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Are Outdoor Fire Pits Safe?

Are Outdoor Fire Pits Safe?

With the proper placement, planning and safety measures, an outdoor fire pit can be an enjoyable focal point for family and friends.  When the sun goes down and the air starts getting chilly there are not too many things that can stimulate the senses like an outdoor fire.  In this article, we’ll go over various
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Where to Put an Inground Pool?

Where to Put an Inground Pool?

Once you’ve taken the plunge, so to speak, and decided to buy and install an inground swimming pool, you’ll need to consider where in your yard you want to place it.  There are many factors to keep in mind when deciding where to locate your pool.  This article will go over some of the factors
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Why Is Pool Exercise Preferred to Exercise in a Gym

Why Is Pool Exercise Preferred to Exercise in a Gym

Exercising in a swimming pool by performing water aerobics is a good way to increase your heart rate, stimulate muscles and increase flexibility and endurance without causing major stress on your joints and bones.  Water’s buoyancy will decrease the pressure on your joints meaning that exercises done in the water are especially good for people
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Why are outdoor kitchens so expensive?

Why are outdoor kitchens so expensive?

The invention of the outdoor kitchen has revolutionized the joy of entertaining guests outdoors.  No longer is cooking on the grill interrupted by repeated runs in and out of the house to get more supplies, grab things out of the fridge or wash your hands in the sink.  Outdoor kitchens bring all the necessary appliances
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Can A Hot Tub Sit On Gravel?

Can A Hot Tub Sit On Gravel?

There are a lot of decisions to make when deciding to purchase and install a hot tub.  One of the major decisions is where the hot tub will be located.  That said, the surface that the hot tub is placed upon is just as important as its location.  This article will go over various considerations
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What Chemicals Do You Need For a Hot Tub Startup?

What Chemicals Do You Need For a Hot Tub Startup?

Although you’re probably quite excited about the installation of your new hot tub, there will be some preparatory steps that need to be taken before you find yourself relaxing in its warm waters.  Starting up a new hot tub or reopening one that’s been shut down for the season requires the addition of a variety
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Indoor Hot Tub Installation Ideas

Indoor Hot Tub Installation Ideas

Choosing to install a hot tub indoors may have come about for a variety of reasons.  Whether you have more suitable space available indoors compared to outside, your climate doesn’t suit an outdoor hot tub or any other reason, you’ll need to know that there are a different set of concerns that are specific to
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Can I Turn My Hot Tub Off When Not In Use?

Can I Turn My Hot Tub Off When Not In Use?

New hot tub owners often wonder if they should be turning off their hot tub when it’s not being used.  As long as the temperature surrounding the hot tub is in no risk of dropping close to freezing, turning it off won’t cause any damage to the tub’s components.  That said, it may cause some
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When to Buy an in Ground Pool

When to Buy an in Ground Pool

So you have decided to take the plunge and purchase and in ground pool for your home. You may be dreaming of a shallow end for tanning, fluffy towels nearby, and maybe a waterfall or two. But before you get too into the details, have you thought about when is the best time to buy
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Can Outdoor Lights be Used Indoors?

Can Outdoor Lights be Used Indoors?

Sometimes you find a light that is just so pretty you need to have it. It may complement the style of your home exactly or add the perfect touch to a room that just needed a dash of lighting. You pick up the box only to find that it is an outdoor light. Are you
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