Approximately 20 years ago, when my sons were much younger, something happened that made me realize that I am a dog lover. Our yellow Labrador retriever, Ellie, died suddenly after 10 years of providing our family with constant joy and me with a running partner. I remember it like it was yesterday—as it was very difficult on our family. Our youngest son, who was responsible for feeding Ellie, kept … [Read more...] about Swimming Pools & Dogs
Most pool contractors in the area are busier than normal for this time of year. Although the mild winter that we are experiencing might be a factor, I would imagine that the strong economy, low interest rates, and the growth that the DFW Metroplex is experiencing are the primary drivers. While many people in the area already have pools, others are trying to decide whether or not they … [Read more...] about The Pros and Cons of Pool Ownership
Most pool builders are asked two questions more than they hear other questions — and those questions are: “What is the best time of year to build a swimming pool?”“How do I begin the planning process for a swimming pool?” Following are the answers to these very common questions: What is the best time of year to build a swimming pool? The answer will probably not surprise you — it is … [Read more...] about Don’t Wait – Now is the Best Time to Begin Planning a Pool!