Pool Installation

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stock tank cowboy pool attached to deck
How to DIY a Cowboy Pool

Chill out after a dusty day on the ranch.

hand with tool laying aqua pool tiles
How to Lay Pool Tiling

Make a splash with your design skills.

girl swimming in transparent pool
Should You Consider a Transparent Pool?

These see-through beauties have obvious appeal.

people on floats in a backyard lazy river
Don't Try to Make a Backyard Lazy River

We encourage you to be lazy on this project.

inflatable pool with tough looking exterior
7 Inflatable Pool Kits on Amazon

They're not just for kids anymore.

above ground pool in the installation process
Install an Above-Ground Pool Pump in 5 Steps

Keep your water flowing to keep it safe and clean.

Water flows from a rock waterfall at the side of a swimming pool.
Build a Pool Rock Waterfall in Four Steps

Make a splash with this addition to your backyard pool.

outdoor shower head with rainfall flow
Pool Shower Fixture Installation

Outdoor showers can be a great spot to clean off.

gloved hand holding pool chemicals by water
Pool Chemicals: Chlorine vs. Bromine

Bromine works slower, but costs less in the long run.

worker spraying concrete mixture to form the base of a pool
Gunite Pools vs Shotcrete Pools

Shotcrete is higher quality, but more expensive.

Dog in a pink wading pool
How to Build a Wading Pool

Drop the temperature with this cool idea.

kid playing in inflatable pool with inflated toys
Plastic vs Inflatable Kids Pool: Pros and Cons

Plastic pools are more durable, but they're harder to store.

a clock near a pool
How to Winterize a Gunite Swimming Pool

Avoid cold-weather damage to your cool weather investment.

swimming pool
How to Use an In-Ground Pool Skimmer

This is the first line of defense for your pool.

A woman at an infinity pool.
How to Build an Infinity Pool

An infinity pool is a sleek, modern pool option.

A pool cover.
How to Buy In-Ground Pool Covers

An in-ground swimming pool is a major investment.

A pool with a waterfall.
Pool Waterfall Pros and Cons

A pool waterfall can be a great decor item.

Pool, cover, and hoses
Manual vs Automatic Pool Covers

Keep the pool covered for protection and safety.

A pool with life preserver
How to Set Up a DE Filter in Your Pool

Diatomaceous Earth has many cleaning uses. Your pool is one.

an indoor pool surrounded by windows
How to Build an In-Ground Pool Enclosure

Enclosures help to maintain the in-ground pool.

beautiful pool area with stone deck, gazebo, and palm trees from above
Inground Pools 101

They're more expensive to install, but they're a ton of fun.

woman in infinity pool watching sunset
17 Amazing Pool Designs

There's a cool swimming hole style for every kind of space.

An outdoor pool.
How a Brominator Works

A brominator keeps your pool clean.

propane tanks near a wall
Propane Pool Heater Installation

A propane pool heater is an important add-on to many pools.

Backyard swimming pool construction.
Choosing and Installing a Swimming Pool

Read this to decide what type of pool is right for your home.

An above ground pool.
How to Install An Above-Ground Pool Heater

Above-ground pool heaters allow year-round pool enjoyment.

A blue pool cover.
How to Make Your Own Inground Pool Covers

Inground pool covers are meant to prevent debris from entering the pool.

An above ground pool with a ladder.
8 Ideas for Designing an Above Ground Pool

An above ground pool doesn't have to be an eyesore.

How to Install an Electric Pool Heater

If you find your pool is too cold to enjoy, consider installing an electric pool heater.

A saltwater pool with steps and a stone deck.
Converting to a Saltwater Pool

Converting to a saltwater pool is easier than you may think.

Poured vs Precast Concrete Pool Coping

When building your in-ground swimming pool, you may decide on concrete pool coping.

Install an Above-Ground Pool Cover Reel in 4 Steps

There are many types of pool cover reels. Some are designed to mount to posts installed at one end of the pool, and some attach directly to the top edge of the pool.

Installing a Beaded Pool Liner

Installing a beaded pool liner for your above-ground swimming pool is much easier than you might imagine.

How to Build a Gunite Swimming Pool, Part 1

A gunite swimming pool is a great way for you to stay cool in the summer.

An infinity pool against a cloudy sky.
Infinity Pools: Pros and Cons to Installing one in Your Backyard

Infinity pools are lovely, but they are not for everyone. Check out this article before making your decision!

How to Remove Stains in a Gunite Swimming Pool

Stains in your gunite swimming pool arise from 2 main causes: calcium deposits and rust.

Cleaning a Gunite Swimming Pool

A gunite swimming pool differs from conventional swimming pools in terms of the basic material that is used to build it.

A saltwater swimming pool
The Pros and Cons of Saltwater Pools

Saltwater pools are a great idea, but are they worth it?

How to Install Inground Pool Plumbing

Installing inground pool plumbing is something that you can do yourself and save some money in the process.

How to Make a Semi-Inground Pool

When you want to own a pool, but do not have a lot of money, consider installing a semi inground pool.

pool with metal ladder
5 Pool Skimmer Types

Skimmers come in many styles, all intended to filter debris.

Troubleshooting Electric Pool Heater Problems

An electric pool heater is one of the most popular choices when it comes to heating your pool.

pool light underwater near steps
How Does a Pool Light Work?

They're sealed for safety and designed to shut off in leaks.

A pool and a waterfall.
Tips for Repairing a Gunite Swimming Pool

Here's how you can keep your gunite swimming pool well-maintained.

steps leading into a swimming pool
How to Install Underwater Swimming Pool Lights

Four steps for installing underwater swimming pool lights.