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Home Pool Shock 101

Swimming season is just around the corner, and no matter what kind of sanitation your home pool will be using this summer – you will need to add a shock to your pool. If you’re a pool care beginner and don’t know where to start – let alone what a shock is – we have […]

Clear Comfort Unveils New Revolutionary Spa Water Treatment System

The New CCW50 Offers the Easiest, Healthiest and Best Feeling Water for Today’s Spas and Hot Tubs Boulder, Colorado – April 10, 2018 – Clear Comfort introduces the innovative CCW50, the company’s newest, non-chlorine sanitation system specifically for spas. Homeowners can now enjoy a healthier, easier and more enjoyable spa experience. Pre-orders are being taken […]

Pool System Comparison: Saltwater vs Clear Comfort

Picking the right pool system for your home can be challenging – that’s why it’s important to evaluate the pros and cons before you make a final selection. If you’re deciding between salt water pools and Clear Comfort pools, here’s everything you need to know about how their maintenance, health considerations and water feeling compare […]

From Nature to Pool Treatment: What are Hydroxyls?

Clear Comfort’s chlorine-free pool system uses a process that mimics how our atmosphere cleans our air. This process creates hydroxyls that do a better job of destroying contaminants in the pool than chlorine. But what exactly are these “hydroxyls”? Hydroxyls in Our Atmosphere Hydroxyls are often called “nature’s broom” because they keep the earth’s atmosphere […]

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Why Pool (Combined) Chlorine is Harmful

November marks Lung Cancer Awareness Month – a time to promote good lung health and raise awareness for the second most common cancer in both men and women and the leading cause of cancer death. There’s a common misconception that lung cancer only affects the elderly or smokers, but anyone is at risk. So, whether […]

Pool Story: How a JCC Cut 40% of Chlorine Use and Costs [Infographic]

In 2016, Kathy Torre, Aquatics Director at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) MetroWest, sought a healthier pool treatment solution to keep up with the facility’s swimming lessons, competitions and other activities. The Challenge: Torre says that trying to reduce combined chlorine and keep the pool environment’s air and water quality healthy for swimmers and staff […]

Pool Story: How a YMCA pool improved air quality

If you can’t see your facility’s pool you shouldn’t be able to smell it. The chemical pool smell that lurks into hallways, lobbies and locker rooms isn’t only unpleasant, but also toxic to inhale. However, aquatic facilities, like the Boulder Valley YMCA, have been trailblazers for facilities looking to improve air quality, while protecting the health […]

4 Ways to reduce your pool chlorine exposure

Being a low-impact exercise that works the entire body, swimming is a great exercise for all ages and capabilities. While swimming has many healthy benefits for our bodies physically, it can also expose our bodies to dangerous chemicals that’ll harm our digestive and respiratory health. If swimming is a part of your daily or weekly […]

How to protect your skin & minimize DBPs while swimming

Did you know that lathering up with sunscreen before jumping in the pool could harm your respiratory health? While you think you’re protecting your skin with sunscreen in the pool, you may also be contributing to toxic disinfection byproducts, or DBPs, creation in the water.   There is a common misconception that pool odor and irritation comes from chlorine […]

Five Pool Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

Remember the phrase, “don’t believe everything you hear”? If you love to swim, own a pool or are looking to get a pool, you’ve probably heard many conflicting myths about swimming pools. Here we’ve set the record straight for these five popular pool myths. Myth 1: “Salt water pools are ‘chlorine free’” Despite popular belief, saltwater […]

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