Pool Equipment Energy Efficiency

How a Pool Equipment Upgrade Boosts Energy Efficiency

Pool ownership will be epic, they said…and it was, until you started receiving those massive energy bills! Luckily, pool technology has become far more energy-efficient than it used to be.  With these six pool equipment upgrades, you can cut those costs by more than half AND minimize your pool’s environmental…
Loop Loc Solid Pool Cover

Is a Solid Pool Cover Right For You?

As a pool owner, you have a few options when it comes to protecting your pool (and bystanders) when not in use. You could go with a basic tarp winter cover to block out sun and minimize debris. Or you might choose something a little more secure, like a mesh…
Commercial pool renovation

Did You Know RSP Does Commercial Pool Renovations?

Did you know Rising Sun Pools has a full commercial pool renovation department? Rising Sun pools handles everything from inspections to repairs to upgrades. Time is of the essence! Leverage the off-season to prepare, repair, and improve your commercial pool.   For all commercial pool renovation inquiries, please reach out…
Loop Loc pool cover

Why a Loop Loc Pool Cover is the #1 Cover Option

When safeguarding your pool during the off-season, one name rises above the rest: Loop Loc. Renowned for its unparalleled durability, Loop Loc pool covers are more than just protective; they're capable of withstanding the weight of elephants!   Read on to discover your different pool cover options and explore what…
Vinyl oval - pool gallery

Do I Need a Pool Vinyl Liner Replacement?

With over 10.4 million in-ground pools in the United States as reported by the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), it's essential for pool owners to understand the importance of maintaining their pools. One critical aspect of this maintenance is recognizing when to replace the vinyl liner. The average…
Pool with Cover - Rising Sun Pools & Spas

How to Winterize Your Pool in Raleigh, NC

It’s that time of year again here in Raleigh, North Carolina…time to retire your swimming suit for the season and winterize your pool.   But without the proper pool winterization techniques, you could do some real damage to your pool and  make it a LOT harder to reopen when warmer…
Fall and Winter Pool Installations

Complexities of Fall & Winter Pool Installations

One of the biggest misconceptions we hear from customers is that pool installations can only be done during spring and summer. But, while there are certain challenges to fall and winter projects, a cool-weather build offers its fair share of perks.   In this article, we discuss both the complexities…
Hot Tub Placement: What You Need To Know

Hot Tub Placement: What You Need To Know

Hot tubs and spas can really elevate the luxury feel of your home. But to make your backyard into the oasis you’ve been imagining, you’ve got to nail the hot tub placement.    In this blog, we discuss… - The safety, maintenance, and energy efficiency components of hot tub placement.…
Concrete pool finish

How to Choose a Concrete Pool Finish

When you’re designing a concrete pool, your pool finish is one of the many features you can customize to your liking.    In this blog, we list the common types of concrete pool finishes along with the factors you should consider when making a pool finish decision.   Common Type…
A beautiful sustainable swimming pool

8 Things You Can Do To Make a Pool Sustainable

Outdoor swimming pools are great! They offer a relaxing escape and a place to exercise. They bring family and friends together and so much more, but they aren’t exactly known for being sustainable or eco-friendly.    Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to design and maintain an environmentally…