Keep Furry Friends Safe by the Pool

May is National Water Safety Month, and we’ve already talked about some key steps to keeping your pool safe. Those tips include being vigilant by the pool, keeping emergency numbers and kits nearby, and ensuring your perimeter fence is well maintained and up to code. Since it is so important to make sure all swimmers … Continue reading Keep Furry Friends Safe by the Pool

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5 Steps To Keep Your Pool Safe This Season

Pool Scouts Water Safety Gizmo

Welcome to National Water Safety Month!  Each year Pool Scouts will spend the month of May talking about how we, as pool owners, can keep our backyards safe for family, friends and neighbors. Last year we introduced Gizmo, our Pool Safety Mascot, and he is back to offer up more advice. Part of my job here … Continue reading 5 Steps To Keep Your Pool Safe This Season

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Quick Tips to Make Your Outdoor Space Pop

Pool Patio decor

Ah, spring! That first warm day after a long winter is unbeatable. Getting outside and basking in the warm sun makes it the best season of the year. But building the list of to do’s to spruce up the yard makes springtime a love-hate relationship for me. Part of me can’t wait to get out … Continue reading Quick Tips to Make Your Outdoor Space Pop

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Salt or no Salt? That is the Question.

Salt System Benefits

The average age of a pool in the United States is 21 years old, no that does not mean we should fill them up with beer, but it does mean that many pools are in need of an equipment upgrade.  Typically, there are two types of pool: chlorine and salt water. Traditional chlorine systems use … Continue reading Salt or no Salt? That is the Question.

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Dreaming Of Summer? Tips To Have Your Pool Ready When Warmer Temps Hit

Prep Your Pool for Summer with Pool Scouts pool service

At the Pool Scouts’ headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA, we’ve been spoiled with some summer-like weather even though it’s the dead of winter. This past weekend, we actually went to the beach. Yes, it was that nice out! Granted, the water was freezing, but the weather was splendid. What is it about that warm weather … Continue reading Dreaming Of Summer? Tips To Have Your Pool Ready When Warmer Temps Hit

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