A lot of people like the look of a large pool but may not want the trouble or cost of one. Large pools are great for families, or if you want to swim laps. But what if you just want a place to cool off or relax after a hot day at work? The answer is simple: Consider a plunge pool. Plunge pools allow you to keep cool without a hot price. Continue reading “What Is a Plunge Pool and What Are the Benefits?”
Having a children’s pool party is an awesome way to celebrate a birthday or other special event. There is fun to be had, food to be enjoyed, friends to socialize with, and of course the party games which everyone loves. This article aims to give you an idea of some games that you may want to incorporate into your pool party and how you can best make your child’s next event a fun one. Use these ideas as they are, or try coming up with your own new game that is unique and personal to your event.
Summertime is often the time for family vacations, gatherings, parties and reminiscing. It is the time of year for outdoor grilling and snack foods; people gathering around to take it easy with cool summertime beverages. Think back to yesteryear where garden parties and pool parties were hip. When the backyard played host to plenty of luaus and Polynesian drinks kept everyone cool.
Traditionally, people used chlorine to fill their backyard pools. In the past, no one questioned the use of chlorine to make sure pool water was clean and sparkling. Who could forget that pretty, artificially blue water?
Let’s face it — no one wants the same swimming pool as his or her neighbor. You’ve probably been eyeing your neighbor’s pool for a while, especially during the hot Pennsylvania summer. Maybe you’ve even been over to your neighbor’s pool for a luau or a Fourth of July party. While the neighbor’s pool is nice, you have other ideas in mind for the pool that you want.
If you have recently purchased a new home or want to add some significant renovations to your property, you may be thinking, “should I build a swimming pool?”
When you’re opening your pool for the summer or looking for a new home to buy, the sight of a dirty, unkempt swimming pool is worse than not having a pool at all. Maintaining a beautiful pool with crystal clear sparkling water is one of the most satisfying aspects of home pool ownership. It’s important to do the necessary work to keep it looking its best.
Now that you have a swimming pool or decided to install one, there are several things you should know. Keeping your pool functioning well and looking great can be costly. One of the first steps to following a swimming pool maintenance guide is saving money while keeping your pool in great condition. Here are six swimming pool tips and tricks that will ensure your swimming pool provides lots of fun and entertainment for years to come.
Having a pool means you’ll need to learn all you can about swimming safety. When you and your loved ones know what to do (and what not to do) in the pool, swim time will be safe and enjoyable. To properly practice water safety at home, here are a few things you should know.
Now that you’ve installed a pool and/or outdoor living space on your property, you may want to consider a fire pit or fire bowl. These accessories immediately add warmth to the yard on cool nights. A fire bowl or pit also enhances the aesthetics of your outdoor space. You can even get fire pits and bowls that coordinate with the design of your pool or outdoor fountain. If you’re not sure which fire pits or fire and water bowls are right for you, these suggestions can provide design inspiration.