Archive for October, 2011

Solar Blankets: Extending Swimming Pool Season

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Warm weather in many parts of the South means that many families are still enjoying their swimming pools. However, cool evening temperatures can result in colder pool water than many people would like. Solar blankets are an affordable way of extending swimming pool season up to three extra months per year. Here are some features and […]

Buying a Hot Tub: What to Consider

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Hot tubs are an attractive option for many homeowners because they offer the opportunity for relaxation, stress reduction, and relief from tired, aching muscles right in their own homes. If you’re thinking about buying a hot tub, here are some tips on what to consider. Number of Jets: Hot tub jets provide hydrotherapy that improves circulation, eases muscle […]

Patio Entertaining: Preparing Your Patio

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

After the excitement and activity of summer, your patio may be in need of some TLC before you use it for entertaining. This article will offer some ideas for fall patio cleaning and maintenance; in our next, we’ll address the fun stuff – patio decor and creating atmosphere.