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best pool toys

Best Pool Toys for Kids of All Ages {New for 2021}

The water is blue, the sun is out  — it’s the perfect day to enjoy your backyard swimming pool But what’s the secret to making sure that the pool becomes the […]

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hot tub chemicals

How To: Hot Tub Chemicals

Don’t let the sales pitch fool you. All hot tubs require chemicals to keep the water clean and clear. From a sanitizer to sequestering agent, hot tub chemicals work alongside […]

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2021 patio trends

2021 Patio Trends: Capture Sunshine Vibes

Yellow is not just the color of sunshine. This bright hue also signifies hope and happiness, and it can bring energy to your outdoor living space.  Incorporating shades of yellow […]

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christmas gifts for pool

2020 Holiday Guide: Best Gifts for the Pool Owner

Are you looking to make a splash this holiday season? The holidays are a time to delight the people in your life with a thoughtful gift (or two!). If you […]

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hot tub on deck

Can I Put a Hot Tub on My Deck?

You have an image in your head. Actually, it’s on Pinterest — and there is more than one. Hot tubs, the water warm and swirling, sitting on a deck. Some of […]

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hot tub cover lifters

Hot Tub Cover Lifters: Do You Really Need One?

“Oof!” you say aloud as you lift up one end of your hot tub cover. “This thing is heavy.” Indeed, a spa cover can be heavy, up to 70 pounds, […]

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hot tubs for vacation rentals

Hot Tub Tips for Vacation and Rental Homeowners

A vacation property, whether it’s in the mountains or at the beach, can be a place where you escape the stress of daily life. However, most families do not have […]

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first time hot tub owners

Must-Have Advice for First-Time Hot Tub Owners

When you are anticipating the delivery of your first hot tub, you want to get everything right. You want your hot tub to be in the right spot on the […]

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hot tub in snow

Hot Tub Basics: Using Your Hot Tub in Winter

Winter might be the most wonderful time of the year — at least according to the song. But the great outdoors can feel less inviting when cold air stings your cheeks […]

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hot tub gravel

Installing a Hot Tub: Can You Put a Hot Tub on Gravel?

Considering a DIY spa installation? Here’s what you need to know. There’s a lot to think about when you are planning for your hot tub’s arrival. But it’s important to […]

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