Pool Fun

Swimming is a great form of exercise. It burns a lot of calories and is extremely good for people with arthritis, recovering from an injury or those who have problems with knees and joints. However, did you realize that a spa or hot tub can also be a great place to exercise? Not only does the warm bubbly water create relaxation, it increases blood flow and helps to release toxins from your body. People often associate swimming pools with exercise, while thinking of spas and hot tubs as places for relaxation. However, the warm, bubbling environment of a whirlpool offers unique advantages to enhance your health and fitness.

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At the start of each New Year, many individuals make resolutions – decisions to do things that rarely last for more than a few days, weeks or months. We all know that people with swimming pools plan to use their pool frequently each summer and that’s something that falls by the wayside too. It’s a fact that we all get busy and our best made plans can fall apart. We have a few ideas on things to consider in advance of the summer swimming pool season.

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Think about it. When you’re at a resort or a friend’s pool party, do you hear music? Chances are you do. Music and swimming pool parties go hand in hand. If you haven’t had music at your poolside or in your outdoor living space, this might be the ideal time to think about doing just that.

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It’s that time of year again when thoughts turn to “what is my child going to wear for Halloween?” Some kids know exactly what they want to be while for others, the idea is a mystery until the day before! If you or your child is among that group that just doesn’t know what to wear, we have a few “aquatic” ideas. You may immediately think mermaid or fish but we have a few other cute ideas.

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If you live in Ohio, you may not consider a swimming pool party for your Halloween gathering, but depending on the weather and depending on whether you have a swimming pool heater, you might just be able to pull it off!

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It’s likely that you’ve seen signs at community pools, health clubs and hotels that ask you to shower before you swim in the pool. Chances are, most people don’t do it – it seems counter-intuitive. After all, you’re jumping into the water. But have you ever wondered why they suggest it?

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Summer is in full swing and now is the ideal time to think about some fun backyard activities you can do with your children – when you’re not spending time in the pool, that is! Our list below may help you come up with your own list of ideas for fun out-of-the swimming pool activities for the entire family.

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If you own a swimming pool, you may be looking for ways to have more the fun when you’re not in the water – because chances are you won’t spend all of your waking hours in the pool, right? Having a plan for fun when you’re not swimming or floating on rafts makes great sense because when the summer sun is high in the sky you certainly don’t want to be indoors.

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A backyard swimming pool is the perfect place to host an Under the Sea birthday party. However, if the party is for younger children, it’s important to have adequate adult supervision. It might even be wise to hire a life guard for the party so you are free to attend to party details.

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Celebrate the 4th with an all-American backyard barbecue with these patriotic ideas.

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