Lower the Cost of Running Your Hot Tub: 8 Tips

Lower the Cost of Running Your Hot Tub: 8 Tips

The best way to lower the cost of running your hot tub is to first understand what is costing you the most money. The most expensive part of running a hot tub is powering up the heating element. Almost all hot tubs are heated using an electrical resistance coil. As electrical energy is run through […]

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Happy Holidays from South Shore Pool Supply!

Happy Holidays from South Shore Pool Supply!

This year, your patronage made all the difference. We want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for bearing with us through another difficult year. We wish you the happiest of holidays and a wonderful New Year. – Your friends at South Shore Pool Supply

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Tracy’s Tips: Do I Need to Remove Snow from My Pool Cover?

Tracy’s Tips: Do I Need to Remove Snow from My Pool Cover?

We are often asked what to do with the snow that piles up on your pool cover. The answer is simple…NOTHING! Your pool cover is designed to sit on the water, which supports the weight of the snow and ice.  The only time the snow can cause a problem is if the water in your […]

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We’re Truly Grateful!

We’re Truly Grateful!

The opportunity to serve clients like you gives us joy and thankfulness each day of the year. What are you thankful for? Make it a goal to think of one thing to be truly thankful for each and every day. Clients like you are at the top of our list! May your home be filled […]

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Tracy’s Tips: Lighten Your Load with a Leaf Blower

Tracy’s Tips: Lighten Your Load with a Leaf Blower

If the autumn leaves are still covering your mesh or solid winter cover or automatic pool cover, it is best to try to remove them before the snow and ice are upon us. Remember to also remove the leaves from around the equipment to prevent corrosion. Pro Tip: For dry leaves, try using a leaf […]

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4 Easy Ways to Prevent Rodents from Damaging Your Pool Heater

4 Easy Ways to Prevent Rodents from Damaging Your Pool Heater

One of the most common problems pool owners experience in the winter is rodent damage to their pool heaters. When the temperatures get colder, mice and other rodents look for warm places to take shelter from the elements. Unfortunately, your pool heater may look like a good home to them. Whether the rodents are building […]

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Tracy’s Tips: Leaf Nets for Tarp Covers

Tracy’s Tips: Leaf Nets for Tarp Covers

When the time comes to open your pool and put the cover away for the season, here are a few tips to help maintain the integrity of your cover while in storage. Make sure your pool cover is completely dry before storing. Most safety covers are mesh, and can be folded and put in the mesh […]

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Winter Pool Care Tips from the Professionals

Winter Pool Care Tips from the Professionals

During the cold, dark months of winter, taking care of your pool may be the last thing on your mind. Even though swimming season is over, your pool still needs a little attention. The good news is that future problems can be prevented with some minimal maintenance over the winter season. Follow this guide and […]

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Don’t Let Your Spa Make You Sick!

Don’t Let Your Spa Make You Sick!

Keeping your spa water fresh and clean is the #1 rule of spa ownership. Don’t let your spa water make you sick! It is critical that you drain your spa as often as every three months. Aqua Magazine says: “The average person brings 100 million bacteria into the water. These join other living organisms such […]

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