- A How-To Guide: 7 Tips to Lower Chlorine Levels in Your Pool
- Outdoor Heating: A Complete Safety Guide to Using Your Patio Heater
- Winterize Your Backyard: 6 Reasons You Need a Fire Pit This Winter
- Your Winter Checklist: Protect Your Outdoor Furniture with Patio Covers
- 7 Common Pool Problems and How to Fix Them
- Storm Preparation: 8 Steps to Prepare Your Pool
- Prepare for Fall with Pool Heaters and Pumps
- A Complete Guide: How to Make the Most of Your Pool Skimmer
- 6 Questions to Ask Before Building a Swimming Pool
- Pool Chemistry: Maintaining a Hotel Pool
- 8 Ways to Protect Yourself from the Sun
- 8 Ways to Keep Your Backyard Pool Cool During the Heat of Summer
- What Your Pool Floats Say About You
- How Pools Are Changing the Way We Do Rehabilitation
- Polish Your Summer Workout Routine with a Backyard Pool
Joint-Friendly Exercises for Seniors
Posted by on 9/27/2018
Pool Chemical Safety 101: Are Your Pets Safe?
Posted by on 9/19/2018 to How To Articles
Cost Benefits of Above Ground Pools
Posted by on 9/12/2018 to How To Articles
Celebrities Boasting the Grandest Backyards
Posted by on 8/20/2018 to Top Products
Life is a little bit sweeter when you’re a celebrity. These famous individuals have spent their hard-earned money creating some truly astonishing pieces of real estate. But as elegant as these mansions and tropical hideaways can be, the most notable feature tends to be the backyard. Spending time outside is one of the best reasons to buy a home in sunny California or Southern Florida and these celebrities are doing everything they can to make the most of their outdoor space. From lavish kitchens to hidden trails and over-the-top backyard swimming pools, these homes can only be described as gluttonous. Take a behind-the-scenes peek at how some of your favorite celebrities live and discover the most extravagant backyards in the country.
Pool Pump Motor Replacement: A How-To Guide
Posted by on 8/11/2018 to How To Articles
Like many mechanical pieces of equipment, your pool pump motor isn’t meant to last forever. If you keep having problems with your pump, such as it slows and stops without warning or it’s making a strange sound, it might be time to replace it. This can be a challenging task for some pool owners, so you might want to hire a professional to help you get the job done. Typically, you can replace your motor for just $25 to $200 or more if you hire a professional. If you feel confident that you know your way around your pool pump, learn how to properly replace the motor with just eight steps.
How to Tell It's Time for a Pool Pump Motor Replacement
Posted by on 8/7/2018 to How To Articles
Your pool pump is essential when it comes to keeping your swimming pool clean and functional. But the pool pump and the motor inside can break down from time to time. Since most of the mechanical equipment behind the pool is kept hidden, you might not be sure what to do if you hear a strange sound or your motor stops working altogether. But it’s important to recognize the difference between a broken pool pump and a broken motor. Replacing the entire pump can cost twice or even four times as much as replacing the motor. Some pool repairmen might try to talk you into replacing the entire pump, but you’ll actually be better off with a simple pool pump motor replacement. Learn how to recognize the difference between the two, so you can make the right decision for your pool.
Necessary Backyard Add-Ons for the Outdoor Event Enthusiast
Posted by on 7/30/2018 to How To Articles
Do you consider yourself the emcee of outdoor events in your social circle? Maybe you love inviting your friends and family members over for a romantic evening under the stars, a formal dinner party or just a lazy summer afternoon. Or maybe you’d love to pack guests into your backyard for an extraordinarily ritzy affair like the Great Gatsby.
4 Popular Robotic Pool Cleaners to Keep Your Pool Pristine
Posted by on 7/20/2018 to How To Articles
Keeping your pool clean takes a lot of work if you’re manually fishing for leaves and twigs. Collecting all this debris can feel like a losing battle unless you bring in some reinforcements. An automatic pool cleaner takes the stress out of keeping your pool clean, allowing you to spend more time in the water and less time fishing for leaves. You can sit back and relax while the robot does the dirty work for you.
Every Day’s a Spa Day with These Backyard Spa Essentials
Posted by on 7/16/2018 to How To Articles
Every day is a vacation when you have a private spa area in your backyard. Whether you own a hot tub or a pool, you can transform your backyard into a soothing retreat. But you can’t reap the full potential of your hot tub or pool unless you have the right equipment.
Fun in the Sun: 15 Summer Safety Tips for Kids
Posted by on 6/27/2018 to How To Articles
No matter how young or old you are, you need to be careful when you go out in the sun for an extended period of time. Since children tend to love the outdoors, it’s extra important that they protect themselves from ultraviolet rays. As a parent, it’s your job to remind your children to take the right steps to keep themselves safe during the summer.