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How to Find a Leak in an Above Ground Pool

How to Find a Leak in an Above Ground Pool

Having a leak in your pool can be very frustrating and difficult to find. In this article we are going to help you figure out how to find a leak in an above ground pool.Even small leaks can drain your wallet over time because you have to constantly add more water and chemicals to the pool. They will also "drain" your patience because they can be really tough to find.Larger leaks in the liner are easily spotted and can be...
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Best Above Ground Pool Lights: Our Top 5 Picks

Best Above Ground Pool Lights: Our Top 5 Picks

Who said swimming is just for the daytime? Those who enjoy the nightlife know that few things spruce up house parties like a pool. In fact, it’s usually the center of the party.People will gather near to socialize or jump in to enjoy a few games. Of course, style is important for a successful party, and the pool is no different.That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the best above ground pool lights. Our selections will add a touch of...
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How to Beautify an Above Ground Pool – Make it Look Amazing!

How to Beautify an Above Ground Pool – Make it Look Amazing!

​ We love the fun that a pool brings to our home, but how about its aesthetic appeal? Sadly, there isn’t exactly a veritable cornucopia of styles among above ground pools, so we’re often forced to sacrifice our lawn’s beauty in exchange for livening it up. Or are we? Over the years, we’ve discovered some nifty ways to spruce up our otherwise aquatic eye sore. Here are a few of our favorite ways to beautify an above ground pool.LandscapingWhen your...
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Swimming Pool Safety Tips for Families with Children

Swimming Pool Safety Tips for Families with Children

  Swimming pools are a source of relaxation and enjoyment, but if you have kids, then they could be a cause for concern. There have been many unfortunate accidents that unattended kids have had in pools, and you should definitely not ignore this aspect of poolside safety. Even if your children are like fish in water when they are in the pool, you have to be careful and watchful of them. Here is a list of some poolside safety tips,...
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How to Winterize an Above Ground Pool

How to Winterize an Above Ground Pool

  The Easy Way to Close or Winterize Your Pool Above ground pools are awesome ways to have some fun during the summer, but they need to be winterized to protect them from freezing temperatures and the elements. We will teach you how to winterize an above ground pool, the simple way.   Necessary Items for Winterizing Your Pool There are many different items you’ll need for this process. First of all, you’ll need a quality pool cover to help...
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Best Above Ground Pool Covers

Best Above Ground Pool Covers

Just like their in-ground counterparts, above ground pools need to be protected during cold months with a cover.  While they’re typically not as expensive, it’s just as important to consider quality and durability for your pool’s protection. Proper setup is also important, and different pools will require different solutions.  So, after a little analysis, we’ve rated the best above ground pool covers below.   Blue Wave Gold Pool Covers Oval Pool Cover If you have an oval shaped pool, we...
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Best Above Ground Pool Ladder: Our Top Pick

Best Above Ground Pool Ladder: Our Top Pick

  Ladders are such a basic component of outdoor pools that we often take for granted, yet, there are actually some important considerations when searching for the best above ground pool ladders.  Durability, safety, versatility, and – above all else – safety. They may appear nearly identical in construction and functionality, but there are some key underlying differences between each ladder that will ultimately make or break its efficacy.  Ultimately, we chose the . So what makes it the best...
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Above Ground Pool Maintenance and Care Guide

Above Ground Pool Maintenance and Care Guide

Above ground, pools are loved for their ease to set up. They are also the easiest to take care. But they still need proper maintenance to keep them looking good and the water safe to swim in. If not properly maintained, debris collects and algae can grow on the walls and in the water itself.  Not properly managing the PH levels of the pool will also result in many issues.  If the PH drops too low, the water can become...
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Ultimate Above Ground Pool Buyer’s Guide

Ultimate Above Ground Pool Buyer’s Guide

At first glance, buying an above ground pool may seem like a purchase that is obviously easier and less expensive than its in-ground counterpart. And you would be correct, but don’t make the mistake of assuming it’s a quick, Saturday morning trip to the store; or a simple browsing and ordering online. We've done the thorough research to help you with your decision in buying the best above ground pool.This step should be preceded by a few others which we...
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