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Pool Cleaning Service

This is the 6th installment of the “14 Ways to Make a Splash with Pool Safety which is available as a Free download from our eBook library.

Keeping pool chemicals and testing kits away from children is especially important. Curious kids will find a way to explore many household storage areas that aren’t secured. If they get into the chemicals for your pool, it could be fatal. Even in small amounts, the chemicals can destroy skin on contact. It can cause permanent damage to…

…the eyes, respiratory tract, digestive tract and brain. If one of your children accidentally ingests these chemicals, call Poison Control IMMEDIATELY at 800-282-3171.

14 Ways to Make a Splash With Pool SafetyIf you hire a pool cleaning service they should make sure that your chemicals are safely stored. You will also need to keep the chemicals away from heat or fire. They should never be stored in an unventilated area. Oxidizers and acid can’t be stored near each other, and nothing can be stacked on top of each other.

For these reasons, it’s a good idea to keep pool chemicals in a secure, locked area, or simply leave the maintenance duties to us so that you don’t have to store any chemicals on your premises.

In southwest Florida, storms are a frequent summer hazard. Cleaning your pool doesn’t just mean getting rid of the dirt and debris – although that’s a big part of it. Getting a pool cleaning service can make this a lot easier, especially since everybody lives such busy lives and doesn’t always have time to take care the small things.

Every storm will throw off the chemical levels in your pool because of excess rainwater. There is absolutely no getting away from this essential pool maintenance.

Cleaning up after a severe tropical storm, hurricane, or tornadoes spawned by a hurricane can be absolutely overwhelming. Hurricane Charly in 2004 and Hurricane Wilma in 2005 were two storms in recent memory that had profound effects on Southwest Floridians.

If your pool’s deck, coping, light system, filter, or any other component is damaged, not only can we offer you pool repair and pool cleaning service, but we can also take over the post storm clean-up duties to relieve you of the added stress and to ensure that the hazardous chemicals never get near your family members. Contact us online or give us a call at (239) 277-7783.

– Joe

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