P.O. Box 636
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
Fax: 888-510-8298

Serving Sugar Grove | Phone: 630.774.4515 | Hours: M-Sa 7am-7pm, Su Closed|service@aquajoyspaandpool.com

Bonding and Grounding

Bonding and Grounding cause some confusion.  Bonding involves the copper wire from your pool that runs on the outside of your equipment, whereas grounding is the green wire that comes from your electrical panel.  Our blog on electricity,  Electricity and water a shockingly good time?, will give you more insight and several links that may help you understand the importance […]

By |February 17th, 2015|Electrical, Maintenance, pool equipment|0 Comments

A proper understanding of your test kit

A proper understanding of your test kit

Manufacturers of quality colorimetric tests (DPD and OTO) have advance their test kits and procedures to a very reliable science. Follow the instructions precisely and the results will be extremely accurate. The supplied instructions are easy to follow and will give tips on how to get the most out of the test kit and avoid […]

By |February 11th, 2015|Blog, Chemicals, Maintenance|0 Comments

Pool opening season is coming, are you ready!

Pool opening season is coming, are you ready!  Aquajoy Spa And Pool is ! We are looking forward to storing that safety cover in the above image away for you and preparing your pool for the season ahead!
Spring starts on March 20th this year! The first day of Summer and Fathers day is June 21st. With the temperatures hovering in the 20’s […]

By |February 2nd, 2015|Blog, Maintenance, pool open and close, Uncategorized|0 Comments

30 years of Aquajoy Spa And Pool

January 1985,  Aquajoy comes to life.   US’s 1st mandatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY),  VH-1 made its broadcasting debut, The Internet’s Domain Name System is created,  Microsoft releases Windows 1.0, President at the time Ronald Reagan and gas was $1.09.  Aquajoy Inc, as it was known then, had only commercial accounts.  We quickly learned that commercial accounts especially large ones pay […]

By |January 14th, 2015|Blog, Maintenance, Promotions, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why pool heater installations require a trained professional!

Pool heaters require careful installation and maintenance!
Gas-fired pool heaters  improve comfort and extend the swim season.  They also increase the value of the pool to a prospective home buyer.  Incorrect installation and poor water care can  shorten the lifespan of the pool heater, leaving the homeowner thinking about expensive replacement costs!  Long life and consistent performance depend on a properly sized unit installed in the […]

By |April 27th, 2014|Blog, Maintenance, pool equipment, Safety|0 Comments

Electricity and water a shockingly good time?

Electricity and water do not mix, we all agree with that.
Water is a great conductor of electricity as are we ( our bodies are 60-75%  water).   National Electrical Code (NEC) has one overriding concern, it’s to keep people and water separated from electricity. Article 680 of the NEC code applies to pools, spas, hot tubs, fountains, and similar bodies […]

Aquajoy Spa And Pool, Whats New ?

Aquajoy Spa And Pool has made a few changes over the last year!
Last year Aquajoy added to our name (Spa And Pool), why? In the 30 years we have been in the pool market we have always tried to “say what we do and do what we say” in a timely manor.  It has been said pool guys or service […]

By |March 29th, 2014|Blog, Energy Efficient Equipment, Maintenance|0 Comments

Pool opening guide for DIY by Aquajoy Spa And Pool

Aquajoy Spa and Pool (ASAP) realizes that most pool owners are capable of opening their own pools. It will take some time and effort but is fairly simple to do if you follow the steps below.  But if you are no so inclined for a reasonable cost we can do it for you.
Pool Opening

Mesh Cover pool opening;  prior to removing the swimming […]

Spa equipment controls repair or replace?

Spa equipment controls repair or replace?  When and why!
“It just stopped working”  or “the GFCI keeps tripping”  are comments that we hear very often.  The equipment controls on the hot tub have failed and by the time Aquajoy Spa And Pool gets the call. You,t he customer has already lived through several failures that were corrected by resetting of the […]

By |March 20th, 2014|Blog, Maintenance, Spa and hot tub, Spa Equipment|0 Comments

A Green Pool! Cartridge filtration avoids flushing your money down the drain!

Which filter works for you?
Filter choice ( Sand, Diatomaceous earth (DE), and Cartridge ) is generally based on what some one is most comfortable with or what came with the pool. In different parts of the country some are more prevalent than others.  Cartridge filtration in states where water is scarce or expensive (Arizona and California),  Sand in the Midwest […]