How Does a Variable Speed Pump Save You Money?

How Does a Variable Speed Pump Save You Money?

How much can I save by purchasing a variable speed pump and is it worth it? If you are building a new pool or simply replacing a worn out pump, you have to decide whether to go with a standard single speed pump, or spend the extra money and get a high efficiency...

How Much Money Can You Save With A Variable Speed Pump?

We discuss the factors that play into your total energy savings with a variable speed pool pump If you spend the extra money and install a high efficiency variable speed pool pump, how long will it take for your new pump to pay for itself? If you are looking for the...
My Pump is Leaking Water

My Pump is Leaking Water

Causes and solutions for pool pump leaks. If you go back to you pool equipment pad and find water under the pump (and it is not raining) then you have a problem that needs to be repaired. If a pump leak is not repaired (particularly a mechanical seal), it can result...
My Pump Motor is Dead or Cycling On/Off

My Pump Motor is Dead or Cycling On/Off

What to do when your pump fails. There are four common ways in which pump motors generally fail: PUMP MOTOR MAKES A LOT OF NOISE Bearing Failure – this is discussed in greater detail in the section entitled “my pump is noisy” because it results in a...

My Pump Has No Flow

Help for the hapless soul whose pump is not moving any water. If your pool pump is turned on, but is not moving any water, it is important to figure out the problem as quickly as possible. The first step in troubleshooting this situation is to ask two questions: 1. Is...
My Pump is Very Noisy

My Pump is Very Noisy

What to do when your pump does not sound quite right. When your pool pump starts making a lot of noise, it is definitely a cause for concern. Sometimes it is also a cause for insomnia and angry neighbors if it runs all night in that condition. Here are some of the...