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Fiberglass pools v. Gunite

July 18, 2017 / by
Fiberglass pools and Gunite pool construction are so different that it’s hard to claim if one is better than the other. However, if you’re trying to choose which is right for you, make sure you know the differences before you buy. At the end of the day, what matters is...
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Indoor pool oasis in southern new england

This indoor pool in Southern New England makes creates a perfect home spa oasis that this family can use all year long. It is an elegant, yet extremely functional pool that adds beauty to their home. The pool is a SwimEx 1000S swim spa. It is the largest, most versatile resistance...
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Aquatic Exercise: Why it’s the ultimate workout!

June 27, 2017 / by
AQUATIC EXERCISE BREAKS THE TRAINING BARRIER FOR BETTER WORKOUTS, RECOVERY AND PERFORMANCE. HERE’S WHY… Aquatic exercise is a low impact tool that yields high impact results with limited joint stress and muscle fatigue. Water creates a safe environment where anyone can achieve a great workout without risking injury. Water exercises...
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Swim Spa: Stunning Installations Across the Nation

June 7, 2017 / by
Luxury home spas with their own swimming pools are becoming more popular for a variety of reasons. A home swim spa can increase the value of your home, provide a relaxing and fun environment, and act as your own personal home fitness center. From Massachusetts to California, homeowners play and work out...
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Fiberglass Pool Construction: More for Your Money

May 2, 2017 / by
Fiberglass Pool Benefits Here are five main reasons why fiberglass pools are a great investment: 1. Extra Insulation maintains water temperature 2. No liners to replace  3. Solid shell allows for easy installation in a variety of locations for indoor, outdoor, above ground, partially above-ground or in-ground installations 4. Interior...
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Pool installation: Before and After

March 8, 2017 / by
If you are considering buying a swim spa, you may be wondering: Is a swim spa easy to install? The answer: Yes!  Once the space is prepared, a swim spa pool can be installed in a few days. It all depends on what you want for the finished look. Here are...
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Benefits and Options for a Pool Cover

March 7, 2017 / by
A pool cover is a great way to help with temperature retention, keep your pool clean, and protect it from the elements.  Here are some great choices to help keep your pool looking like new. Benefits of a pool cover include: Water conservation Energy conservation Less chemical consumption Temperature retention...
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Kickboard exercises: Ramp up your pool workouts

February 23, 2017 / by
Pool workouts are great for staying fit and healthy.  Adding kickboard exercises ramp up this gentle yet effective workout tool. In this instructional exercise video from SwimEx, see how to use a kickboard to engage the abdominals. The push-and-pull style exercise also encourages proper posture and stabilization. Core exercises are an...
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Home Pools: Stunning yet practical home additions

February 16, 2017 / by
When these Madison, Wisconsin homeowners researched home pools for aquatic therapy, they chose a home swim spa for ultimate functionality. This stunning pool room is the result of their research and planning. One of the key features of the pool room are the skylights above the pool. They were used...
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