Glossary of Pool Terms

AIR-RELIEF VALVE: A manually-operated brass or plastic valve located at the top of a filter tank for relieving the pressure inside the filter and removing the air inside the filter (bleeding the filter). Also known as a pressure-relief valve. ALGAE: Microscopic plant-like organisms that contain chlorophyll. Algae is nourished by carbon dioxide (CO2) and use…

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Services/Repair

Full Service Cleaning: We offer full service cleaning consisting of the following:  Surface netting, tile brushed, pool vacuumed, skim & pump, baskets emptied, filter backwashed (if app.).  Water chemistry tested, balanced, logged on work order.  Copy of work order left on site.  Our goal is to provide you Tulsa’s best quality pool services and supplies…

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Awnings and Umbrellas for Shade

Backyard shade is hardly new; umbrellas and awnings have been around for decades. But today they have been modernized, much like the kitchen fridge or the American automobile. Current cover-ups have gone high tech providing motorized and remote operation, sturdier fabrics that last longer, greater selections and a whole bunch of new options for comfort…

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Financing Your Pool

Swimmingpool.com and Lending Club have teamed up to offer an unsecured personal loan program for the swimming pool, irrigation and landscape industry.   Learn More Here   Program Highlights Include:   Get 1% CASH BACK! Borrowers initiating funded loans through SwimmingPool.com will receive a rebate of 1% of the loan amount – automatically.* Lending Club…

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Crystal Pools Swimming Pools

Crystal Pools:  Swimming Pool Supplies, Construction, Maintenance and More! Crystal Pools Inc. has been serving the Tulsa area since 1994.  We are your one stop shop for your swimming pool needs. Crystal Pools Inc. is located at 121st St South and Highway 75. Construction: Design and Construction of custom inground gunite swimming pools.  Crystal Pools…

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New ADA Standards for Swimming Pools

There are over 50 million people with disabilities in the United States, which equates to 18% of the population – making persons with disabilities the largest minority group. To protect this population, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was designed to prevent discrimination against a person based on a disability. The goal of the ADA…

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