For many families, having a swimming pool in the backyard would be a dream come true - not just for the little ones, but for Mom and Dad as well. But for families with small children, a pool can seem like a safety concern. To those families, we ask, “How much have you thought about getting an above ground pool?” Aha! An above ground pool lets you enjoy the fun of having a pool while protecting … [Read more...] about An Above Ground Pool: The Win-Win for Families With Small Children
The Pool and Hot Tub Combo: How to Incorporate Both Into Your Backyard
So now that you have an inground pool in your backyard, how will you maximize its benefits? Why not have the best of both worlds and go for the pool and hot tub combo? With both in your backyard, you can enjoy a luxurious oasis that's perfect for entertaining friends and family while promoting your overall wellness. So don’t think that just because you already have a pool, you can’t effectively … [Read more...] about The Pool and Hot Tub Combo: How to Incorporate Both Into Your Backyard
Is a Swim Spa Right for Me?
The swim spa has become increasingly popular in recent years as a way to stay in shape, relax, and unwind at home. They offer a convenient and versatile way to enjoy the benefits of swimming, exercise, and hydrotherapy in a smaller, more manageable package than a traditional pool. But with so many options available on the market, it can be difficult to know if a swim spa is the right choice for … [Read more...] about Is a Swim Spa Right for Me?
Vinyl Liner Replacement: The Most Underrated Pool Renovation Project
Spring is here. It’s a time for renewal. So as Mother Nature blooms into a new state of vibrant life and beauty, you should think seriously about whether you’re due for a vinyl liner replacement once summer rolls around. We at Goodall Pools & Spas have always said that our pool projects, be they new builds or renovations, are about so much more than the pool itself. It includes the … [Read more...] about Vinyl Liner Replacement: The Most Underrated Pool Renovation Project
How Do People Use Swim Spas to Stay Fit?
Swim spas became a hot, new item in recent years as a way for people to stay fit and healthy. These large, pool-like structures are essentially a cross between a swimming pool and a hot tub. As such, they offer a variety of benefits for people looking to maintain an active lifestyle. Swim Spas for Fitness One of the primary benefits of swim spas is that they allow people to swim and … [Read more...] about How Do People Use Swim Spas to Stay Fit?
How a Hot Tub Helps the Common Cold
If you're looking for natural ways to manage the discomfort of a cold, your hot tub may be an excellent tool for your recovery. The warmth of the water and steam can help reduce inflammation, improve breathing, and ease muscle and joint pain. In addition to these physical benefits, a hot tub can also help you relax stress and anxiety away. And who doesn’t want to relieve the stress of feeling … [Read more...] about How a Hot Tub Helps the Common Cold
Pool Renovation Ideas for 2023
What does a pool renovation look like in 2023? There are plenty of ways to help transform your in-ground pool into a more functional and visually appealing space. Whether you opt for just a liner replacement or a complete backyard makeover, the coming swim season offers you new opportunities to reimagine your backyard oasis. Pool Renovation Ideas At Goodall Pools & Spas, we’ve always … [Read more...] about Pool Renovation Ideas for 2023
Hot Tub Ideas for Valentine’s Day
What are your plans for the most beloved day in February? And, no, Pennsylvanians, we don’t mean Groundhog Day. We mean the day when you actually spend romantic quality time with your beloved: Valentine’s Day! If you’re a hot tub owner, there’s an unwritten but familiar rule saying that on this day when Cupid’s arrow is set to fly, your date night better include a premium hydromassage. So how … [Read more...] about Hot Tub Ideas for Valentine’s Day
How to Tell If You Need a Vinyl Liner Replacement
Is your inground pool lined with vinyl? If so, there's a key question you should have at the front of your mind when your pool reopens in the spring: Is it time for a vinyl liner replacement? Vinyl liners are popular because they're relatively affordable and easy to install when compared to other pool materials like concrete or fiberglass. Furthermore, they allow for total customization … [Read more...] about How to Tell If You Need a Vinyl Liner Replacement
How to Clean a Spa Cover
With winter in full swing, your hot tub is bound to be a popular destination for everyone in your household. That being the case, remember that cleanliness is critical to your health and the hot tub's health. And if you want to have clean water in a clean tub, you'll need to know how to clean your spa cover. Why Clean Your Spa Cover? Maintaining a clean spa cover is non-negotiable for … [Read more...] about How to Clean a Spa Cover