When you live in an area of the country that is under a water conservation watch — like California, you may wonder how to conserve water in your swimming pool. Swimming pool owners in Arizona may also wonder how to conserve water as well because of the high temperatures, the water evaporates quickly and you could spend a lot more money on adding water and chemicals frequently. Finding ways to conserve water in your swimming pool is just a good practice for all pool owners.

The swimming pool service contractors from Express Pool Care offer tips to their customers when they pay service visits on how to conserve water, save money and use fewer chemicals.

How to conserve water in your swimming pool

  1. Keep it covered when you’re not using it.
  2. Check for leaks.
  3. Have fun, but avoid excessive splashing.
  4. Don’t overfill the pool.
  5. Turn off fountains and water accessories when you’re not in the pool.
  6. Keep the pool filter clean so you don’t have to waste water to backwash the pool
  7. Turn down the water temperature by a degree or two and you can save water that might be lost to evaporation
  8. Add pool chemicals at night.
  9. Plant trees and shrubbery to form a wind break that will help prevent water from evaporating.

Talk to us for various ways in which you can conserve water in your swimming pool. This will help you save on your water bills, utility bills, the amount of chemicals you use to keep the pool clean and the environment! Owning a swimming pool can truly be the best gift you give your family, but it can also cost you more than you may have planned for, especially if you don’t plan on how much it can cost to keep adding water and chemicals to the pool because it’s evaporated.