Friday, 12 May 2017 09:31

Choose The Right Pool Size

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From River Pools

When it comes to sizing a swimming pool, is bigger always better?  Should I stick to a standard proportional rectangle or should I have a freeform shape?  These are incredibly important and common questions when designing a custom inground swimming pool, but often mishandled to the consumer's detriment.  Knowing the right questions to ask and getting the right answers pertaining to pool size, shape and depth is the cornerstone to having a functional, useable, and carefree pool.  This post from River Pools addresses this subject in this post with a systematic and intelligent approach.

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Thursday, 11 May 2017 12:32

Inground Pool Sizes

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Inground Pool Sizes: Three Questions to Ask Yourself

From Pool Pricer

Once one has decided to purchase an inground swimming pool, the next question is "How big of a pool should we get?".  This is a more complicated question than it seems initially, which is why this post from Pool Pricer is so helpful.  The post helps guide the consumer through the process by asking three key questions to help ascertain the proper pool size for one's family.

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Wednesday, 10 May 2017 09:01

Swimming Pool Pros and Cons

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Pros And Cons Of Having A Swimming Pool In Your Yard

From Impressive Interior Design

Any homeowner who is fortunate enough to have an inground swimming pool will tell you that it is a wonderful, memory-building experience for their family.  What most new swimming pool owners don't realize, however, is the great responsibility that comes with ownership of such a rare and unique amenity.  This post from Impressive Interior Design presents both the pros and cons of swimming pool ownership.

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Tuesday, 09 May 2017 09:00

Pool Opening Checklist

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Spring (Pool) Cleaning: Your Pool Opening Checklist


Checklists are a great way to make sure all of one's bases are covered, no matter the task.  This rule applies to the DIY'er as well as the seasoned professional. This checklist of pool cleaning tasks is no exception, and will help technicians as well as homeowners that wish to open their own pools for the Summer.  

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Monday, 08 May 2017 09:59

List of Paving Materials

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Your Guide to 10 Popular Landscape Paving Materials

From Aqua

Paving is an often-overlooked aspect of landscape design and construction from the consumer's perspective.  Typically a consumer thinks that their choices boil down to concrete, or whatever the local box store retailer has on display.  The skilled landscape designer has myriad material choices at her fingertips, and the associated knowlege of proper installation techniques to ensure longevity.  This post from Aqua presents a list of the 10 most popular paving applications, pros and cons of the different materials, and best practices to follow.

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