How to have an In Ground Pool Without a Vinyl liner that doesn’t cost you an Arm and Leg

There are really three main types of in ground swimming pools.  Vinyl liner, Fiberglass and Gunite/Concrete.  There are also some major differences between the three which have been discussed in a past post. Now there is a 4th type of in ground swimming pool that is rapidly growing in popularity.  The Alpha Evolution line of Read more about How to have an In Ground Pool Without a Vinyl liner that doesn’t cost you an Arm and Leg[…]

Is it a Leak or just Evaporation?

This is something that almost every pool owner will ask themselves at some point.  Does the pool have a leak or is the water just evaporating? Just like every body of water, over time the water will begin to evaporate.  Typically you can expect about a quarter inch of water or less to evaporate each Read more about Is it a Leak or just Evaporation?[…]

The Amount of Activity in your Pool – How It Affects The Ph of the Water

Properly maintaining water chemistry is a very important aspect of owning a swimming pool.  The water quality in your pool can not only affect your health but it can also affect the swimming pool itself and the equipment which circulates the water.  That being said you can begin to understand the importance of properly maintaining Read more about The Amount of Activity in your Pool – How It Affects The Ph of the Water[…]

Why does my Vinyl Liner In Ground Swimming Pool Need a Sump Pit

There are many ways to build a vinyl liner in ground swimming pool.  There are many things that go into building a vinyl liner in ground swimming pool.  One thing that many builders do is install a sump pit just outside of the sidewalk that goes around the pool.  Why do they do this? It Read more about Why does my Vinyl Liner In Ground Swimming Pool Need a Sump Pit[…]

Automatic Pool Covers – Things to Know

When someone gets a vinyl liner in ground pool installed with an Automatic Pool Cover, there will usually be some questions that arise regarding that cover.  Should I close my pool every night? Should I open it during the day while I am at work? These are good questions and the answer to both of Read more about Automatic Pool Covers – Things to Know[…]

Staying Safe in the Sun: Sun Safety Tips

As the summer approaches, so do the hot and humid days.  With the days being longer, we tend to make the most out of them by staying outside longer.  I am a strong advocate for outdoor activity, but with these extremely hot days it is important to take precautions to protect yourself and loved ones Read more about Staying Safe in the Sun: Sun Safety Tips[…]

Benefits of Owning a Pool- Swimming Grows Minds

In a couple of my other posts, I have stressed the importance of teaching your children how to swim, mainly because I feel that the ability to swim is an important skill to have for safety reasons.  I also feel that for many the process of teaching your child how to swim will help to Read more about Benefits of Owning a Pool- Swimming Grows Minds[…]

Superior Vinyl Liner Pool Building Material

As you may or may not know there are a few different types of in ground pools.  In a couple past posts I went into detail about what the differences are between them and what the pros and cons are of each of them.  In one post I pointed out that a vinyl liner in Read more about Superior Vinyl Liner Pool Building Material[…]