Cool Pool Cabanas

With pool season ending, now is the perfect time to think of having your pool area remodeled so it will be ready for pool use in spring! Pool cabanas not only provide shade and comfort, but are used to break up a boring fence line, or hide pool equipment or a less...

Pool Maintenance Myths

When it comes to pool maintenance, it seems like all pool owners have opinions of how they should be taken care of. The reason for that is that pools can be as unique as their owners – each requiring different techniques to keep them clean according to their...

Treating Leaf Stains

Fall is here and the leaves are…well…falling. If you live in an area where you close your pool for the winter, leaves and other debris falling into your pool is not an issue. But if you keep your pool open year-round as most do in Texas, these leaves can wreak havoc...

Summer Isn’t Done Just Yet

Kids are heading back to school and stores are already stocking fall clothing. You may be thinking we’re nearing the end of summer and pool season–but it’s not over yet! As we head into August, there is still a solid month or more. Before you begin lamenting over the...

Pool Chores for Kids

Today I will share some advice on age appropriate pool care tasks for children.These don’t involve electricity or equipment adjustments, and also remember to keep pool chemicals out of reach of children. With those caveats in mind, here are some pool chores for...

4th of July Party Ideas

July 4th is a great holiday when most of our neighbors get together and enjoy a backyard BBQ and some good old-fashioned fun in the pool. Throwing an Independence Day party can be easy if you follow some of my simple tips. We live in Texas, so summertime is hot. For...