What Size Should a Backyard Pool Be?

What Size Should a Backyard Pool Be?

When it comes to installing a backyard inground pool, deciding on the proper size is a very important part of the planning process. Once the pool is installed it’s virtually impossible for you to change your mind on the size of pool you’ve ended up with. Contemplating the question of “What size should a backyard
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How to Design a Backyard Pool

How to Design a Backyard Pool

Once you decide to install a swimming pool in your backyard you’ll have to start answering some practical questions. Where will you put the pool? What kind of shape will it be? What about the surrounding structures and vegetation? All these questions and more will need to be answered while you figure out how to
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Why Are Lap Pools Cold?

Why Are Lap Pools Cold?

The temperature of a swimming pool largely depends on what it’s being used for. If you’re simply relaxing in your pool and enjoying the summer days, you’ll probably want the water to warm enough to be able to sit idly for long lengths of time without feeling uncomfortable. If you’re looking for a place for
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Are Inground Pools Cheaper in the Winter?

Are Inground Pools Cheaper in the Winter?

In a country known for its harsh winters, any thoughts of outdoor swimming pools from October through March are usually immediately whisked away from the mind. Unless you’re one of the crazy folks who jumps in a lake on New Year’s Day, there’s no way anyone is thinking of taking a dip in the backyard
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How Does an Inground Pool Work?

How Does an Inground Pool Work?

If you’re like the majority of people, when it comes to a swimming pool, all you really care about is swimming. How the pool works, what keeps the water clean and how the thing was put together doesn’t really matter to most swimmers. However, we also like to appeal to those who prefer to understand
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How Inground Pools are Made?

How Inground Pools are Made?

When it comes to swimming pools, most people prefer to be blissfully ignorant and would rather just enjoy frolicking in the water rather than getting involved in the day to day cleaning and maintenance duties. However, we also understand there’s a class of people who are a little more hands-on and like to be involved
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What Does an Inground Pool Cost in Ontario?

What Does an Inground Pool Cost in Ontario?

If you’re thinking of installing an inground swimming pool on your property, one of the first questions that usually comes to mind is, “How much will it cost?” It’s a valid question because there’s no doubt that an inground swimming pool is a large investment. But if you compare it with the forthcoming years of
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When to Winterize an Inground Pool?

When to Winterize an Inground Pool?

As summer turns into autumn and the leaves begin to fall, it’s time to start thinking about closing your swimming pool for the winter. However, the exact timing of closing your pool is important. You definitely don’t want to leave it too late, but you also don’t want to close it too early. To guide
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How are Lap Pools Measured?

How are Lap Pools Measured?

When it comes to backyard swimming pools, you’ll encounter all different sizes and shapes. But when it comes to competitive swimming, the size, and shape of the pool is strictly regulated. Backyard lap pools aren’t regulated like competitive swimming pools, but their size and shape is a little more uniform than the average full-sized backyard
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Are Lap Pools Cheaper Than Regular Pools?

Are Lap Pools Cheaper Than Regular Pools?

As property values rise and space becomes more expensive, especially in urban areas, those in the market for a swimming pool may find they don’t have enough room to install a full-sized tank. A great solution for those who want to swim on their own property but don’t have a lot of room is a
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