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Tips on Maintaining a Pool During Off-Season

Many homeowners think that off-season pool maintenance consists of draining the pool water and throwing a pool cover on. That’s it. Unfortunately, it’s not that easy. Being a pool owner is a full-time responsibility that requires year-round maintenance for part-time enjoyment. Proper care and protection of your pool equipment during the colder months involves draining the pool water to the Read More

How to Drain Your Swimming Pool with a Siphon

The water level in a correctly installed and maintained pool will tend to remain fairly constant, depending on the local weather and how many people typically use the swimming pool. When heavy rain or an acute chemical imbalance necessitates a reduction in the water volume, it’s often easier on your pump to remove the excess from your pool by hand. Read More

Things to Consider When Adding a Pool to Your Outdoor Living Space

Whether you use your backyard to exercise, entertain, or relax, no outdoor living space is truly complete without a pool to accompany it. As one of the top swimming pool companies serving Berks County, PA, Carlton Pools has helped homeowners across the region transform their backyards into the ultimate poolside retreat. Before you dive into your backyard renovation project, here are Read More