Pool Renovation Isn’t as Scary as You Think

pool renovation isn’t as scary as you think

Is your swimming pool ten to twenty years old and in need of some attention? Are you empty-nesters whose kids are no longer around to use that slide and diving board? Perhaps you purchased a new-to-you home with an older pool that requires updating. Whatever your circumstances, that pool in your backyard may suffer from […]

Is It Time To Winterize Your Pool?

Winterize your pool

Hopefully, all pool owners in the region understand the importance of properly closing their swimming pools for the winter season. If not, our previous helpful article may persuade you to do so. However, knowing that your pool must be closed and understanding just when it should happen are two different things. You likely grasp the […]

Should You Invest in a Pool Heater?

should you invest in a pool heater

Imagine this scenario:  It is a nice warm fall day and a dip in the pool seems like a wonderful idea. You don your swimsuit and head out to the backyard where your beautiful blue pool awaits. No need to test the water with your toe, because you’re strong, right? You jump right in … […]

How to Plan the Ultimate Back-to-School Party

This year we may have even more than usual to celebrate about going back to school. After a long pandemic-influenced break, kids and adults alike are looking forward to a return to the classroom. With the end of summer in sight and getting back into a routine again on the horizon, why not wrap things […]

How Many Hours per Day Does My Pool Pump Need To Run?

Have you ever wondered, “How many hours per day does my pool pump need to run?” In an ideal world, the answer might be “24”. All day — all the time. But that definitely is not practical. The cost would be prohibitive. In the past, we might have recommended you run your pump for at […]

The Ultimate Care Guide To Make Your Pool Last

A backyard pool provides countless hours of enjoyment. It is a place to relax, make memories, entertain, and exercise.  Why spend money to go away on vacation when you can spend your days floating in the water with a beverage in hand, the scent of the barbecue in the air, and the kids frolicking a […]

Enjoy Your Pool to the Max This Summer

Are you making the most of your pool? Or are you doing all the cleaning and maintenance while everyone else is having fun? You deserve to have a great time around your pool too. You probably have a schedule for all the chores involved in maintaining your pool. How about making a schedule for actually […]

6 Revolutionary 4th of July Celebration Ideas

Chances are, this year’s 4th of July celebration is going to be a bit more of a big deal than it was in 2020. Now that many of us are vaccinated and COVID-19 cases are fewer, we can plan small outdoor gatherings for close family and friends. A party in the backyard? It’s been so […]

Pool Opening Checklist Every Pool Owner Should Have

Pool Chemical Test Kit

Summer is right around the corner and now’s the time to bring your pool out of hibernation. The temperature is ticking upward, and you’ve got dreams of cannon balls and sunbathing in your head. So let’s get your pool opened the right way with a “pool opening checklist” and start the summer fun. Remove and […]