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Plan The Perfect Backyard Pool Renovation

Planning your swimming pool renovation can be a daunting task.  How to do it, who to choose and what exactly to renovate and of course when to do it are all important considerations in planning the perfect swimming pool renovation. Make the Most of your Summer, Plan your Pool Renovation Early Don’t miss precious Summer […]

Pool Fun For Land Lovers

Just because there’s a pool does not mean that everyone can or enjoys swimming in it. Not everyone swims, but everyone does love to cool off and play. Fortunately, not every fun pool activity has to involve swimming! We have some great ideas on how to include kids (and even adults) who can’t swim in […]

Simple Swim Safety Tips

We want you and your family to be happy and safe around your pool. With safety concerns out of the way you and your family can focus on the fun to be had and the memories to be made! We know that with a few standard precautions your pool and family can be safe, secure […]

Spring Clean Your Hot Tub

It may feel like the depths of winter, but spring is on its way! If you’re anything like us, you’ve started your to-do list for the warmer weather. It will be here before you know it! We recommend adding some spa maintenance to your list. Opening your pool or spa for the summer is the […]

The Art Of Perfect Pool Water

Perfect pool water is key to enjoying time with your friends and family in the swimming pool. A swim with friends on a hot day can be a wonderful treat and create a fun memory. Don’t let it be ruined by poor water quality.  Often people over complicate balancing swimming pool water. It’s not that […]

The Eco Friendly Swimming Pool

We love our pools and we also love our planet. We want both to be as happy and healthy an environment as possible. We want all pools to be green…just not with algae! To that end, we have put together a list of ways that you can put your pool on the environmentally friendly path. […]

UV Filtration For Hot Tubs; A Safer Way For Your Family To Soak

Where there was darkness (and algae gunk) there is now only light! A UV light that is. UV Spa disinfection is the best, most modern way to clean your hot tub or spa. It’s simple, effective and safe. This non-chemical approach is being embraced by anyone who wants a healthier, more natural way to sanitize […]

Valentine's Day In The Hot Tub

We know the winter months can be a bit dull. While you and your special someone are impatiently awaiting the annual arrival of summer, take some time to reconnect with the perfect Valentine’s Day date night. Make Time For Romance Valentine’s Day is all about romance, and your hot tub can serve as the perfect […]

Buying Guide For The First Time Pool Buyer

There is nothing better than a pool on a hot summer day, enjoying time with friends and family, having a few cocktails or beers poolside or just relaxing in the water in a comfortable pool lounger. However, getting your first pool can be overwhelming as there are a sea of different options, functionality and features.  […]

When To Replace Your Swimming Pool Liner

You’ve been a responsible swimming pool owner and tried your best to take good care of your investment. But now, it’s been several years and you’re starting to wonder if it’s time to replace your pool liner. How to Find Out if You Need to Replace your pool liner There are a few signs that […]

What To Know Before Buying A Hot Tub

Before you start shopping for your new hot tub, you need to spend some time considering the best placement and ensuring it can be properly prepared for a hot tub.  In order for a hot tub to run properly and safely you will need a firm, level area to place the hot tub ipon. Often […]

We Love The Life Saving Society, And You Should Too

While pools can be a tremendous amount of fun for the whole family, they can also be dangerous and need to be taken seriously. Water and swimming pool safety is of the utmost importance when playing or swimming in a pool.  We want you to be informed and safe this summer so you can focus […]