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Announcing Our Lakeland Office in Polk County!

Olympus Pools Lakeland Office

As one of Tampa’s top Swimming Pool Builders, we at Olympus Pools are very excited to announce the opening of our office in Lakeland!  Our new office is located at 625 Commerce Dr, Suite 302 in Lakeland FL 33813 and our phone number for Lakeland is 863-646-6466.  With this office, we are now firmly established in..

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Can I Build a Pool on a Sloped Backyard?

sloped backyard

Some people mistakenly think that if they have a sloped backyard, they can’t have a pool installed. However, this is not true. If you find that your yard is uneven, you can use a retaining wall so you can have that swimming pool you have always wanted to be installed. In this article, we will..

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Your Swimming Pool Tanning Ledge

swimming pool tanning ledge

When looking for the perfect addition to your backyard pool, there are many features you can choose from including a swimming pool tanning ledge. It is a great place to relax and is also a shallow place for the kids to play safely while you lounge. So, how can you take your swimming pool tanning..

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Design Options for a Small Backyard Pool

small backyard pool

here are many backyards that don’t have a lot of space that can be used in their backyard. However, you should know that just because your yard may be smaller, that doesn’t mean you can’t have a swimming pool installed. Smaller yards can actually benefit from the addition of a small pool and can create..

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How Long Does It Take To Build A Pool?

build a pool

If you have been thinking about investing in a pool for your home, there are definitely a lot of factors to consider. One of those factors is how long it takes to build a pool. You may be surprised to find out that it takes much less time than many people think. Depending on what..

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3 Affordable Luxury Swimming Pool Features

luxury swimming pool features

If it is time to upgrade your existing swimming pool, there are things you can do that won’t break the bank and take you way over budget. Opting for one or more of the luxury swimming pool features discussed will be sure to give some extra oomph! Here is a look at just a few..

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Backyard Swimming Pool Tile Options

If you are installing a pool, then you have probably been going over all your available options when it comes to the tile you use in your backyard swimming pool. Tile is always a good option because it is durable and long-lasting as well as beautiful. Today, we will help you decide which swimming pool..

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Backyard Shade Structures to Consider for Your Pool

Backyard Shade Structures

The Florida sun can definitely be intense and can affect how much time you are able to spend outdoors. For this reason, it may be a good idea to consider adding a shade structure to your outdoor space. It can shield you from some of that heat and offer you a reprieve from the Florida..

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Pool Pet Safety Tips

For most people with pets, they treat them as they would any other member of the family. That’s why it is so important that you take the time to understand what will help keep your pets safe and comfortable in the swimming pool when it comes time to open it up and get it ready..

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Swimming Pool Design Trends For 2019

swimming pool design trends

Installing a pool in your backyard is an investment in pure pleasure, and getting a pool that you can relax and have fun in is important. But, you also want it to look its best and today there are several key swimming pool design trends that stand out as being must-sees. Here’s a rundown of..

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Turn Your Backyard Pool Into A Relaxing Retreat

backyard pool

These days, it’s common to be so busy that we forget to take time to relax. And as for going on a vacation, forget about it – who has the time? But if you install the right pool in your backyard, you could just step outside to head to a luxurious relaxing retreat you’re sure..

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What Pool Color Options Match Your Personality?

pool color

Your pool is your backyard retreat – your private oasis that you and your loved ones can always escape to. But when you begin the install and design process, one of the first things you’ll have to decide is what pool color options to consider. The days of just white, baby blue, or eggshell-colored pool..

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How To Create A Dive-In Movie Theater

dive in movie theater

Summertime. Dive-in movie theater anyone? It means fun in the sun, vacations, and – hopefully – plenty of time at the pool. But what happens when you need to really upgrade your pool experience and get the most from it? One option that can elevate the level of fun you have in a big way..

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A Primer On Swimming Pool Construction Times

swimming pool construction times

As temperatures rise, it’s common for homeowners to assume that they’ve run out of time to get their pool installed and start enjoying it. But, pool season is longer than most think and the fact is that building a pool isn’t a process that takes as long as you might assume. Installing a custom pool..

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Natural vs Modern Pool Design

modern pool design

When designing your new Florida swimming pool, one of the first decisions you’re going to have to make is whether you prefer a natural or modern swimming pool design. There are pros and cons to both, and the choice ultimately comes down to personal preference. Below, we’ve outlined the perks of both types of designs,..

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Do You Need A Swimming Pool Sun Shelf?

swimming pool sun shelf

When designing your pool, you’ll find that there are numerous cool features available, from waterfalls to swim-up bars. One of the features that have become increasingly more popular for Florida pool owners are sun shelves. Below, we’ll provide a brief breakdown of what sun shelves are and who should consider adding them to their Florida pool…

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