Health


Good Health News on Swimming at Home, But Keep Testing Your Water’s Safety

Good Health News on Swimming at Home

As Dr. George Rutherford told The Wall Street Journal (May 4, 2020), chlorine in pool water kills the coronavirus. The professor of epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco, said that oceans, lakes and pools are all generally safe from viruses. Swimming is one of the safer outdoor activities the Journal listed in its […]

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How Water Balance Makes for Safer Stay-at-Home Swimming

How Water Balance Makes for Safer Stay-at-Home Swimming

I started this series on pool water and health before any of us knew a coronavirus was about to upset the whole world. I’ve long held that a diligent owner can be more certain about a pool’s health at home than at many public facilities. Now we can add social distancing to the advantages a […]

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Clear water, clean pool? Not necessarily

water testing

Only consistent testing keeps pool water clear, clean, balanced and safe.

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