Chester and Long Valley Pool Owners Should Be Very Aware of Metals in Water

It is crucial to regularly pay attention to your pool water’s chemistry, and whether or not there are metals in the water, for a variety of reasons, especially considering Chester and Long Valley’s geographical history! Rin Robyn’s Chester location is located near several old iron mines. As a matter of fact, 150 years ago there … Read more

Update – How We’re Coping with COVID-19 In Our Retail Stores

Customer at Rin Robyn Pools picking up their chemicals at the door

It’s a new world and we’re doing business in new ways. But, the essentials for the care and feeding of your pool or hot tub haven’t changed at all. Get Your Water Tested First, having your water tested is essential. When your pool or hot tub is opened and then regularly every 2 or 3 … Read more


The Rin Robyn Pools service and maintenance team

We’ve read tons of articles about how to perform good customer service. Lots of them offer tips that are useful, but in the final analysis good customer service is all about satisfying needs. In the pool service business the difficult issue is that we’re seasonal – and with a growing pool service business this means that 135% of our customers want us all at the same time!

What is a Salt Water Pool?

Salt water pool image with a beach chair

There are several misconceptions about salt pools. The first is that it is an alternative to chlorine. Most customers who call to inquire about converting their pool “from chlorine to salt”. A salt pool is a chlorine pool in every way. The simple explanation is that the salt cell converts the sodium chloride in the … Read more

Do we offer water testing?

Water testing example with test tubes and showing the reaction of reagents in the water.

Rin Robyn Pools offers water testing in all of our locations, Chester and Hackettstown, using state of the art BioGuard ALEX® Professional Water Testing. Fill up a clean testing bottle and bring the water to the store.  The best water samples  are drawn elbow deep below the water surface. Once the results of your water … Read more