Entries by Benson Pools

Maintaining Proper Water Balance in Your Pool

Although it can feel a little intimidating when maintaining the proper balance in your pool, you don’t need a science degree to get that crystal clear water. Here are the basic steps to balance the water chemistry of your pool. First, let’s get clear on why balancing your pool’s water chemistry is so important. When […]

6 Pool Maintenance Tips

Having your own backyard oasis with a pool is a dream for most homeowners. It’s fun, glamorous, and so convenient when you can jump in for a refreshing dip during those hot and humid days. But of course, like everything, it requires maintenance. So if you’re having a pool installed this year or if you […]

What to Expect from Your Pool Opening

With the warm weather upon us, it’s that time of the year to open your pool and enjoy a refreshing swim this season. But if you’re like most owners who dread the amount of work typically involved in that process, why not hire us instead? At Benson Pools, we will take care of all the […]

When Should I Open My Pool?

It might feel a bit too early to start thinking about opening up your pool when there are still signs of winter around. But this is when many pool owners begin to plan out their spring and summer seasons so they can maximize the amount of time they have to enjoy it. If you’re wondering […]

What Does a Pool Service Include?

At Benson Pools, we understand that not every pool owner has the time and energy to keep up with their pool maintenance. Summer schedules are already jam-packed, and you deserve to kick your feet up and leave the maintenance work to the pros. Our pool services are designed so that you can make the most […]

7 Common Pool Repairs

Swimming pools are a fun addition to any home. They offer an outlet to relax, exercise, and have fun together with the whole family. But like anything, there will come a time when your pool needs a few repairs. If you’re in the process of getting a pool or are considering one in the future, […]

How to Choose the Best Pool Shape for Your Backyard

So you’ve finally decided to take the plunge and get a pool. That’s great! It’s an exciting process, but it’s also one that comes with a range of decisions that you’ll need to make. One of the first things that you’ll need to think about is the shape of the pool, which will depend on […]

7 Health Benefits of Swimming

Swimming is a fun activity, but it also provides a number of health benefits. Aside from being soothing, the resistance and buoyancy of the water help to improve muscle mass, endurance, flexibility, and it also gives our body a workout from head to toe. Swimming can even help to lower stress levels, reduce depression and […]

How Do I Know if My Pool is Leaking?

Do you suspect a leak in your pool? If so, you could call in a pool expert for an inspection to ensure your investment is protected, and that there aren’t any underlying issues or something more severe like a cracked underground pipe. Here are some telltale steps to follow to help answer your question, how […]