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Throw the perfect spa party in your outdoor hot tub

Throw the perfect spa party in your outdoor hot tub

An outdoor hot tub session offers many benefits. It is relaxing. It is good for your health. And it is just plain fun. Given all this, why would you not want to share your outdoor hot tub with your friends? An elegant and easy way to do this is to host a spa party....

The pros and cons of 5 common types of pool finishes

The pros and cons of 5 common types of pool finishes

When it comes to pool finishes, there are a variety of options. Each one brings its own set of pros and cons. In order to give you the information you need to choose the right finish for your Vancouver swimming pool, we have decided to explore the pros and cons of 5...

8 must-do fall pool maintenance tasks

8 must-do fall pool maintenance tasks

Another summer has come and gone, but that does not mean your pool time is over. You can always continue to use your pool as long as the weather holds. If you plan to do this, however, it is important to take care of these fall pool maintenance tasks… 8 must-do fall...

10 unique water features for your Vancouver home

10 unique water features for your Vancouver home

Water features are becoming increasingly desirable in the Vancouver housing market. They are the ideal way to bring a unique look to your home and pool. At the same time, with space at a premium in the city, it can be difficult for homeowners to find room for a pool....

Swimming pool safety for seniors in Vancouver

Swimming pool safety for seniors in Vancouver

While water workouts can be a perfect form of low-impact exercise for seniors, it is important to remember the additional pool safety requirements for older adults. When these safety elements are overlooked, the pool can become a dangerous place for seniors, even...

Swimming pool gate designs to keep your children safe

Swimming pool gate designs to keep your children safe

When it comes to your swimming pool, safety is key. While you want to enjoy the water, you never want to risk your loved ones getting hurt. The best way to keep everyone safe, including your children, is to have proper safety precautions in place. One of the best...

Pool Maintenance 101: How to use a pool test kit

Pool Maintenance 101: How to use a pool test kit

Recently, we discussed the importance of keeping your pool chemicals in balance. Now that you know how important pool maintenance is, we want to address how to use your pool test kit. Pool maintenance 101 - what a pool test kit is and why you need one A pool test kit...

What kind of bathing suit should you wear in your pool

What kind of bathing suit should you wear in your pool

While many pool owners enjoy being able to swim anytime they want, they may not love what the water can do to their bathing suits. You do not have to accept your bathing suit woes though. Instead, you can follow these tips and tricks to guarantee that your bathing...