Pool Equipment and Plumbing: an often-overlooked part of the remodel process
Most swimming pools are often designed to be a prominent feature in a home; the plumbing, however, is almost always tucked away and out of sight. Realistically, plumbing and equipment are the less glamourous part of a swimming pool so for the majority of homeowners, not only is it out-of-sight, out-of-mind, but pool plumbing and
Turning up the Heat—what pool heater is best for my pool?
Are you ready to swim in the cooler months but not quite ready for a cold plunge? This blog provides an overview of the three main options for heating your pool so that you can decide what is best to fit your needs. There are essentially three different options currently on the market to heat
What is scale and how does it affect my pool?
Have you ever noticed a white-yellow, chalky, and gritty substance at your waterline? If not, maybe you’ve noticed it in your bathroom—especially if you have glass shower doors? In Florida, scale is very prevalent in swimming pools, bathrooms, and other features where water is present: especially if the water is well water or the homeowner
Chlorine vs. Salt System: what’s better for your pool?
There are two main methods of caring for and maintaining your pool: the traditional chlorine pool and a salt water pool (however, salt water pools still involve chlorine to keep it sanitized). So, which is better for maintaining your pool: a traditional chlorine system or a salt system? This question can be a point of
Pool Repairs—what can be done and when?
So, you’ve got a rust spot in your pool finish…or an area of the pool finish that is lifting up and delaminating…or you have glass block at your spa that is cracked: maybe your pool isn’t quite ready for a total remodel or you aren’t quite ready to undertake a major renovation project…. Instead of
Is a Dark Finish right for my pool? Things to consider (that others might not tell you)
Exotic, dramatic, deep-colored lagoon-esque pools are extremely popular right now—but there are some things to consider before opting for a custom colored, dyed pool finish. Pool renovation shows and magazine feature trendy (and beautiful) dark finish pools. These pools can create intrigue and set the tone for your outdoor area. Most often, these shows and
What Kind of Deck is Right for my Remodel?
There are several different decking options available when remodeling your existing pool deck and surrounding area, but how do you know what the best choice is for your pool? There are many different factors that play into the best type of decking for your remodel but here are a couple different things to keep in
Top Five Things to Consider when Selecting New Pool Tile
When remodeling your swimming pool one of the big impact changes you can make is changing your tile. With so many different beautiful tiles available on the market, many pool owners spend a lot of time selecting their tile and often come to us seeking guidance to help narrow down their decision. In this blog,