Summer is quickly approaching, so if you are a homeowner with a pool, it is time to get motivated. Ensuring your pool and surrounding area is clean and in proper working condition is not only important for your safety, but it is also necessary for preventing underlying leaks and serious damage to your home. With this guide, you will learn the simple steps to prepare your swimming pool for summer. [Read More]
How To Keep Your Swimming Pool Cover Safe From Winter Weather Hazards
If this is your first winter having a swimming pool, you need to learn how to protect your swimming pool cover from the winter weather. Here are a few winter weather situations you are likely to encounter, as well as steps you can take to protect your swimming pool cover from each type of winter weather situation. #1 Leaves & Branches One of the biggest hazards to your pool cover during the winter months are actually falling tree branches and leaves. [Read More]
Is It Safe to Have a Waterbirth in a Hot Tub?
Although waterbirthing has been around for at least two centuries, it's experienced a surge in popularity in the last couple of decades are women look for natural ways to deal with childbirth pain. Although most women use a large tub or inflatable pool, some have wondered if it would be safe to use a jet tub for a water birth. Giving birth in a hot tub is safe as long as you take the following precautions. [Read More]
Why Use A Pool Cover
Having a swimming pool in your yard is a luxury. Once it is in place you will want to do your best to maintain it so that you don't have to pay for costly repairs. One way to maintain your pool is to put a pool cover over it when it's not in use. Why use a pool cover? Retains heat By covering the pool when it is not in use it helps the water to stay warm. [Read More]