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Spring has Sprung

It finally seems as though spring has reared its head. For a while it seemed as though winter was going to continue its stranglehold on the midwest and continue snowing for our 4th of July celebrations. But lo, we are … Continue reading

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Radiant Pools

If you’ve been following our blog, you recently saw lots of pictures of our new Radiant Pool line.  This is a neat and unique pool.  It can go on top the ground like a regular above ground pool, or you … Continue reading

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Radiant Pools at Eastgate

We recently began working with Radiant Pools to bring in their gorgeous metric pool systems. They are built with a 2″ closed cell foam wall that insulates and gives incredible structural integrity. In these photos you can see the crew … Continue reading

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30 Years & Counting!

2014!  Wow, what a number, or should I say what a year.  Yes, 2014 just began, but it is a big year for me, as it marks my 30th anniversary with Eastgate Pools.  While I don’t remember the exact date, … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Did you know? That the White House Pool was built in 1975 by President Gerald Ford. To make the pool more efficient, the pool cabana was renovated for better solar heating. There was a swimming pool built inside by FDR … Continue reading

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Late Season Installs

We are in the home stretch of summer. A lot of customers have already had their pools installed with still many more getting ready for their install. While pondering in the dog days of summer whether to go ahead and … Continue reading

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So Your Pool is Cloudy?

Don’t Panic! There are a number of reasons that your pool could be murky. A pH imbalance, low chlorine, dead algae and the beginning of an algae bloom can all be the culprits. Lets address each issue so you have … Continue reading

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The Fourth of July Flop

This year the Fourth of July  came and went with little extremities. Most fireworks were silenced by rain, pools were left un-swam in because of the uncompromising weather and most grills stayed empty as people swarmed the local malls and … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Did you know…. There is approximately 12 million swimming pools in the U.S.A. Which state has the most?? Florida, California, Arizona?? If you guessed California, you are right. They have about 3 million. Of the 12 million, only 2.9% are … Continue reading

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Getting Started on a New Year

We go through a lot of change as a new season approaches. Yesterday we posted some photos of our Technicians opening our Inground pool. Today they proceeded to open the rest of the pools and got some painting done indoors. … Continue reading

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Aboveground Installs

I know winter is not the typical time of the year when people want to start looking for a new pool. However, if you come in and purchase one now, you will get first dibs on install dates. Then when … Continue reading

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Trouble-shooting Your Automatic Pool Cleaner

When it comes time to open pools in the spring, we get lots of calls from customers saying that their automatic pool cleaner is not working properly.  More often than not, the cleaner seems to get stuck in a pattern … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Summer

We are now into March and, even though the cold weather doesn’t seem like it will ever end, spring is on the way.  It feels as though this winter has dragged on longer than any I can remember, but there … Continue reading

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