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Do pools use a lot of energy?

With pools typically using up to 40% of a home’s total energy usage, maintaining a pool can be expensive. In fact, a typical household spends between $800 to $1200 per year just on pool electricity costs.

Though there are many components of a pool that use energy, the part which uses a lot of energy is the pool pump.

Pool pumps are devices which are responsible for ensuring your pool is adequately filtered and sanitised.

Because they’re often running 8 hours per day, their energy usage can be significant. By making sure your pool pump is efficient, you can significantly reduce the running costs of your pool.