swimming pools

A California drought loser: pool contractors

Jun 10, 2015
Water restrictions in some cities ban filling new pools with drinkable water.
Posted In: California drought, lawns, swimming pools
Noodle raft

Meet the man who invented the pool noodle

Jul 7, 2014
The hardest part of creating the pool noodle? Explaining what to do with it.
Posted In: summer, swimming pools, inventors
A big vat of fake chlorine

There's more to chlorine than just swimming pools

May 12, 2014
And actually, the "chlorine" in swimming pools isn't even chlorine.
Posted In: bbc world service, swimming pools, chlorine

Some parts of U.S. experiencing lifeguard shortage

Jun 29, 2012
From Tulsa to Minneapolis, cities are having a hard time finding enough people to work summer lifeguard jobs.
Posted In: summer jobs, lifegaurding, swimming pools

Report: 1 in 8 swimming pools closed for code violations

May 21, 2010
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says many public swimming pools are dirty. According to the report, one in eight...
Posted In: swimming pools