Pool Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Pool Safety Tips everyone should know

  As experts in the industry, we know that pools promise endless summer fun. But it’s important to note that they also come with the huge responsibility of keeping children, pets, and other loved ones out of harm’s way. This is how we can all work together to help prevent accidental drownings. Here are 5 pool safety tips that everyone … Read More

Vancouver Custom Pool Design

At GRN Pool & Landscape, we work with our customers every step of the way to custom create their dream outdoor space. This starts with brainstorming and designing, using our 3D video technology to the full pool installation, finished with the landscaping and hardscaping. This is one of our most favourite recent projects, which includes amazing water features, beautiful artificial … Read More

How to Make the Most of Your Small Backyard

Do you have a small backyard and lack inspiration on how to make it a usable, inviting outdoor space? As professional landscape and pool designers, we see outdoor spaces of all different sizes and know just how to make the most of yours, no matter the size. Our team has come up with a few tips and tricks to help … Read More

COVID-approved Things to Do this Spring in Vancouver

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Spring has finally sprung in Vancouver, and with continued public closures due to COVID-19, it’s important to prepare for some fun activities that you can do from the comfort and safety of home. To help you come up with some fun ideas, our team at GRN Pool has put together this quick list of some ideas the whole family will … Read More

What Do You Do With a Pool in the Winter?

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As much as we may wish that we could use our pools year-round, the reality is that when the cool weather comes around we all have no choice but to close down our pool. However, as weather can fluctuate within any given year, it can be difficult to know exactly when to close down the pool for the season. The … Read More

Benefits of Having a Pool in Vancouver

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Pool ownership is not especially common in Vancouver — at least, not compared to other areas of Canada, and certainly not when compared to most areas in the United States. While it may be easy to write off the local climate as too wet or too mild for a swimming pool, there are many reasons why local pool owners are … Read More

How to Get Rid of Algae in Pools?

Here some tips of how to remove algae of your pool

If you have some kind of pool in your backyard — whether it be an outdoor pool or an inground swimming pool —then chances are that you have dealt with algae of some kind. However, if it’s your first time encountering this slimy, green problem, then you might be feeling quite overwhelmed.   The good news is that algae is … Read More

5 Different Types of Swimming Pool Covers

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Pool owners in Vancouver and the rest of BC’s lower mainland are probably well aware of how much difference a pool cover can make each season. Before you may have just thought of a typical pool cover as a large tarpaulin sheet you place over the pool in winter. These days you actually have lots to choose from when it … Read More

Swim Spa vs. Pool

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Is there anything better than having a pool? It’s something we’ve all dreamed of since we were children. Swim spas, however, the relatively new swimming experience, have become a popular alternative to the traditional in-ground pool. Now, many people are wondering which is the better option for their backyard. While swim spas have some advantages, there are certain things you … Read More

Difference: Fibreglass vs Vinyl Liner vs Concrete Pools

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These days, there are plenty of different types of swimming pools to choose from, and we aren’t just talking about above or below ground pools. Whether you choose to install above ground or in-ground pool will actually contribute to determining which type of pool you can get. For now we will be sticking to three major pools which are most … Read More