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Lowering pH in Your Pool

If the pH level in your pool is above 7.6, it is too high and your water can actually be too soft. What can you do to reach a happy medium? Causes What is causing your pool’s increase in pH level? The addition of chlorine stabilizer or HTH Granular to…
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Preparing Your Pool for Fall

You can never start too early when it comes to preparing your pool for Fall. Just imagine all the leaves that are beginning to change colors… and drop into your pool. Make sure your pool maintains its good shape by following these tips: Skim The Pool Make sure to skim…
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Why Your Pool is a Great Calorie Burner

Did you know that swimming is actually a great calorie burner? Depending on your gender, body type, and weight, swimming in your pool for an hour can burn almost 1,000 calories. This is a great alternative if you are not a huge fan of the gym or if you are…
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Choosing a Pool Shape

Swimming pools from Rising Sun Pools & Spas come in a variety of shapes and sizes, so how do you choose the perfect one for your home? It is important to consider price, the space you have available, who will be using the swimming pool and for what reasons, as…
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Preparing Your Pool For a Storm

With Hurricane Season in full swing, storms can cause your pool to be contaminated with debris like dirt, mud, and bacteria. Although you may not be able to keep your pool completely debris-free, there are measures you can take to prevent damage as well as potential bacteria and algae growth.…
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Questions To Consider Before Getting A Pool, Spa, Or Hot Tub

Many people want the luxury of a swimming pool in their backyard, but few realize the planning, building, and maintenance involved with owning one. It is definitely a lifestyle change, but an entertaining one! Owning a swimming pool gives you the opportunity to entertain, exercise, and relax. It’s up to…
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Pool Party Prep

Fireworks, BBQ, and displays of Red, White, & Blue. Sounds good to me! The 4th of July is a patriotic time and holds dear to American hearts. Make sure your pool party is a memorable one this year. Imagine everything you love about the holiday, now, include a pool, tons…
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Water-Saving Tips

Your swimming pool is a huge source of water consumption. To make sure that you are not wasting any water by your swimming pool, follow these tips to reduce and control water loss! Use a Pool Cover If you do not make use of pool covers, more than half of…
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How To Lose Weight In The Pool

Swimming pools are great for relaxing with friends in the summer, but it can also provide a great fat-burning workout! Every time you kick, pull, or push water, you are doing a resistance workout. Follow these moves Simple swimming - Swimming laps in the pool is great for burning fat…
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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:  Privacy You’ve probably gone to a public pool before and wish you hadn’t. The crowd of people, as…
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