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Everyone in Florida has their eyes on the tropics right now. Whether this storm comes through Florida or not, it’s never too soon to make sure you and your pool are prepared for a storm. There are many myths regarding throwing outdoor furniture inside pools and even draining a swimming pool before a hurricane. Both of […]

The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention reminds you to enjoy the outdoors safely. They have named the Friday before Memorial Day Don’t Fry Day. In the same way we teach kids to wear bike helmets, we can also teach them to wear wide -­-brimmed hats.   What You Can Do to Be Safe in […]

The DBPR is responsible for licensing and regulating contractors in Florida.  Read what they want consumers to know about swimming pool cleaning, repair and building.  When is a license required for work on a pool?  Find the answers here!

Happy May everyone! You know what that means, National Water Safety Month!  Florida loses more children under the age of five to drowning than any other state. According to the Florida Department of Health office of Injury Prevention, enough children to fill three to four preschool classrooms drown annually. The Florida Swimming Pool Association (FSPA) […]

The state of Florida requires a license for swimming pool repairs, remodeling and new construction; you can confirm licenses and read information on licensing at www.MyFloridaLicense.com. Pool cleaning and basic water treatments do not require a DBPR license. A licensed person has the required education, experience, insurance and qualifications to obtain a license.  They must […]

CPSC  awarded nearly $800,000 to five different cities in the United States, two of which are in Florida. Broward County received the largest grant of the five, receiving $250,000. Lake County was listed second receiving $155,061. This funding will provide assistance to local governments for education, training, and enforcement of pool safety requirements that are intended […]

The thought of building a pool in your backyard can be overwhelming!  How do you choose a company?  How do you choose a design?  How long will it take?  The number one thing is to be sure you hire a company that is properly licensed and insured.  Use the Find a Florida Pool Prosm search […]

Hidden cameras test 3-year-old JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – “She thinks she’s independent and that she’s a big girl,” explained Megan Denk about her 3 year old daughter, Bailey, who has figured out how to reach the key that unlocks the deadbolt to Denk’s front door.  READ ARTICLE video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player

Keep your pool running with pool maintenance. You can use the Find a Florida Pool Pro search engine to use a professional. If you do it yourself read up on some useful information. Chlorination, conditioner, alkalinity, pH scale and other topics can be found at www.floridapoolpro.com/pool-care/pool-maintenance.

1. Time it takes to build Dig to swim: Varies based on scope of project, your contractor and things out of everyone’s control.  But it is always a good time to do it!  Keep in mind that Florida’s rainy season and holidays can cause delays. 2. Permits / Inspections Permits will be pulled by your […]

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Everyone in Florida has their eyes on the tropics right now. Whether this storm comes through Florida or not, it’s never too soon to make sure you and your pool are prepared for a storm. There are many myths regarding throwing outdoor furniture inside pools and even draining a swimming pool before a hurricane. Both of […]

The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention reminds you to enjoy the outdoors safely. They have named the Friday before Memorial Day Don’t Fry Day. In the same way we teach kids to wear bike helmets, we can also teach them to wear wide -­-brimmed hats.   What You Can Do to Be Safe in […]

The DBPR is responsible for licensing and regulating contractors in Florida.  Read what they want consumers to know about swimming pool cleaning, repair and building.  When is a license required for work on a pool?  Find the answers here!