Category Archives: Pool Safety

Pool Safety Reminders – Fencing

A Vancouver area woman is calling for stricter enforcement of pool safety bylaws in her municipality a year after a toddler died in a tragic pool accident and in the aftermath of another recent near drowning. The tragic accident occurred …
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Pool Maintenance and the Environment

More and more, people are concerned with the environment when it comes to every aspect of their lives. In the City of Toronto, guidelines updated a few years ago affect your pool’s weekly maintenance along with season opening and closing.
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Pool Chlorine Safety

A recent accident at an Ottawa area public pool highlights the potential dangers of pool chemicals. When you have a pool and work with them daily, you can forget the real hazards they can pose.
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Swimming Pools and Small Children: Safety First

Swimming pools are fantastic for family fun, but if you have small children in particular, safety has to be a primary concern.
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Swimming Pool Leaks

You’ve opened the pool for the summer and hot weather’s making those sparkling waters seem even more enticing. You fill it up and get the chemical balance right – but then you notice a drop in the water level that just seems like too much. Has your watery oasis sprung a leak?
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Pool Opening Do’s and Don’ts

Finally! The sun is getting warmer every day and pool season is in the air. When it comes to opening your pool for the season, here at Bremner Pools we offer a two day process that begins with general cleaning …
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Swimming Pool Heater Safety & Use Part 2

Get the Most out of Your Pool Heater Like any component of a swimming pool system, there is a right way and a not-so-right way to use your pool heater, and there are many things you can do to enhance …
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Swimming Pool Heater Safety – Part 1

With our variable climate here in Southern Ontario, the advantages of a pool heater are obvious. Warmer water = a longer swimming season, and lets you make the most out of your swimming pool. The Right Installation Is Key Installation …
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Winter Pool Cover Tips

There’s more to pool covers than meets the eye. Here’s a primer on what to consider. Above ground vs. inground pool covers While the design differs in the way that they fasten and secure to your pool deck, the end …
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Safety Pool Covers

If the kids are back at school, then it’s also time to think about getting your pool ready for the winter. Proper pool closing procedures are an important part of your yearly pool maintenance program in Canada or any northern …
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