5 Reasons Why You Should Own A Pool

Buying a pool is a big step and to help you make your decision, we decided to come up with a list of five reasons why you should own a swimming pool: 


You’ve probably gone to a public pool before and wish you hadn’t. The crowd of people, as well as the chaos that surrounds a public pool, can be stressful. It’s also not fun to be surrounded by a bunch of people you don’t know, let alone share a pool. Also, the fact that lifeguards take a break every hour and a half and make everyone get out of the pool is no fun. Furthermore, If there are a lot of children there, then it is most likely that one of those kids have peed in the pool. Having a pool at your home will give you the privacy you want and uninterrupted hours of enjoyment where you control the environment and who swims. 

Family Time

Along with privacy, you are able to spend quality time with your family. Enjoying a game of Marco Polo or chicken fights. It’s always fun to just hang out with your loved ones. The whole family will look forward to it and will enjoy the quality time together. Not to mention, you can enjoy time at the pool all summer long or whenever you want. 


A pool is not just an entertainment feature, but it also provides a platform for the best exercise in the world, swimming. Swimming engages all muscles and works out your cardiovascular endurance. Any person of any age can benefit from swimming. Doing laps at night or early in the morning gives your body a great workout and keeps you active. Also, swimming is a great skill to have and learn at an early age. Teaching your kids will give them a fun exercise and a great sport. 


After a long day, getting in the pool is a great way to relax. Especially after a long day of working in the sun, lounging around on a pool float sounds good. The soothing effects of a pool are unparalleled. 


Adding a pool to your home can be a big investment. A recent study published by the National Association of Realtors stated that in-ground pool installations increase the value of your home from 6 percent to as much as 15 percent depending on the region you’re located.

Rising Sun Pools & Spas

Whether you’re planning a complete backyard makeover or upgrading your pool equipment, you’ll find everything you need at Rising Sun Pools! Our Raleigh, NC pool professionals provide all the products and services you need to enjoy your summer poolside.

Visit Rising Sun Pools’ main location to see our full selection of hot tubs, patio furniture, pool equipment, slides, and fountains, as well as in-ground and above ground pool displays. Conveniently located on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh, NC, our main pool showroom serves the needs of pool owners from across the Triangle area.

Raleigh – Main Showroom

5608 Hillsborough Street

Raleigh NC 27606


Monday-Friday: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday: CLOSED