Poolside Repair: How to install an energy efficient pool pump motor

Poolside Repair: How to install an energy efficient pool pump motor

Hello and welcome to Poolside Repair. We’re in lovely Orlando, Florida. Matt and Rob are helping out Dennis who wants to install a new Century V-Green with V-Link control on his daughter’s pool.She currently has a single speed motor that’s not cost-efficient. By upgrading to a V-green motor we hope to cut utility cost by at least 50%. The V-Link control and app  allows you to track your pump motor’s power consumption, so you can see the savings in real-time.

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Are Saltwater Pools Salty?

Are saltwater pools actually salty? Most people, pool owners included, assume that having a salt water generator makes their swimming pool water salty. I think that they are expecting to swim in water that you find at the beach. I mean, who doesn’t love going to the beach, right? Unfortunately, though, this is a common misconception and a high expectation. Though it would be nice, salt water generators do not mimic the beach experience.

Salt water generators provide many benefits to your pool and pockets, however, making your water “beach salty” is not one of them. If your pool isn’t as salty as the water found at the beach, then how salty is your pool after using a salt water generator? (more…)

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