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What's Included in an Above Ground or Semi-Inground Pool Kit?

At Royal Swimming Pools, all of our pool kits come with everything pool related that you'll need to build your backyard retreat! Everything sold separately will be simple building supplies that can be purchased at your local hardware store. After...

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How to Put an Above Ground Pool on a Hill

Being able to enjoy your own private pool is a fantastic activity that families across the country enjoy all summer long. However, for many homeowners that have backyards on a sloping, hillside property, that dream may be a distant reality. We have...

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How Much does it Cost to Install an Inground Vinyl Liner Pool

There are three different routes you can take when it comes to how to install a vinyl lined swimming pool. We'll go over some of the costs associated with each . But here's a brief video that touches on what those routes may look for someone just...

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Saltwater Above Ground Pools: A Buyer’s Guide

In recent years, above ground pool owners have been looking for alternatives to traditional chlorine pools. Some are motivated by health concerns since traditional chlorine can cause eye and skin irritation for sensitive folks. Others seek a more...

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Pool Safety Covers vs. Winter Pool Covers: Which Cover Should I Get?

Through the winter months, you want to make sure that your swimming pool is properly secured, covered, and protected so when summer comes around again, it's ready for you to clean up, dive in, and enjoy. Many people, however, find themselves...

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Mesh vs. Solid Safety Covers: Which Type Is Right for My Pool?

Choosing the inground swimming pool safety cover that's best for your pool doesn't have to be a complicated process. The safety cover you choose will greatly depend on when you want to do the maintenance work. Would you prefer to do a little...

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Installing an Above Ground Pool with a Sand Base and Foam Cove

Above ground swimming pools require a cove.

"Great," you say—but what's a cove?

Once your pool walls are up and assembled, a cove is material placed against the inside walls of your pool's perimeter that allows your liner to gently cascade down the...

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Complete Inground Pool Build: Part 1 - Design and Purchase Decisions

By Bill

When I joined the team at Royal Swimming Pools in October of 2018 I didn't know all that much about swimming pools. I was brought in to help with our marketing, and other than having an above ground swimming pool when I was growing up, I hadn't had...

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What Size Pool Heater Do I Need?

For many, a natural gas or propane-fueled pool heater is an absolute necessity. Not only does adding a heater to your pool ensure you'll have a warm, comfortable pool to hop in every time you're ready to take a swim, but a heater can also...

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How to Add an Automatic Cover to a Pool

Oftentimes, when people think of automatic pool covers, they think of the type built-in to the swimming pool and assume that since they didn't add an automatic cover when first installing their pool, they can't add one later. The good news is that ...

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