Pool & Hot Tub Water Safety in the Coronavirus Era

Even though I no longer own, operate or manage pools myself, I have friends who do, and on occasion they ask me questions about design, construction, operation, maintenance, sanitation and safety in and around pools. You’ll find most of the information you need in the CDC’s Model Aquatic Health Code, your local municipality’s swimming pool […]

Runny Eggs and Salmonella – The TRUTH

First, let me begin by saying, “I like my eggs runny!”  I always have.  There’s nothing more satisfying that sopping up runny eggs with butter toast or pancakes! Oh, That “Dreaded” Disease That said, let me also say this:  Salmonella can kill you.  However, in the U.S., that rate is pretty low:  450 deaths out […]