Since natural swimming pools use the same biological processes of filtration and sanitation as lakes and streams, there is a theoretical risk of harmful algae blooms as seen above. These algae blooms have been known to close beaches, and are generally a result of excess phytoplankton growth. Blue-Green algae (Cyanobacteria) is the most common phytoplankton … Read more
If you’ve thought about ways to live a more sustainable life, you’re not alone. In the last 5 years, there has been a 71% increase in the popularity of searches for sustainable goods. With a large increase in the demand for swimming pools, as many people continue to work from home, it is worth discussing the relationship between these two trends. Of the 10.4 million swimming pools in the United States, just about every one is treated with chemicals, which is not sustainable by any means.
Our founder, CEO, and President, James Robyn, recently contributed to the National Association of Realtors® latest article – The Pandemic Pool Frenzy Continues. James explains how BioNova® Natural Pools offers a natural, chemical-free option to chlorine and salt-water pools and how we have reduced the cost and space requirements with our new BioPool®.
If you choose to build a BioNova SwimPond™ with an accompanying regeneration zone, its a necessity to place some aquatic plants for natural swimming pools in the water. Try these!
When we talk about naturally purified water in a natural swimming pool (NSP), biofilm’s role always comes up as a vital part of the process. What is biofilm in a natural swimming pool exactly? The answer is a bit complex but let’s break it down! What Biofilm Is Not Most people may think of biofilm … Read more