How to Make Your Backyard Swimming Pool Safe for Your Kids and Pets

Since the dawn of time, people have been fascinated with pools. In fact, the first record of a pool, or bath back then, is from five thousand years ago in one of the Pakistani city’s settlements. People have come a long way since The Great Bath, and now you can find an aesthetically pleasing family pool in almost any Australian house. It’s the centre of activity during summers, which is why safety should be a priority aside from fun. Children and pets can often stop paying attention to their surroundings when they’re playing and the consequences could be fatal. So as to avoid that fate, here’s how to keep your family safe around the pool.

Continue reading “How to Make Your Backyard Swimming Pool Safe for Your Kids and Pets”

How to Use Swimming Pool Coping Tiles to Make Your Pool Area Look Brand New

In summer all you want to do is sit by the pool, pour yourself a nice drink and enjoy the day. However old and dirty paving by the pool can ruin the experience. When your pool area is looking dull and the tiles have lost their color you know it’s time for a makeover! Natural stone is the ideal stone for swimming pool floors. This is because of its characteristics of being saltwater resistant, non-slippery, and natural stone does not change color when it comes in contact with chlorine. There are many companies out there which can give your pool area a makeover using swimming pool coping tiles and surround paving using different kinds of natural stones like granite, sandstone (Himalayan Quartz), travertine, limestone, quartzite, and marble. These stones are durable, resistant and are safe by all measures and come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors.
Continue reading “How to Use Swimming Pool Coping Tiles to Make Your Pool Area Look Brand New”

Protect Your Kids in the Water with the Oxyboo Smart Floating Swimsuit

Well, it’s piping hot here in Missouri which means we will take all the water time we can get. Unfortunately, the storms have been ruining that for us until this week. Thankfully, we got a little break in the storms and were so excited to get out into the water and break in our new swimming clothes. We were most excited about the floatable Oxyboo swimsuit my niece got to wear.

About the Oxyboo Smart Floating Swimsuit

Oxyboo has created a soft, breathable hypoallergenic floating swimsuit that is equipped with a smart sensor that senses heart rate, skin temperature, motion, and the child’s blood oxygen rate. The sensor is sealed in a medical grade silicone, fully encapsulated. This incredible technology in swimwear is launching this week just in time for the summer swim season. 

Continue reading “Protect Your Kids in the Water with the Oxyboo Smart Floating Swimsuit”

Advantages of Adding a Swimming Pool to Your Home

Guest post contributed by Chelsea Watterston

What comes to your mind when you think of or see a swimming pool? For most people, they think of fun summer memories—of swimming parties when they were kids and family barbecues by the poolside now that they’re adults. But pools can give you more advantages other than just a couple of hours of fun in the sun. Read on to learn what they are:
Continue reading “Advantages of Adding a Swimming Pool to Your Home”