Adding Value to My Home

Adding Value to My Home

  • What You Should Know About Pool Refurbishment

    If your pool looks a little worse for the wear, you may consider tearing it out and replacing it. However, what you may not know, is that there is an alternative to pool replacement. Swimming pool refurbishment is an excellent option if you want to bring your pool back to life. In addition, refurbishment works well for damaged pools that need some care. Here are three things to know if you think that pool refurbishment is the right option.

  • Common Swimming Pool Problems Symptoms That Are Signs Of A Serious Issue

    Being a pool owner is always filled with excitement. You get to own something that is both enjoyable and relaxing but also expensive at the same time. Some common swimming pool problems symptoms can be considered signs of a serious problem. These should not be ignored because they can become expensive. Here are some examples: Pool Leaks and Damaged Surfaces Over time, pool chemicals can react with one another, forming acids and other compounds that can stain or erode pool surfaces.

  • In-Ground Pool Equipment Choices For Your Custom Design And Features

    Custom in-ground pool designs often include special features. These might be things for filtration, water features, or other elements of an in-ground pool design. Sometimes, these features need to have the equipment to work. The following in-ground pool design information will help you choose the right equipment for these features: Water Treatment for Natural Designs Natural pool designs have become a trend in in-ground pool construction. Even though they use a natural filtration process, they need to have treatment systems.

  • Why You Might Wish To Skip The Shallow End In Your Pool

    When you're adding an in-ground pool to your backyard, the pool's depth is something that you'll need to discuss with your pool company. Many people love the functionality that a shallow end offers, but you might not necessarily be among this group. Think about how you'll use the pool to decide if a shallow end is right for you. In some scenarios, you may decide to forego a shallow end—or to go with a shallow end that covers just a small percentage of the pool.

  • You Have Choices In Pool Fences, But They Must Be Built To Comply With Safety Codes

    If you're building an inground pool in your backyard, you may be required to install a pool fence too. Local codes or your insurance company may require a fence, and even if they don't, a fence is a good idea since it keeps your kids safe and your pets out of the pool. Here are some options in pool fences you might like to consider. Glass Fence A tempered glass fence is an attractive option for a pool fence.

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Adding Value to My Home

My husband and I are considering selling our small brick home in the near future. While we’ve completed some work on this house recently, we know we will need to do a few more things before we put it on the market. For instance, we need to replace some of the flooring, paint some of the walls, and replace some of the siding on the front porch. In addition, we may want to add a pool to the backyard. Because we live in the hot southern United States, many of our neighbors have pools. On this blog, I hope you will discover the best types of pools to install in a home you may sell in the near future. Enjoy!