Recent Posts by Hayward Poolside

How Are You Going Green this St. Patrick’s Day

This day, March 17th, commemorates Saint Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland, as well as the celebration of the heritage and culture of the Irish. Green ribbons and shamrocks have been worn on St. Patrick’s Day since at least the 1680’s; therefore it has become customary to wear shamrocks or green clothing and accessories since then. While not a legal holiday in the...
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Simple Pool Opening Procedures

Pool OpeningWith the pool season just around the corner, it’s time for owners to prepare their pool opening procedure and get ready to have some PoolSide fun. Whether you’re emerging from a long snowy winter or a quick brush with cooler temperatures, opening your pool can be a simple process. The first step in the pool opening process...
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Professional Sports you can play with family and friends in your pool

When you have a pool, there’s plenty of nothing to do: sweet, sweet nothing lounging PoolSide or on a float in the perfectly pH-balanced water. Inactivity is often the best activity with which to fully engage in the splendor of pool ownership. But sometimes doing nothing is boring. That’s when it’s time to shake off the convalescent spirit and put your game face on. Many of...
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Product of the Month: AquaVac® 500

AquaVac500 Robotic CleanerRobotic pool cleaners, like the Hayward AquaVac® 500, are powered by a transformer that plugs into a GFCI outlet and converts the electricity to a very low voltage. Robotic cleaners are equipped with their own onboard pump and filter, an addition that works independently of your standard pool pump and filter system. They...
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