Two Amazing Fall Outdoor Living Recipes

Planning to entertain friends in that great outdoor kitchen? When choosing fall recipes to use, look no further than grilled pizza. Grilled pizza is unusual and delicious and, like any pizza, can be topped with most anything you can dream up. There are few rules to follow when grilling pizza.Read the Rest…

Holiday Backyard Decorating Tips

Whether you have a backyard paradise complete with a swimming pool, spa, fireplace, and outdoor kitchen, or you are still planning your outdoor entertainment, these backyard decorating ideas can liven up your space and create a festive and inviting way to celebrate the holiday season.  Decorating Trees and Shrubs HangRead the Rest…

Welcome Shorter Nights with These Outdoor Lighting Trends

Just because the weather is cooler doesn’t mean that your outdoor entertaining has to come to an end. In fact, many people welcome the cooler air after months of sweltering heat. Decorative lighting for Charlotte outdoor living is becoming increasingly popular, and for good reason. Liven up your backyard entertainmentRead the Rest…

How to Winterize Your Pool in Charlotte

The main purpose of winterizing a pool is to keep freezing and thawing cycles from damaging it. Closing a pool the right way can make a big difference in how easy it will be to open the pool when hot weather returns. Winterizing is something that a pool owner canRead the Rest…

How to Close Your Pool without Draining It

It’s a common misconception that you should drain your pool for the winter. In fact, draining your pool can potentially damage it and should only be done in a few specific circumstances. Most of the time, when the weather cools and you are done with the pool for the year,Read the Rest…

Common Swimming Pool Repairs

It can be frustrating when something goes wrong with your pool, but usually pool problems can be easily repaired. There are some repairs that require professional attention, but you can perform most swimming pool repairs on your own. Concrete and gunite pools aren’t known for having a lot of problems,Read the Rest…

Fall Pool Maintenance Checklist

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Charlotte pool maintenance is a little different from pool maintenance in colder climates. Chances are you often use your pool well into the fall – or would like to. Especially if you heat your pool, the swimming season can be extended and the warm fall days present a great opportunityRead the Rest…

Charlotte Spa and Hot Tub Maintenance Tips for Fall

As the weather cools off and the pool becomes too chilly, many people find that the hot tub becomes their favorite spot. Keep yours sparkling clean and ready for use at all times with these tips for Charlotte spa maintenance. Clean your spa shell with a mild, non-abrasive cleaner toRead the Rest…

LeafVac from Lombardo Pools

Keep Leaves from Becoming a Problem This Fall With fall around the corner and windy days ahead, pool maintenance can become a real hassle. Leaves blown into your pool water can clog your skimmer, introduce algae into your pool water and create an unattractive nuisance for swimmers. But there areRead the Rest…

Which Pool Cover is Right for You?

One of the hardest days of the year is the day that you officially close your swimming pool. The seasons are changing and the time for frolicking is over. While this can be a very sad time, there are also many things that need to be done in advance inRead the Rest…