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Treating Black Algae

Black algae grows on porous pool surfaces, like concrete, plaster, and gunite. It presents itself in the form of black spots often found in corners, steps, and other hard to reach areas in your pool. It thrives in both sun and shade, making it the most aggressive form of pool…
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Keep Mosquitos Away From Your Pool

Mosquitos are more than just pesky bugs that cause itchy bumps; they can carry life-threatening diseases like the West Nile Virus and Zika Virus. Mosquitos thrive off of water and humidity, so your swimming pool is one of their favorite hangout spots. Did you know that three of their four…
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Summer Pool Tips to Stay Safe

There’s nothing better than being in your backyard, laying by the pool. During summertime it is the go-to hangout spot, but there can be serious negative effects if you are not safe. Be smart this summer by following these simple tips for hanging by the pool.  Use Sunscreen  It sounds…
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10 Inexpensive Ways to Decorate Your Pool

Your pool is the focal point of your backyard, so you want it to look great at all times. Once it is open and cleaned for the summer, you can look for ways to spruce it up. Rising Sun has seen a lot of pools, so we’ve seen a lot…
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How to Keep Your Pool and Spa Safe From Snow Damage

There's nothing quite like cooling off in your backyard pool in July or sinking into your private hot tub in the middle of December. However, it's no secret that both pools and spas require a bit of extra maintenance throughout the colder months.  In order to enjoy your spa in…
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How to Make the Best of Your Outdoor Living Area When it is Colder

We all know that as the summer season goes away, so does the heat. This makes it much harder for us to enjoy the outdoors, but the outdoor areas we have created don’t just go away! There are ways to make your outdoor living spaces more comfortable and warmer for…
Free winter kit with purchase of safety mesh or safety solid loop loc brand cover

Prepare for the Winter Months: Purchase Your Loop Loc Cover

New pool owners: it's time to plan ahead for unpredictable seasonal weather changes, power outages and more. This month only, we're excited to offer a FREE Winter Kit when you place an order for a safety mesh or solid Loop Loc cover by August 31, 2018. This kit contains your winter algaecide and chlorine…
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Everything You Need to Know About Primo Ceramic Grills

At Rising Sun Pools, we're proud to carry a variety of Primo Ceramic Grills for your outdoor space. There are lots of brands and styles of ceramic grills. You may have even heard these grills referred to as “Kamado” grills. But what is a Kamado grill? And what makes ceramic grills different from…
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Backyard Trends for 2018

As a new year approaches, we look ahead to some of the backyard and outdoor trends that are expected to be popular in 2018. Increased greenery. Lush, green plants throughout your backyard will give you a peaceful space that's perfect for relaxation and meditation. Water features. Water features in and…
Fourth of July recipes

3 Fourth of July Recipes Perfect for Your Grill

Who doesn’t love a good grill out to celebrate America’s freedom? This Fourth of July, whether you’re hosting a backyard barbecue or attending one, you can almost guarantee a grill will be involved! This week we're sharing a few of our favorite recipes perfect for cooking right on your Primo…