How Long Should I Run My Pool Pump?

When it comes to maintaining a pool, there are a lot of variables to consider. After a storm you may need to spend more time cleaning debris out of the pool. Or if you have an unusually high swimmer load, you may need to adjust your pool chemicals. However, one part of pool maintenance remains … Read more

Top Five Benefits of a Pool Maintenance Service Agreement

Summer days are meant for swimming and splashing, not hours of endless pool upkeep. Hiring a pool maintenance company to perform regular maintenance for your pool might seem like a luxury, but when you consider all of the benefits of doing so, you may change your mind. Here are our top five reasons why having … Read more

What to Consider When Hiring a Pool Service Company

Summer is only a few short months away, and before you know it, it will be time to open your pool! Soon you’ll be relaxing poolside and enjoying a dip in the cool, refreshing water. As all pool owners know though, it takes time and effort to maintain a backyard pool all summer long. Hiring … Read more

Should I Close My Pool in September?

It can be tempting to hang on to the late summer days and squeeze every last moment out of your pool for the season. However, waiting too long to close your pool can have its drawbacks. Read on to find out why Island Pool Services recommends closing your pool by the end of September.

Island Pool Services Acquires Bayside Pool Company

“I’m excited to welcome the former Bayside Pool Company customers to our family,” said Troy Taylor, owner of Island Pool Services. “Our mission is to help our customers enjoy their pools, and we offer many services and contract options to do just that.”

Pros and Cons of Hiring a Pool Maintenance Service

island pool services employee cleaning pool

While having your own backyard pool is one of the best parts of summer, performing all of the maintenance is not something most people look forward to doing. Is it worth hiring a pool maintenance company to service your pool throughout the summer? Consider the pros and cons: Pros Saves time. Each month, pool owners … Read more

Is a Pool Contract Right for Me?

troy taylor of island pool services discussing pool cleaning contracts

Island Pool Services offers different pool contract options to the Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Chesapeake areas. Customers love these pool cleaning contracts because they: Include all pool chemicals Have no hidden costs Make it easy to budget Allow you to spend more time in your pool The type of pool service contract you choose should … Read more

Enhance your Pool with Outdoor Lighting

night time around backyard pool with landscape lighting

Having a pool is great, but having a well-lit pool is even better. Properly lighting your pool will allow you to take full advantage of all it has to offer and feel safe doing so. This summer, light the night around your pool and enjoy these benefits: Increased Safety Adding lighting to your pool area … Read more