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01/12/2015Pool Maintenance Tips and Guidelines

Keeping your pool looking clean will mean you have to do quite a few things before you can move on. Different pools will have varying maintenance needs so you will need to follow a lot of it as you move forward with the tasks. If you happen to deal with mostly common and small issues … Continue reading Pool Maintenance Tips and Guidelines

24/11/2015How to Get Your Pool Ready for Winter

No matter where you live, winterizing your pool is an important process in pool ownership. Several steps need to be taken in order to ensure that your pool is ready to face cooler temperatures.

10/11/2015What is the World’s Largest Backyard Swimming Pool?

The small town of El Campo, Texas is not a place that immediately comes to mind when someone thinks of an exaggerated place. Nonetheless, this town which is known for its immigrant heritage and farming history is home to largest residential swimming pool in the United States and the entire world.

27/10/2015The History of the Modern Day Swimming Pool

The origin of the swimming pool can be traced back to 5000 years ago. Back then, they were better known as Baths. In fact, the first recorded swimming pool ,otherwise known as the great bath, was located in the Pakistani civilization of Mohenjo-Daro. The swimming pool is believed to have been used for religious purposes. … Continue reading The History of the Modern Day Swimming Pool

23/10/20155 Common Swimming Pool Problems

Who doesn’t like to swim in a pool? Whether we can swim or not, it’s fun being inside the pool especially with friends or family. Have you ever been in a pool party or participated in a pool game? You can agree with me if you own a pool that the fun can however be … Continue reading 5 Common Swimming Pool Problems

22/10/2015Pool Liners – The Standard

The standard thickness for an in-ground vinyl liner is 20mil. It has been the standard for many years. Thicker, 27mil material, was available as an alternative. It was used mainly in climates that experienced extreme cold, where the ground becomes frozen. Because of this, thicker liner material developed a reputation for being more durable. Is … Continue reading Pool Liners – The Standard

18/09/2015Why Sundays Off Pools?

Swimming pools are a wonderful thing – we are loved universally by people of all ages. We are used to get fit and healthy, to play games and have fun, and to cool down in the heat of the summer. If you are lucky enough to have a swimming pool – or if you are … Continue reading Why Sundays Off Pools?

28/08/20153 Popular Swimming Pool Building Materials

Pools are a delight to have in your own backyard. Many pool owners would attest to a pool as being a constant source of entertainment throughout the summer months. Pools often bring people closer together, both family and friends. There are various materials that pools are made of that you will want to consider before … Continue reading 3 Popular Swimming Pool Building Materials

05/08/20156 Valuable Pool Cleaning Tips

Keep it Covered This is an incredibly important tip to help keep debris from taking over your pool. No one enjoy swimming in a pool littered with leaves, grass, and anything else that nature blows your way. If you want to swim with nature, you go to the lake. A pool covering will also help … Continue reading 6 Valuable Pool Cleaning Tips

28/07/2015The 5 Most Important Pool Safety Tips

Enjoying your pool in your backyard is one of the best parts of summer. Here is what could be considered the most important pool safety tips out there. There are certainly other things to add to the list to ensure proper safety while swimming, but here is a good start. Keep it Enclosed and Locked … Continue reading The 5 Most Important Pool Safety Tips

21/07/20155 Health Wins of Having a Swimming Pool

Having a pool in your very own backyard will give you more than just bragging rights. It can also add health benefits to your life if you utilize your pool to it’s fullest potential. Vitamin D Living in Minnesota means that it is hard to get the right amount of vitamin D throughout the year. … Continue reading 5 Health Wins of Having a Swimming Pool

29/06/201510 Pool Maintenance Tips

As a pool owner, it’s important to maintain your investment to keep it looking clean, refreshing and ready to use at a moment’s notice.

22/06/20154 Killer Swimming Pool Ideas

Having a pool is one of the ultimate signs of luxury.

04/08/20145 Swimming Pool Exercises to Lose Weight

Pool Exercise #1 Walk 1 or more laps, according to your comfort level. (To stay in waist-high water, you might have to walk from side to side in the pool, instead of from one end to the other). If an average lap takes you 35 seconds to walk, see if you can cut a few … Continue reading 5 Swimming Pool Exercises to Lose Weight

15/07/2014Swimming Pool Stains

Stains on the walls or floors of your swimming pool are just as unsightly as stains on your home’s carpet or drywall. Although pool stains are harder to notice, they do require action on your part. What is it that causes pool stains and what can you do to avoid stains from developing in your … Continue reading Swimming Pool Stains

08/05/2014Think Safety for the 2014 Swimming Season

The summer swimming season is upon us and many people will be using their backyard pool or visiting a lake to cool off this summer. Unfortunately, statistics tell us that injuries and possibly deaths will occur as a result of people enjoying a summer swim and accidentally drowning. On average, it is estimated that nine … Continue reading Think Safety for the 2014 Swimming Season

24/10/2013Taking The Plunge: How To Pick An Inground Pool

If you have been thinking about getting an inground swimming pool, now’s the time to act. Most pool contractors offer discounts for pools purchased now for installation later in the season or very early next spring, periods when the pool business typically is slow. However, before deciding on when to buy, you must first choose … Continue reading Taking The Plunge: How To Pick An Inground Pool

27/08/2013Swimming Pool Facts

Below we have put together a list of some of the most interesting swimming pool facts: There are 8.8 million residential and public-use swimming pools in the United States. Swimming is the third most-popular sport or activity in the U.S. No. 1 is walking and No. 2 is exercising with equipment. According to statistics, 41 … Continue reading Swimming Pool Facts

16/08/2013Backyard Swimming Pool Basics

When it comes to backyard pools, there isn’t much mystery because all pools basically work the same way. Even though swimming pools come in all shapes and sizes, there are certain things that every pool, from a giant Olympic size pool to a kid friendly wading pool, has to have in order to keep the … Continue reading Backyard Swimming Pool Basics

19/06/2013Swimming Pool Terms & Definitions

AIR BLEEDER ASSEMBLY: It is located on the top of the filter and sometimes accompanied by a pressure gauge. The bleeder is opened to let out air trapped in the filter. AIR-RELIEF VALVE: A manually operated plastic or brass valve is located at the top part of a filter tank. It relieves the pressure that … Continue reading Swimming Pool Terms & Definitions

10/06/2013Swimming Pool Fitness Perks

When it comes to health and fitness, prevention is the best treatment for ailments. If you make the effort to become healthier now, it can pay off in the long run. There are many ways for you to increase your fitness regimen, but many of those techniques can be hard on your body. If you … Continue reading Swimming Pool Fitness Perks