Seasonal Maintenance Tips for Your Swimming Pool

Seasonal Maintenance Tips for Your Swimming Pool

It's finally fall! The leaves are just starting to change colour, the air is getting cooler, and the kids are back to school. But what does that mean for your swimming pool? Just because summer is over doesn't mean you have to stop using your pool. As the weather...

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Can I make my hot tub cold?

Can I make my hot tub cold?

Q: To beat the summer heat, can I turn my hot tub cold?A: Yes, you can turn your spa into a refreshing escape to beat summer heat. Your hot tub can be used to refresh and rejuvenate during the hot summer months by cooling the water down. Change the temperatures to...

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Top 5 Ways to Use Your Pool and Spa for Daily Exercise

Top 5 Ways to Use Your Pool and Spa for Daily Exercise

Summer fun in Penticton is at its height. Your pool and spa are in their glory. But are you using them to your best advantage to burn those calories from summertime BBQing? At Deckside Pool we’ve got some great exercise ideas for keeping fit using your pool or hot...

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Top Hot Tub Accessories for 2022

Top Hot Tub Accessories for 2022

It’s a blissful Okanagan summer. Friends at the house, wine in the ice bucket, relaxation as the evening cools. The kids are splashing in the pool while the adults enjoy the hot tub. This is exactly why you installed your H2O backyard spa!Thinking AheadWhat’s your...

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Everything You Need to Know About Pool Covers

Everything You Need to Know About Pool Covers

Using a pool cover overnight or during the off-season is essential. There are cost savings and pool maintenance advantages. With many years of experience, our team know how to care for your pool when you aren’t swimming! Why is a Pool Cover Important?Using a pool...

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Great Pool Toys!

Great Pool Toys!

We searched wide and far for some great summer fun ideas to please your kids and your pool party guests! You’ll love these great ideas for hours of poolside enjoyment with some simple toys.Let’s dive right in and inspire your summer imagination! Floating Table and...

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Great Ideas for Your Summer Pool Party

Great Ideas for Your Summer Pool Party

Summer’s here at last and the pool is ready to go! Let’s look at some unique ideas that will turn your pool party into a special summer memory.Pick a ThemeHere are some fun ideas for a party theme that isn’t too much work to set up and allows your guests to engage...

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Salt Water Chlorination: Pros and Cons for You

Salt Water Chlorination: Pros and Cons for You

Summer’s sweet! Poolside leisure, the kids joyful splashing, and evening entertainment with friends. Is there anything better than hanging by the pool in beautiful B.C.?!Salt water chlorination is gaining popularity. It’s easily installed in indoor and outdoor home...

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7 Great Ideas for a New Pool Look

7 Great Ideas for a New Pool Look

Are you ready for summer fun in the pool? Our friends at Deckside Pool & Spa in Penticton have some affordable options to bring new pizzazz to your inground pool. Move your pool up a notch by updating your landscaping. Install a rock-garden feature or new plants by...

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The Best Foundation for Your Hot Tub

The Best Foundation for Your Hot Tub

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. When planning the installation of your new hot tub, this bit of wisdom may save you from future headaches. Let’s ask the local hot tub experts at Deckside Pool in Penticton what to consider when planning a hot tub...

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The 5 Best Fountains for Your Pool

The 5 Best Fountains for Your Pool

Do you dream of adding the sound of a fountain to your backyard? Let’s explore the best options for this appealing addition to your pool.Floating Fountain –the fountain is positioned on top of your pool’s surface (often in the middle of the swimming area for maximum...

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Learning about Commercial Pool Maintenance

Learning about Commercial Pool Maintenance

Does your facility run a pool for visitors? Are you a facilities’ manager responsible for commercial pool maintenance? Is your condo or gated community council up-to-date on pool maintenance requirements?If your property has a pool, you have an essential role in...

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Things to Consider When Buying a Hot Tub

Things to Consider When Buying a Hot Tub

Installing a hot tub will increase your level of relaxation at home, while providing health-conscious activity for your family. Improvement in your live-work balance is easily accomplished through a home spa installation.Whether you are hoping for therapeutic pain...

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Accessibility equipment for your pool

Accessibility equipment for your pool

If you have a swimming pool in your backyard or are toying with the idea of installing one, you want to make it convenient and enjoyable. An accessible pool enables guests and family members with mobility challenges to join in the fun. Swimming pools not only provide...

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Enzymes in your pool

Enzymes in your pool

When it comes to cleaning and maintaining your pool and spa, chlorine is often the first product you would choose. But chlorine is primarily a sanitiser. What most people don’t know is that pool and spa water may contain other contaminants that reduce chlorine and...

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Sanitizing products that will keep your water safe

Sanitizing products that will keep your water safe

If you want to enjoy worry-free pool and spa time, make water cleanliness your top priority. No one likes a pool that looks or smells bad. This could mean dangerous bacteria is growing in your pool or hot tub, which could be hazardous to your health. The solution is...

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