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In this podcast I cover everything swimming pool related, including answering your questions, interviews and general information about everything pool care.

In this podcast I cover everything swimming pool related, including answering your questions, interviews and general information about everything pool care.
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United States

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In this podcast I cover everything swimming pool related, including answering your questions, interviews and general information about everything pool care.

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English

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9099386126


Episodes

Hot Tub Care 101

10/21/2019
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In this podcast, I go over the basic hot tub care including chemistry and when to drain your Hot Tub. If you have a Hot Tub or service Hot tubs as part of your pool route you will find these tips helpful in balancing your Hot Tub. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been...

Duration:00:23:52

Pentair Ichlor 30 Salt Cell vs IntelliChlor Salt Cell

10/18/2019
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In this podcast, I go over the reasons why you should upgrade your Intellichlor salt system to the iChlor salt system. It is a very easy plugin and play upgrade and one I think you should make when your Intellichlor cell needs to be replaced. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:11:31

Hey Buddy You Owe me Money!: Dealing with Non-Paying Customers

10/17/2019
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If you have been in business long enough you will have to deal with non-paying clients. It is all part of running a pool route and I offer some tips on collecting from non-paying customers. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping pool owners find the right pool...

Duration:00:12:54

Suction Side Pool Cleaner Canisters – Which is the Best? Part 2 of 2

10/16/2019
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In this podcast, I continue with my overview of the different leaf canisters available for your suction side cleaner. This is an essential item for your pool when you use a suction side pool cleaner. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping pool owners find the...

Duration:00:12:23

Suction Side Pool Cleaner Canisters – Which is the Best? Part 1 of 2

10/15/2019
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In this podcast, I go over why you need to use a canister with your suction side pool cleaner and which one is the best. I go over all the major brand leaf canisters and give you the pros and cons of each one. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping pool owners...

Duration:00:14:22

Fires and your Pool: Some Tips to Deal with the Clean Up

10/14/2019
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In this podcast, I go over some steps you can take if there is a fire in your area. Besides the debris from the wind, there is often a lot of ash that gets in the pool and I will offer you some tips on cleaning up the mess after a fire. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com...

Duration:00:22:34

Sizing a Pool Heater: Which Heater BTU is Right for my Pool?

10/11/2019
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In this podcast, I go over the different heater sizes for your pool with an attached spa or a stand-alone pool and spa. If you are in the market for a new pool heater or if you are having a pool built, listen to see which heater would be right for your pool. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:11:20

Getting Paid Right on the Spot

10/10/2019
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In this podcast, I go over some methods you can use to get paid right at the service account for work performed or to collect a deposit. This comes in handy when you are doing work where the part is high priced or a clean up where you need the payment or deposit before beginning the work. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one...

Duration:00:10:27

The Hayward Navigator and Pool Vac: Love Them or Hate Them

10/9/2019
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The Hayward Navigator (Pool Vac) is the top-selling suction side cleaner on the market today. It is not a bad cleaner and it will leave your pool spotless every day but it does have some drawbacks. I find that you either love it or hat it and I will go over some of the finer points here. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one...

Duration:00:12:35

Mr. Red Alert: Everything is an Emergency!

10/8/2019
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In this podcast, I touch on one customer personality type. The one where every little thing is an emergency with their pool. If you do pool service long enough you will land one of these types and I give you some tips on dealing with them in this podcast. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:10:28

Ducks, Raccoons and Rodents, Oh My! Critters and your Pool

10/7/2019
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In this podcast I go over some of the ways to rid your pool of ducks, raccoons and rodents. One of the problems you will run into as a pool owner is critters using your swimming pool. Listen in for some tips on how do deal with critters in your pool. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:21:24

Manually Vacuuming your Pool, Use a Canister!

10/4/2019
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In this podcast, I go over why I think it is essential to use a canister when you are manually vacuuming a swimming pool. I go over the cons of not using one and highlight the features of the two best leaf canisters for pool service use. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com...

Duration:00:10:09

Customer Buys Equipment for you to Install, What do you do?

10/3/2019
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This is a very common thing with the wide variety of equipment now for sale on the internet. What do you do when a customer purchases a pump online or other equipment and asks you to install it for them. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping pool owners find...

Duration:00:10:15

Zodiac Ranger vs the Zodiac G3

10/2/2019
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In this podcast, I compare the Zodiac Ranger with the Zodiac G3 and let you know which one I prefer. They are both a great choice for a suction side cleaner and the bouncing type cleaner are highly underrated. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping pool owners...

Duration:00:11:50

The True Cost of Photometer Testing

10/1/2019
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Photometers are a great way to get your test factors in your pool or spa. The actual photometer testing unit is more expensive than a reagent test kit, but what is the real cost of using a photometer for your water testing. You may be surprised. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:11:12

Salt Water Pool Fails

9/30/2019
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In this podcast, I go over some reasons why your salt water generator is not making chlorine. There are a number of reasons for this and I will list them here for you in the order that I check when I run into this issue. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com has been helping...

Duration:00:25:10

What Happened to the Other Pool Guy?

9/27/2019
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In this podcast, I will go over one of the red flags that the new account you just picked up may not be as great as it seems. If the other pool guy stopped service, disappeared or went MIA there may be a very good reason for this. Listen to find out more. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:09:19

VS Pump Parts are Expensive and Replacing the Entire VS Pump is Sometimes the Way to Go

9/26/2019
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In this podcast, I explain why it might be logical to just install a new VS Pump when a part on an older one breaks down. In some cases, if you add up the cost of the replacement part it is wiser to just install a new pump instead. Strange but true. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools:...

Duration:00:08:52

Should I Replace Just my Pool Motor or the Entire Pump?

9/25/2019
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In this podcast, I go over when I think it is better to replace both the pump and motor vs just the pool motor. There are some rules of thumb as to when to replace just the bad motor or when it is better to replace both the pump and motor known in the industry as replacing the pool pump. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one...

Duration:00:10:58

Pentair Kreepy Krauly Kruiser K60430 vs Kreepy Krauly ( 360042-360040)

9/24/2019
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In this podcast, I go over the differences of the Kreepy Krauly Kruiser and the standard Kreepy Krauly Standard or Classic, the old familiar model. I will compare these two cleaners and let you know which one of these two that I like best. Jobber: https://getjobber.com/im/pool/ Jobber's field service scheduling software and the app is the best way to organize your service business. Quote, schedule, invoice, and get paid—all in one place. INYOPools: http://bit.ly/INYOpools Inyopools.com...

Duration:00:10:10