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Introducing Leisurecraft Saunas now available at Mermaid Pools

Discover the Health Benefits of a Home Sauna At Mermaid Pools, we're excited to introduce an exceptional addition to our product lineup: Leisurecraft saunas. As your trusted source for leisure and relaxation solutions, we're proud to partner with this esteemed Canadian company to bring you the ultimate sauna experience. Never leave the house to go to the […]

Why Professional Pool Opening and Heater Maintenance are Essential

With warmer days on the horizon, thoughts of backyard barbecues and refreshing dips in the pool start to take hold. But before you cannonball into summer fun, ensuring your pool and its equipment are ready for action is crucial. Here's why entrusting this task to professionals like Mermaid Pools in Ottawa, paired with regular natural […]

Mermaid Pools: A New Website for a Better Customer Experience

We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new website, designed to make your pool and spa shopping easier and more enjoyable. Whether you are looking for a new pool, a hot tub, a pool renovation, or pool and spa service you will find everything you need on our new website. We invite […]

3 Ways Hot Tubs Are Good For You

We all know the luxury, relaxation and entertainment that can come with owning a hot tub. It’s easy to while away time in the tub with family, friends or even on your own. But you may be surprised to learn about some unexpected health benefits. We know all about what an asset a hot tub […]

All About Swimming Pool Safety Covers

So you have bought a new home with a swimming pool or have recently installed a pool and it’s time to close your swimming pool for the season. You’ve read up on how to close the swimming pool, but how do you cover it when it’s done and ready for winter.  We recommend using a […]

What To Know About Swimming Pool Fences

The warm weather is here and the pool is open, but is your swimming pool up to code and are you taking the proper precautions? Swimming Pool Fences Swimming pool fences are not only key to keeping your pool safe when you are not around, they are also, in many cases, the law. Whether you […]

Creating A Backyard Retreat

Imagine a calming oasis you could escape to, relax and let the cares of the day drift away. Now imagine that oasis is your own backyard! We want to help you accomplish exactly that. We offer a wide variety  of hot tub services, products and designs, making it easier than ever to create your very […]

Fewer Expenses = Fewer Worries

Owning a pool is a great experience, but it does come with expenses.  Today, we want to share some simple tips that will help save you money and also help the environment. Pool Covers Perhaps one of the most simple yet often overlooked solutions to saving money. Using your pool cover when the pool is […]

Essential Hot Tub Accessories

Owning a hot tub is a special experience.  If you’re coming home from a tough work day or sore from a long day of skiing, a soak in the hot tub can remove all the stress and soreness of the day.  Hot tubs are also a fun way to connect with friends, while creating fun […]

Get Your Sun Tan On...Safely

Who doesn’t love lounging by the swimming pool, soaking up the sun and enjoying a lazy summer day. Everyone loves to get that perfect tan. These days we understand that it’s ok to be in the sun be we have be careful and protect our skin from harmful damage.  There are lots of great tricks […]

Hot Tub Maintenance Schedule

We know the key to enjoying your hot tub is always having clean, clear, inviting water to soak in. Caring for your hot tub only takes a few minutes each day, but if you do this properly your hot tub water will sparkle every time you soak in it. We’ve put together a simple outline […]

How To Change Your Pool Filter Sand

When was the last time you changed the sand in your pool filter? Your pool filter sand is one of those things that only gets changed every so often.  Usually, every 3 or 4 years, because of this it can be easy to forget. Clean sand in your pool filter is a very important part […]

How To Clean Your Hot Tub Filter

Clean water requires clean filters. Using dirty, clogged hot tub filters in your water make it difficult to maintain clean water and can put unnecessary strain on your hot tub pump and your chemical bills. When to Check Your Hot Tub Filters Hot tub and spa filters should be checked weekly. Your filter may look […]

How To Heat Your Swimming Pool - Enjoying A Longer Swimming Season

If you have a swimming pool, then you’ll understand when we say that the length of your pool season is precious and anything you can do to extend it is certainly worth investigating. It’s All About Temperature The key to extending your swimming season is heating your pool.  In Canada, where we have to close […]

Life's Better In A Hot Tub 5 Reasons

Say goodbye to booking vacations. A hot tub or spa in the backyard can turn your home into the perfect staycation. Eliminate stress and improve your health right from the convenience of your own backyard. Why soaking in a hot tub is good for you: - An evening hot tub helps you sleep - Hydrotherapy […]

Keeping Fit In The Swimming Pool

We all know how much fun pools can be, but fun is only one of their benefits. Swimming and other water activities are fantastic methods of exercise! With a touch of that summer fun thrown in, you can get an entire, well-balanced workout in the pool and not even notice it. We have some simple […]

How To Open Your Swimming Pool

Opening your swimming pool is one of the first priorities of Summer and we want to help you get off to the right start.  We’d be happy to help you open your swimming pool, but if you have the do it yourself spirit, here are step by step instructions on how to open your pool. […]

Perfect Poolside Snack

Eating healthy by your swimming pool can be fun and easy and delicious. Finding the perfect poolside snack however isn’t easy. The ideal snack should be light, refreshing, easily digestible and of course it has to be tasty. This Summer look like a super star chef with these 3 easy recipes. Pro Tip: Never use […]

Pet Safety For Swimming Pools

Pools can be great fun for the entire family – including the fluffiest members. Having a pet and a pool can have tremendous benefits. It’s an easy way for your pooch to cool down in hot temperatures and it can provide them with a fantastic method of exercise! Not even counting all the splashing and […]

Plan A Perfect Pool Party

Kids of all ages love hanging by the pool. This summer show all the kids in your life a great time by hosting the perfect pool party. Hosting a pool party should be as fun for the host as it is for the guests. With that in mind, here’s a checklist to help you plan […]