How Chemicals Keep Your Pebble Pool Surface Clean

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The pool water looks dirty and feels slimy. You toss in some tablets, wait a day, only to realize that now your eyes are stinging. If you have trouble keeping your pool in check, don’t despair.   Despite what you might think, keeping your pool healthy doesn’t require a chemistry degree. There are a few …

Sun Safety Tips Every Pebble Tec Pool Owner Should Know

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One of the best ways to keep cool in the summer is swimming in your Pebble Tec® pool. When you spend hours outdoors, it is important to stay protected from powerful sun rays. Don’t let harmful UV rays cause long–term health concerns . Follow these simple tips to keep everything you care about safe all …

The World’s Greatest Pools Have One Thing In Common: PebbleTec Pool Finish

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The World’s Greatest Pools Contest  As a driving force for transforming the pool remodeling and building industry, Pebble Technology International® (PTI), knows a thing or two about great pools. To acknowledge and celebrate excellence in pool design, PTI created The World’s Greatest Pools Contest in 2011. PebbleTec® pool finish owners are invited to submit an …

Teach Your Kids to Swim at Home

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To celebrate National Learn to Swim Day on May 19, we have put together a guide on the best way to teach your kids to swim at home. In addition to avoiding the expense of swim classes, teaching your kids at home gives you an excuse to take advantage of your recent pool remodel and …

How to Open Your Pool With Ease

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The warm weather is finally here and it’s time to get your pool ready for those long summer days. If you’re like most, you haven’t thought about your pool for months and getting it ready may seem overwhelming. No need to worry, you will have a sparkling pool finish in no time by following these …

An Amazing Spring Break Starts With A Sparkling Pool Surface

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The Best Spring Break Starts in Your Own Backyard   It’s hard to believe that spring break is already upon us. The panic to figure out how to keep your kids – and likely their friends – entertained during their week off has begun. The good news is if you live in a place that …

How To Pick Your Water Color During Your Pebble Tec Pool Renovation

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Did You Know You Can Select The Color Of Your Pool Water? When deciding to start a pool renovation or build, there are many things you have to consider. From size and location, to the pool finish, water features and enhancements, and the overall design and look. One thing you may not have realized you …

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Complement Your Pool Remodel with Pool-Friendly Plants

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  Does a recent pool remodel have you thinking about updating the rest of your backyard? If so, new landscaping and plants can do wonders to freshen up your outdoor space. Selecting the right plants can transform your backyard into a tropical oasis, a Zen garden, or a desert-lovers dream — just make sure you …

How Your Pool Fountain Can Add To Your Super Bowl Party

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How To Throw The Best Super Bowl Party   Whether your team made it to the big game or not, the Super Bowl is a time to celebrate with family and friends. Make this year even better by using your backyard to throw a winning Super Bowl party. Go overboard with the football theme, make …

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You’re One Outdoor Fire Pit Away From Throwing the Perfect Winter Pool Party

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During the warmer months, your pool is the center of entertainment. Whether you’re lounging with friends, splashing with your kids, or hosting a pool party, the backyard is your summertime oasis. Unfortunately, come winter, the same space tends to be underutilized. While a dip in the pool may sound very unappealing —unless you have a …

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How To Throw An Unforgettable New Year’s Eve Party

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When you think of New Year’s Eve, confetti, noise-makers, champagne, and new beginnings come to mind. If you think back, you can likely still remember your favorite New Year’s Eve — where you were, who you were with, and that special someone you shared a midnight kiss with. This annual event is a night to …

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Salt Water vs. Chlorine: What’s Better for My Pebble Pool Finish?

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There are many misconceptions when it comes to the benefits of saltwater and chlorine pools. The good news —both are perfectly safe for your pebble pool finish! The three main factors that help individuals decide on which option is best are maintenance level, price, and physical side effects. With a little research, you can find …