Are pool covers a necessity? At High Seas Pools & Spas, we highly recommend the use of pool covers in the off-season. Not only do they help the integrity of your pool, but they provide safety as well. So let’s discuss the pro’s of a pool cover, and what you need to do to get… Continue reading Pool Covers
Fall rentals in Outer Banks are such a blast, especially when you’re renting with pool heat! But do you understand the limits of what a pool heater can do? Managing your expectations about renting with pool heat is the key to enjoying a wonderful week of swimming in cooler temperatures. The Down Low on Pool… Continue reading Renting with Pool Heat
Pool repair season is here! Summer can take a toll on pool and spa equipment when your property faces harsh weather and personal or rental use. Fall is the perfect time to inventory items that aren’t working properly, or parts that need replaced. With rentals decreasing and hot, sunny days creeping away, pool techs have… Continue reading Pool Repair Season
What’s your plan to stay ahead of storm season? The Outer Banks has been fairly lucky over the past decade, avoiding most major named storms. While we’ve dealt with our share of flooding and wind damage, the hurricanes have seemed to slide by our little barrier island. We’ll hold onto that luck for as long… Continue reading Stay Ahead of Storm Season
Let’s get down to it – the good and the back about salt systems for pools. You’ve likely heard about salt chlorinators or “salt systems for pools”, and you may be wondering, “Is it really worth the switch?”. Our answer is: YES! Let’s talk first about the difference between chlorine vs salt system. What… Continue reading Salt Systems for Pools
May kicks off the rental season in Outer Banks, North Carolina, and High Seas Pools & Spas has your back when it comes to the pool rental checklist. There are a few helpful things you’ll need for a successful rental season to ensure you guests are safe and enjoying your aquatic wonderland. Pool Rental Checklist:… Continue reading Pool Rental Checklist
When it comes to keeping the chemicals in your pool water balanced, the true arch-nemesis is suntan lotion. That’s right – suntan lotion is killing your water balance. Suntan lotions are typically oil based, and when left in excess on the skin, they gunk up your water and filter system. When your water and filter… Continue reading Suntan Lotion and Water
Why open your pool in late March or early April? Two words: algae prevention. You may be thinking, “Wait, I won’t be at my beach house or have renters until May, so what’s the rush?” Mother Nature holds nothing back when it comes to creating the perfect environment that makes your pool a pond. Lack… Continue reading Why Open Your Pool In Late March or Early April?
We have been on the search for a tool to provide better management and communication to our clients, and we’ve found the perfect solution! High Seas Pools & Spas will be managing your pool and spa with new technology. Starting in March 2023, we will launch a customized app technology that will assist in every… Continue reading High Seas is Managing Your Pool & Spa with New Technology
Well, we survived the December cold snap of 2022 in North Carolina! Extreme cold weather isn’t frequent in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, but when it does happen it comes with a vengeance. When the temps drop to dangerous lows, you may find your pipes, homes, and pool equipment at risk for leaks, bursts,… Continue reading Winterizing a Pool is Important!