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Learn How Much Pool Water is Needed for Testing?

Learn How Much Pool Water is Needed for Testing?

A big part of pool ownership is keeping the water chemistry balanced.  But what does that entail?  How do you take a water sample?  How much pool water is needed for testing?  Are there certain times that are better for testing your water?  To help answer these questions and more we’ve put together a quick
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How Long Does an Inground Pool Take to Install?

How Long Does an Inground Pool Take to Install?

If you’re thinking about installing an inground pool, you’ll likely want to time it so that you can take advantage of the peak swimming season.  But to be able to do that you’ll need to know the duration of the installation process.  How long does an inground pool take to install?  To answer that properly
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Do Inground Pools Need Liners?

Do Inground Pools Need Liners?

If you’re in the market for an inground pool, there are probably many questions that you need answered before you come to any sort of decision.  One of the questions that we hear quite often is, “Do inground pools need liners?”  This really comes down to the type of swimming pool you end up installing. 
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Can You Finance Inground Pools?

Can You Finance Inground Pools?

Although they offer an incredible lifestyle and the prestige that comes with it, the fact is that inground pools are expensive.  So what are your options if you don’t have the money to pay for the installation of an inground pool upfront?  Can you finance inground pools?  It’s certainly a possibility, but a possibility that
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Can my Indoor Hot Tub be Used Outside?

Can my Indoor Hot Tub be Used Outside?

Indoor hot tub versus outdoor hot tub.  Is one better than the other?  That really depends on a whole host of personal preferences and circumstances.  It can come down to your finances, your living situation, the amount of indoor and outdoor space you have available and so much more.  But if you’re deciding on purchasing
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Where Can I Get a Hot Tub for My Garden?

Where Can I Get a Hot Tub for My Garden?

Every so often you may have noticed a travelling spa expo coming through your town and advertising low prices, great selection and top brand name models.  Since hot tubs have become much more popular and reasonably priced, more and more of these pop-up retailers have appeared in grocery store parking lots, fairgrounds and shopping mall
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What’s the Best Hot Tub for the Money?

What’s the Best Hot Tub for the Money?

Because a hot tub is such a major purchase, you should be thinking through your choices carefully before spending your money.  You want something that meets your needs, lasts a long time and doesn’t completely empty your bank account.  Balancing these various needs will determine whether your hot tub becomes a welcome part of your
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Can a Hot Tub Raise Your Blood Pressure?

Can a Hot Tub Raise Your Blood Pressure?

Although many people might think of hot tubs as simply a recreational pursuit, there are several medical advantages to soaking in their warm, bubbling waters.  Those who suffer from mobility issues can find their range of motion is increased with regular hot tub use.  Athletes with sore muscles caused by overexertion often find relief by
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Is Pool Exercise Good for Arthritis?

Is Pool Exercise Good for Arthritis?

It’s estimated that one in five Canadians over the age of 15 suffer from some form of arthritis. That said, there are approximately 24,000 children who also suffer from the condition. Arthritis is characterized by the inflammation of the joints which causes pain and reduced mobility. There are many different forms of arthritis that can
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Can Hot Tub Be Used as a Pool in Summer?

Can Hot Tub Be Used as a Pool in Summer?

Hot tubs are a great comfort in the depths of a cold winter. Soaking up to your neck in warm, massaging water while the icy, cold air nips at your nose and ears is a sensation that must be felt to be understood. But what about using the hot tub during the summer when the
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