Pool and Patio - Great Lakes Ace Hardware Store

Summertime is here at Great Lakes Ace Hardware! We have everything you need to take care of your pool and make your patio or deck a gorgeous retreat!


*NEW* pHin Smart Water Care

  • Monitors water quality 24/7
  • Notifies your phone when chemicals are needed
  • Pre-measured pods keep your pool balanced

Pool Chemicals

25 Lb. Chlorinating TabletsChlorinating tablets
  • 3" tablets
  • 84% available chlorine
  • Clarifies and disinfects




1 Gal. Liquid ChlorinatorLiquid Chlorinator

  • Pool sanitizer
  • 10% available chlorine





1 Gal. Shock n' Swim

  • Makes pool water feel softer
  • Restores water clarity




Balanced Water

To ensure your water is balanced HTH has created the following chart with ideal levels and the recommended HTH® pool care products necessary to adjust your levels.







A measure of the water's acidity

Every day

hth® pH increaser or hth® pH decreaser

Free Available Chlorine (FAC)

The amount of active chlorine in the water

Every day

Any hth® granular or tablet chlorine sanitizer according to label directions

Total Alkalinity (TA)

The water's ability to keep pH at a proper level

Once a week


Total Hardness (TH)

The amount of dissolved calcium in the water


hth® Calcium Hardness Increaser

Cyanuric Acid (CYA) / Stabilizer

The amount of stabilizer available to prevent the degradation of Free Available Chlorine (FAC) caused by the sun’s UV rays

Twice a season

hth® stabilizer




Pool Accessories

We carry a variety of pool accessories to help maintain a clean pool and to help keep the fun going all season long! Come check out our selection or special order for no-extra charge. Ask your neighborhood Great Lakes Ace Hardware associate for more details.

Accessories we offer:

  • Goggles
  • Pool noodles & inflatables
  • Squirt guns & toys
  • Inflatables
  • Filters, hoses, thermometers, skimmers & brushes
  • And more!




Come in to your local Great Lakes Ace Hardware store to find many options to bring your patio to life! We offer special order service on items that may not be in-stock, ask your store about which products you are interested in.

Check out our 2018 Ace® Outdoor Living Catalog!