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What Pool Accessories Should You Have on Standby?

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Every Pool Owner Needs Certain Accessories Swimming pools are one of the best investments you can make. It has many purposes, such as giving you a chance to cool off on hot summer days and allowing you to engage in efficient low-impact exercises. However, while pools are a fun investment, they require a lot of work. You have to be consistent with your upkeep, or your pool may experience serious complications. Caring for and maintaining your pool is not hard, but it does take some …

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Soil and Pool Construction

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Certain Soil Types Can Delay Your Pool Construction Very few things are as exciting as starting construction on a brand-new pool. Not only does it transform the aesthetic of your backyard, but it also gives you a place to relax, cool off, and have fun. Swimming pools are a welcome addition to virtually all homes. However, before you can enjoy the benefits of this new amenity, you must first begin pool construction. Pool construction is a complicated process that involves many people and pieces. What …

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What Can Impact Your Pool Construction Timeline?

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Many Things Can Delay Your Pool Installation Deciding to install a swimming pool in your backyard is an exciting decision. These amenities transform your yard into your own personal oasis. You can use your pool to exercise, cool down on a hot summer day, or relax. Regardless of your intentions, a pool will drastically upgrade the aesthetic of your backyard. However, pool construction is a complicated process. People often only have the faintest of ideas about what goes into installing a pool. It requires many …

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What to Expect During Your First Meeting with Your Pool Builder

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First Meetings with Pool Builders are Important Once you have made the decision to add a custom pool to your backyard, it is time to meet with an experienced pool builder, such as the ones at Mid City Custom Pools. It’s a good thing to keep in mind that building a pool at certain points of the year may make it easier to build your pool faster and without as many delays, which might play a role in your decision to build a pool. However, …

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The Importance of Investing in a Good Pool Cover

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All Pool Owners Should Invest in a Pool Cover When you own a swimming pool, you also own an investment. You don’t buy your pool for one-time use, especially for the money you spent to build it. You should regularly take care of it, regardless of the season. Whether that means maintaining pool chemistry, skimming your pool for floating debris, scrubbing the pool wall and floor to prevent algae buildup, or shocking it, your swimming pool requires time and effort to maintain. One of the …

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How to Utilize Your Outdoor Space Over 4th of July Weekend

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The 4th of July is the Perfect Time for an Outdoor Party As we continue through 2020 and into the summer months, we inch closer and closer to the 4th of July. Independence Day is the day Americans all across the country celebrate our nation declaring independence from Great Britain. It’s the day we celebrate the birth of our nation. 4th of July weekend is often full of celebrations that include cooling off at the lake, grilling burgers and hot dogs, getting together with friends …

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Making the Most of Fire Features This Summer

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You Can Still Enjoy a Fire Feature in the Summer Summer is virtually here! It’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the warm weather with friends and family. Swimming pools are the most popular choice to have fun in summer. After all, these small bodies of water help cool you off while still giving you plenty of entertainment. While your pool may be a popular entertainment option over the summer, it is not the only backyard amenity that you can enjoy this season. …

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Summer Pool Care Tips

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Caring for Your Pool is Crucial Over the Summer With summer knocking on our doors, the time to take full advantage of your swimming pool is now! The days will be longer and hotter, so you’re going to need something to do all day that’ll keep you cool. While pools are the perfect amenity to have around the summer, they are still a lot of work. You can’t enjoy all the good things about your pool without putting in the time and effort to ensure …

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How the Summer Heat Can Affect Your Pool

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Your Pool Is Not Impervious to the Heat With each passing day, we inch closer and closer to summer. The start of summer means that the days will only get even hotter. One of the best ways to stay cool during the summer is by taking a dip into the waters of a swimming pool. Not only are pools great for escaping the summer heat, but they also provide you with a host of other benefits, such as staying active, entertainment for the family, and …

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Does Weather Cause Pool Construction Delays?

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Weather Can Wreak Havoc on Pool Construction Getting started on construction for your dream pool is an exciting process for any homeowner. At this point, you have already met with an expert pool builder, designed the pool you’ve always wanted, and solidified the start of your construction date. In just a few short weeks, you will soon be relishing the benefits of being an official pool owner. While beginning pool construction is exciting, there are a few factors that can affect how quickly your pool …