3 Ways to Keep Your Pool in Great Shape This Year »

If you’re determined to keep your pool dive-in-ready all season long, be sure to adhere to the following best practices.  

The Definitive Steps to Closing Your Pool for Winter »

Close your pool for winter properly to save yourself from expensive, time-consuming headaches come spring.  

What Happens When You Don’t Close Your Pool for Winter? »

Think you might skip pool closing this year? We’ve compiled a list of nightmare scenarios that will make you think twice.  

4 Exercises to Kick Off Your Pool Exercise Regimen »

Your pool is a great place to exercise virtually every muscle in your body. Here are four exercises designed to get you started on a new pool fitness routine.  

How to Get Started Building Your Ideal Pool Patio »

Are you a new pool owner or someone looking to redo your pool and patio? If you’re not already working with a pool company specializing in renovations or a landscaping artist, knowing what to do and where to begin can be very difficult. We'll show you the way.  

Go Big or Close to Home? Choosing Between National and Local Pool Services »

Choosing a service provider starts with size: do you want to work with a national chain, or a local provider?  

4 Apps for Keeping Your Pool Clean and Safe »

Owning a pool brings with it a certain set of responsibilities. Here are 4 apps for your smartphone to make your pool ownership a little easier.   

When Should I Close My Pool For Winter? »

We’ve discussed in detail the “why” of pool closing in the past, but figuring out the “when” can be a bit trickier.  

Season-by-Season Pool Maintenance Tips »

If you want to ensure that your pool is always ready to enjoy, you’ll want to keep up with seasonal maintenance throughout the year. Don’t be intimidated by the prospect of maintaining your pool year-around: just remember the following seasonal tips and you’ll be in great shape.  

Are Winter Pool Closings Really Necessary? »

We’re often asked if it’s necessary to winterize – also known as closing – a pool for winter. While many hope to skip the time, effort or cost of closing a pool, it is absolutely necessary that Chicago pool owners close their pool for the winter.