Actuator valves for pools are used to control the direction of water flow within the pipes. Common issues are in-correctly set valves.
If you’re having trouble getting the heater to work try these swimming pool and spa basic heater troubleshooting tips.
When a pump does not flow with water it means it’s not priming and this can cause for the pool not to filter and sometimes depending on what pump the pump can over heat.
It’s important to ensure the CYA level in your pool water is correct as issues will arise if it’s too high or too low.
Choosing the landscaping to be around a swimming pool is an important decision and can greatly affect your pools cleanness and water quality.
The pool industry is always expanding and looking for talent. We are hiring so connect with PoolStar for the opportunity to grow your career.
If you have have low water level in the pool check these basic troubleshooting tips. Doing this could solve the problem and save you money.
To test your salt level in your swimming pool you’ll need to get salt water test equipment. PoolStar uses a digital water proof salinity tester.
Here at PoolStar we are as concerned as everyone with the ever changing status of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We wanted to give you a service update.
The Bottom Feeder is a portable swimming pool vacuum cleaner that has its own battery connected to it meaning there are no cables and hoses.
Here is a basic video on how to clean the Jandy Truclear salt system cell. Follow full details at the manufactures website.
Different forms of chlorine and their pros and cons of each one. The three listed here are among the most common ones used for swimming pool use.
Muriatic acid is used for many purposes on swimming pools some of which is to lower the PH level and also to acid wash a pool or a salt cell.
Swimming pool skimmers are used to catch debris from the surface of the pool by water flow into them from the suction of the pump.
Salt water pools need to have maintenance done to them the same as any other pool here are some maintenance tips.
If you have not heard of phosphates before this is a basic introduction to them and bottom line is you don’t want them in your pool water. Phosphates can come from many things like rain water, landscape fertilizer, dust that may have come into contact with landscaping, trees and other landscaping will all have phosphates.[…]
Swimming pool automation has come a long way there is now no need to go outside to the equipment and press buttons, turn levers and valves and try to remember how to position them. Now days, you can operate everything via your internet connected device like a smart phone or tablet. Turn on the spa[…]
Dogs especially love water and a swimming pool can be a big draw for them. When considering to let your pets near the pool consider these things.
Hard water build up on swimming pool tiles can be a real problem in the Las Vegas valley. Aqua-Rex can help with removing and minimizing scale.
Salt water swimming pools are a great system to have as they chlorinate the pool when the pump is running sanitizing the water.
Nowadays you can control all the equipment of your pool via a smartphone or other internet connected device. No more manually turning levers.
Saltwater chlorinators for pools are a great addition and can allow you to swim in fewer chemicals and have a softer-feel to your pool water.
PoolStar is one of the Las Vegas valley’s premier pool service companies with over a decade of experience to draw from. Services areas include.
Calcium hardness and other deposits can build up over time on swimming pool tile and become unsightly. Bead blasting the tile can clean it off.
If your swimming pool pump will not prime this guide will you help you to get it flowing again.
Ensuring the pool pump is running optimally is an important part of keeping your pool clear. If there are issues then this guide will help.
Periodically draining a swimming pool in Las Vegas is part of the routine maintenance when certain levels within the water become too high.
If you have a pool and spa and want to turn the controller into spa mode this is a guide on how to do it.
A brief overview how to review the schedules that are programmed on a Jandy Aqualink pool-spa controller. Also how to cancel a scheduled program.
A swimming pool vacuum leaf canister is a great addition to any pool. These canisters collect debris that the pool vacuum sucks up and prevents it from going into the pool pump. On pools that have a lot of landscaping around them these canisters can prevent line blockages that can be hard to clear and[…]
A common issue is a low spa water level. Here is a troubleshooting guide to help resolve the issue.
How to calculate the amount of gallons of water is in a pool is a common question. Here’s some info on how to calculate the amount.
Pool service needs to be done at least on a weekly basis. This is a basic guide on how to perform routine swimming pool service and maintenance.
A common issue with low spa water level is either a spa suction valve is open or a check valve is faulty. This guide can help resolve the issue.
Use the Jandy Aqualink RS in-house controller to program equipment to come on and off automatically and also how to cancel programs.
During the winter months there are a few things that need to be done to swimming pools for preventative maintenance reasons. Here’s a to do list.
Caring for a swimming pool can be time consuming and costly for a pool owner. A pool service can take the stress off and be cost affective.
Pool vacuum cleaners are a great addition to any pool. Having one helps keep the pool clean in between pool service days. The Hayward AquaNaut
There are many reasons why a pool might turn green or algae to grow within a pool. Here are some of the most common reasons and solutions.
Having a swimming pool drained and the options to consider prior to starting the process.
There are many types of swimming pool vacuum cleaners and they all come with their own pros and cons. Here are some pointers on what to consider.
Owning a swimming pool for the first time can be a little over whelming here are some basic tips on what to do for the beginner.
There are lots of items to check on a swimming pool at springtime to ensure it’s in good shape for the summer swim season. Here’s a guide
Help keep pets safe around swimming pools with these basic precautions. The heat in Las vegas can cause pets to try and cool off in a pool.
Pool equipment can be controlled by an automation control box. There are many types Jandy Aqualink, Hayward and Pentair here’s a guide.
Swimming pool safety is of utmost importance that’s why PoolStar sponsored the Henderson firefighters “Safe Pools Rule” 2014 campaign.
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PoolStar offers affordable acid wash pool service in Las Vegas & Henderson, NV. We specialize in acid wash services to remove stubborn stains. Call (702) 557-6625
If you’re having a swimming pool pump prime issue it could be caused by the gaskets within the Jandy valves that might need replacing.