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10 Tips For Keeping Your Pool In Tip-Top Shape This Summer

10. If you don’t maintain your pool properly, you could cut the lifespan in half. Or, if you don’t maintain it at all, you could be cutting it down to a quarter.   9. A pool pump could consume up to half of a home’s entire energy output. With new pool system technology currently overlapping…

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Check for Swimming Pool Leaks at Pool Opening

Pool opening time is often when customers get the first hints that there may be a leak in their swimming pool or liner. Over the winter here in Scarborough and the Toronto area, the ground freezes and thaws, shifting concrete pools and also the land around your pool. Naturally, if we notice anything requiring repairs…

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Bremner – Pool Heaters for a Cool Summer

Notice how “global warming” has become “climate change”? It seems that the Toronto area may be reaping the other end of the climate change scale with our cool, rain-prone summer. Even with a warmer summer, by September the days may be warm but the evenings are cooler. What’s a homeowner to do? The answer is…

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Salt or Chlorine?

Maintaining salt water systems for swimming pools has been around for years but it’s only been relatively recently that the technology has made it easily accessible to your average pool owner. You may have been wondering about it, so let’s take a look at what it can mean to switch from traditional methods of using…

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Water Balance & Pool Closing

Believe us when we tell you we love summer as much as you do, but the end of our sunny season looms in a matter of weeks. Luckily, the weather has been just beautiful for the most part and there’s been plenty of opportunity to enjoy your home swimming pool this season.

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Swimming Pool Heater Safety – Part 1

With our variable climate here in Southern Ontario, the advantages of a pool heater are obvious. Warmer water = a longer swimming season, and lets you make the most out of your swimming pool. The Right Installation Is Key Installation by a professional and expert like our employees at Bremner Pool Services is your assurance…

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The consequences of not opening your swimming pool soon enough

Surprisingly, some people have waited until now to finally open their swimming pools. This can drastically cut short your summer swimming season, but it can also have other undesirable effects on your pool and summer fun. Green Algae When a swimming pool is left to sit under its winter cover under a baking sun, green…

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