How to Enjoy Your Pool During Social Distancing

Family playing in their backyard swimming pool

While spring and summer may look a little different than normal, it’s still important to get outside! Just because you’re social distancing doesn’t mean that your backyard activities have to take a hit. After all, the CDC has explained that coronavirus, or COVID-19, is not spread through pools or hot tubs as long as they … Continue reading How to Enjoy Your Pool During Social Distancing

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Pool Openings 101

Swimming pool in summer

For pool owners across the country, rising temperatures means summertime and getting the pool ready! This task jumps to the top of the to do list every spring! While many in the southern, warmer areas of the country don’t have to worry about pool opening service, the majority of pool owners debate when and how … Continue reading Pool Openings 101

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When you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go! Tips on how to clean your pool after an accident

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As the old adage goes, when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go! And for those of us who are old enough to remember Caddyshack, we know the impact that “doody” can have on your pool and pool goers – cue the screaming and yelling children (and moms) at the country club pool.  … Continue reading When you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go! Tips on how to clean your pool after an accident

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Tips To Keep You Relaxed During Hurricane Season

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Tips To Keep You Relaxed During Hurricane Season Every fall in conjunction with the falling leaves comes hurricane season and it can be stressful. In Virginia Beach (where the Pool Scouts headquarters is located) we shut down schools in anticipation of an impending storm that never hit, literally, not one drop of rain! But the … Continue reading Tips To Keep You Relaxed During Hurricane Season

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Turn Your Pool Into A Destination

Woman relaxing in a tranquil swimming pool

Have you ever seen those shows on the DIY Network or the Discovery Channel where they build these big, beautiful pools with grottos and lazy rivers? Yeah, me too. As a Do It Yourself enthusiast, I have come to realize that you don’t have to demo your pool and start over to achieve a pool … Continue reading Turn Your Pool Into A Destination

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