Florida is known for its mild temperatures, but there can still be freezing weather. Earlier in February the temperatures dropped into the 30’s. Many people asked us what they should do during this harsh weather.
WINTER SPRINGS, Florida (PRWEB)
March 01, 2022
Swim ‘N Fun provides information on how to protect a swimming pool during a freeze. Bob Wright, owner of Swim ‘N Fun, says, “Florida is known for its mild temperatures, but there can still be freezing weather. Earlier in February the temperatures dropped into the 30’s. Many people asked us what they should do during this harsh weather. We tell customers that it is important to protect their pool and pool equipment during these low temperatures. We offer advice on how to do this in our latest blog.
Swim ‘N Fun offers these tips for protecting a Florida pool during freezing temperatures:
- Maintain a good water level in the pool
- Keep chemicals balanced
- Run pool pump continuously to keep pool water moving
- Double check to make sure all valves in the pool’s plumbing system are open
If a winter storm in Florida causes a power outage, follow these tips:
- Turn off equipment circuit breakers and make sure all equipment is turned off
- Open the air release valve on the pool filter
- Remove the cover and drain plugs from the pump
- Remove plugs and covers from chlorinators, filters, motors and heaters
These tips and more can be found on their blog at https://swimnfun.com/blog/can-a-freeze-affect-your-backyard-swimming-pool
In Florida, during a freeze, various parts and equipment in a swimming pool can be affected. Frozen water can damage or break pipes, valves can break, or knobs can come loose from water pipes. Wright adds, “If your pool has been damaged due to freezing temperatures, we encourage pool owners to call us at 407-699-5588. »
Equipment repairs and pool repairs can be done quickly and economically by Swim ‘N Fun’s highly trained technicians. Technicians can handle jobs big and small. Their equipment repair technicians can perform many tasks including installing new systems and servicing items such as pool lights, pool heaters, salt chlorination systems, pool pumps , automatic pool cleaners, etc.
Swim ‘N Fun is a fully licensed and insured pool company in Winter Springs, Florida. This company has been serving all of Central Florida since 1986 and is family owned and operated. To learn more about Swim ‘N Fun, visit online at https://swimnfun.com/. To schedule a pool repair, please call 407-699-5588. Swim ‘N Fun services pools throughout Central Florida including Lake Mary, Sanford, Longwood, Altamonte Springs, Winter Springs, Casselberry, Oviedo, Maitland and surrounding areas.
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