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Hot Tub History

While spending an evening soaking in a hot tub, relaxing and unwinding after a long work week, have you ever stopped to consider where the tradition came from? Over the years, hot tubs have undergone a fair amount of development and evolution. In looking at a brief history of hot tubs, here’s what we found…

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Why You Should Swim Daily

There’s something to be said about the behaviors we cultivate into daily habits. By performing an activity or habit routinely, it embeds into our lives and enmeshes into the very fabric of our being. Swimming is one of the most gentle forms of exercise that, when done frequently, can help not only your body stay…

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Tips to Keep a Clean Pool While You Vacation

If you are heading out on vacation and you are a pool owner, this is what you need to know to ensure your pool stays healthy while you are away. The biggest key to success in keeping your swimming pool healthy and clear while you are away is finding a neighbor, friend, or professional to…

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Taking Care of Your Pool After it Rains

When it rains, it pours. That’s especially true here in Arizona during Monsoon season. While we enjoy a good storm, rain can introduce acidic elements that can impact your pool’s pH balance and dilute any pool chemical’s effectiveness. If the weather reports a storm coming in, here are our recommendations to minimize damage and to…

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Monsoon Season is Coming

It’s officially monsoon season here in the high desert. From heavy rain to hail, flash floods to dust storms, the majestic storm season is coming. While these events can be exciting as they unfold, they can also cause damage to your pool and property if you aren’t prepared. In Arizona, monsoon season usually runs from…

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Top Problems that Require Professional Pool Repair

Every swimming pool needs quality care to ensure its longevity and health. While many homeowners do an excellent job at maintaining their pools, the chances are that eventually your pool will require professional service or repairs. At Blue Water Pool Chemical Company, we’ve been in business for over 40 years. That means that we’ve basically…

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On Cloudy Pools

There are typically four main reasons why your pool water takes on that milky or cloudy appearance and they include: Improper Chlorine Levels Lacking enough free or combined chlorine available in your pool may mean you’ll need to shock your pool water. Imbalanced pH and Alkalinity Bad water chemistry can lead to a swimming environment…

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A Heartfelt Review!

Recently, one of our customers took the time to provide feedback from years of service with Blue Water Chemical Co. We were so grateful for their words, we wanted to share with you! “We have been using Blue Water Pool Chemical Co. for 42 years and have had the same service rep, John, for the…

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Goodbye Algae!

Now that prime swimming weather is near, algae in your pool can be a big bummer. To learn how to quickly and efficiently rid your pool of algae, here’s what you need to know. Why it’s There Maybe you ran out of time and forgot to clean your filter, perhaps you’ve been neglecting your pool…

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Pool Season is Coming!

Pool season is right around the corner. The temperatures are climbing and that means that now is the time to act to get your pool prepped for the prime swimming times ahead. As the weather warms, it’s important that you take action to ensure that your pool is ready for the flurry of summer gatherings,…

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