5 Tasks That Will Keep Your Pool in Tip-Top Shape

As pool owners, we know that keeping our pools in the best possible condition involves some effort. Since our pool is a major focal point of our homes as well as a big investment, we are motivated to keep it pristine. It doesn’t have to be a monumental chore, however. It is more a matter […]

7 Landscaping Tips for Your Hot Tub

You spent months deciding if you wanted a hot tub. Then you may have spent months waiting to get one after making the decision. Now that your hot tub is placed in your backyard and the initial elation has died down a bit, you may be thinking, “Now what?” You absolutely love your hot tub, […]

Pool Accessories that are Perfect for Spring

Pool Accessories that are Perfect for Spring

The anticipation is building. Can you feel it? Spring is in the air and, you know what that means? Pool opening season is around the corner! While we never quite know what the weather will have in store each spring, it’s a good time of year to get prepared for what’s to come. With that […]

Why Owning a Pool is Easier than Ever

Why Owning a Pool is Easier than Ever

Owning a pool has always been quite a perk, though ownership comes with responsibilities. Older pools required quite a lot of upkeep to maintain and owners sometimes found themselves spending as much time working on their pools as they did relaxing in them. These days however, owning a pool is easier than ever! Test Strips […]

Does My Pool Vinyl Liner Need to be Replaced?

Does my Pool Vinyl Liner Need to be Replaced

If you’ve never had to replace the liner in your pool before, you may be wondering, “Does my pool vinyl liner need to be replaced?” The truth is that vinyl liners don’t last forever. Eventually, you have to have them replaced, but how do you know when it’s time? Over the years, you’ll begin to […]

Are Chemicals the Same for Pools and Hot Tubs?

Are Chemicals the Same for Pools and Hot Tubs

Have you ever wondered if chemicals are the same for pools and hot tubs? If you have both a pool and a hot tub, you may have been tempted to buy one set of chemicals for both to save time and money. We must caution you, though, that doing so is detrimental to your pool, […]

Does Snow Affect My Swimming Pool?

Does Snow Affect My Swimming Pool

Everyone loves the carefree feel of summertime and no one enjoys this laidback lifestyle more than pool owners. Of course, if you live in a cooler climate, the easy going days eventually come to an end and you have to think about winter pool care. This planning is especially important in areas that get snow. […]

Why Saint Valentine Would Love a Spa

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. With it comes feelings of adoration and appreciation for the important people in our lives. What often gets lost among all the hearts and arrows though, are thoughts about the guy who the whole day is based around. With that in mind, we began speculating about the patron saint of […]

What Should I Know About Installing a Hot Tub Indoors?

installing a hot tub indoors

Some hot tub enthusiasts relish the idea of soaking in a soothing hot tub, surrounded by nature. They don’t mind that the air might be chilly around them; in fact, they often love it. Not everyone finds the combination invigorating though. Some people prefer to be in a cozy interior setting when using a hot […]

Test Strips vs Chemistry Kits

test strips vs chemistry kits

If you’re new to pool ownership or are just in the pool planning stages, you may not know a lot about water testing just yet. Pools require a certain balance of chemicals to keep bacteria and algae growth to a minimum. To keep that optimal balance, the water needs to be tested regularly. This can […]