12 Water-Saving Tips for Swimming Pools and Spas

June 22, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

There’s a big source of water consumption in your backyard — it’s called a swimming pool. While the World Water Council is not asking you to replace that big pit with a vegetable garden, there are several ways you can practice water conservation with your pool or spa. Get smart — water smart — by […]

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Product Spotlight: GPM Grating

June 19, 2017 | Categories: Pool Equipment & Systems

GPM grating is custom fabricated from a marine-grade polymer and is environmentally stabilized to withstand the harshest aquatic conditions. It will not rot, fade, discolor or delaminate. Natare grating resists chipping and cracking and remains unchanged when presented with harsh pool chemicals. A low-maintenance finish eliminates repair and refinishing due to weathering and deterioration and […]

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What You Need to Know About Choosing a Pool Filtration System

June 14, 2017 | Categories: Pool Equipment & Systems

  Before buzz words like “green” and “eco-friendly” were being used, misused and over-used, we were helping facilities save water, save energy, and save money by increasing efficiency and eliminating waste. What energy efficiency really boils down to is saving, and when you’re flushing excess backwash, chemicals and water down the drain, you’re flushing away […]

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15 Weird Facts About Swimming… #12 is Pretty Gross

June 8, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

For Original Source: Click Here Swimmers are fascinating. Not to be biased or anything, but they are. Swimmers have superhuman-like capabilities. They can make their bodies do weird things andnd they have some rather strange rituals. These 15 weird facts about swimmers will give you a new appreciation for the sport. 1. Freedivers can hold […]

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Top 10 Benefits of GPM Grating

June 6, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

GPM grating is custom fabricated from a marine-grade polymer and is environmentally stabilized to withstand the harshest aquatic conditions. It will not rot, discolor or delaminate and does not react with pool chemicals. Even repeated blows from a heavy hammer will not break GPM grating. 10-year full replacement warranty is included with every GPM grating […]

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6 Fun Pool Games for your Memorial Day Weekend Party

May 26, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

Time to spice up your Memorial Day weekend! These are not your run-of-the-mill pool games… no “chicken” or Marco Polo here! Your kids will be impressed by your creativity (you don’t have to tell them you found these games on the internet)! All you need is a couple of pool floats, boogie boards, a pool […]

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Aquatic Fitness Trend on the Rise for 2017

May 23, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

Simply put, swimming is fun! Whether it’s in a lake, the ocean, or the local community pool, swimming has always been one of America’s favorite pastimes, especially during the summer. In more recent years, however, swimming has gained more recognition as a therapeutic activity. When Michael Phelps became the most decorated Olympian in history as […]

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Identifying and Treating Different Types of Pool Algae

May 16, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

Click Here for Original Source If you can think back to your science class you may recall that algae are one-celled plants. And if you happen to be an alga, you are not alone: there are more than 20,000 varieties. In a swimming pool or spa, algae is that green, brown, yellow, black or pinkish […]

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National Water Safety Month

May 10, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

May is National Water Safety Month, with the majority of the world consisting of water; oceans, streams, seas, lakes, etc. and over 10.4 million residential and over 309,000 public swimming pools in the United States alone, safety is key. According to the Red Cross only a little over 50% of Americans are considered ‘water competent’. […]

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Guide to a Clean Pool: Water Distribution with Perimeter Supply Systems

May 1, 2017 | Categories: Pool Equipment & Systems

The proper supply and distribution of clean, filtered water is a primary concern when designing the return system for a commercial swimming pool.  Even the very best filtration system is of little value if treated water is not properly distributed. Read here to learn how to eliminate “dead spots” and have a clear and clean […]

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Building a Pool

April 24, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

The most important part of building a pool is the preparation phase. An experienced pool builder can walk you through the design process, but it helps to have a general idea of what you ultimately want. Here are 5 important questions you should ask yourself before starting the construction of your pool project: 1. Why […]

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Flow Velocity & Properly Sizing Drains & Outlets in a Swimming Pool

April 11, 2017 | Categories: Pool Equipment & Systems

When sizing drains, outlets and other openings that provide exiting flow from a swimming pool, spa or water feature, care must be taken to avoid suction entrapment. Excessive velocity and improperly installed or poorly maintained drains can cause serious injury or death. In general, best design practice requires that the velocity of the flow of a […]

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Natare’s Marina Bay Sands Pool Hits TV Screens: “Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby”

April 4, 2017 | Categories: Uncategorized

In the first episode of this eye-opening series, Giles Coren and Monica Galetti join the 9,500-strong workforce in one of the world’s biggest hotels – Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands. This epic hotel caters for one million guests every year, cost £3.5 billion to build and was created as part of a government plan to triple […]

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How to Avoid Stainless Steel Corrosion in Swimming Pools

March 29, 2017 | Categories: Stainless Steel Pools

Stainless steel has a long and successful history in swimming pool environments. It has a lower corrosion rate compared to other metals and materials, but like all nice things, you must take care of it to keep it looking sleek. Success is achievable when the right stainless steel and finish are selected, the pool water […]

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New Records Set at IUPUI Natatorium After Replacing Fiberglass Bulkheads with Natare Bulkheads

March 23, 2017 | Categories: Natare Projects, Pool Equipment & Systems, Press Releases

At NCAAs, Ledecky won the 200-yard free (in a tie with Louisville’s Mallory Comerford), 500-yard free (breaking her American record) and the 1650-yard free. Ledecky’s career consists of five Olympic gold medals, 13 World Records and 30 American Records. (Source: NBCsports) While swimming for the USA Cardinal Swim Club this last season, Ledecky broke nine American Records and 12 NCAA records across […]

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