Swimming is a fantastic form of exercise and a major component of many spring break trips and summer break fun. Know before you go!
If you are a swimming pool owner who is still trying to decide whether to cover your swimming pool for the winter months, it’s not too late. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning is the leading cause of death in children four years old and younger.
There is no evidence showing anyone has gotten COVID-19 through drinking water, recreational water, or wastewater. The risk of COVID-1
Pool covers: A quick way to save energy. if you want to ensure your pool is more sustainable, an easy place to start is with a pool cover.
According to multiple cancer studies, swimming in chlorinated pools with disinfection by-products (DBPs) may increase your risk of developing various types of
Swimming Pool Rules The pool is an excellent place to spend your summers. There’s the sun, the toys and the refreshing drinks with the tiny little umbrellas. Oh, and lest we forget — the water! However, pools can also be dangerous for our dogs. Not all dogs are good swimmers and some breeds like the bulldogmay […]
Millions of us enjoy warm weather every year by swimming in our backyard pools and relaxing in hot tubs. Tragically though, over 200 young children drown in backyard swimming pools each year. The American Red Cross suggests owners make pool safety their priority by following these guidelines: Secure your pool with appropriate barriers. Completely surround […]
While I would much rather swim in a natural lake or the sea for that matter, I rarely turn down the opportunity to jump in a pool, especially on a hot summer day! Even though most pools are overloaded with chlorine and chemicals, I love to swim and don’t see myself stopping anytime soon. That […]
Two luxury outdoor chairs near an inground swimming pool with a high-end wooden pool fence in the background For most inground swimming pools, a fence is a must. In fact, in many cases, it’s literally a must, as local laws may require you to have a fence around your pool for safety reasons. However, fences […]
If you are a novice, it is important to learn a few basic swimming techniques so you can feel safe in the water. If you master these basic techniques first, you will feel more at ease and relaxed when you tackle the popular swimming strokes. This article gives you an overview about those basic techniques. […]