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?

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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

Indoor Pool vs Outdoor Pool

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No matter what size or type you happen to have, spending time in and around your own swimming pool is a great way to pass the time. Swimming is a great exercise, and there is nothing more luxurious than laying poolside and enjoying the sunshine. While most pools are located outdoors, there are plenty of great examples of indoor pools … Read More

9 Considerations Before Building or Installing a Pool

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Many homeowners dream of a day when they can finally install a pool in their yard. The amount of enjoyment a family can get from a backyard pool is difficult to overstate. It can be a fun place to splash and play, while also giving people a nice place to relax and enjoy the outdoors without overheating in the hot … Read More

Pool Maintenance

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Should I Hire a Company To Do My Pool Maintenance? A sparkling, clean pool can make the perfect addition to any property in the Surrey or White Rock area. Once that pool water starts to get dirty however, it can begin to become a bit of an eyesore. Most homeowners think of pool maintenance in the same way they think … Read More