Homeowners can winterize pools, ponds, or fountains during the colder months. Without winterizing pools, homeowners risk damaging pool equipment and the potential for algae growth. To prevent debris, use a pool cover and drain the pool to lower its water level. Above-ground pools should receive chemicals to prevent minerals staining the pool. All pool pups, filters, and hoses should be disconnected from pools and fountains, and stored. Lights used for sterilizing water should also be unplugged during winter months. | Read More