Pool photo contest - view the aboveground entries

View Our 2017 Aboveground Pool Photo Contest Entries

Thank you to everyone who submitted pictures in our 2017 Aboveground Pool Photo Contest! It has been great to see your beautiful backyards and aboveground pool areas. We hope you enjoy looking through some of the entries we received. We will be announcing the winners of the contest soon! [gallery size="medium" link="file"…
Pool photo contest winners

Announcing the 2017 Photo Contest In-Ground Pool Winners!

We are excited to announce the in-ground pool winners of our 2017 Pool Photo Contest! Thank you again to everyone who entered. We have loved seeing your pictures! Winners 1st place: Anne Meganck of Raleigh 2nd place: Steve Kaiser of Durham 3rd place: Randy Giggard of Wake Forest Honorable Mentions Trudy…
Pool photo contest - view the entries

View Our 2017 Pool Photo Contest Entries

Thank you to everyone who submitted pictures for our 2017 Pool Photo Contest! We have enjoyed seeing all of your pictures and are excited to officially announce the winners next week. Until then, we hope you enjoy looking through some of the entries we received. As you can see, we…
Pool photo contest

Get the Insider’s Scoop on our 2017 Pool Photo Contest

We’re excited to announce that our annual Rising Sun Pools & Spas Photo Contest is launching June 23 and running through August 23! Each year we look forward to receiving amazing photos of your Rising Sun built aboveground and in-ground pools. These entries are judged based on creativity, quality of…
Owner Tara Onthank featured on Marketing Podcast

Owner Tara Onthank Featured on Marketing Podcast

Rising Sun Pools owner, Tara Onthank, was recently a featured guest on the Marketing Vault podcast, which is hosted by a local marketing firm, FatCat Strategies. This episode of the podcast focuses on online reviews and what they mean for small businesses. Listen as Tara offers her expertise on customer reviews, the…
Holiday gift ideas for pool and spa owners

Holiday Gift Ideas for Pool and Spa Owners

The holiday season is officially here! As you're out shopping in the hustle and bustle over the next few weeks, don't forget to stop by one of our stores for the pool and spa owners on your holiday list! Stumped on what to buy? We've got you covered. 1. Pool cleaning supplies…
Closed - Happy thanksgiving from rising sun pools

Happy Thanksgiving from Rising Sun Pools!

Happy Thanksgiving! From the Rising Sun Pools family to yours, we hope that you have a very safe and happy Thanksgiving holiday. We are, of course, thankful for relaxing times spent with family and friends in and around the pool and spa, but most importantly, we are thankful for our…
Please excuse our mess

We’re Renovating!

We are excited to announce that we are currently in the process of renovating the outdoor showroom at our Hillsborough location. What we're doing During the renovation process, we'll be adding a concrete pool and a spillover spa, as well as a new fiberglass pool with brand new decking. We…
Splash into savings

Splash into Savings!

While it's true that pool season is winding down, this is a great time to switch to an energy efficient pool pump and set yourself up for cost savings next summer! Through Duke Energy's Pool Energy Efficiency Program, you can save up to $640* in the first year when you…
Natural ways to prevent and heal sunburns

Natural Ways to Prevent and Heal Sunburns

One unfortunate downside to spending time outside enjoying your pool is the possibility of getting a painful sunburn. We all know it's important to wear sunscreen before heading out into the sun, but did you know that there are many natural ways to help prevent and soothe sunburns? Prevention Be proactive! Remember…