Must-Have Summer Accessory: The Pool Canopy

A swimming pool canopy is a great accessory to own that helps shade swimmer's from the heat while in the water.

A pool canopy is a great accessory to own that helps shade swimmer’s from the heat while in the water.

For those hot, almost unbearable sunny days, a pool canopy is a great accessory to have. A canopy doesn’t have to be just for cabanas or lounge areas, you can install them so they shade part or all of your swimming pool water. They can make swimming much more enjoyable with cooler water, and they create a haven from the blistering sun. Continue reading

Swimming Pool Safety Practices

Swimming pools safety practices are important to use, even during the off-season.

Swimming pools safety practices are important to use, even during the off-season.

With the holidays in full force, you’re most likely going to attend a holiday party or have one of your own. If you live in a warmer area (or have a fire pit) you may want to have a holiday party in your backyard. And of course the swimming pool is a nice added touch to any backyard celebration. It’s easy to get distracted during a backyard party, so make sure the proper swimming pool safety practices are used, especially if you have young children or small pets.

These swimming pool safety tips are good to enforce even if your pool is closed for winter, since swimming pool covers are not always foolproof against accidents. Continue reading

Which Type of Pool Cover is Best for Your Pool?

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A swimming pool cover with an ultraviolet disinfection system protects your pool from pathogens.

A swimming pool cover is a great piece of equipment to have when you’re ready to close your pool for winter, or if the pool will be left unattended for several days. Covers protect your pool from outside debris, like leaves and dirt, and they act as a layer of protection if you have young children or pets. Continue reading