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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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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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Is Your Home Swimming Pool Ready?

swimming pool ready

Have you decided that it may be time for that new swimming pool you have been dreaming of for your backyard? As nice as it would be to walk into the backyard and jump right into your new pool to enjoy a swim, it isn’t that easy. Some backyards are actually not suitable for a..

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Three Modern Swimming Pool Safety Features

pool safety features

Over the past few years, contractors have focused significantly on providing safe pools for Florida homeowners. Safety features have become more and more accessible, ideal for those who have children and pets. Below, we’ve provided an overview of modern swimming pool safety features that you will want to consider adding to your pool’s design. Many..

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Swimming Pool Tile Finish Options

swimming pool tile

If you are a pool owner, then you are already well aware of all the advantages that come along with it. When it comes to pool finishes, you have a lot of options. One of the options you may be presented with, or you may want to consider, is tile finishes. Swimming pool tile options allow..

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Putting The Finishing Touch On Your New Pool

your new pool

You have waited a long time for this day. Your new pool has finally been installed, and you are more than ready to jump in and begin enjoying your very worthwhile investment. However, what if you were to stop for a second and consider putting some finishing touches on your new pool to really make it..

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The Perfect Swimming Pool Hue

swimming pool hue

Did you know that you can transform the look of your pool simply by changing the liner or incorporating different lighting techniques? It can give your pool a different vibe and set whatever mood you are looking to set for your backyard entertaining. Here is a look at factors that affect swimming pool hue: Your..

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SaltWater Swimming Pool Systems

saltwater swimming pool systems

Looking for a different way to clean and maintain your swimming pool? Saltwater swimming pool systems are becoming more and more popular as homeowners are looking for water that is gentler on the skin and the eyes and something much safer than the unsafe chemicals they have to use for their chlorine pools. What Is..

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About Swimming Pool Building Permits

pool building permits

If you are interested in new pool construction for your home it is important to understand the pool building permit process before you begin looking at all the possible swimming pool designs. It is an essential step of the process that can’t be overlooked or ignored. What is a Pool Building Permit? Before you can..

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