Category: Pools and Spas

7 Custom Stone Furniture Ideas to Spruce Up Your Yard This Summer

The official first week of summer is right around the corner, are you ready? If you’re like most people, you can’t wait to get outdoors and soak in the sun after the long Minnesota winter. If your yard seems like it needs a little pick me up, thinks about some new stone furniture. Custom stone furniture is beautiful, durable, lasts forever and can give your yard or patio a whole new look. Read on for some fresh ideas. Fire Pits A fire pit is a great way to extend the use of your yard into the cooler fall months, and

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Tips to Turn Your Backyard into the Ideal Staycation Destination

When the summer months start to approach, people everywhere begin booking travel agents, searching getaway destinations, and budgeting vacation days. But what if there was a way to enjoy your vacations right at home? Though not often considered “vacations,” staycations – or vacations enjoyed at home – come with several benefits. You can turn your very own backyard into the perfect vacation destination with just a few changes. Landscaping Views and sightseeing play such a huge role in the process of choosing your vacation spot. A tropical island lends its beauty through gorgeous beaches and sunsets over the water. A

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5 Reasons to Get That Summer Swimming Pool Built Now

You don’t have to entertain your own cousin Eddy to get a pool of your own. Spring is an excellent time to go ahead and begin construction if you’ve been mulling over a pool for a while. Let’s take a look at some reasons you might want to get started right now and why it’ll save you both time and money in the long-run. There’s No Ideal Time to “Buy” a Pool From a contractor’s standpoint, materials cost the same year-round. Just because you missed the fall to start building a pool, doesn’t mean you have to wait until later

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Spruce Up Your Yard by Introducing a Vanishing Pond

Are you looking for that extra way to spruce up your yard? Maybe you have the perfect garden design with all the plants, flowers, and trees you wanted, but it’s still missing something. It isn’t the retreat you envisioned. Waterscaping with a vanishing pond may be just the solution to your dilemma. What Is a Vanishing Pond? A vanishing pond is also referred to as a pondless waterfall or cascading waterfall. The vanishing pond is part of a waterfall system, but differs from a traditional waterfall and holding pond. A waterfall with a vanishing pond recirculates without using a traditional pond. The

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