The Best Pool-Based Ideas for Spring

With winter behind us in our rear-view mirror and the warm weather making its return, that can only mean one thing…spring is here! Just because travel limitations have been lifted and life is returning to the state of normalcy that’s been compromised for the past few years, doesn’t mean you need to rush out and get plane tickets to Acapulco or Cancun. After all, who wants to spend an entire week with a bunch of obnoxious teens at a resort when you can get the same experience in your own backyard? If you have a pool, then you can turn your own home turf into the ideal spring break blowout. 

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What to Consider Before Pool Renovation

As we make our way through the latter half of winter and crawl towards spring, the warm weather conjures up images of fun in the sun and the always enjoyable pool party. Then reality hits you—your pool is a bit outdated and could use a makeover. But before you go draining water and putting an order in for that Spanish tile, there are a few things you should know before undergoing such an endeavor. People don’t plan to fail, they fail to plan, and Stand Out Pools believe in the three P’s of proper pool planning. We’ve composed a guide that will save you from some potential headaches.

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Salt Water Pool Maintenance

Few outdoor amenities compare with having a beautiful, relaxing saltwater pool. We’re truly blessed to enjoy swimming weather all year round in beautiful Sarasota, FL. However, saltwater pool owners must know a few things about basic upkeep so that you can protect such a luxurious investment.

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Ignoring It Won’t Make It Go Away: 3 Necessary Pool Repairs

Summertime and swimming pools go alongside one another like baseball and cracker jacks. While you’re thinking more about fun under the summer sun than pool repair and maintenance, you should always be mindful of the periodic upkeep needed to maintain your pool’s longevity. Now that autumn is here and winter is right around the corner, taking care of these all to important issues should be taken off the back burner and given top priority. Here are a few items that shouldn’t be ignored.

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Storing Your Pool Chemicals Properly

Pool chemicals play an integral role in maintaining the cleanliness of your swimming pool. What you do when they are not is use matters too. You don’t want to leave them lying around any old place. Watch Out For Little Swimmers For obvious reasons, you don’t want to let children (or pets) anywhere pool-cleaning agents. … Read more

Tips for the Perfect 4th of July Pool Party

It’s officially summertime, which means the 4th of July is right around the corner. If you’re planning a pool party for Independence Day, here are some tips for the perfect celebration: First things first, make sure you have all the essentials. It’s important that your pool party is safe, so be sure to have sunscreen, … Read more