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A Buyer’s Guide to Fibreglass Swimming Pools

17 May
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Going for a dip in the pool is a leisure activity that almost anyone can enjoy. What’s even more satisfying is if you can do so in the comfort of your own home. Whether it’s in the dog days of summer or during colder nights in the fall, swimming in the pool is a fun […]

Practise Your Front Crawl in a Backyard Lap Pool

15 May
Girl on a swimming practice

For many swimmers, freestyle is the fastest way of swimming. It is a straightforward speed-based technique that requires minimal movement from your body when compared to other strokes like the butterfly. When done right, this signature Olympian stroke allows you to cover a large distance efficiently. Practice is key to perfecting freestyle. When you have […]

Six Ways to Keep Your Pool Clean during Winter

04 April
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During the winter, many families prefer to stay indoors and spend the cold months by the fire. As such, the outdoor pool won’t see much use, if at all. As a responsible homeowner, however, you should not just throw a cover over it and call it a day. If the harsh winter elements can damage […]

Floating in Your Pool to Relax Leads to a Healthier Mind

02 April
Swimming Pools for Spring

Having a pool at home offers a range of benefits. From working out in the comfort of your home to having a nice outdoor sanctuary, there are many reasons to own a pool. According to studies, you can add mental health wellness to the list. Researchers have found that floating in the pool to relax […]

Plunge Pools Make Excellent Therapy Pools

28 March
Backyard Pools

Plunge pools make for excellent therapy pools — small, compact and easy to heat, they have a variety of uses in physiotherapy. Plunge pools are also quick and easy to install and popular among homeowners who want a small-sized pool that encourages healing and relaxation. Due to its minimal space requirements, plunge pools are also […]

7 Different Aquatic Exercises for Lap Pools

20 March
Pool Exercise

Swimming is a low impact sport enjoyed by people of all ages. Pool exercise burns calories, boosts metabolism and firms up every muscle of your body without putting stress on your joints. With a simple, regular workout in the pool, you can improve your health and strengthen your body. If you have a lap pool, […]

Finding the Perfect Spot for Your Pool

09 February
a backyard pool

Installing a pool at home takes a lot of planning and preparation, and the first thing to think about is where to install the pool. To narrow down your options and eliminate your worries, here are some considerations in finding the perfect spot for your pool. Think About the Pool’s Use Knowing what your pool […]

How Swimming Keeps You Young

01 February
Pool Exercise

You know that swimming is a good way to exercise – now scientists are claiming it’s also a good way to stay young. Recent research found that swimming could slow down the ageing process. An American study conducted at the Indiana University Centre showed that for people aged over 35, swimming up to four kilometres […]

Pool Maintenance When You Have a Dog that Loves to Swim

13 September
Dog Swimming

Dog lovers who are also pool owners have two major concerns about letting their dogs swim: cleaning the pool and the dog’s safety. This comes with the questions of how to keep their fur from clogging the filters and which cleaning products are safe for dogs. If you really want your four-legged friend to enjoy […]

5 Reasons Why You’ll Love Being a Pool Owner

28 August
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Big or small, a swimming pool is a wonderful addition to your home. Whether you are planning to get a sizeable lap pool or a modest, space-saving plunge pool, here are five reasons why you will love being a pool owner: It’s the best form of exercise There is no doubt that swimming is one […]