When to Replace Your Swimming Pool Liner

When to Replace Your Swimming Pool Liner

Even though you take good care of your inground pool, eventually you’ll need to replace your liner. Most liners last 15 years or so, depending on the quality of your product. Water naturally evaporates from your pool, but if you’re losing water too quickly, there may...

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Above Ground Pool Kits

Above Ground Pool Kits

Summer Fun In An Above-Ground PoolThe Okanagan summers get hot, and there’s no better time than now to plan for the installation of your above ground pool kit. If you’ve been considering an above ground pool, we can help. There are plenty of pros for above ground pool...

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Time for a backyard pool?

Time for a backyard pool?

Imagine a new pool in your own back yard where you can escape and relax with endless entertainment for the family. Everyone loves a swimming pool on a hot sunny day, and as temperatures begin to rise in the south Okanagan, it’s understandable why our industry is so...

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The Benefits of Using a Hot Tub

The Benefits of Using a Hot Tub

The benefits of spa leisure are numerous including stress relief for a better sleep, soothing sore muscles and arthritic pain, improved circulation and boosted immune levels. How you maintain your pool water can also have a healthy effect on your skin, whether using...

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Hot Tub Decks

Hot Tub Decks

What material do I use to build a spa deck? Design your deck with a secure, solid foundation to carry the weight. Beyond this priority, choosing the right building material is one of the first steps for inspired design. Cedar is naturally resistant to decay, insects...

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Why use ozone in a spa?

Why use ozone in a spa?

What is ozone and should I use it in my hot tub?A naturally produced gas, ozone is a powerful oxidizer of water contaminants, improving water quality and helping chemical sanitizers work more efficiently. Mixed into spa water, ozone cuts scale, scum and biofilm.As a...

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All About Pool Filters

All About Pool Filters

Two common types of pool filters are based on sand or cartridge filtration. Both filter systems keep your pool clean with proper maintenance and the right fit for the size of your pool. Any filter that’s too small won’t filter out the dirt and debris effectively....

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Freshwater vs Saltwater Pools

Freshwater vs Saltwater Pools

The benefits of spa and pool leisure are numerous including stress relief, restful sleep, alleviation of arthritic and sore muscle pain, improved circulation and increased immune system activity. How you maintain your pool water can also have a healthy effect on your...

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Water Based Spa Fragrances

Water Based Spa Fragrances

Adding fragrances to your spa intensifies your experience with the added benefits of aromatherapy but it’s important to choose hot tub friendly products. Coloured oils could leave stains on the side of your spa and time released capsules popular for use in bath tubs,...

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Happy Holidays from Deckside Pool & Spa

Happy Holidays from Deckside Pool & Spa

All the best of the season to you and your family through the holidays! We know that destressing in a hot tub or spa with your family is a great way to spend time together and if you are thinking of wrapping a hot tub to put under your Christmas tree, we are here for...

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Hot Tub and Spa Chemical Maintenance

Hot Tub and Spa Chemical Maintenance

Aside from making sure your spa and water are clean, keeping the water chemistry balanced is vital to your health and maintenance of your spa. You’ve invested time and money into setting up your new spa, and now with minimal effort, you can enjoy the benefits of your...

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The Ultimate Home Vacation – Your Hot Tub

The Ultimate Home Vacation – Your Hot Tub

If you have visions of hot tubs dancing in your head, you’re right on time. There’s nothing more relaxing than a hot dip under the jets on a snowy night or when your muscles ache after all that yard raking. Call them hot tubs or call them spas, these destressing works...

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How to Winterize Your Inground Pool

How to Winterize Your Inground Pool

Winterizing your pool before it snows is rule number one. Winter brings below zero temperatures to the Okanagan, and this means your pool should be winterized before damage occurs. Closing your inground pool should be timed to beat the first frost and keep your water...

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