Energy saving tips for the pool

South Africans love the outdoor lifestyle and there is nothing more refreshing than jumping into a clean cool swimming pool on a hot summer’s day, but keep these energy saving tips in mind when maintaining that pristine blue swimming pool.


Reduce the length of time you run your pool pump. Between four and six hours a day is generally enough to keep your pool clean in summer and a mere two hours a day should be enough during winter. If, however, there is an unseasonal hot spell, remember to adjust the setting.

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