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Top 3 Pool Thermometers

Everyone wants their pool to be the perfect temperature. Not too cold that it’s uninviting, but not too hot where it’s not refreshing in the summer heat. Having a great thermometer can tell you the temperature of the water at all times, which can be more useful than you think.…
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Rising Sun Pools Has Your Backyard Essentials

We've had beautiful pool weather here in the Triangle and the trend should continue over the next several weeks. It's the best time of year to spend all of your free time outside, enjoying your beautiful backyard oasis. Rising Sun Pools is proud to be your go-to for all the…

3 Ideas To Spruce Up Your Above Ground Pool From The Outside

When it comes to sprucing up your above ground pool from the outside, the options are nearly endless. Unlike in-ground pools, above ground pool decoration can be a little bit more fun due to the fact that the structure tends to be non-permanent. Go for green Try some vegetation around…
Pool Myths

Let’s Put Some Myths About Owning a Pool to Rest

There are a lot of preconceived notions about owning your own pool. Let's take a look at some of the most prevalent myths out there. I'm not rich! Pools are only for wealthy people who live in mansions! Well, it's not free, but owning your own pool isn't just for…

Did You Know That Bears Love Hot Tubs?

North Carolina is home to over 10,000 black bears, who occupy approximately 50% of our state’s land area, concentrated mostly in the mountains and coastal swamps. The black bear is the only bear native to NC, and luckily they are usually very shy and non-aggressive, avoiding human beings in most…
Holiday Season Closings

Happy Thanksgiving from Rising Sun Pools

The holiday season is officially upon us, bringing with it travel, family get together and, hopefully, a lot of backyard fun! Rising Sun Pools will be closed November 26-27 to celebrate the holiday with our friends and family. If you're hosting Thanksgiving in your home this weekend, it looks like…
Happy Memorial Day

Get the Most out of Memorial Day

Memorial Day is just around the corner, and for many families that means enjoying a day off out in the sun! If you are planning on entertaining at your backyard pool this weekend, here are 4 ways you can get the most out of your Memorial Day celebrations: 1) Check your…
Safe Swimmer Pledge

Take The Pledge: Safe Swimming for Your Children

May is National Safety Month and to celebrate, Rising Sun Pools is offering tools and tips to keep you and your family safe in your pool area. This week, we're encouraging pool owners, parents or anyone else responsible for swimming children to have kids take the "Safe Swimmer Pledge." Taking…
Your guide to hot tub jets

Rising Sun Pools’ Guide to Hot Tub Jets

Did you know that every person sitting in a hot tub has a different experience? For many people, size and number of seats available in a hot tub are the only major concerns while shopping. But if you're only paying attention to the size of your hot tub, you're missing out…
Hot Tub Blue Print

Where Do I Put a Hot Tub?

Rising Sun Pools is right in the middle of our big Sundance Spas Truckload Event, and one of the big questions we're getting is: "once I buy my hot-tub, how much room do I need to install it?" Here are some questions to ask yourself once you choose your hot…