Can natural stone be used for pool water lines?

Answer Natural stone can be used for pool water lines, and it creates a pleasing look. However, as the Orange Country Register reports, "some stones used in natural pools might contain minerals that could... Read More »

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What types of natural stone are best to clad an inground swimming pool with?

AnswerI have heard that Granite is the best for inground concrete pools, if it is constantly submerged, as it is hardly or not at all porous, which keeps it from collecting debris or cultivating th... Read More »

Why does the spa water lower when the pool pump turns off and why does the spa water level go down while using the spa if the spa water is approximately 16 inches above pool water level?

Answer The check valve between the spa and the pool is defective.

Is it possible for a black winter vinyl pool cover to superheat the air and the pool water and cause the water to evaporate?

Answer The water is going to evaporate at some rate with or without a cover. You need to add water to the pool at least once per week. Evaporation rates without a cover would be close to 1.5" per ... Read More »

Are natural or artificial boulders preferred for pool designs that incorporate boulders that extend below the water by appx 12 inches?