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The Origin Story

By | 2017-05-23T05:06:00+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Not every tech “startup” is run by Millennials hungry for a quick rise to fame with the next big thing. Some have established deeper roots in their field and are built on years of intellectual curiosity and dedicated research. Solar Pool Technologies, Inc. (SPT) in Tempe, Arizona, is dedicated to bringing solar powered and eco-friendly pool [...]

How to Use Less Chlorine in Your Pool

By | 2017-05-17T05:18:38+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Chlorine – either in liquid and tablet form, or electrolyzed from salt, is the most common pool sanitizer.  It is very effective and affordable.  The main negatives are:  a) Chloramines which irritate eyes and skin and torture your hair, b) Respiratory irritation, particularly for asthmatics, as chlorine becomes volatile, and c) Challenges in handling chlorine [...]

Chlorine Basics for Pool Owners

By | 2017-05-17T05:22:32+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

#Basic As pool season begins you’re probably stocking up on chemicals to keep your pool crystal clear. This is a great time to learn a little more about Chlorine and how it works. Chlorine is far and away the most used sanitizing agent for municipal drinking water and swimming pools.  Most, if not all, [...]

Is it summer yet? The Complete Guide to Opening Your Pool

By | 2017-04-30T00:20:54+00:00 April 30th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Although the days here in the Phoenix area have been balmy for weeks, Solar-Breeze owners in other parts of the world may be just starting to think about their pool’s opening day!  Here is a step-by-step guide to getting your pool ready for another season of fun.   Get your Solar-Breeze NX out of hibernation [...]

Keep Your Solar Panels Squeaky Clean

By | 2017-04-17T07:46:14+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Solar panels work best when they are clean and can collect the maximum amount of energy possible.  Even though the Solar-Breeze NX spends its days working in a sparkling clean pool, it will sometimes require a little care to operate most effectively.   The inventors of the Solar-Breeze NX had easy maintenance in mind when they [...]

The NX – Whats new with this pool robot

By | 2017-04-14T22:20:07+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Say Hello to the NX While the outward appearance of the Solar-Breeze NX (next generation) will not change significantly from the current model of the Solar-Breeze, the internal changes to the functioning and operation of the unit are substantial. Some of these changes and improvements include: New software provides a new power management system to [...]

Solar Pool Technologies to Donate $50 from Each Sale to Pal Experiences on Arizona Gives Day April 4

By | 2017-04-14T22:56:14+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

SPT partnering with local nonprofit to promote inclusion for families impacted by disabilities Arizona-based Solar Pool Technologies (SPT), inventors of the revolutionary robotic solar-powered pool cleaner the Solar-Breeze NX, is excited to announce that the company will be partnering with Pal Experiences on Arizona Gives Day this coming Tuesday, April 4, 2017.   For 24 hours [...]

5 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Pool

By | 2017-04-14T23:00:52+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Warmer weather has us starting our spring cleaning initiatives - both inside and out. See what you need to be thinking about when it comes to your pool. Scrub off winter dirt Start by brushing down the side-walls and steps.  Black algae forms a protective shield around itself that only vigorous brushing can remove.  After brushing [...]

Why use Hose Weights in Your Pool?

By | 2017-04-14T23:11:51+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

With a Solar-Breeze NX solar robot continually skimming the surface of your pool and distributing chlorine, you don’t need to keep the bottom cleaner in your pool (or that pesky hose). So why are we talking hose weights? If you have a vacuum or bottom cleaning robot that is driven by the pool pump and crawls the [...]

Work? Chill out with your Solar-Breeze NX

By | 2017-03-25T01:40:35+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

The Solar-Breeze NX robot pool cleaner will make your pool maintenance practically hands-free and keep your pool swim ready.  If you didn’t have to spend time hand skimming your pool, what would you do with your free time?  We know you didn’t want a pool so you could work on it, but so you could relax [...]