Diving Boards and Slides: To Bond and Ground or Not to Bond and Ground?

Diving Boards and Slides: To Bond and Ground or Not to Bond and Ground?

If you have been called to build or expand a swimming pool, your clients might be looking to add such popular accessories as a diving board or slide. If you are a customer, you may have watched your original pool being built and witnessed all the complexities involved. Maybe you’re thinking of adding a diving […]

How CMI’s Venturi Jets Are Different

How CMI's Venturi Jets Are Different

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think about a spa tub? Chances are it is not the lights or what kind of sterilizing agent is used. As soon as you enter the tub we all do the same thing – turn on the jets. We know that as soon as […]

Common Mistakes in Pool Grounding and Bonding

Common Mistakes in Pool Grounding and Bonding

Proper grounding and bonding around a swimming pool are critical because water conducts electricity. There are five common grounding and bonding mistakes professionals commonly make when constructing a pool. Here’s how to avoid them. The first error is a basic principle but bears repeating: not knowing the difference between grounding and bonding wires. As a […]

SRCSS Ground Rod Clamp Now Available!

SRCSS Ground Rod Clamp Now Available

As a leading supplier of innovative, high-quality products, our goal has always been to lower the customer’s total acquisition cost and help installers reduce their labor costs while increasing throughput. The new SRCSS ground rod clamp is a prime example of how we do this. The SRCSS is the only ground rod clamp your customers […]

Building a Pool in Winter

Believe it or not, building a pool in winter is actually the best time to do it! Building during the off-season can mean more availability, more savings, and better deals. That can help you fit the backyard oasis of your dreams in your budget and give the entire family an enticing outdoor living area to […]

Pool Safety During the Holidays

Pool Safety During the Holidays

Holidays are a time for family and friends to gather and enjoy spending quality time together. The weather is cool, the drinks are warm, and everyone can huddle around the fire while sharing stories throughout the year. Sounds cozy right? But what happens with your pool during the holidays and wintertime while everyone is bundled […]

Tips For Keeping Your Pool Open During the Winter Months

Tips for Keeping Your Pool Open During the Winter Months

Let’s face it, having a pool is a big investment, and if you’re going to put that kind of money into your home, you want to enjoy it as long as possible, right? If this is a question you find asking yourself, you may have wondered if it is possible to enjoy your pool year-round […]

Light Up Your Pool for the Holidays!

Holiday Pool Lighting

One of the perks of having your own home pool is being able to enjoy it any time of the year, even during the winter holidays. If you want to spice up your poolside experience, here are some simple and creative ideas to turn your pool area into a festive winter wonderland. 1. String Some […]

How Can Junction Boxes Keep Your Pool Safe?

How Can Junction Boxes Keep Your Pool Safe?

Electrical junction boxes are enclosures that house electrical connections and provide a safety barrier needed to prevent fires and to maintain solid, reliable connections that remain strong over many years. These boxes are used for every electrical connection, from outlets, to lights, and ceiling fans. They are also vital in the installation of pool equipment […]