In preparation for the summer season, that means it is time to open up the swimming pool and clean it up for a full season of fun and memories! There are a few steps that need to be followed in order to prepare your swimming pool for the summer season. Keep reading to learn how to open your redding pool and get your swimming pool ready for the summer season.

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Remove the Pool Cover

Learning how to open your Redding pool is easy if your follow these key steps. Removing your swimming pools cover is the first step you’ll need to take to successfully clean your swimming pool. Don’t forget before you take off the pool cover, that you clear off any dirt, debris, or water that is stuck on top of the pool cover. Examine your pool cover after removal for any holes or cracks. If it can be used again, than clean it off and safely store it for the summer.

Check your Pool’s Maintenance

Examine the condition of your swimming pool and make sure that it has stayed cleaned during the winter months. If you installed anything to keep your swimming pool from freezing over during the winter, you’ll want to remove all those items and also store them safely away. Double check that all of your filters and pumps are clean and not broken as you prepare for the summer. If anything seems to be unclean or broken, it is important that you address those situations as quickly as possible so that your swimming pool doesn’t continue to be dirty.

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Adjust the Pool’s Water Level

It’s important to fill your swimming pools water to its standard operating level. The sooner you do this, the warmer your water will be later on. Jumping in a pool before it’s had a chance to warm up at least a little bit can be a shock to most people. You’ll need to make sure that your filter system is cleared of water and working properly as you continue the next few steps. This can be difficult to do and if you don’t have a lot of experience with it, you may want to contact a professional.

Clean the Water

Now it is time to address the condition of your swimming pool’s water. It is important to remove any debris that may be left over from the previous season and check the chemical composition after 24 hours of letting the water circulate. At this point, you’ll need to add the proper chemicals to re-balance the water and ensure that it will be clean for swimming. Make sure to follow directions for adding chemicals perfectly to avoid damaging the pool or making the water unfit for swimming.

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