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You cleaned my pool but it’s dirty again

One minute, your swimming pool is crystal clear. Then in a matter of seconds, a gust of wind blows leaves and other debris into your pool, sending them sinking to the bottom. By the time you get home, it looks like your pool was never cleaned. While frustrating, it’s a normal occurrence.

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Find your perfect pool match: concrete or fiberglass

A concrete swimming pool is highly durable and can be formed into just about any shape. You have many more options as far as swimming pool designs and finishes are concerned. A fiberglass swimming pool is relatively easier to maintain. While a lot of options are available from the San Juan line of fiberglass pools, there are limitations to size and shape. But which is best for you? The expert pool and spa builders at Aqua Blue Pools are here to help. Concrete A concrete swimming pool is designed for whatever shape and size is best suited for your outdoor space….

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Pool filter maintenance combats Mother Nature’s debris

Spring is in the air and in your pool! Mother Nature’s debris—fallen leaves, yellow pollen, dead insects, flower petals, tree blooms—is preventing you from taking your first dip of the season. Thankfully, the pool maintenance team at Aqua Blue Pools are experts at making swimming pools pristine and perfect. Between now and Memorial Day weekend, Aqua Blue Pools will perform a pool filter breakdown for our customers to make sure it is functioning at peak performance. Swimming pools and spas are subject to constant contamination from foreign matter brought in by swimmers and Mother Nature. Filtration is the mechanical process of removing this insoluble…

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Saline swimming pool graces Poplar Grove

  Partnering with McDonald Architects and Southeastern Family Homes, both of Charleston, Aqua Blue Pools constructed a new commercial swimming pool at Poplar Grove in Hollywood. The relatively new Popular Grove Community Center located in The Landing neighborhood is the social heart of this Lowcountry community. It features a spacious community clubhouse with marsh observation deck, state-of-the-art fitness center and an Aqua Blue Pools saline swimming pool. This in-ground concrete saline swimming pool features an ADA compliant chair lift, a shallow beach entry area which provides the perfect play area for young children, and a refreshing water lounge spot. The surrounding pool…

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Plan for your pool with a feasibility analysis

You’ve got ideas. Maybe a fiberglass pool? Maybe an inground conrete one? Before diving into any new pool construction at your home, a Pool Feasibility Study conducted by the experts at Aqua Blue Pools is a smart first step. It begins with a phone consultation with one of our designers/estimators. “During this conversation, establishing your budget is necessary. Once that is determined, we can then approach spatial feasibility which requires a current property site plan or survey,” said Paul Straight of Aqua Blue Pools. Every Pool Feasibility Study is customized to meet the specific needs of each individual property owner and potential…

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Important Freeze Warning For Your Pool

All Aqua Blue Pools are equipped with control systems which provide a layer of protection for your pool during freezing temperatures. What this means is that your pool system will detect the freezing temperatures and “freeze protection” mode is automatically activated, without any help from you. Your pump(s) will turn on and keep the water circulating to help prevent pipes from freezing. This can include any and all water features on your pool. So if you see these turning on too in your residential pool, please do not be alarmed. AUTOMATIC FREEZE PROTECTION – Your pool will go into “freeze protection” mode…

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Aqua Blue Pools Wins Several Awards at 29th Annual Prism Awards & Gala

Aqua Blue Pools is honored and grateful to once again be recognized as an award-winning pool builder in the Charleston, South Carolina area by the Charleston Home Builder’s Association. In November 2017 the home builders association held their annual PRISM Awards Gala recognizing accomplishments by home builders and associate members.  The awards were given to projects that include a Daniel Island pool and Kiawah Island pool, both located in the surrounding Charleston region. Aqua Blue Pools took home several awards this year at the 29th Annual Prism Awards and Gala, including  “Best Pool/Outdoor Space.” Awards Won by Aqua Blue Pools Best TV Commercial Best Associate Member Retail Showroom/Design Center Best…

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Custom Pool and Backyard Oasis at Belfair Golf Community in Bluffton SC

Aqua Blue Pools recently worked on a project at Belfair, a sought after private golf club community located in Bluffton, SC. This particular home boasts a beautiful outdoor living space designed for entertaining. This backyard oasis not only includes a beautiful Pool Spa Combination, but also has fire features incorporated throughout the outdoor space.  The luxurious swimming pool features cascading fire bowls on both sides. Hilton Head & Bluffton For this serene Belfair home, the pool and spa builders at Aqua Blue Pools worked directly with Randy Jeffcoat Builders, one of Hilton Head and Bluffton’s leading custom home builders, to deliver…

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Aqua Blue Pools Wins Charleston's Choice Best Pool/Spa Service

Best Pool and Spa Service in Charleston Aqua Blue Pools was awarded the Charleston’s Choice Winner for Best Pool/Spa Service for the 3rd consecutive year. Voted on by local residents of Charleston, SC, the awards are presented by The Post and Courier. Aqua Blue Pools has enjoyed serving the Charleston metro area for nearly 27 years. Serving More Than Just Charleston Aqua Blue Pools also serves Kiawah, Mt Pleasant, James Island, Daniel Island, Bluffton, Isle of Palms, Hilton Head Island and their surrounding areas. Contact us for more about our pool and spa services. Phone: 843-767-7665 Learn More About Pool/Spa Services offered by Aqua Blue Pools. Learn…

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7 Things To Look For When Choosing A Pool Contractor

You’ve dreamed of escaping to a backyard oasis featuring a beautiful swimming pool. You’ve imagined the pool shapes, the feeling of taking a dip, and the enjoyment of  your family on hot summer days. You’ve planned, you’ve saved, you’re ready to turn your backyard into the oasis of your dreams – but where do you start? How do you go about finding the best pool contractor for the job?  Building a swimming pool is a major investment that can be all-consuming until it is complete. Determining which pool contractor to hire is an important decision for you and your family and one that can be stressful. We’ve tried…

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