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April 04, 2018

Nothing says summer like summer vacation! While it’s true that summer is an opportune time to unwind and recharge, planning—and paying for—that perfect summer vacation can be stressful for some. That said, pool owners need to look no further than their own backyard for the ultimate in relaxation—a staycation. Here are six reasons to take off that inground pool cover to use your pool as the ideal setting for the ultimate summer staycation. 

March 28, 2018

Although it’s hard to believe Spring has sprung in some areas of the country, Easter is almost upon us! It is time to prepare your yard for the ultimate Easter Egg Hunt! Here are some ideas to get you started on securing your backyard for an Easter Egg Hunt that everyone will enjoy.

March 22, 2018

Spring is here! The days are longer, the birds are singing, and the flowers are blooming. Your pool cover is off, and you are gazing longingly at your beautiful in-ground pool liner just waiting for the day you can jump in and enjoy it. Although it is not officially swimming season yet, it is still important to protect yourself from the sun in the springtime. Here are some spring sun safety tips to carry you through the season.

March 14, 2018

For most areas in the country, March means it is time to spring forward! As the snow and ice melt off your safety pool cover and lawn and you get your first glimpse of your yard, it is evident that it will need some help to get it ready for spring—and the upcoming swimming season! Here are some tips to bring your yard back to life this spring.

March 08, 2018

Using a winter pool safety cover is extremely important in safeguarding the life of your pool. Even in warmer regions of the country, covering your pool when it is not being used has a multitude of advantages, such as the ones listed below.

February 27, 2018

There is so much to look forward to this Spring! Singing birds, sunny days, flowering trees and shrubs, and getting outside to enjoy all the sights and sounds of spring. It’s also time for homeowners to get those backyards in shape so their pool liners look their best when those pool covers come off—whether you do it yourself or hire a professional landscape company. There are pros and cons to either decision.

February 23, 2018

On April 22nd, people around the world will be celebrating Earth Day. This day has been in existence for nearly 48 years as a civic day of action to not only raise awareness about pollution but actively take steps to make the Earth more sustainable. It is vital that children are taught about measures such as conservation and recycling to protect this planet. You can also make it more fun by doing some activities with the kids that echo the significance of preserving our Earth’s resources, starting right at home!

February 16, 2018

The signs of spring are in the air. The weather is getting warmer, the days are getting longer, and the inground pool cover will soon be removed! Time to put away the winter wardrobe and think spring clothes! Here are some spring staples guaranteed to warm up your wardrobe.

February 06, 2018

While the cold chill of winter envelops most of the country, enjoying the outdoors can become a distant memory. Instead of gazing longingly out the window at the pool safety covers in your and your neighbor’s backyards, why not warm up your senses with the following seasonal recipes?

January 30, 2018

Amongst the most popular New Year’s resolutions are losing weight and living a healthier lifestyle. Physical activity goes hand-in-hand with these goals. Unfortunately, it is not swimming pool season, so doing laps while taking in the beauty of the surrounding inground pool liner is not possible right now. Here are 10 tips for incorporating more physical activity in your everyday life.

January 19, 2018

When your inground pool cover is on for the winter, swimming pool season may seem far away. However, as February approaches, so does an important holiday that may indicate an early sign to spring. On February 2nd, Punxsutawney Phil crawls out of his hole during the early morning hours. He looks around to see if his shadow is there. If he sees it, he retreats into his hole and six more hours of winter ensue. If he does not see it, spring will come early! Did you ever wonder how this day came to be? What is the meaning of Groundhog Day?

January 17, 2018

Once the safety pool cover is on the pool and the removable pool fence is safely stowed away, your backyard may look different than it did during the height of swimming pool season. The leaves on the trees and blooms on the plants are gone—and the yard may seem vast and even a bit desolate. But that doesn’t mean you can’t craft a unique, beautiful winter landscape. Here are some ideas to get you started.

January 09, 2018

Leaves, branches, and other debris will most likely fall on your inground pool cover over the winter months. Inclement weather will also make the cover dirty. Follow these tips to keep your cover clear and clean all winter long!

January 04, 2018

Many pool owners view their luxury inground pool liners as summer works of art. Today’s liners boast elegant designs, patterns, and special effects. Ice sculptures are also works of art. These forms of sculptures use ice as the raw material, and are typically associated with special events such as weddings and parties since they have a limited lifespan. Ice sculptures that last longer can be found at ice festivals where ice sculptors compete. Did you ever wonder how these breathtaking ice sculptures are made? Read on for some interesting facts about these artistic creations. 

December 31, 2017

There’s no doubt that winter is upon us. For many pool owners, this means that swimming season is over. The pool cover is on and the inground pool liner is temporarily out of view. Why not take this time to make some improvements to the pool and the surrounding area? Here are some suggestions to get you started.

December 19, 2017

As 2017 ends and we look ahead to the New Year, there’s a good chance you have made a list of New Year’s resolutions. It’s also an opportune time to make some backyard resolutions as you look forward to the time you can remove your inground pool cover and begin to enjoy your pool again!

December 11, 2017

A snowy backyard is the perfect backdrop for two popular, easy winter activities—making snow angels and building a snowman. To make a snow angel, lie down on your back and move your arms and legs back and forth to form angel wings. To build a snowman, roll three balls of snow, then stack them on top of each other. Decorate with hats, scarves, and mittens. If you have a dog, have him or her join you. Chances are it will love the snow as much as you do!

December 05, 2017

It is the most wonderful time of the year for so many! Trimming the tree, shopping for gifts, planning the perfect holiday meal, volunteering—the list goes on. With the hustle and bustle that surrounds the holidays, shopping for that perfect gift may be challenging. While we think a new inground pool cover is an ideal gift for the entire family, here are some suggestions for others who may not be fortunate enough to own a pool.

November 27, 2017

There is no doubt that the holidays are approaching! The pool cover is on, days are getting colder and shorter, and people are hustling and bustling with their to-do lists of shopping, cooking, and cleaning. During this time, the backyard may begin to show some signs of neglect. The following tips can get you back on track to prepare your backyard for all the festivities.

November 20, 2017

It doesn’t matter if the inground pool liners are warming in the Southern sun or protected under a snow-blanketed safety cover, winter pool maintenance is a must. Taking proper care of your pool during the off-season can save you time and money once it’s time to open it come spring. Here are some steps you can take now to guarantee a stress-free spring opening!