Deborah Lenier’s Concrete Pool 2

Our Top 3 Favorite In-Ground Pool Projects in 2023

The Rising Sun Pools team recently held our In-Ground Top 3 contest. We took a look at our recent pool projects and highlighted THREE of our absolute favorites – one fiberglass pool, one concrete pool, and one vinyl liner pool.   After lots of internal deliberation, here are the results……
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Shirley Diefenbach’s Vinyl Pool 1

The Best Time To Plan Your Pool Installation in 2023

Is 2023 the year for your backyard pool installation? Fabulous!   Although the Rising Sun Pool team generally recommends scheduling your pool installation process during the fall – as an autumn installation will save you stress, time, AND money – there is still plenty of time to install your pool…
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rising sun pools swimming pool covered with ice and snow in a cold winter day

What If My Pool Freezes Completely?

Winter comes with its share of problems; for pool owners, a frozen pool could be at the top of their list. Yes, pools can freeze solid within a few days of temperatures dropping below zero, especially when the water’s not circulating.    And if low temperatures continue for several days, the…
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Pool with Cover - Rising Sun Pools & Spas

Winter Covers vs. Safety Covers

When cold temperatures start to hit, you want to make sure your swimming pool is secured, covered, and protected properly. When summer rolls around, you should be able to clean your pool easily and dive right in.  Pool covers – from winter covers to mesh safety covers and solid safety…
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5 Things to Consider Before Installing an In-Ground Pool

5 Things to Consider Before Installing an In-Ground Pool

Building your dream in-ground pool is a major investment of time AND money. Without the proper research and consideration, you could find yourself overpaying, working with a low quality contractor, or buying a pool that requires more maintenance than you can manage.   To ensure you end up with the…
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How Long Does It Take To Install An In-Ground Pool?

How Long Does It Take To Install An In-Ground Pool?

Most in-ground pool projects take anywhere from 6 to 20 weeks. However, your specific pool installation timeline can vary depending on a variety of factors – from the type of pool you purchased to the size of your pool to the season you choose to build.   Determining YOUR unique…
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The Importance of Routine Pool Water Testing

  A variety of factors – from storms and debris to other external environmental conditions – have a significant impact on a pool’s water quality. When it comes to chemical levels like chlorine and pH, weekly water testing is essential for maintaining a clean, safe, and damage-free pool environment. Benefits…
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The 4 Steps of In-Ground Pool Installation – Raleigh, NC

The 4 Steps of In-Ground Pool Installation – Raleigh, NC

  What does the in-ground pool installation process entail in Raleigh, NC?  The Rising Sun Pools team follows an efficient 4-Step In-Ground Pool Installation Process. To help you along your pool-building journey, we’ve put together this step-by-step guide… 1) Use our Pool Builder tool to design your dream pool. Our…
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How Often Should an In-Ground Pool Be Serviced?

How Often Should an In-Ground Pool Be Serviced?

  You’ve just installed a STUNNING in-ground swimming pool…now, you’re probably wondering what sort of maintenance schedule you need in order to ensure your pool is safe, attractive, and lasts a long time. When it comes to pool maintenance, regular monitoring and cleaning is key. While some tasks should be…
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How to Design an Above-Ground Pool With Great Visual Appeal

How to Design an Above-Ground Pool With Great Visual Appeal

    Above-ground swimming pools come with a variety of perks. The installation process is quick and easy. They’re super budget-friendly, from the initial design and installation to repair costs down the road. Above-ground pools are a SPECTACULAR option for homeowners seeking to try out a personal backyard pool for…
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