Author Archives: Stephanie

  • Essential tools for your hot tub!

    It is the perfect weather to soak in your hot tub to relieve the stress and tensions of the day.  Making sure you have the essential tools on hand can make this evening even more enjoyable. Spa Complete SpaGuard’s Spa Complete is the ultimate essential for any hot tub.  With its lavender and eucalyptus scent […]

  • When to replace your pool liner?

    Inground pool liners have a typical life expectancy of 15 years, although circumstances can reduce or increase the life span of the liner.  We recommend starting to think about the replacement around the 12 year mark.  A liner replacement can be an expensive renovation, especially if you decide to bundle the reno with a few […]

  • Getting Smart with Hot Tub Chemistry

    Are you thinking about getting a hot tub, or are you a new hot tub owner and the chemistry just seems to be overwhelming for you?  A hot tub is meant to be a way of relaxing and helps to reduce stress and tension.  Don’t allow it to worry you! We are going to dig […]

  • The secret to closing pools

    After a glorious summer, closing your pool is not an easy task to think about.   When is the best time to close? Do we need to put in chemicals before closing the pool?  How can you open cleaner in the spring?  What about covering the pool – Do I really need to?  Here we […]

  • 5 tips for busy pool owners

    We all end up busy during the summer, between vacations, weddings, working longer hours, it seems summer passes us by with the blink of an eye.  How can you ensure your pool is always ready when you are? 1.  Sanitize / Shock / Test On a weekly basis, spend just a few moments testing your […]

  • From Backyard Mistakes to a Backyard Escape

    When designing your dream backyard, it is easy to fall into the design “mistake” category.  We have compiled a list of some of common mistakes people make when creating their backyard paradise that will hopefully help you on your own journey. 1.  Ensure you contact a pool installer with knowledge and experience.  A pool installation […]

  • How water testing can be your secret weapon!

    Testing of your pool water is vital to ensure your pool is always at its best to keep your loved ones safe while swimming.  Many times, a pool can look crystal clear to your eyes, but does require some attention.  By taking an accurate reading of the water conditions, you can save time and money […]

  • How water testing can be your secret weapon!

    Testing your pool water is vital to ensure your pool is always at its best! You want to keep your loved ones safe while swimming.  Many times a pool can look crystal clear to your eyes but does require some attention.  By taking an accurate reading of the water conditions you can save time and […]

  • Entertaining Poolside during Covid-19

    It’s the season to add fun to the sun and liven up a dull weekend.  Throwing a pool party doesn’t have to be stressful, even during Covid-19.  Here’s a few tips on entertaining poolside! 1.  Make sure your water has been tested at least one week prior to your party.  There’s nothing worse than waking […]

  • Pool safety ideas to inspire you

    Taking care of your pool is more than just testing the chemicals and brushing the walls.  You also need to ensure your safety measures are holding up and keeping your friends and family safe. Establish rules for the pool, and around the pool is an important for safety.  Post your rules in an area where […]