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The Perfect Staycation at Your Own Backyard Retreat

Vacations aren’t always about the most luxurious getaway or spending a few months’ salary on something that will be over in a few days. They are about making memories, doing things you don’t always get the chance to do and … Continue reading

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Keep Your Pool Water Sparkling On a Daily Basis

Pool maintenance is much like house work – not the most fun thing to do but necessary when it comes to attaining sparkling water. Crystal-clear pool water year round is perfectly attainable by following these simple steps: Make sure the … Continue reading

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Pool School 101: The 5 Keys to Basic Pool Care

There are five basic keys when understanding how your pool functions. Pool maintenance can be relatively simple once you know the basics in pool care, leaving you to enjoy a well-balanced healthy swimming pool. Circulation You must circulate your pool … Continue reading

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How Children Benefit From Swimming

The amazing thing about swimming is that children of any age, size or disability can do it. There’s nothing limiting about being in the water. The important thing is to really understand how children can benefit from swimming and then … Continue reading

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A Helpful Checklist for Opening Your Pool in the Spring

As the air outside begins to turn from cool and crisp to warm and inviting, a number of families have opening their pool for the spring on their minds. Below is a quick checklist that will help ensure that your … Continue reading

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Enjoy Spring with These Backyard Grilling Recipes

Spring is in the air and soon everyone will be heading out to their outdoor living spaces to fire up the grill.  We’ve been taste testing and we’ve found two great recipes for you to try this spring.     … Continue reading

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How to Increase the Life of Your Aboveground Liner

No homeowner loves the word “repair”, and that certainly goes for aboveground pool liner repair, as well. Pool repairs of any kind can not only be costly, but they can stand in the way of you fully enjoying your backyard … Continue reading

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Causes and Solutions of a Cloudy Pool

Knowing how to maintain a pool properly largely means knowing how to keep the pool water clear and uncloudy. At least once in every pool owners life, however, he or she will likely pull back the pool cover to discover … Continue reading

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Time for a Hot Tub?

As a growing number of American homes are being constructed on smaller lots, the hot tub is increasing in demand. So is it time to add a hot tub to your backyard? If you’ve never owned a hot tub before, … Continue reading

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Low-Maintenance Planter Ideas for Outdoor Decks and Patios

With Spring on the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about the gardening that will need to take place this year. Whether you’re looking to give your outdoor living space a complete overhaul or are trying to lighten your maintenance … Continue reading

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