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Maintaining Your Pool Pump

Having a pool in your backyard is definitely a plus, but only if the water is clean and clear. At ASP Coastal Virginia, we know how quickly pool water can turn murky, but with proper pool pump maintenance, that can be prevented. To help you out, we’ve put together a few ideas as a guide […]

4 Pool Deck Designs That Are Making A Splash

With just weeks left in the summer, it’s time to start thinking of ways you can improve your pool and have it in tip-top shape for next season. Whether you’re interested in geometric shapes, shallow sunning shelves, water features,glass tiles, aggregate material liners, or creative lighting, creating a unique, one-of-a-kind pool is now easier than […]

6 Must Have Pool Toys for This Summer

  There is nothing more fun in the summer months than going out your back door and jumping into your own pool. No fighting the crowds, no wondering how clean the water is, just hours of fun in your own private oasis. While a pool alone can offer endless summer fun, when you want to […]

Vinyl, Concrete, or Above-Ground Pools: Which Is Best?

Are you tired of scouring the internet for unbiased information on the advantages and disadvantages of different pool types? We hear you. That’s why we’ve developed this cut-and-dry list that highlights both the pros and cons of vinyl pools, concrete pools, and above-ground pools, so you can make an informed decision on which pool best […]

5 Popular Pool Trends In 2016

Summer 2016 is here – and so is the heat. Perhaps the best way to escape the scorching summer sun is by seeking refuge in a fresh, clean pool. Whether you own a pool or are in the market, these top five pool trends are making a splash in pool design and will inspire you […]

Pool Cleaning: DIY or Hire a Professional

  Though the internet is saturated with “how-to” videos on everything under the sun, there are some things that are still best left to the professionals. Pool cleaning, though seemingly simple, is actually a very precise task that if ignored or performed incorrectly could become very costly to fix. Your pool is a valuable feature […]

Is a Pool Heater Worth the Expense?

It’s a common question—is a pool heater worth the expense? For some, the answer may be no. However, for the majority of people who choose to purchase a pool heater, it is more than worth it. Here are the pros and cons to help you decide whether or not a pool heater will work well […]

Pools Prove A Practical Investment

Summer is in full swing and it’s prime swimming pool season. While you’re probably aware that installing a swimming pool in your backyard is a considerable investment, did you also know that there are several practical benefits that make it well worth the cost? Here are three reasons that prove a pool to be a […]

26 Reasons to Choose Our Coastal Virginia Pool Cleaning Service

While there are many Coastal Virginia pool cleaning service companies to choose from, we have 26 reasons why you should choose ASP. A: Affordable- Our pricing structure is designed to fit any budget without breaking the bank B: Bigger Buying Power- As a national company, ASP’s bigger buying power allows us to pass the savings […]

Coastal Virginia Swimming Pool Pumps Require a Little TLC

Coastal Virginia swimming pool pumps are the heart of our pools, and as such, require a bit of tender loving care. Just as any piece of machinery that needs to be cleaned and maintained in order to continue running, swimming pool pumps require cleaning and regular maintenance in order to extend their life. Coastal Virginia […]