DFW Freezing Weather Information
What kind of weather will we have this winter? The Farmer’s Almanac winter weather forecast predicts that Texas will have unseasonably cold temperatures with normal precipitation amounts. With that being said, we will not actually know what kind of winter we will have until it is over. Following is some weather information to help get you in the right frame of mind: Number of days that the … [Read more...] about DFW Freezing Weather Information
Pool Heaters: Heat that Cool Water!
The weather has been wonderful as of late—we have had our share of warm days, but it is starting to cool down considerably, as has pool water. We certainly do not know what the future holds as far as weather goes, but rest assured that 85-degree pool water is over for this year. Average pool water temperatures in the Denton area are now in the high 60’s to low 70’s—of course this depends on if … [Read more...] about Pool Heaters: Heat that Cool Water!
Order Your Mesh Pool Cover Now!
Fall and winter in Denton and surrounding counties may draw a pool owner's attention away from the back yard pool at a time where proper maintenance can be critical. Falling tree foliage, wind-blown debris and sudden freezes are part of the north Texas way of life. Pool covers are an important consideration for pool owners all over the north Texas region. We typically tell customers who are … [Read more...] about Order Your Mesh Pool Cover Now!
Protect your Pool Cleaner
The thefts seem to be mainly focused around the Fort Worth area, but it is better to be safe than sorry. No one wants to lose their cleaner, especially when prices can range anywhere from $700 to $2,000 for a new one. There have been at least 17 reports of pool cleaner thefts with one person claiming to have been hit twice by the cleaner thieves. Police have been on the lookout and have made … [Read more...] about Protect your Pool Cleaner
Fall is a Great Time of Year to Enjoy Your Swimming Pool
It has been a very hot summer, as we have had 43 days of 100 degrees or more, with our last 100-degree day being August 17th. Since that time, it has been surprisingly milder. The average date for our last 100-degree day is August 26th, although we did have a 100 degree day as late as October 3rd (1951). Hopefully, we have seen our last 100 degree day for 2022. Many who like spending time … [Read more...] about Fall is a Great Time of Year to Enjoy Your Swimming Pool
Tips for a Great Labor Day Weekend Pool Party
Labor Day weekend is typically a very big weekend for swimming pool parties, probably second only to the July 4th weekend. Although we have had some much needed cooler weather as of late, summer 2022 has been a hot one! It is typically very warm over Labor Day Weekend, therefore pools will be a great place to be. Following is a checklist to assure that your Labor Day weekend pool party … [Read more...] about Tips for a Great Labor Day Weekend Pool Party
Swimming Pools & Dogs
Disclaimer 😊: I have always been a dog lover. As a child, we always had dogs—several dogs. In my adult life, I have owned four dogs: Ellie—a yellow Labrador Retriever who passed away approximately 20 years ago. Sweetie—a black Labrador Retriever who passed away in July of 2015. Bogey—a Dachshund that we got as a puppy in July of 2017. Dawson—a Pug mix that we rescued in March of … [Read more...] about Swimming Pools & Dogs
Gohlke Pools Again Named to Top 50 U.S. Pool Builders List
For the 5th consecutive year, Gohlke Pools has been named as one of the Top 50 Pool Builders in the United States by Pool and Spa News. “With an estimated 16,000 pool builders in the United States, it is certainly an honor to be recognized and be included on this prestigious list”, said Nick Day, General Manager of Gohlke Pools. He also said, “This is a great honor for us not only as a company, … [Read more...] about Gohlke Pools Again Named to Top 50 U.S. Pool Builders List