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Great 30min workout, with great results!

 This is an article outlining a quick, but very efficient work out. As you may have heard, swimming works out every muscle in you body. And relatively speaking burns a lot of calories in short time. Oh yeah and if you do not have the “equipment” for this work out, let Pools by Design, your local pool builder, help you with that. What is your health worth. haha, enjoy! The following workout is designed for a person in general good health who knows how to swim. Never undertake an exercise program without consulting a physician first, and it goes without […]

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WHAT POOL DESIGN IS BEST FOR YOUR PROPERTY?

  SIZE, SHAPE, AND STYLE ARE IMPORTANT WHEN BUILDING    A SWIMMING POOL. HERE ARE A FEW TIPS TO HELP YOU  DETERMINE WHAT DESIGN IS BEST FOR YOUR PROPERTY. While being spontaneous can be a good thing, building your long-desired  swimming pool should not be left to chance. What is best for your property  will come from a number of inspirations. But before you get to this step,  consider what material will be best to construct the pool design you have in  mind. There are three basic types of inground pools: concrete, vinyl, and f  Fiberglass. Each type of building material has […]

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POOL EQUIPMENT FOR EASY MAINTENANCE

Routine maintenance is a necessary part of pool ownership Thanks to technological advances in swimming pool equipment, pool care has become more simple, convenient, and efficient than ever. Here are some pool tools that will make taking care of your pool a quick and easy process. Automatic Pool Cleaner Automatic pool cleaners automate the otherwise manual task of removing dirt, leaves, and other debris from the pool. There are different types of automatic pool cleaners and most manufacturers offer a variety of models to fit any swimming pool, budget, or lifestyle. Automatic Pool Covers Covering your pool between swim sessions […]

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What to Do With Wrinkled Vinyl Swimming Pool Liners

There are some chemical conditions that can cause a vinyl swimming pool liners to wrinkle. Wrinkles most often occur in swimming pool liners during the winter, when the swim pool is closed and the water level is lower. How can you get the wrinkles out of vinyl swimming pool liners? During the construction of a pool, the hole that is dug is slightly larger than the pool, and the dirt that is backfilled is not as compacted as the undisturbed soil around it. This can create a “bowl” which holds water for a while before that water is absorbed into the […]

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What is a Competion Pool?

A Competion Pool is an Olympic-size swimming pool is the type of swimming pool used in the Olympic Games, where the race course is 50 meters in length. This is typically referred to as “long course”, distinguishing it from “short course” which applies to competitions in pools that are 25 meters (82.0 ft) in length. If touch panels are used in competition This means that Olympic pools are generally oversized, to accommodate touch panels used in competition. Here are some Frequent Asked Questions from People: How wide is a lane in a swimming pool? How long is an Olympic size […]

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Swimming Pools

A swimming pool, swimming bath, wading pool, or paddling pool is a container that is filled with water to enable swimming or other leisure activities. Pools can be sunk into the ground or built above ground, and are also a standard feature aboard ocean liners and cruise ships. In-ground pools are most commonly constructed from materials such as concrete, natural stone, metal, plastic or fiberglass, and can be of a custom size and shape or built to a standardized size, the largest of which is the Olympic-size swimming pool. There are different types of pool but this are the basic […]

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Why Should I Fence in My Pool?

Don’t think just because you don’t have children you can forego a safety fence. If neighborhood kids find their way into your pool area, even if you warned them to stay out, in some areas on the basis of negligence you could be held responsible for any injuries that occur.

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Swimming Lessons: Stop the Crying!

 Screaming, crying, rolling on the floor—we’ve seen it all Sometimes it takes all that you have to keep it together when your child is throwing a fit about going to swimming lessons. This behavior is normal. For some kids, the water can be a big and frightening place. It’s a completely new sensory experience. Top that off with the fact that some kids go through separation anxiety when leaving their parents, and it’s easy to see why the water can sometimes be an overwhelming and foreign world. It’s important to remember, though, that each child develops water confidence and comfort […]

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Get Rid of Mustard Algae in a Pool

 Mustard or yellow algae is a rare form of pool algae that is more common in  warmer southern areas, but that doesn’t mean your pool won’t be infected. It’s  important, that if you spot signs of mustard algae, to act quickly and get rid of it.  What is Mustard Algae? Mustard algae is rare and often mistaken for sand, dirt, or a stain in your  pool.It’s not slimy like regular green algae, but it likes to attach itself to  pool walls and other items.   It’s also chlorine-resistant and very stubborn. It can even live outside of your swimming pool. […]

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6 Smart Ways to Bring Shade to Your Outdoor Space

Outdoor areas don’t have to be all about soaking in the sun. Sometimes it’s nice to relax in a shady spot, shielded from the harsh rays. There are many ways to bring shade to an outdoor space. You can build a new freestanding structure or enhance an existing patio or pergola through the addition of a shade screen. Many such screens are made from fabric or canvas, but even materials like lattice and bamboo are popular options that cast delicately dappled light onto the outdoor living space beneath or behind. Best of all, there’s no need to call in a […]

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