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Party by the Pool Year-Round With These Top Tips

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How to Keep Pool Open in Winter Winter is a-comin, but that doesn’t mean you have to put the pool away for good. Here in Atlanta, many people actually choose to keep their pools open for winter and keep the fun going year round. If you’re thinking you might want to brave the winter months without closing your pool, there are a few things on... Read More

Things to Consider When Closing Your Pool

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Pool tips from your Atlanta Pool Company Allen Pool Service. It’s Pool Closing Time Fall is just around the corner and then comes time to close up the pool shop for the year. It’s nobody’s favorite part of owning a pool, having to kiss those sweet, relaxing Summer days goodbye, but it comes with the territory of the changing seasons. So before you cover it... Read More

Slim Down With These Pool Workouts

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As the temperatures rise and going for a run or doing a circuit workout sounds more like torture than fitness, why not take your exercise regimen to the pool? As your Atlanta pool service team, we know that in-pool exercises and pool workouts are a great way to stay fit and cool even on the hottest summer days. The addition of water adds a new level... Read More

Salt Water Pool Benefits

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Chlorine has been the gold standard of pool health for quite some time and while most begrudgingly accept it was a necessity to maintaining a pool, there’s a growing movement among pool owners to switch to salt water pools. But is this increasingly popular pool trend worth the hassle of changing systems? We looked at some salt water pool benefits and here’s what we found.... Read More

The Best Poolside Drinks to Sip on This Summer

When you think summertime relaxation, what exactly comes to mind? Hanging out in a hammock, maybe. Sipping on beer at the patio of your favorite brewery, perhaps. But above all other summer relaxation, laying out by or playing in the pool comes out on top. The only thing more refreshing than sitting on the edge of the pool or floating on your favorite trendy flotation... Read More

Why Blondes Go Green

Swimming Pools Make Blondes Go Green

Do Swimming Pools Make Blondes Go Green? Spending time in the pool is one of the summer’s greatest pleasures – it’s hard to beat the cool temperature of the water as you dive under on a hot day. But for blonde hair people, there’s been a long-standing fear that comes along with dipping into a chlorinated pool – the dreaded green hair. It’s true, spending... Read More

Fun Swimming Pool Games

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Our Favorite Swimming Pool Games If you have kids, you know that they love games. And, there is nothing more fun than swimming pool games. As your swimming pool maintenance company, we have heard a lot of different pool games and variations. So, we thought we would put together a list of some of our favorite games that you and the kids can enjoy this... Read More

The Perfectly Grilled Burger

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It is summer and nothing beats getting out in the back yard to enjoy the pool and grilling up some grub. And, a true summer favorite is the good old hamburger. As your go-to swimming pool company, we would be doing you a disservice if we did not share our perfectly grilled burger tips. Perfectly Grilled Burger Tip #1 – Start with Meat Selecting the... Read More

Swimming Pool Opening Checklist

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Tips to Open Your Swimming Pool It is that time of year again for swimming pool opening. In fact, as of this writing, we are looking at a solid ten days of temperatures in the upper 70s and mid-80s here in the Atlanta area. If you are opening your pool, as your pool service and maintenance experts, we wanted to remind you of some things... Read More