Blog Archives - Island Pool Services

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?

Back to School Pool Study Party

Summer is in full swing in Chesapeake & Virginia Beach, but not for much longer. As August heats up, pool closing season draws nearer. Get the most out of your swimming pool before it’s time to dust off that pool cover for fall and winter.

How to Throw the BEST Pool Party EVER

Make a splash with the best end-of-summer swimming pool party your neighborhood has ever seen. Before you know it, pool closing season will be here and you’ll have to drain and cover your pool for fall and winter. Until then, though, check out our ideas for the hottest pool party of the year.

Summer Swimming Pool Maintenance

Owning a swimming pool is a big responsibility that is often hard to maintain on your own. Ensuring your pool water provides a clean swimming environment can be much less stressful when you hire Island Pools. We offer dependable and efficient pool maintenance for the greater Hampton Roads area.