• The Importance of Properly Winterizing Your Pool

    by Aqua Pools | Oct 08, 2017
    When it comes to the time you invest in your beautiful backyard swimming pool, the hours spent playing, exercising, and relaxing in it are certainly more fun than those spent maintaining it. However, while swimming pool winterization involves some time and effort, both are well worth it when you consider the consequences of not properly performing the pool winterization process. Failing to prepare your pool for cold temperatures and a long period of inactivity can cause a variety of repair expenses and hassles.
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  • Tips for Managing Your Pool Before and After Parties

    by Aqua Pools | Sep 11, 2017
    Parties are great, but hosting them can be a lot of work for you. It’s also a lot of work for your swimming pool. Depending on how many people attend your event, the amount of dirt, debris, and chemicals that your pool filter must contend with will be many times that of a normal day.
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  • 5 Reasons Regular Maintenance Pays You Back in the Long Run

    by Aqua Pools | Aug 28, 2017
    Performing the appropriate maintenance on a regular basis helps keep your swimming pool looking great and operating properly. But the time, effort, and money you put into regular maintenance does more than that. It works as an investment that delivers dividends (i.e. saves you money) in the long run. How? There are several ways, including:
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  • 7 Ways to Make Your Pool the Center of Your 4th of July Party

    by Aqua Pools | Jul 04, 2017
    What better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than to spend it playing, lounging, and having a barbeque around your beautiful backyard pool. And it doesn’t require much to take a wonderful day by the pool to a whole new level.
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  • Top 5 Pool Care Tips

    by Aqua Pools | Jun 22, 2017
    For family fun, exercise, and relaxation, a backyard swimming pool is one of the best investments you can make. But like any investment, if you want it to hold its value, you have to put some time and effort into maintaining it. Thankfully, swimming pool maintenance is simple once you get the hang of it.
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  • Best Practices for Making Your Pool Swim-ready

    by Aqua Pools | Jun 04, 2017
    You took all the necessary precautions to prepare your pool for the winter, and now it’s finally time to get your pool swim-ready for the warmer weather. If you haven’t attempted to prep your pool for opening season on your own before, these simple-to-follow steps will guide you through the process. And if you’ve tackled this task before, consider this a refresher.
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  • Advantages of Hiring Professionals for Your Pool Maintenance Services

    by Aqua Pools | May 10, 2017
    Owning a pool comes with its perks, and at the top of the list for most homeowners is spending time with family. Parents can enjoy unwinding in the cool water after a long day while the kids play a game of Marco Polo or Sharks and Minnows. A swimming pool also provides a great place to host summer get-togethers and barbeques with extended family and friends. Not to mention the health benefits ... a swimming pool is one of the few places where you can engage in low-impact exercise while burning fat and building muscle.
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  • 10 Common Mistakes When Opening a Pool (and How to Avoid Them)

    by Aqua Pools | Apr 30, 2017
    It’s a scene that gets repeated all over the country every spring: the warm weather has arrived, owners are eager to get their backyard swimming pools open and ready for action, and in their haste they make one or more of some very common mistakes. In the best case scenario, these mistakes can keep you out of the pool longer than you had planned while you correct them; worst case scenario, they can result in expensive damage to your pool and mechanical systems.
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  • 2017 Annual Customer Appreciation Sale

    by Aqua Pools | Apr 17, 2017
    It’s that time of year again! Aqua Pools’ annual Customer Appreciation Sale is fast approaching. Beginning Friday, April 28 and lasting the entire weekend, everything in Aqua Pools will be on sale. Are you ready? We suggest you take a quick inventory of what you might need for your pool and then come and browse the sale for big savings.
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  • Why Purchasing an Automatic Safety Cover Should Be a Priority

    by Aqua Pools | Mar 30, 2017
    Homeowners have pools installed for a variety of reasons. A pool provides entertainment for the kids. It can add value to your home. It offers a form of low-impact exercise right in your own backyard. And the list goes on. But the number one priority for all homeowners is the same: safety.
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  • Benefits of a Fiberglass Pool

    by Aqua Pools | Mar 03, 2017
    In the past, fiberglass pools had somewhat of a bad rap, but today’s savvy homeowners know that the advantages of owning a fiberglass swimming pool are many. From maintenance to cost to durability, you can’t go wrong with a fiberglass pool. They are easy to maintain, offer greater cost savings and are built to last … not to mention the beauty this pool will bring to your backyard. Let’s take a look at just why you should consider a fiberglass pool.
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  • Best Time to Schedule Your Pool Installation

    by Aqua Pools | Feb 15, 2017
    Whether you’ve longed for a pool and have finally decided to pull the trigger or you’re just considering the idea, you likely have many questions. How does the process of installing a pool work? How long does it take? And, most importantly, when should you schedule your pool installation? Once you’re familiar with the process and timeline, you’ll be better equipped to determine the right time for you. So, let’s learn a little about the pool installation process…
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  • How to Choose the Right Safety Cover for Your Pool

    by Aqua Pools | Jan 31, 2017
    Pool covers provide safety, convenience and energy efficiency. Covering your pool prevents anyone from falling in and accidentally drowning. It also keeps debris out of the pool, which significantly cuts down on maintenance. Safety being a top priority of all pool owners, pool covers are a necessary accessory worth investing in.
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  • Importance of Keeping Water Off Your Swimming Pool Cover

    by Aqua Pools | Jan 17, 2017
    Many homeowners opt to cover their pool with a pool cover, especially during the winter months. Simply put, a pool cover protects your pool when it’s not in use. It prevents debris from entering the pool, which cuts down on maintenance.
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  • Is Your Pool Ready for Winter?

    by Aqua Pools | Jan 02, 2017
    You’ve made the most of the sunshine and warmer months, swimming and relaxing in your pool while the weather allows. But the warm weather has faded and winter is here. If you haven't already, it’s time to start preparing your pool for cold weather. Shutting down your pool will help to protect it from colder temperatures so you can continue to enjoy the water when spring comes around.
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  • Pets and Pools: Creating a Pet-Friendly Swimming Environment

    by Aqua Pools | Dec 19, 2016
    Does your pet enjoy the water just as much as you do? If you’re one of the many pet owners out there who like to include their pets in their backyard activities -- including swimming -- making sure your swimming pool environment is pet-friendly is essential to the safety of all swimmers, and to the upkeep of your pool.
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  • Choose the Best Hot Tub for You

    by Aqua Pools | Dec 01, 2016
    You’ve dreamed of relaxing in the luxury of your own hot tub, and now you’re ready to make the investment. But where do you start? Knowing the features and benefits of the many different hot tubs available to choose from will make your decision easier. Here’s what to look for when selecting your new spa.
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