The sound of those two words makes you instantly think of summertime and swimming. The pool at the San Alfonso del Mar resort in Algarrobo, Chile claims to be the largest swimming pool in the world and holds the Guinness World Record for being the world’s deepest swimming pool at 115 feet at the deep end! This pool is 3,324 feet long and covers 19.77 acres. Imagine playing Marco Polo in that pool! Maybe not. Continue Reading
The last Saturday in May is National Pool Opening Day, a day all pool owners look forward to. At Hawaiian Pool Builders, we are here to open your swimming pool and help get your summer underway.
After you have your swimming pool ready to go, why not explore some of the events and spots in Southeast Michigan? Having things to do when the days may be a little cooler is a great way to enjoy the beginning of summer. Continue Reading
Swimming has been described by experts as one of the best therapies for chronic, low back pain. In fact, many research studies have concluded that not only does it significantly reduce pain, but also cuts down the level of stress hormones that your body produces. That is important, as stress often contributes to low back pain. Exercising in water can also help prevent further injury because your back isn’t bearing any weight. Continue Reading
In just a few short months, the Tokyo Olympics will be history. Between now and the start on July 24, 2020, there are so many things to look forward to and to watch. The summer Olympics are known for many things but certainly swimming is one of the most watched competitions.
Winter is in full swing in Toledo, but there is still plenty to do until you can open your swimming pool. Listed are the top ten things available that are fun, different and cultural. Continue Reading
With the Summer Olympics coming up this summer, we dug up some Fun Facts about women in the sport of swimming.
While swimming became an Olympic event in 1908, women weren’t allowed to compete until 1912. Fanny Durack of Australia became the first female to win a gold medal in the 100-yard freestyle race that year. Continue Reading
Swimming pool ownership comes with a lot of responsibility but there are also many reasons to be thankful for the benefit of a backyard pool. We offer up a few reasons you can be thankful. Continue Reading
One of the main reasons for having an inground pool is for the sheer pleasure of entertaining friends and enjoying your family. However, we’ve reached that time of year where your pool is now closed and you’re wondering what to do to keep the momentum going?
The weather is getting cooler, and the leaves are changing. If you’re looking for some fall-centric party theme ideas, Hawaiian Pool Builders has you covered. We know you want to keep the friends and fun flowing, so we gathered a list of backyard parties for Fall. Continue Reading
Traditionally, Labor Day ushers in Fall, and closes out Summer. This year, Labor Day is on September 2nd. The entire Labor Day weekend is full of parties with everyone jamming as much as possible to the close of another fantastic summer. However, Labor Day is more than parties, and at Hawaiian Pool Builders, we wanted to share the history behind it, and some fun ways to enjoy it since Labor Day 2020 is almost here. Continue Reading
If you’re looking for a way to get in shape, not cause damage to your joints and do both without breaking a sweat, look no further than your swimming pool! In addition to being a great place for fun and frolic, your swimming pool offers an opportunity to exercise. Swimming is a sport that you and your family can enjoy that benefits both mind and body.
When you’re considering having a swimming pool built, make certain you tell your swimming pool builder the reason for your pool construction project: lap swims, family fun, or all-around general swimming pool or entertainment area. The type of activities you plan to enjoy in your swimming pool will help you determine the kind of swimming pool to have built. Continue Reading