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Pros and Cons of Hiring a Pool Maintenance Service

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 […]

Is a Pool Contract Right for Me?

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 […]

Enhance your Pool with Outdoor 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 […]

Pool Company Selection Guide

We know that selecting a pool company to maintain your backyard oasis can be confusing. There are a lot of items to consider, so we created this helpful guide to make it a bit easier to evaluate the companies you are considering. You may have additional criteria, but we think you’ll agree the items listed […]

How Much Does Weekly Pool Maintenance Cost?

Troy Taylor of Island Pool Services in Hampton Roads, VA answers the question “How Much Does Weekly Pool Maintenance Cost?” In this video, he discusses pool chemical maintenance, pool vacuuming, brushing down the pool deck, blowing off the pool deck, pool pump and pool filter checks, pool skimming, pool pump baskets, pool filters, and pool […]

All The Parts of Your Pool

Though we wish maintaining a pool was as simple as filling it up and skimming out the leaves, keeping it looking and performing great, unfortunately, requires a bit of work and maintenance – just like any other household fixture. If you’ve hired a professional to take care of your pool for you, you’ve made a […]

What to Look for When Choosing Your Pool Cleaning Service

The best part of summer is almost here, and we bet you can’t wait to jump into your pool on the first hot day of the year! It’s officially time to start thinking about your pool – whether you’re reopening an existing one, or finally have your backyard project completed and have a new pool. Thankfully, […]

How Much Does Pool Service Cost?

Troy Taylor of IslandPool Services, VA answers the question “How Much Does Pool Service Cost?” From opening to closing, here’s what to expect:

Can You Leave Your Pool Open All Year?

  The weather is beginning to cool off, which unfortunately, means the swimming season is coming to an end. Unless your pool is heated, you’ve likely already begun to use it less frequently, and are beginning to think about what steps to take next to protect your investment throughout the winter. Many homeowners and property […]

Thank You For Choosing Island Pool Services

As we look back on the crazy summer of 2020, one of the things we noticed the most, is how much our customers enjoyed their pools! In a time of social distancing and staycations, backyard swimming pools were family gathering places, neighborhood retreats, afternoon escapes and the scene of weekend COVID-safe parties. We’re so glad […]