Memorial Day weekend is almost here. Make sure to get ready for it. Plan out that yummy food menu, cut the grass and get those invites out. Here are some tips from Goodall Pools and Spas to make your holiday weekend a good one.
Get the Pool in Shape
Cloudy water can cause some uncomfortable conditions for your family and guests. Make sure that the pool water is balanced. Get a professional in to ensure the pool water is good. You don’t want any wrong pH levels that can cause skin or eye irritation. You just might need to fix the sanitizer levels.
Tend to the Area Surrounding the Pool
It’s likely that the area surrounding the pool will need some tender care. Be sure to trim the plants, clean the patio or deck and move the lawn. Dress the area up by adding some colorful plants. And, be sure to have some bug spray handy to ward away those unwanted pests.
Decorations and Tunes
Trump it up with some tunes and decorations. It will add to that festive mood for everyone. Get some color coordinated decorations like napkins, tablecloths and cups. This way, you can create a Memorial Day holiday theme. You can find these decorative items at places l. And to really set the mood for evening, hang some party lights on the trees or fence. To get everything dancing, play some beach music like the Beach Boys.
Keeping it Safe
Safety always comes first. Keep a close eye on the kids in the pool when you’re socializing. You may even want to assign a pool monitor of hire a lifeguard. Be sure everyone in the pool knows its depth, so they know where and where not to dive. A little bubbly always adds the festivities, but go easy on it. Be sure to have plenty of H2O to keeps your guests well hydrated in the sun.
Careful of those Rays
Everyone knows the dangers of exposure to the sun, so be sure to have some sunscreen for all of your guests. And use waterproof sunscreen. And if anyone should get eye irritation, be sure to have some eye drops on hand.
Keep Your Guests Entertained
Games always add some fun to the party. Some good ones for a pool party include relay races, inner tube races, water volleyball, sharks and minnows and Marco Polo. Check online for more pool games and activities.
Goodall Pools and Spas wants you and your guests to enjoy Memorial Day weekend. Be sure to plan it out, so everyone has fun.