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Is Weekly Pool Service Worth It?
Being a pool owner can sometimes be stressful or often times life gets in the way and your pool gets put on the backburner. At Horizon Pool and Patio, we offer weekly cleaning service, which can be tailored to your needs. It is our priority that your pool is kept in safe conditions and properly… Read More »
Considering Weekly Pool Service?
When owning a pool, it is important to make sure that your pool is properly maintained at all times and is a safe and enjoyable environment for you and your family. All of our technicians are expertly trained, and CPO trained (Certified Pool and Spa Operator) to ensure your pool is taken care of the… Read More »
Should You Consider A Salt Chlorinator?
Sparkling-clean pool and spa water invites a healthy, active lifestyle. A salt generator is a machine that replaces the need for liquid chlorine to be poured directly into your pool or stored at your home. Traditional liquid chlorine is poured directly into the pool at large quantities and takes time for it to balance out… Read More »
Hurricane Pool Storm Prep
HURRICANE POOL STORM PREP DO NOT lower pool water level. Do not put lawn furniture into pool. This can damage your pool surface. Super chlorinate pool. If you have salt system, use boost cycle 24 hours before storm. DO NOT put chlorine tablets directly into pool. Remove child fence and store inside. Remove any items… Read More »
New Federal Law for Swimming Pool Pumps
We want you to be aware that as of July 18, 2021, a new federal law will go into effect that governs the type of swimming pool circulation/filtration pump that can be installed. The new law requires that all pool circulation/filtration pumps one horsepower and above, can no longer be conventional single speed pumps. Instead,… Read More »
Benefits of Using a Salt Chlorinator for Your Pool
Benefits of Using a Salt Chlorinator for Your Pool Thinking of going chlorine-free? Saltwater swimming pools have become increasingly popular in South Florida, representing over half of new pool installation services today. Even traditional chlorine pool owners are converting their existing pools to salt chlorinator systems. So, why are Florida pool owners making the switch… Read More »
There Is More Than One Heating Option For Your Pool!
When the topic of pool heaters comes up, some people don’t realize there is more than one option. There are actually three heating styles to consider when looking to heat your pool. Option Number 1. The first option is a gas-powered pool heater. These require a propane tank or a natural gas hookup. These are… Read More »
Now Hiring Experienced Swimming Pool Route Technician
Now Hiring Experienced Swimming Pool Route Technician Horizon Pool & Patio, a well-established, family-owned and operated swimming pool service company is seeking an experienced, reliable pool technician. Truck, equipment including hammerhead and chemicals are provided. Each route has approximately 100 pools. Experience: CPO certification preferred. All technicians must pass a background check and have a… Read More »
Now Hiring Pool Repair Technician
Now Hiring Pool Repair Technician Horizon Pool & Patio, a well-established, family-owned and operated swimming pool company with a retail store/showroom is seeking a full-time pool repair technician. Position focuses on installing, troubleshooting and repairing all types of pool and spa equipment, including automation and salt chlorinators. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Vehicle… Read More »
Now Hiring Assistant Store Manager
Now Hiring Assistant Store Manager Horizon Pool & Patio, a well-established, family-owned and operated swimming pool company with a retail store/showroom is seeking a motivated people-person for full-time employment as the retail store Assistant Manager. Assistant Manager duties will include opening and closing the store, reconciling cash drawers, and stocking and ordering supplies. Most importantly,… Read More »