Michael Dean

Michael has over 25 years of experience in the swimming pool industry. He has built pools and natural landscapes for hundreds of homes and businesses across the country. He also holds multiple patents for pool performance products he has engineered over the years.

Michael Dean

Best Pool Timers

A pool timer, or pool pump timer, is a crucial device if you want to keep your pool clean without a high electricity bill. If you don’t have a timer, your pump will run until you switch it off. If you fail to turn it off, it will keep running (and eating into the electricity …

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Best Pool Alarms

A pool alarm is an invaluable device. These alarms make a loud noise when someone or something falls into the pool. This safety tool makes it possible to act quickly and save someone who can’t swim and might otherwise drown silently. There are many types of pool alarms, and they come with all sorts of …

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How To Detect A Leak In Your Pool

Pool leaks are a common issue, and they can seem very challenging to address. With the right knowledge, however, you can locate and fix them quickly. The thing about pool leaks is that they can occur practically anywhere inside and outside of the pool. The most significant challenge is often locating the leak. I will …

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Pool Spillovers Design Guide

Swimming pool spillovers are a wonderful water feature that connect a small spa or hot tub to the larger pool. With a lot of homeowners and pool builders getting creative with their spa designs these days, a spillover can take on a number of different designs, which you’ll see more of below. In this guide, …

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How to Acid Wash a Pool

Pool ownership can be a wonderful thing. Relaxing in the calming waters of your home’s swimming pool is an excellent way to lower your stress levels and get a little exercise. But pools can quickly become stained and overridden with harmful bacteria. When your swimming pool’s surfaces aren’t coming clean, it may be time for …

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Pool Resurfacing Cost Breakdown

As every pool owner knows, it takes no small amount of effort to keep your pool looking its best year after year. With an inground pool, you have to resurface the area every 10 years or so. Doing this will ensure everything is in working order and extend the life of your pool. Like most …

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Pool Heater Cost Breakdown

For many pool owners, a heater seems like a luxury. Not only is there the initial expense of the heater itself, but also installation and operation costs to consider. However, without a pool heater, you might find yourself missing out on months of poolside fun every year. For most homes, a pool heater is well …

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Pool Safety: The Essentials

Summertime is here, a time for soaking up the sun and enjoying time with your family and friends around the pool. Swimming pools offer fun for children and adults alike when enjoyed safely, but can also be hazardous and even deadly when they used irresponsibly. There are certain things you need to keep in mind …

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