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What is the Ideal Indoor Swimming Pool Temperature?
By Chloramine Consulting on August 31, 2021

We are frequently asked what air and water temperatures should ideally be for indoor swimming pools. The short answer is: it depends.  So let's explore both water temperature and air...

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Is a Home Indoor Pool Right for You?
By Chloramine Consulting on June 5, 2021

We receive a surprising amount of requests for help with home indoor pools, also known as residential natatoriums. Contractors and homeowners alike seek our opinions and guidance when it...

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Chloramine vs. Chlorine
By Chloramine Consulting on April 22, 2021

Let's discuss the differences between chloramine, or chloramines, versus actual chlorine. They sound similar and share some similarities, but there are important differences to...

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5 Misunderstandings about Swimming Pool pH
By Chloramine Consulting on March 24, 2021

Of all water chemistry parameters, many experts argue that pH is the most important. Indeed, pH impacts just about everything else in water chemistry, but most swimming pool...

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Commercial Pools and their Differences
By Chloramine Consulting on January 21, 2021

Commercial swimming pools are different from residential pools in many ways, though water chemistry is generally the same. The differences are mostly in the types of equipment and health...

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Inflatable Pool Dome Air Quality
By Chloramine Consulting on January 11, 2021

While most outdoor pools in cold areas get winterized and covered, some stay open year round. They do so by erecting an inflatable pool dome–more commonly called a pool bubble–over the...

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The Benefits of Indoor Pool Covers
By Chloramine Consulting on November 6, 2020

Swimming pool covers are used for a variety of reasons on outdoor pools: safety, protection from the elements, and retaining heat. Indoor pools, however, use pool covers for one reason...

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The Case for Recycling Pool Dehumidifier Condensation
By Chloramine Consulting on October 20, 2020

Today we ask an important question: why are swimming pools required to discard the water that is condensed (via dehumidification) out of the air? In our opinion, this is not only...

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Pool Deck Cleaners and other Ammonia Sources
By Chloramine Consulting on August 28, 2020

Got combined chlorine? If so, you're not alone. And no, not all combined chlorine issues can be blamed on swimmers peeing in the pool or not showering. Often times, the type of deck...

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Safe Pool Chemical Storage
By Chloramine Consulting on August 26, 2020

Swimming pools need chemicals to stay clean and balanced, but make no mistake, these chemicals can be dangerous. This article covers common pool chemicals and how to store them safely,...

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Swimming Pool Automation Controllers
By Chloramine Consulting on August 16, 2020

One of the biggest differences between residential and commercial pools is automation. Specifically, most commercial pools have at least some form of chemical automation or controls,...

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Vapor Pressure and Vapor Barriers for Indoor Swimming Pools
By Chloramine Consulting on August 4, 2020

Whether we like it or not, indoor swimming pools are warm, humid environments. By virtue of how they operate, indoor pools create more vapor pressure than any other type of room we can...

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