Swimming Pools & Water Fountains & Ponds : Home & Garden
The PoolShark cleaning system cleans the bottom of your pool and helps circulate the water for better overall pool cleanliness. If your PoolShark isn't moving as quick as normal or if major debris is left on the bottom of your pool after a normal cycle don't give up on your PoolShark or request a se
Aboveground swimming pools often represent a large investment of your time and money, and as such, should be properly taken care of to ensure the longevity of your investment. Proper care of a swimming pool includes many factors, the most notable of which is chemical maintenance of pool water. Other
Have you ever thought of installing a pool for your home? Indeed, having a pool right at your yard can bring lots of fun and excitement for you and your family, which is also the very reason on why most families opt to have a pool installed. The home becomes a beautiful venue for gatherings and part
The water in a swimming pool can become milky, or cloudy, for a number of reasons: poor or insufficient water circulation; a chemical imbalance; poor or improper water filtration; and poor oxidation levels and sanitation, which leads to the early stages of algae growth. During the early stages of al
A pool heater can help make your swimming pool more temperate and extend the swimming season for your home. When fitting a heater to your pool, you need to take certain things into account. You need to know the proper size heater for your pool, which depends on the pool's size. The heater also needs
Artists use different techniques in their paintings to create effects that make the painting either more realistic or more interesting. The type of medium the artist uses can have an impact on how some of these effects are produced. For instance, if you are using acrylic paints, a splash effect requ
One of popular swimming pool accessories used by pool owners is a pool heat pump. This helps them to use the pool even in very cold weather when the water is too cold to swim in. A heat pump functions in a very simple manner, just like your air conditioner, refrigerator, water cooler, or dehumidifie
Besides fall foilage, nothing announces the change of season more than your home's front door, entryway or porch. People are anxious to celebrate autumn by decorating the outside of their houses. Take a walk in your neighborhood to see what others are up to on their front porches. Or take a dri
A birdbath is a simple way to incorporate a water feature into your small patio.Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesYou need not have an expansive patio to attractively incorporate a water feature into its design. Consider your goals in adding a water feature: Are you interested in the...
Making a concrete pool is not an easy undertaking, and it requires far more building expertise than using a liner or a pre-formed pool. Remember too, that once built, a concrete pool will be difficult to remove if you decide you do not like it or find it is in the wrong place.
Modular carpet tiles can easily be rearrange to create a fresh look for your room.woolen carpet texture image by Tolbxela from Fotolia.comModular carpets come in individual tiles and have become an alternative to traditional carpeting. Available in different colors, fabrics and patterns,...
Besides the day-to-day benefits, swimming pool enclosures provide additional, long-term capital value to the value of a home with an inground swimming pool. What capital value will it add to my home? And how does that affect my decision today of what swimming pool enclosure I buy?
Nothing beats relaxing to the soft sounds of water splashing on rocks and into ponds. Creating your own rocky waterfall and garden pool is a challenge but you have done the hard landscaping work, you can take your time to make a perfect miniature water feature in the yard. Using natural landscaping,