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Is a Swimming Pool a Good Investment?

By Bill
It's a question anyone who has ever considered building a pool in their backyard has had: Is a swimming pool a good investment? After all, building a pool isn't cheap (though we try to make it as cost-effective as possible). So when it comes time to determine if you should take the plunge and add a private oasis you want to know... will a pool affect the resale value of your home? If so, how so? Let's dive in!
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6 Tips to Transform your backyard into an Oasis

An oasis is defined as that gloriously lush waterhole found in a dry hot desert. But you don't have to be in the desert to experience an oasis. After all, an oasis is to a desert like Central Park is to New York. It's a lushly green, vibrant area to disappear into. Have you adopted the idea of having your own oasis to escape to (even if you’re just escaping the less-than-great-indoors or the doldrums of the daily commute)? Good news! Your outdoor area can be ornately opulent without very much effort at all! See our tips to beautifying your backyard!
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Top 10 tips for the ultimate pool party

There are so many great reasons to have a pool party! New Pool Party, Beginning of Summer Soiree, End Of Summer Send-Off, 4th of July, Nautical Movie Release, even getting extra excited about Shark Week! The point is that if you have a pool, you have an easy party! Easy as it may be, here are my time-honored tips for ensuring that your event will be the social happening of the neighborhood!
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What if an 18-wheeler can't deliver to my address?

By Zach
    Congratulations! You've found your next favorite place to relax at home! You have a new pool, spa, or sauna heading your way! Just one minor detail stands in between you, and your backyard oasis: how is it going to be delivered?
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What Size Pump Should I Get for My Pool?

If you're looking to build a new pool or simply looking to replace a pool pump you may find yourself asking, "Is a larger horsepower (HP) pool pump always better". However, it's important to know that pool pumps should really be rated by the gallons per minute of water flow instead of the motor's HP.
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Financing Options for your New Pool!

Quick and Easy ways to enjoy your dream pool sooner! There has never been an easier time to finance your dream backyard! You can now have the luxury of making easy and low monthly payments, or even choose to just pay for your pool a couple months after ordering it! We've partnered with two of the most trusted names in the industry in order to offer you financing options that are best for you and your family!
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Automatic Pool Cleaners: What's the Difference?

Manually taking out and using a pool vacuum head to clean your pool at least once a week (if not more, depending on the size of your pool) can take several hours to complete. With everyone being busy and wanting to spend the extra they do have relaxing, we are seeing more and more of our customers turning to automatic pool cleaners to help give them some more time back!
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What are the Different Types of Pool Filters?

Your pool’s water will be pumped to your filter where undissolved debris will be removed by one of three primary ways; based on the different materials that are used to filter your water:
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Pool Safety for your Pets

By Josh
Water Safety Tips for Pets When it comes to your furry family members, nothing is more important than keeping them safe. And if you have a pool, then safety is on your mind—no matter the season, rhyme or reason. Although winter is in full swing, your beloved pet—whether that may be a dog cat or hopping bunny rabbit—your main concern is keeping them safe from your backyard pool. Here are some great ways to shield them, protect them and guard them from potential harm.
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How do YOU enjoy your pool?

By Josh
Except for those of you who are located in the Tropical climates, most of us are able to enjoy our pools 3-4 months out of the year. While those few months of relief and relaxation do ease the burden of the year-round maintenance & expense, nothing justifies it all quite as much as being able to walk into your own backyard and dunk yourself in cool water on a sweltering Summer day.
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