Pools: Style Without Sacrificing Safety

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Pools: Style Without Sacrificing Safety

Hi, my name is Katrina, and I have always had a pool. My parents had one when I was growing up, I have lived in apartment complexes with pools, and I currently have a pool in my yard. Through the years, I have paid close attention to how people position their pools, the designs they select and the fences they use. Personally, I am not a fan of super industrial looking or boring fences and pool designs. Instead, I like to see creative and beautiful ideas, and achieving a stylish pool is possible. Worried that it will disrupt your safety? Well, it wont. This blog has all kind of tips on achieving pool style without giving up on safety. Enjoy swimming in style!

What Are The Benefits Of Choosing An Inground Pool?

Having a pool in your backyard is, for many, a part of the American dream. What kind of pool do you picture when you consider installing one of your own? Maybe you picture an above-ground pool, or perhaps it's an inground pool that appears in your dreams. Some homeowners default to an above-ground pool because they are cheaper, but if you have enough wiggle room in your budget to accommodate an inground pool, this type has a few advantages. Read More 

Choices In New Vinyl Pool Liners And How To Take Care Of Your New Liner

A vinyl pool liner can last for years if you take care of it properly. If the liner develops a rip or hole, it's often possible to repair it as long as it's in the right place. If damage can't be repaired or if your liner is old, faded, stained, and ugly, then you'll need to have the liner replaced. Replacing a pool liner is a big job, but it gives you the chance to update your pool with a new look. Read More 

Hurricanes And Your Pool

If you live in an area where hurricanes are a way of life, then you are going to want to make sure your home and all of your property is as prepared as possible before a hurricane passes through. If you have a swimming pool, then this is one more thing you are going to want to be sure you prepare before the hurricane comes, so you can prevent as much damage as possible. Read More 

4 Pool Improvements That Will Give You An All-Year Round Solution For Swimming

There are many reasons why you may want to have a pool that you can use throughout the year. You may need the pool for exercise, relaxation, or training for sports. No matter what the reason is, there are many solutions to allow you to comfortably use a pool all year, such as adding an enclosure, installing heating, and adding features like hot tubs and spas. Here are some of the improvements that you can have done to use your pool all year. Read More 

4 Special Considerations For Maintaining Your Above-Ground Swimming Pool

Whether you have recently purchased a home with an above-ground pool or are thinking about installing an above-ground pool on your existing property, it's important that you understand the basic care and maintenance tasks that will be involved in keeping your pool looking it's best and safe for swimming. By following a few special tips for above-ground pools, you can avoid a lot of maintenance hassles and unexpected repairs with your new pool. Read More