3 of the Top Kid-Friendly Water Features for the Backyard

Kids love playing with water, so what better way to keep them entertained than adding kid-friendly water features to a backyard or pool landscape?  Some of the best pool water features are tried and true, and now more than ever there are ways to put a modern spin on themRead the Rest…

Customize Your Charlotte Pool Design with a Pebble Tec Finish

Once you’ve designed your backyard, selected your desired features, and built the new swimming pool, you’re mostly done with the pool construction process. However, before you fill your newly-minted swimming pool with water, you’ll need to customize it with a finish of your choice. There is no better pool finishRead the Rest…

5 Pool Tile Trends Worth Investing In

Pool tile options can make the different between a generic garden-variety pool and a gorgeous visual tour-de-force that makes your entire backyard look like an oasis of tasteful design and enjoyable relaxation. If you are looking to inject your pool with its own unique design sensibility, the five pool tileRead the Rest…

5 Climbing Plants for a Romantic Arbor or Pergola

Arbors, pergolas, and arches are a great way to add a classic and homegrown feel to your garden or another part of your yard. If you are considering adding an arbor to your backyard landscaping, however, you should know that all arches and other free-standing structures will be enhanced tenfoldRead the Rest…

6 Things You Should Know Before Hiring a Charlotte Pool Builder

So you’ve decided that you want to add a pool to your backyard, but you don’t know where to start. While we associate pools with leisure and relaxation, there are actually a lot of questions you need to ask yourself before you add a pool to your home. Prior toRead the Rest…

5 Steps to Uncovering and Treating Your Charlotte Pool for Spring

1. Remove the debris from the pool cover: Unless your area experienced an unseasonably warm and calm winter, chances are that your pool cover has born the brunt of the rough weather. Dead leaves, dirt, and excess water from melted snow can be just a few of the types ofRead the Rest…

Love Modern Pools? These Features are a Must for Your Contemporary Charlotte Pool Design

Modern interior and exterior design principles have extended all the way to the swimming pool, bringing contemporary classiness in residential properties to a whole new level. If you consider yourself an aficionado of modern pools, make a point of keeping the following contemporary pool features in your mind while youRead the Rest…

Is a Salt Water Pool for You?

Salt water pools have been growing in popularity in recent years, and not just at luxury resorts. People are putting salt water pools in their own backyards with increasing frequency. However, before asking your Charlotte pool builder for a salt water pool – or converting your traditional pool to saltRead the Rest…

Choosing the Right Appliances for Your Outdoor Kitchen

Cooking in an outdoor kitchen is a fun way to entertain or even just feed your family, and come summer, you’ll be glad for a way to cook without heating up the indoor kitchen. If you grill often (or want to), love to host cookouts, have available patio or deckRead the Rest…

Benefits of Building a Swimming Pool in the Winter

1. Freedom of choice. Charlotte pool builders are very busy in the summer, and the wait time before work can begin on your project can be long. This means that you might be tempted to hire a less qualified builder in order to get your pool completed more quickly, whichRead the Rest…