4 Health Benefits of Swimming Pools

4 Health Benefits of Swimming Pools

If you are considering installing a swimming pool at your home, you may have wondered, “Is it really worth it?” Some homeowners simply look at swimming pools as expensive recreation outlets when really, they are so much more! Did you know that swimming pools actually benefit your health? Here are 5 proven health benefits you could be experiencing from your own swimming pool: 1. Let’s start with one of the obvious ones. Exercise! If you use your pool to swim as a workout, you will experience tons of health benefits. Swimming is a great cardio activity because it keeps...
Things to Remember When Choosing a Swimming Pool Design

Things to Remember When Choosing a Swimming Pool Design

Adding a pool to your Florida home can actually increase your property value. Combine that with the hot and humid climate of the area and you’ll find you have quite a few reasons to start looking at options for installing your very own swimming pool. We have helped many customers plan for their pools, and we thought it might be helpful to share some things to consider when you are choosing your swimming pool design. What material do you want your pool made out of? The most popular swimming pool materials are concrete, vinyl, and fiberglass. Concrete is the...
How to Maintain Indoor Pools and Keep Them as Good as New

How to Maintain Indoor Pools and Keep Them as Good as New

Would you believe that indoor pools require less maintenance than outdoor pools? It’s true! With an outdoor pool, you have to clean out leaves, insects, or other outdoor debris that are a non-issue with indoor pools. With the proper upkeep and care, your indoor pool will stay clean, fresh, and usable year-round. Here are some quick tips to remember about maintaining your indoor pool:   Routine shocking. When your water chlorine level exceeds 0.3ppm, then it’s time to shock your pool. This process of over-chlorinating will get rid of waste that can’t be handled by the pool filter. Make sure...
Why We Love Outdoor Swimming Pools

Why We Love Outdoor Swimming Pools

There is an ongoing debate among pool owners about which is better — indoor or outdoor swimming pools? Each one seems to have a following of staunch supporters who are certain that their preference is better than the other. We cannot pick sides, as we love them both! But we thought it might be fun to give some of our personal reasons why we love outdoor swimming pools. (Next time we’ll have to write a blog post on why we love indoor swimming pools—we have a list of reasons for those as well!) Sunlight. This actually encompasses a few things...
Custom Inground Pools: Design Your Own Unique Piece of Paradise

Custom Inground Pools: Design Your Own Unique Piece of Paradise

Living in Florida can make you long for a swimming pool of your own that you could enjoy year-round. If you’re thinking about installing a pool, you may not realize how many options you really have. At Pool Blue Inc., we specialize in creating custom inground pools that are completely unique to your specifications. Are you hoping to add a waterslide for your kids? Consider it done. Do you want a waterfall cascading down into the main pool? We can make that happen. Custom inground pools allow you to turn your dream into a reality. Some benefits of designing...
Outdoor Pools are Fun for Everyone

Outdoor Pools are Fun for Everyone

There’s nothing better than going swimming in a nice, refreshing pool when the sun is shining and the weather is warm. Swimming pools are fun for people of all ages — almost everyone loves going swimming or relaxing by the pool. Outdoor pools are great because people can spend time unplugged and have a good time just enjoying the weather and each other’s company. If you are thinking that installing a swimming pool in your yard sounds nice, outdoor pools are the way to go. In addition to providing a fun space for you and your family, outdoor pools...