No More Buying Chlorine Every pool and hot tub owner knows how important chlorine is to their hot tub. However, they also feel the crunch on their wallet upon buying that chlorine. Improper chlorine levels can result in chemical burns, red eyes, and even discolored hair in some instances. With saltwater hot tubs, chlorine generators..
One of the the biggest benefits to living in Tampa, Florida is that we can use our outdoor spaces year- round and one of the best ways to take advantage of our perfect climate is to have an outdoor kitchen! Beyond just a great way to enjoy the outdoors, there are many beneficial reasons to..
Are you concerned that you may have a swimming pool leak? Yes, you will lose some water due to evaporation and even splashing but if you find yourself constantly adding water, then that might mean you have a swimming pool leak somewhere that needs to be addressed, or your pool will continue to leak water. There..
Winter is here, and that usually means higher electric bills due to cooler outdoor weather; this also means that the cost of running your hot tub throughout the winter has gone up. There are several tips to consider to save on energy costs and ensure a spa’s continued performance. Thermal blankets Thermal blankets float on the..
After a heavy rainfall, it is important that you clean and maintain your pool. Light rainfall isn’t a big deal, but a lot of rainfall can significantly alter the chemistry of your pool. What’s more, a rain storm can also cause added dirt and other debris to get into your pool, and it is equally important to clean..
Chlorine is used to keep your pool clean, but what can you do if you or someone in your family is sensitive to these harsh chemicals and end up having severe skin reactions? There are options available to ensure that your pool stays clean, and your family stays safe and unscathed by harsh chemicals. Here..
When you are thinking about your pool design, you should also consider how you want to enter your pool. Classic pool ladders can be difficult to use if you are older or have children. Plus, the railing sticks out, so they take away from your pool design. There are better pool entry options besides pool..
In Florida, with our year-round warm weather, we often overlook the benefits of pool enclosures. However, pool enclosures offer a variety of benefits including security and privacy, easy maintenance, and protection from the elements. A backyard pool enclosure can enhance your swimming pool experience, so it is a great option to consider no matter where..
tween splashing, evaporation, and spillover, there are a lot of ways that your swimming pool can waste water. Whether you want to reduce your utility costs or help conserve water, there are some great options to reduce your water waste. Here are some basic tips on how to reduce your swimming pool water waste. Fix..
During your pool design phase, you will want to think about how landscaping around your pool to enhance the look at feel of your backyard oasis. A good landscaping plan can add beauty without causing extra maintenance. Here are three important tips to designing the landscape around you pool. Reduce Debris Your first inclination may..
Hot tubs offer more than just relaxation, they also offer the health benefits of hydrotherapy. If you are dealing with a chronic illness or just want to maintain your health, you should consider getting a hot tub for your backyard space. Here are five benefits of hot tub hydrotherapy. Soothe Sore Muscles and Joints: Hot..
If you are looking for some great ideas for your backyard pool or are just curious about the hottest new trends in pool design, we’ve compiled a list of the top 7 swimming pool trends of 2016 & 2017 Tanning Ledges Tanning ledges are shallow ledge along the pool edge. They are only a few..
As we approach the colder fall and winter months, we will rely more on our pool heaters. We don’t want our pools to be too cold nor do we want them to feel like warm bath water. So how do you pick the right temperature for your pool? It depends on both your personal preferences..
Wondering about your swimming pool concrete deck? If you are leaning toward pavers, we suggest that you skip this post. On the other hand, if you are leaning toward concrete, here is a look at the various options available. Concrete is one of the easiest to maintain, beautiful decking materials. It is also cost effective…
If you have a small backyard swimming pool, you may be thinking your choice of water features are limited. However, there are plenty of options that can enhance the beauty and fun of a smaller pool. Here are five of the best small pool water features you can incorporate into your pool design: 1. Pedestal..