet. Alkalinity should always be adjusted first, followed by Bromine or Chlorine and finally the pH. For more tips and advice on treating your hot tub or pool come and talk to the experts at Backyard Leisure!
All of these problems can be solved! A healthy pool or hot tub requires proper filtration, circulation and sanitation to keep it and you happy. Our in-store water experts would be happy to help you find the simplest and safest ways to achieve sparkling, clean and clear water! Bring in a cup of your water for a […]
Here at Backyard Leisure we want to see you and your family in safe and sparkling water. Whether it’s your pool or your hot tub we have some great alternatives to the traditional harsh synthetic chemicals. Come in today and ask your Water Care Specialist at Backyard Leisure about the safe and easy way to […]
We have some wonderful and easy-to-use treatments for pool and hot tub stains. Stains can be caused by a number of different things including metals, calcium, and scum. Bring in a sample of your water to Backyard Leisure to have it tested and receive a custom treatment process for your pool or hot tub.