Maintenance of a pool is a major requirement that must not be taken lightly. A well maintained pool will prevent bacteria growth and ensure a lively environment for a long time.
Bromine can also be used to sanitize your pool. It is preferred by the people who hate chlorine smell and those who have very sensitive skin. But bromine is costlier than chlorine.
Oxidization of Swimming PoolOxidization is another method of maintaining the pool. It is used to clean waste from the pool such as skin cells, cosmetics and old chlorine. Ozonator, is used for oxidization process. This device produces ozone which cleans the pool effectively. Oxidization can reduce the use of chemicals in pool; which is also good for skin of pool users.
Swimming Pool Skimmer and FilterGenerally, swimming pools have skimmer which collects dead leaves, branches, insects and garbage form water. It pulls out waste from water and maintains purity of water. Swimming pool skimmer should be well maintained to work properly. Skimmer basket should be free of garbage and leaves. Filtration in swimming pool is second important factor to consider as it maintains cleaning of pool. Change filter on regular basis as it is recommended for proper maintenance of pool.
Also check electrical connections regularly to ensure that there is no naked wire. Regularly check diving board, handrail and ladders to ensure that there is no crack in the board and no rusted or loose bolt. All these things will ensure safety of your pool. Circulate water in swimming pool for at least 12 hour daily.
Closing Swimming PoolAt the end of season, closing procedure of swimming pool is also important. Proper water drainage, use of anti-freeze and pool covers all are helpful in procedure of closing swimming pool. First, drain the water from pool. Add anti freeze to Pipe lines to avoid cracking of pipes during winter season. Cover the pool with pool cover to keep garbage out of pool.