Why Pools Are Better Than the Beach

As a pool company located in close proximity to beautiful White Rock Beach, we’ve spent years debating with locals on whether or not it’s better to go to a pool or to the beach. We know that White Rock beach is home to the ever-so-famous pier, where it’s not uncommon to see people jumping into the deep, Pacific waters below, … Read More

How to Winterize Your In-Ground Pool

how to prepare your pool for winter in vancouver

Temperatures have begun to consistently dip here in the Lower Mainland, and that means its time to ensure you are beginning the winterization process for your in-ground pool. It may take approximately one week to complete the process, as some of the steps take a few days to be performed. Follow this simple check-list as a starting point for how … Read More

Things to Consider when Prepping your Commercial Property for Winter

Here on the West Coast, seasons can change quickly with little to no notice. And with winter fast approaching, now is the time to get prepared! As the owner of a business or commercial property, you’re going to want to think about preventative actions. Doing some work while local weather is still tolerable can eliminate worry about cold-weather issues or … Read More

How Long Does it Take to Build a Pool in Vancouver?

When spring and summer come around each year, it reminds homeowners of the project they’ve always wanted to take on — building a pool! One of the main questions we get asked is : How long will it take to complete? Unfortunately, it’s difficult to answer because there are a number of different factors to consider. Working with professionals who … Read More

Why you Need an Artificial Putting Green in your Backyard

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For many, putting greens are an excellent addition to a backyard that can deliver value to homeowners, their friends, and their property. They are a great place to have fun, improve your golf game, and relax. They also improve the overall look and feel of your backyard as a focal point or activity. More importantly, if you miss a short … Read More

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

things to do in vancouver during covid-19

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