If you have invested money into a glorious pool than you will also need to invest money into a god quality pool pump. You need to understand the importance of swimming pool pumps and their functionality in your pool.

You are probably aware of the fact that you do need to have swimming pool pumps in pools, but you may not know why exactly. The pump is in charge of circulating the water within the pool. It pulls the water from the skimmer and the main drain. It will then push it through the filter and return it to the pool through the main returns. This is essential for the upkeep of your pool. If you are stuck with an average pump it will be an extremely bad investment. In the case of swimming pool pumps it is always best to pay more to get a good quality pump. Keeping the circulation of the pool on point is why it is so important to have a good quality pool pump by your side. The question is how to find that pump? Here are a few tips to help you in your search:

  • Construction: when you are out shopping for your pool pump you need to take into consideration how it has been made. The materials that have been used to make it will be a defining factor. The inside should be made out a strong metal and the outside should have thick plastic walls around it. This will guarantee the protection of the elements. A badly constructed pump will stop working and may get damaged.
  • Power: the discussion of power has to be focused around the pool that you have. You need to get a pump that is suited to the size and depth of your pool. Having more power may not be a good idea if you have a small pool. Try to find a pump that uses energy efficient technology as this will help to keep your electricity prices down.
  • Quiet operation: this may seem like a strange one, but you do not want to have to listen to a noisy pump while you are trying to relax. Noise does not necessarily mean power and you are better off finding a quiet pump. You will be able to relax by the pool while knowing that your pump is continuing to maintain your pool.
  • Variable speed: getting a pump that can work at different speeds is essential. You will be able to find the right speed for your needs and not stress about using too much power.

There are many aspects to consider when buying your next pump, but the main point is to get one that will adhere to all of your needs.

Pool pumps and so much more

Here at Pool Spa and Filtration we can provide you with pool pumps and so much more. To create the perfect swimming pool visit our website www.poolspa.co.za to find out more about our services.