Six Ideas To Service Your Inground Swimming Pool This Winter | Aqua Fun Inc. ~ Canton GA.

Here are 6 Great Ideas To Service Your Inground Swimming Pool This Winter.

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Just because it’s Winter does not mean your backyard has to shut down. Our team at Aqua Fun wants to help you keep the fun going all year long. Let’s face it, it’s fun to plan for the future with new home improvement ideas and it’s smart to maintain and enhance your points of pride. So if you are already a homeowner with an inground swimmimg pool, don’t wait until it’s time to start swimming again, start planning now!

Here are some features you can focus on to either give your pool a face-lift or new meaning.

  1. New Vinyl Liner – This is one of the best ways to give your vinyl pool a new look. It also keeps your pool maintained properly to prevent issues in the future.
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  2. Recreational Add-Ons
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    Vinyl Pool with Slide

  3. Pool Lighting
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    Dramatic Pool Lighting

  4. New Decking and Coping
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    Pool Decking

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  6. Water Features
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    Gunite Pool with Vanishing Edge

Aqua Fun Inc. would like the opportunity to help you plan for a more modern upgraded inground swimming pool that enhances your life for years to come.

If you want to build a new inground swimming pool, our award winning designer and builders can help you get the job done. There are so many choices – gunite, vinyl, fiberglass, small lap pool, vanishing edges, concrete stamped decks and smooth coping edges. Don’t get confused, call Aqua Fun (770) 419-7119 for a free no obligation consultation.

All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to know more about how you can keep your pool front and center all Winter long, then be sure to share this article and schedule your consultation here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook
Owners of Aqua Fun Inc.

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Summer Exercise | Inground Swimming Pool | Lose Weight Feel Great

Lose Weight, Feel Great Doing Summer Exercises In Your In Ground Swimming Pool

Why go to the gym this summer when you have your own personal water workout?

Youth, Adults and Seniors can benefit from the low impact, high caloric burning exercises in their own backyard swimming pools. Here are a few great blogs we found on Pinterest which we thought you might enjoy. There are plenty of swimming pool exercises you can do anytime but imagine starting your morning off with the frog jump, flutter kick and noodle bicycle regime and ending the day doing the otter roll, chest fly and hydro belly blaster.

More great exercises to do in your inground swimming pool.

Never leave your own backyard! Every morning and evening!

Swimming pool exercises have been proven to burn calories, build lean muscle and provide an amazing cardio vascular workout while having loads of family fun at the same time. Have it all with your inground swimming pool!!

Did you get a chance to check out our latest blogpost? All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to build their dream backyard swimming pool design, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook


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Summer Pool Safety Tips | Atlanta’s Top Pool Builder Tips

Atlanta’s Top Pool Builders offer Summer Pool Safety Tips

Have fun! Stay Safe - Tips from Aqua Fun Pools

Have fun! Stay Safe – Tips from Aqua Fun Pools

June is National Safety Awareness Month

There is nothing better than a fun family and friend pool party at your house. Although it can be a lot of fun and create many lifetime memories, we want them all to be good memories. We don’t want to be negative but one must always plan for the worst. What would you do if someone hurt themselves at your pool? Before anything like that ever happens, please take extra care to prevent accidents from happening in the first place. Since the month of June is National Safety Awareness Month, there is no better time than to lay out a good safety plan for your outdoor inground swimming pool.

Here are a few basic things Aqua Fun suggests you should do to prepare your family and guests:

  1. Post rules so everyone can see them
  2. Go over rules with children and young adults before they start swimming
  3. No running, dunking, pushing or rough housing
  4. Don’t dive into shallow end
  5. Always swim with a buddy
  6. Keep approved safety devices such as life preservers, pool noodles, rope, life hook and boogie boards easily accessible
  7. Remain focused on small child at all times
  8. Add 4 sided fencing around pool with child safe self latching and self closing gate
  9. Add pool alarm once party moves indoors you’ll want to stay vigilant
  10. Identify any new swimmers, best is that all swimmers are experienced
  11. Keep charged cell phone handy at all times
  12. Wear sunscreen, don’t get sun poisoning
  13. Evacuate pool in rain or coming storm
  14. Grown ups should not drink alcohol and swim nor be in charge of children at the pool

A lot of it is common sense and you’d be surprised how easily tragedy can strike so always be vigilant!

Have fun - Keep Family Safe!

Have fun – Keep Family Safe!

According to the CDC, did you know:

  • Children: Children ages 1 to 4 have the highest drowning rates. In 2014, among children 1 to 4 years old who died from an unintentional injury, one-third died from drowning.1,2 Among children ages 1 to 4, most drownings occur in home swimming pools.2 Drowning is responsible for more deaths among children 1-4 than any other cause except congenital anomalies (birth defects).1 Among those 1-14, fatal drowning remains the second-leading cause of unintentional injury-related death behind motor vehicle crashes.1  

Check out our Pool Safety Pinterest Board

We appreciate your interest in our pool blog.

Thank you,
Andrew and Rachel Cook

Owners of Aqua Fun Inc.

Outdoor Living in North Atlanta | New Inground Swimming Pool Builder and Renovations | Aqua Fun Inc. April 2016

Enjoy outdoor living in your new North Atlanta Inground Swimming Pool Build or Renovation.

There’s no doubt that your home becomes a summer retreat when you have the right set up. Start preparing for a fantastic summer and vacation every day! This takes planning and hiring the right contractors to help bring your outdoor living space to life. Let your search start here with us.

Need inspiration?

Check out the synergy created with this local builder. Let Aqua Fun get your backyard oasis started!

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Outdoor Living at it’s best!

Aqua Fun Equals Summer Fun

Invite your family, friends and neighbors over to cook on the grill in your outdoor kitchen or cozy up by the fireplace and roast marshmallows over the built-in fire pit.  All of this takes planning and design. Let our team at Aqua Fun assist you in planning out the perfect summer fun scenario.

Built by Pyramid Builders Group, preferred Custom Builder of Aqua Fun

Built by Pyramid Builders Group, preferred Custom Builder of Aqua Fun

Our team at Aqua Fun will be able to offer solutions for your backyard pool and living space that you won’t get with other pool builders in North Georgia or Metro Atlanta. The partnerships with local builders, landscaping companies and other service providers will save you money, time and headaches. You will receive the service and price break only a small business can offer.

Design your new inground swimming pool and outdoor kitchen to suite your family’s wants and needs. Remodel your existing pool with tile, stone, PebbleTec, water features, in water sun shelves, vanishing edge, beach entrances and swim up bars. Build your new gunite, vinyl or fiberglass inground pool with your own flair which may include underwater illumination, recreational add-on’s and waterfall’s.

Did you get a chance to check out our latest blogpost? All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to build their dream backyard swimming pool design, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook

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Spring Into Your Swimming Pool & Spa | Aqua Fun Inground Pools

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Aqua Fun will help you Spring into your Custom Paradise Swimming Pool & Spa!

We know, you’re that neighbor who has weekend ‘get-togethers’ where the sounds of Spring also include the sounds of laughter and joy. You know there is nothing better than creating great memories and building the Custom Paradise Swimming Pool & Spa you’ve always wanted. Stop dreaming about that Custom Paradise Swimming Pool & Spa, contact us today for a free consultation.

There are various options for pool styles and designs. Speak with an Aqua Fun consultant about your choices.

Maybe you’re not into entertaining others? Perhaps your paradise is resting on a float with the sound of a waterfall in the background? If that’s the case, Zen styled pools are popular and reflect a quiet serene paradise. How else might you want to enhance your life? Consider these tropical, Mediterranean, European, mountain resort or Florida cottage style themes for inspiration when designing your new inground swimming pool.

Vinyl with Sheer Descent Waterfall

Vinyl with Sheer Descent Waterfall

The perfect time to start designing and building an inground pool is right now. Whether you want to relax by the pool or invite people over, your investment in a new inground swimming pool will be worth every cent. It’s time to create the paradise you’ve been dreaming about! 

We might be getting hit by excessive pollen in North Metro Atlanta, but don’t let hold you back from clearer days ahead and setting up your no obligation consultation. Did you get a chance to check out our latest blogpost? All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to build their dream backyard swimming pool, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook

Leap Year – Leap into Spring with a New Inground Swimming Pool

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Leap into Spring with a New Inground Swimming Pool

Are you enjoying the great weather here in Metro Atlanta – North Atlanta? It’s feeling like swimming pool weather to us. Don’t waste anymore time thinking about your dream pool, go ahead and schedule your free estimate and swim by the end of Spring. Take a look at some photos of our latest new inground swimming pool installations and designs .

Do you know what type of swimming pool you’re looking for? Do you want vinyl, fiberglass or gunite? Not sure what the differences are? Check out our pool comparison webpage if you want to learn more. Do you have a small yard? We can design a pool that works for your backyard space.

Did you get a chance to check out our latest blogpost? All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to build their dream backyard swimming pool design, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook

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Here are 5 Pinterest Boards That Will Get You Dreaming About Your Backyard Swimming Pool | January 2016

Check Out Aqua Fun Pinterest Boards And Start Dreaming About Your Backyard Swimming Pool This Spring.

If you are living in Metro Atlanta then you are probably wishing Spring would hurry up and get here. You’ve been talking and we’ve been listening on social media. Here is what we’ve noticed…the cold weather is nice but you’re already dreaming of swimming in your swimming pool this Spring. Whether you already have a backyard inground pool or are planning to build your gunite, fiberglass or vinyl inground pool, you can count on Aqua Fun for all your pool design, installation and maintenance needs, so start making the dream a reality and schedule your complimentary consultation today.

Get Inspired!

1. Live Like A Celebrity – Luxurious Celebrity Swimming Pools

You don’t have to be a celebrity to feel like you are living the life of luxury.

Follow Rachel Cook’s board Celebrities & Pools on Pinterest

2. Swim Workout – Change Up Your Mundane Exercise Program

It’s Winter so you’re probably going to the gym or working out indoors if you’re even exercising at all. If you are very active or want to be, swimming is an excellent way to stay in shape and live longer.

Follow Rachel Cook’s board Swimming Pool Exercises on Pinterest. 

3. Enjoy Life! – Poolside Treats With Family & Friends

When you have a pool, family and friends always find their way over. We put together this Pinterest board especially for the foodies in your family. Half the fun is preparing these delicious poolside treats like grilled Georgia Peaches and Raspberry Lemonade Slushies. Create those special memories by the pool. 

Follow Rachel Cook’s board Poolside Treats on Pinterest.

4. Relax – Create Peaceful Backyard Oasis

Come home after a hard days work and hop in the pool. Listen to the sound of a water flowing from your pool fountain or cascading over the spa edge. Enjoy peaceful time on the weekends relaxing poolside with the ones you love. Surround yourself with things that make you feel happy. 

Follow Rachel Cook’s board Relax Poolside on Pinterest.

5. Valentine Gift Idea – New Pool / Pool Upgrade  For The One You Love

Aqua Fun will be happy to offer a decorative gift certificate showing the new pool design you chose or photo of the vibrant pool lighting or hot spa you’re having added to the current pool design if you call and mention this blog post. It’s a great way to reveal your Valentine’s Day Gift and prove how much you love them. Be sure to ask for the Valentine Gift Certificate when you schedule your consultation.

Follow Rachel Cook’s board Valentine’s Day Poolside on Pinterest.

 

Did you get a chance to check out our latest blogpost Aqua Fun and San Juan Pools Partner For Best Inground Fiberglass Pool Install? We think you’ll learn a lot. All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to know more about planning their backyard swimming pool design, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook

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Winterize Your North Georgia Inground Swimming Pool – November 2015 – Aqua Fun Inc.

Have You Winterized Your North Georgia Inground Swimming Pool Yet?

North Georgia weather is forecast to be wet and chilly this 2015-2016 winter season according to the Farmer’s Almanac. If you have not made preparations to close your pool for the winter, then now is a great time to do it before the first official Fall Frost on November 15th, 2015 as predicted by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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You can choose Mesh and Solid Safety Covers

If you’d like to learn more about the actual process of Winterizing your inground swimming pool then check out our past article called Winterizing.  A brief synopsis of what it means to Winterize your inground pool is to treat and clean it really well, lower the water level a little bit, get water out of the drains and pipes so it does not freeze or crack, then cover the pool.

You can choose between a mesh cover or solid cover, our past article goes more into depth on solid or mesh safety winter covers. There are pro’s and con’s to both. If you decide to go with a solid cover then you’ll need a submersible pump to get excess water that accumulates. A mesh cover is nice because the water passes through. A mesh cover is also lower maintenance during the off-season for this reason.

If all this is to daunting for your busy schedule, please call us to schedule your pool closing this Winter.

Bonus Tip to Winterizing your North Georgia Inground Swimming Pool: Check the tree’s around your home and pool, with the extra rainy season coming our way this year, the ground will be wetter, softer and dead and/or weak tree’s will come down. Make sure any overhanging branches are trimmed back and not susceptible to falling onto your swimming pool safety cover or roof. It can do major damage!

Winterize Your North Georgia Inground Swimming Pool – Call Today! (770) 419-7119.

Thank you,
Rachel & Andy Cook
Owners & Operators of Aqua Fun Pools in Canton.

Schedule Your Inground Pool Design and Installation | Aqua Fun Inc. | October 2015

Inground Pool Design & Installation

You’ve thought about it enough, now it’s time to schedule a consultation for your dream pool and spa. You can’t go wrong with Aqua Fun Inc. if price, beauty, quality and professionalism are important to you.These guys are the North Georgia swimming pool experts!

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Aqua Fun designs and builds beautiful swimming pools!

The Aqua Fun Team

Aqua Fun’s owner is the lead builder & designer with decades of direct experience in the swimming pool industry and has been building / designing swimming pools in North Georgia for 20+ years. Andy and Rachel Cook are the owners and operators; a husband and wife team who take pride in the work Aqua Fun offers it’s customers. You know you are getting top notch, quality service when you hire Aqua Fun to build your in-ground swimming pool and spa.

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Water features added to your backyard pool makes your swimming experience even better!

Price of your inground pool and spa

You won’t find a pool builder out there who will offer you the quality work Aqua Fun provides for the price. We can’t give you a number off the cuff because each pool is unique to the home and is determined after an initial consultation with the wants and needs of the homeowner in mind. Things that can determine price is the size, shape, style (gunite, vinyl, fiberglass), add-on‘s such as lighting, waterfalls, slides or spa. Aqua Fun also provides decking options to consider. If you need financing, Aqua Fun has partnered with the best pool, check it out.

A few more things that will consider the cost of a new inground pool and/or spa is whether you want to consider a Salt Water pool. Aqua Fun is Salt Water pool specialists and can counsel you on the pro’s and con’s of operating a Salt Water Pool. Also, take a quick look at 2015 Pool Trends for ideas and inspiration.

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Backyard vacation!

Beautiful Backyard Pool

Making your home an enjoyable place for family and friends is what it’s all about for so many people. Adding a swimming pool and/or spa can add tremendous beauty to a backyard. Being able to sit on a lounge chair by the crystal clear water while hearing the sound of a waterfall or spa bubbling is magic! Imagine having the beauty of a new pool with enhancing landscape work, outdoor furniture and the sound of laughter…your backyard has just become that outdoor oasis you’ve always wanted.

So stop dreaming, make it happen! Call 770-419-7119 or schedule your consultation today so you can tell your family what they are getting for Christmas. Most people may not think Winter is a good time to schedule a new inground pool install, but we think it’s the best time! Don’t miss last month’s blogpost about Swimming Pools and Real Estate.

Be sure to follow us on social media for more tips, specials and inspiration!

Thank you,

Andy & Rachel Cook
Owners & Innovators of Aqua Fun Inc.

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Tips For Buying Or Selling Your Home With A Swimming Pool – Aqua Fun Inc.

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Tips For Buying Or Selling Your Home With A Swimming Pool in Georgia

Will a swimming pool increase the value of your home or could it actually decrease the value. Here in Georgia and the Southeast where the climate stays warmer most of the year, a swimming pool could  increase the property value from 5 to 10 percent according to the National Association of Realtors. If you are buying or selling a home with a pool, our team at Aqua Fun would like to offer these tips and suggestions to make your dream home something you can really dive into.

Buying your dream Home with a Swimming Pool

Here’s what to check for:
  • Condition – look for obvious warning signs such as cracks, pealing or loose vinyl liner and clarity of the water. Is it well maintained?
  • Style – does it fit the neighborhood? Does it leave room in your yard for more?
  • Age – does it need updating? Will it need to be replaced or repaired while you live in the home.
  • Safety – are there safety covers or gates around the pool?

These are all factors one should take into account when interested in buying a home with a swimming pool. It all helps with the resale value, when and if, you decide to sell the home again in the future. If you want to make an offer, ask to see the maintenance records and schedule a pool inspection along with the standard home inspection during due diligence.

Selling Your Home with a Swimming Pool

Here’s what you should do to add value to your home in the eyes of a buyer:
  • Stage the pool area and sell the lifestyle.
  • Hire us to clean the drains & water.
  • Scrub any stains on pool tile or decking.
  • Keep detailed maintenance records.
  • Landscape it! – “Landscaping adds an average of 14.8% to the value of a home. These homes sell as much as five to six weeks faster than homes without landscaping”, says SwimmingPool.com.

You can make sure your swimming pool is a wonderful asset when selling your home. It’s vital to have the pool in pristine shape so you can impress potential buyers.

Did you get a chance to check out our August Is The Time To Plan And Tend To Your Backyard Pool Landscape – Inground Pools Blog? We think you’ll have a lot of fun with it. All of us here at Aqua Fun Inc would like to thank you for reading our blog! If you know anyone who would like to know more about planning their backyard swimming pool design, then be sure to share this article or simply call Aqua Fun Inc. today – (770) 419-7119 or schedule time to talk here.

Thank you,
Rachel and Andrew Cook