Summer Reading Fun

Expand your Child’s understanding of the world and strengthen your bond by reading together this summer! This is a great activity for your kids to do this summer and prevents what educators call the summer slide, where reading ability declines during extended breaks from school. Reading is an excellent way to slow down and disconnect from the world while reconnecting with each other, to learn, share, and grow as individuals. Read more

Top 5 EGGcessories For Your Big Green Egg

If you own a Big Green Egg, you already know that it’s an amazing grill for everyone from the casual cooker to the passionate pit master. The ceramic, Komodo-style smoker is popular for its quality and efficiency, and its versatility allows you to change the whole game by simply changing your EGGcessories. The Big Green Egg isn’t just a grill, it isn’t just a smoker, it isn’t just a convection oven, it’s all of those things and more.
They say that everything is better on an Egg, we say adding these five must have EGGcessories makes everything even better. Read more

Poolside Drinks: Frozen Lemonade

Frozen Lemonade is a true summer drink staple. Who doesn’t love the sweet and tart combination of delicious lemonade in the summer? Packed with tons of vitamin C,  this refreshing beverage is the perfect go-to, and over crushed ice is the best way to serve it on the most humid days of the year. Read more

Grill Recipes: Swordfish with Mango Salsa

The weekend is never too far away! Get yourself weekend-ready with this delicious grilled swordfish with mango salsa recipe from our very own Joey DeNoyell!

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Prep for Your Pool Opening

The unofficial start of Summer is coming and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate the incoming season by prepping your pool for all of that summer splashing. Even if you’re not necessarily ready to peel your cover back just yet, there are a few things that you can do in preparation that will get you excited and ready for the holiday weekend, the warm weather, and all of the fun that comes with it! Read more

Great Cardio Workout for the Pool

There are so many great ways to get a good cardio workout in the pool WITHOUT DOING A SINGLE LAP! Jennilee Toner, Alpin Haus Fitness Center Manager and International Yoga & Anatomy Teacher, shares with us 7 fun ways to get our hearts pumping, our blood moving, and our cells oxygenated while enjoying our pools this summer. Read more

FAQs for New Pool Owners

You’ve always wanted a pool and now you’ve finally taken the plunge and invested in your own personal backyard oasis. Congratulations!
Now that the dust has settled in your yard, you’ve found yourself with some basic questions about pool ownership and maintenance. Read more

Pool Opening Checklist

The wait is over! The temperature is rising, the sun is out, and it’s time to take your first plunge of the season. But first things first, you need to open that pool. We know that the prospect of prepping your pool for the season can be overwhelming, but we’ve done our fair share of openings since 1967 and we’re here to help!
In this article, we’re giving you a Step-by-Step Pool Opening Checklist to get your pool open and get you in the water in no time (but not until at least 30 minutes after you eat ?). Read more