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Close Your Above-Ground Swimming Pool in 7 Simple Steps

Vacuum in pool.

Closing your pool for the winter may not be an easy job, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. With a little preparation, you can be ready to tackle this fall project. To start off right, have everything you’ll need for the task on hand once you have all the products you need, it’s time to get to work. By following our seven simple steps, your pool will be ready for winter in no time. From pool cleaners to pool maintenance and everything in between, we have you covered.

Creating the Perfect Cozy Spa Installation This Fall

Backyard Jacuzzi Hot Tub in the Fall.

A relaxing soak in the hot tub can’t be beat. But, if you want to take your hydrotherapy experience up a notch, why not add a little fall ambience? There are many ways to bring some autumn style to your backyard, no matter what your budget. Read on for some great tips on how you can decorate your outdoor spa area without breaking the bank.

How Your Swimming Pool Can Help You Lead a Healthier Lifestyle

How Your Swimming Pool Can Help You Lead a Healthier Lifestyle

There’s nothing like a relaxing dip in the pool after a long, hot day. But did you know there are multiple benefits of owning a pool beyond the recreational? Your health can receive a major boost from using your pool on a regular basis. In fact, swimmers are 50% less likely to die from illnesses like heart disease than inactive people.

Let’s take a look at the top seven health benefits regular pool use can offer.

Planning the Perfect Date Night with Your Swim Spa

Outdoor swim spa installation at dusk.

With the busy schedules that many of us manage to keep, it can sometimes be difficult to find time to be alone with that certain someone. Because it may not happen as often as we would like, having somewhere special to take them that is as close as your own backyard can be a romantic means of maintaining the sparks in a relationship that deserves your attention. An investment in a swim spa can prove to be a valuable asset to both your backyard and lifestyle. In this article, we’re going to help you plan the perfect date night to reconnect with your significant other with assistance from your swim spa.

4 Things to do in a 4-Person Hot Tub

Outdoor hot tub installed into a deck.

Between work and extracurriculars, life can quickly get hectic and stressful. After a busy day at the office or chasing the kids around the house, nothing can be quite as relaxing as enjoying a long soak in your hot tub. While hot tubs are the perfect place to close your eyes and lounge with soothing music playing in the background, there’s so much more to your hot tub than just soaking. These four things can be done in a 4-person hot tub, allowing you a chance to make the most out of your backyard retreat!

Ways to Improve Your Backyard Swimming Pool Installation

In-ground swimming pool installation.

During the hot summer months, it may seem like you live more around your swimming pool than you do inside your house. The pool becomes a place where you can cool off, where the kids can have fun, and where you can relax after a long day of work. But while the pool is great, sometimes it and the area around it could be better. If you want to improve your backyard swimming pool installation, here are a few things you could do.

Pros and Cons of Owning a Swimming Pool

Backyard in-ground pool installation.

Some words that come to mind for many when they hear the word “swimming pool” are “summer”, “relaxation”, “exercise”, and “fun”. The point, of course, is that many people associate swimming pools with positive things.

If you’re reading this, you’re probably thinking about getting a pool. Maybe you’re simply entertaining the idea and need a few answers. Well, we’ll give you the bad news first: there are both pros and cons to having a swimming pool. We wouldn’t want anyone to suffer disappointment about making such a big investment, so here are the facts.

Bringing Yoga to Your Home Sauna

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If you love hot yoga, there is no better or more relaxing way to fit in a session than in your home sauna. Saunas offer many health benefits, from detoxification of skin’s impurities and easing tension from sore muscles, to reducing stress and improving sleep patterns. Adding yoga to the mix offers the chance of improved fitness while reaping the many rewards of sauna use.

Unlocking The History of At-Home Saunas

Finnleo at-home sauna.

Saunas have become a luxurious addition to many homes, gyms and spas. This comfortable and affordable addition to your health and wellness routine can result in many wonderful health benefits, from eased aches and pains to skin beautification and detoxification, and so much more! But, when and where did the sauna originate? You have to travel far back in the mists of time and half-way around the world to find out about the history of the home sauna and the health benefits that they offer.

How to Install an In-Ground Outdoor Swim Spa

How to Install an In-Ground Outdoor Swim Spa

Installing an outdoor swim spa can completely transform your backyard. These versatile systems can be used 365 days a year, with capabilities for relaxation, recreation, fitness, and more. If you’re looking to bring your backyard to life once again, the installation of a swim spa might be right up your alley. With any installation, you must ask yourself if you’d prefer an above-ground or in-ground installation. Although an in-ground swim spa installation can prove to be a much bigger task, the benefits can truly pay off.

To learn more about how to install an in-ground outdoor swim spa, keep reading!

How to Throw the Perfect Pool Party for the Summer

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Want to beat the summer heat?

On days when it's unbearably hot and you want to cool off outside with your friends and family, there’s only one thing left to do: throw a pool party! Of course, that’s assuming you have a swimming pool. If you don’t own one, rent a pool or find someone who will lend you theirs. In either case, by the time you reach the end of this article, you’ll be a pool-party throwing pro.

Read on for more!

Everything You Need to Know About Hot Tub Filters

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Have you recently bought a hot tub, but don’t know much about how it operates? Perhaps you’re considering a hot tub installation, but curious about how to keep the water crystal clear with minimum fuss and maintenance? If you’re looking for information about the filter in your hot tub and the role it plays in water care, then keep reading!

In this article, we uncover everything you need to know about how hot tub filters work.

What You Need to Know About Chemicals for Your Hot Tub

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Do you feel like you need a chemistry degree to run your hot tub?

Are you overwhelmed by all the hot tub chemicals, test-kits, and instructions that are par the course with a new hot tub purchase? Don’t fret! In this article we simplify the science behind the chemicals, so you can maintain your hot tub with fuss-free confidence. Read on for more!

How to Prevent The Most Common Spa Problems

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Uh oh! Is your hot tub not heating?

Perhaps the jets aren’t working or there’s a leak coming from the spa pump. Maybe you have no bubbles, or you’re confused by the hot tub error codes! Before you panic about having to replace your hot tub or a costly repair, why not try a little hot tub troubleshooting first? Here are the five most common hot tub repairs you may run into, and how to fix them.

How to Create the Ultimate Hot Tub Time Machine Party

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Are you inspired by the Hot Tub Time Machine movie?

Did it make you miss the 80s? If you’re a fan of this funnier-than-average comedy about four friends who jump into a hot tub and end up in 1986, and you want to recreate the experience for your family and friends, then keep reading! In this article, we show you how to retrofit your hot tub and bring your backyard back to the 80s in five simple steps.

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