Archive for April, 2011

Summer is a time for getting outside to enjoy the sun and recreational activities with friends and family. Where there is water there is a way of enjoying the sun and cooling off at the same time. There is nothing like having a pool at home on those hot days when swimming is the best [...]

If the future plans for your backyard include an in-ground swimming pool, you might begin by doing your own design. Whether you wind up with just a rough sketch or a detailed plan, the time is well-spent and you will avoid many of those “I shoulda” moments. By giving the pros something tangible to start [...]

For anyone owning an outdoor swimming pool the three keys to getting the most from the pool are: 1. Keeping the pool clean and free of debris 2. Maximizing the periods during which it can be used 3. Keeping heating costs as low as possible. There are various ways of achieving these objectives and they [...]

Are you sick of shutting your pool down sooner than you would like? Do you want warmer swimming water and an extended swimming season? Even if you just have an above ground pool one of many electric swimming pool heaters could be the right choice for you, but there are other options, as well. Electric [...]