2017

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Making Your Pool Look Great

Hello! My name is Tony and this is my pool improvement blog. There is nothing I like more than taking a dip in the cool waters of my home swimming pool on a hot summer's day. However, I don't just want to bathe in clean water, I also want to swim in a pool which looks amazing. Having installed a standard pool in my home, I decided I needed to improve how it looked. I contacted a pool contractor who helped me to pick nice looking replacement tiles and accessories for my pool. Now my pool looks the best on my block.

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Avoid These Common Mistakes When You’re Having a Concrete Pool Built for Your Home

16 August 2017
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A custom-made concrete pool can offer hours of relaxation and enjoyment for you, your family and your friends. A pool is also a great visual feature in a backyard; even just sitting by the water can be very relaxing and enjoyable. When you are ready to have a concrete pool built for your home, note a few common mistakes that homeowners often make so you can avoid them yourself and ensure your new pool is exactly what you're expecting for summertime fun. Read More …

A Happy Medium: Is A Media Filter Right For Your Pool Filtration Needs?

7 July 2017
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A swimming pool on your property, whether it is a simple above-ground tub or an elaborate and expensive sunken pool, can be a great way to add a touch of class and luxury to your home, not to mention giving you a great way to instantly escape the summer heat. However, any swimming pool requires an attached filtration system to keep its water clean and uncontaminated, and choosing one from the wide array of different filter types on offer can be challenging. Read More …

Pump Up The Volume: Why Is My Pool Pump Noisy, And How Can It Be Fixed?

25 June 2017
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Adding a swimming pool to your property is a surefire way to add a touch of luxurious relaxation to your home life, as well as a reliable way to beat the summer heat. However, lounging by your personal pool doesn't feel quite so relaxing when the pool's pump is making an ungodly din. However, a noisy pool pump can represent far more than a simple annoyance, and a pool pump creating unusually loud noises should be deactivated and inspected as soon as possible. Read More …

6 Reasons to Pick an Endless Pool Over a Lap Pool

22 June 2017
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For most people, a swimming pool is all about somewhere to chill out and relax in the sun. However, some homeowners see installing a pool as a chance to aid in their exercise or training, and such people will tend to gravitate towards lap pools. These are long and thin, allowing for long laps to be taken without consuming as much space as a full-sized swimming pool. They're great for exercise or training, but you might find an endless pool more advantageous. Read More …

Pool Design Tips for a Small Backyard

20 June 2017
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Having a pool in a small backyard can be a challenge; you want to enjoy a spacious place to swim, but also don't want the pool to crowd out room for seating, an outdoor grill, and other such features. You might also need to add a fence, as is often required by law. Note a few tips to consider if you're thinking of adding a pool to a small backyard and how to maximize that limited space: Read More …