Blog Archives - Island Pool Services

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 […]

How much does Pool service/maintenance cost in Chesapeake, Virginia Beach and Norfolk?

  One of the first questions pool owners want to know when they call our company is: How much does pool service/maintenance cost? Although this is a challenging question to answer, I will try my best to explain some general pricing guidelines. The purchase of swimming pool service/maintenance is similar to the purchase of clothing, […]

Important Home Pool Safety Tips

Owning a private swimming pool is an amazing luxury that never gets old—from the first splash of the season to the last cannonball of summer, personal swimming pools are the best—until someone gets hurt.

Professional Pool Closing Services

It’s officially September, Labor day is past, and summer is almost over. As sorry as we are to see swimming pool season end, we know that up ahead are brisk cold nights, filled with twinkling holiday lights … but in the meantime, you need to close your pool for the season.

Closing Time

As August sizzles closer to an end and September draws near, one thing weighs heavily on the hearts, minds, and goggles of Chesapeake pool owners: It’s almost pool closing time.

How to Convert a Traditional Chlorine Swimming Pool into Salt

What is a Salt Water Pool?