July 4th Pool Party Planning Ideas
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…ays of winter are long gone and have given way to sunflowers, shady trees, sunshine and YES, Swimming Pools. Swimming is one of the most enjoyable summer activities and the fun explodes when we invite friends and family to a pool party on Independence Day. 4th of July is mainly associated with lavish BBQ’s and fireworks but a pool side 4th of July party is the perfect start to a great Holiday, before the grill and fireworks are lit. Here…

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Children’s Swimming Pool Party Games
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Children love swimming pools and love to play games – and it’s easy to combine both. Whether it’s a birthday party or a family gathering, pool party games will keep little ones entertained and amused for a long time and you’ll never hear “I’m bored”. Your pool party games can be as creative as your imagination, and you can match the games and rules based on the ages and skills of your swimmers. Here’s some pool

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Halloween Swimming Pool Party Ideas
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…ery year you and your neighbor take turns out-doing each others decorations, but it’s finally time you stepped up and knocked this Halloween out of the ballpark! “How do I do this?” you may ask yourself. Three words: Haunted Pool Party. Follow this guide to make your Halloween pool party safe, fun and unforgettable! Halloween Pool Party Ingredients In-ground or above-ground swimming pool Decorations – spider webs, mummies/zombies, skeletons,…

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Favorite 25 Fun Things To Do With A Pool Noodle
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…there you have it! Cute little napkin rings! (Especially if you use the type of pool noodles that look like flowers!) More ideas at Sew Many Ways     Pool noodle goal post. This one’s really easy, and only requires pool noodles, pool noodle connectors, and a dowel rod! With just a bit of work, you’ll be ready to play tons of sports games with your homemade goal posts. Get the full details how to make it at My Frugal Adventures  …

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Aboveground Pool Pad & Pool Cove
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…asy to do and we liked a new look to the pool every so often. But that original pool floor padding and cove is just as good as it was when it was installed. It was a great investment for the pool and as expected at the first pool party my brother-in-law cannonballed into the pool; but no lasting footprints. Pool cove installation instructions (.pdf) Happy Bottom installation instructions (.pdf) I would recommend the pool pad and pool cove to…

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Swimming Pool Party Games for Kids
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…of the game is to shoot out all three of your individual balls before everyone else. It’s played right in the pool, so there is an infinite amount of water supply for the guns. The arcade shooter is definitely a challenging pool party game that will keep kids excited during every minute of game play! Donut Float Race Players sit in a donut float (aka pool ring) at one end of the pool. When a whistle is blown, the players have to start pedaling…

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Goodbye Summer – Closing My Pool
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…n water can run off the edges, and the cover sits tight and relatively wrinkle-free on the surface. For safety pool covers, the springs should be about halfway compressed. At this point it’s time to start planning your first pool party of 2016, saving up for that flock of inflatable duck floats you’ve had your eye on. Enjoy your winter with the peace of mind knowing you’ve closed the pool correctly. Ryan Dornan InTheSwim Staff Blogger…

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9 Kinds of Pool Floats and Lounges
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…, we also have the Aqua Roller Pool Float that’s guaranteed to bring fun and laughter to your pool. And a little bit of Rock and Roll. Party Pool Floats Chances are – if you have a pool, you will probably throw a pool party at some point in time – so you may be interested in knowing that we carry a large selection of pool party floats. Accommodates up to 4 adults and are perfect for pool parties. The Sofa Island Pool Float and…

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Planning a Swimming Pool Renovation
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…n most cases, simple changes can have a large impact on the look and feel of your pool. Simple Changes The simplest and least expensive way to update the look of your pool is by adding a new vinyl liner or painting a plaster pool. Pool paint can help cover the worn-out, chipped old plaster and freshen the look of your pool. For a stylish touch, you can paint murals on your pool floor and give it the individual look that no one else will have….

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Favorite New Year’s Resolutions for Pool Owners
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…bills lower, and you’ll finally break free from pool store water testing. Balancing the pool regularly saves on chlorine cost, prevents staining and poor water conditions, and protects pool surfaces and equipment. More Pool Fun Pool owners can often forget why they have a pool in the first place – to relax and have fun! This summer, resolve to use your pool to the fullest and host a party with neighbors, family and friends. Even if…

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