1800 Pools Announces Free Video Instructions for Opening Swimming Pools

1800 Pools, a trusted company offering hundreds of products for purchasing and maintaining above-ground and below-ground pools, has created a video to show pool owners how to prepare their swimming pool for summer use at http://www.1800pools.com.

Online PR News – 31-May-2010 – – Monday, May 31st, Lawrenceville, NJ – http://www.1800pools.com announced today their free instructional video helping pool owners clean, prepare, and treat their pool for hours of summer fun. Now pool owners don’t have to pay extra for a pool professional to do the work necessary to enjoy their pool. The step-by-step guide walks viewers through the entire process of getting ready to swim all season long, so the task is no longer intimidating.

In the video, Todd Daugherty, 1800 Pools owner, starts by showing how to clean the pool cover and store it for later use. The video reminds viewers to not compromise safety with faulty equipment and to avoid damage to their pools using unnecessary chemicals. Other steps include priming and preparing the pool filter and cleaning and balancing the water chemistry. “We suggest taking a water sample to your local pool professional to have it tested for pH, total alkalinity, calcium hardness, etc.,” says Daugherty. “It’s a great idea to do this once a year to make sure your balance is good for the season.”

In addition to providing savvy pool maintenance advice, 1800 Pools buys its swimming pool supplies in large volume at wholesale cost, and passes the savings on to their customers. Their website, www.1800pools.com, sells swimming pool equipment and pool accessories, such as pool liners, pool cleaners, pool pumps, and pool filters. With a combined 150 years of pool industry experience between the owner and executives, the company also specializes in offering customized assistance by responding to user-submitted help requests.

About 1800 Pools: http://www.1800pools.com is a top swimming pool equipment company selling affordable above-ground and below-ground pool kits and swimming pool accessories at discount prices and helping pool owners make their pools safe and long-lasting.

Todd Daugherty
1800 Pools
123 Franklin Corner Road, Suite 201 & 202
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648