Being the owner of a pool is both fun and rewarding, however; it also carries a huge responsibility. While injuries due to slips and falls obviously have the chance to occur, you also need to be aware of the hidden danger of stagnant pool water, also known as "standing water," happens when water stops moving or flowing.
One of the biggest concerns with stagnant pool water is it becomes a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Mosquitoes aren't only the cause of an annoying bug bite; they also can carry with them life-threatening diseases such as:
The last thing you want is to provide an environment for mosquitoes to take up residence. Mosquitoes have four stages of their life cycle, and three of those stages occur in the water - stagnant water.
Just like you perform regular maintenance on your swimming pool, it is advisable you also conduct regular checks for stagnant pool water. Here are the most common places that stagnant water is found around a swimming pool.
While most pool owners will not need to worry about having stagnant pool water, it is wise to know what to look for, and how to prevent it.
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