Category Archives: Pool and Spa Tips

The Best Features for Your Mississippi Family Pool

The summer months on the Gulf Coast are sweltering, driving many to seek relief in the water. Though the Gulf Coast beaches are beautiful, it is not always convenient to travel to the shore. Public pools also fall short of … Continue reading

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Smart Pool Heating for a Longer Pool Season

If you are like many pool owners, you may probably dread the approach of the fall as it signifies the end of pool season. Those carefree days and fun-filled evenings in the pool don’t have to be over until next … Continue reading

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Enjoying Pool Time All By Yourself!

  Having a pool in your backyard can be a huge advantage for the whole family. While splashing around the pool with the kids is great fun, many pool owners are missing out on some of the best ways to … Continue reading

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4 DIY Towel Racks for Your Mississippi Pool

As a Mississippi pool or spa owner, you have no doubt experienced the soggy towel phenomenon. There never seems to be a good place to put swimmers’ towels and they often wind up dumped on patio furniture or littered in messy … Continue reading

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Pool Maintenance Tips for a Hot Mississippi Summer

It’s August on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. That’s all you need to know to expect long days of intense sun and scorching temperatures. These are the hottest months of the year, and chances are that you have been struggling to … Continue reading

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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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What is a Bond Beam?

The bond beam is a vital component of the pool structure, set during construction. It is a horizontal concrete element, usually reinforced with a larger diameter steel rebar, beneath the pool’s coping. Its purpose is to provide added strength to … Continue reading

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Three Reminders for the First Swim of the Season in Your Pool

The cold and dark of the winter have just fled, and you’ve pulled the cover off of your aboveground pool. You’re probably ready to pull on your suit and dive in, but before you do, make sure you take care … Continue reading

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