If you have a swimming pool, chances are you and your family are in it as often as possible. What do you do, though when you’re not enjoying the water; probably lounging on the deck.
If you’re at the beginning stages of purchasing a pool, it’s a great time to talk about the options for your deck. Some new pool owners choose not to have a deck constructed in conjunction with their pool installation. However, looking back on that, they wish they’d gone ahead with the deck. Continue Reading
There are many costs associated with swimming pool ownership and one of those costs stems from heating the pool water. Heating the water can extend your swim season, but can also consume quite a bit of energy and add to your home heating bills. Continue Reading
While swimming pools add luxury and value to any lifestyle, they are a big investment. Vinyl liner swimming pools are typically less costly than concrete or fiberglass from the beginning, as they require fewer materials to make them stable.
A few decades ago, your options for a vinyl liner pool were rectangular and blue. They have now risen to current design challenges and can offer smarter building solutions. As a homeowner, your options are nearly limitless in shape and color of a vinyl pool giving the ability to create your own unique style. Continue Reading
Harnessing the power of the sun to heat your swimming pool water offers a two-fold benefit: saving money on keeping your swimming pool water warm and allowing you to extend the use of your swimming pool for a few extra months. The warmth you will reap from the sun as a way to heat your Michigan swimming pool will hinge on the amount of sun your pool is exposed to daily. Continue Reading
Having a pool in your backyard adds so much enjoyment. Whether the intended use is health and exercise, parties with friends or for kids to splash and play, you will need to add water to your pool from time to time. Whether water escapes through evaporation or splashing, there are several steps you can take to help with water conservation in your pool or hot tub. Continue Reading
Summer’s still in full swing and with summer comes outdoor barbecues and picnics. Though this summer hasn’t been as hot as some in years past, leaving food in the sun can present a safety issue. Here are a few things you can do to protect yourself when enjoying food outdoors. Continue Reading