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Reducing your pool electricity costs

July 11, 2019

Home maintenance can become expensive especially when it has done on a regular basis. While some believe operating a swimming pool is expensive, Allans pool shop can help in reducing your pool electricity costs.

One of the best ways to save money on your pool’s operating costs. Up to hundreds of dollars a year in electricity expenses. Why not fit your pool with a variable speed ECO pool pump.

There are basically two types of pumps in the pool industry – the single-speed pump and the variable speed ECO pump. Using an automobile as an analogy, the single speed pumps would be the equivalent of an older model gas-guzzling car, whereas the variable speed swimming pool pumps are like modern-day fuel-efficient cars.

The correct pump will help in reducing your pool electricity costs

Traditionally, a single speed pump uses a lot of energy. The speed on a modern energy-saving pump can be adjusted to your suit your running times.

Allan’s Pool Shop’s use German-engineered Hayward Maxflo variable speed pumps. State-of-the-art materials and high-quality workmanship. Rigid construction and super-tough resins to ensure their long-lasting durability. Their three variable speed modes are designed to give optimum energy efficiency and power by allowing the pool owner to select the most efficient speed for filtration, vacuuming and backwashing. You can also set specific speeds for different times such as during off-peak electricity periods (usually at night) to further reduce power costs.

These swimming pool pumps are built with stainless steel shafts, wide-channel corrosion-proof impellers and axial-flux brushless DC motor. Another advantage of these energy-efficient pumps is the quietness when you set them on a low speed.

It’s understandable that these high-tech pumps cost a bit more than the single-use pumps considering the modern technology and building materials used, but the truth is these pumps pay for themselves within two years and end up saving pool owners thousands of dollars over the years.

Suitable for New and Old Pools

The technicians at Allan’s Pool Shop are the experts to turn to. Whether you are building a new pool or want to replace the pool pump in your existing pool. Allans have a wealth of knowledge and experience behind them. Explaining all the benefits and the specs of these efficient pumps and can install them easily and efficiently.

Now that the cooler weather is upon us and it is off-season for pool use, it’s the perfect time to talk to one of Allan’s Pool Shops specialists. Find out how you can save on your pool’s electricity bills by installing a new ECO pump.

Helpful article on reducing your pool electricity costs: Swimming Pool Electricity Usage Explained

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