Category : Swimming Pools & Water Fountains & Ponds : Home & Garden

About Outdoor Faucets

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Outdoor faucets are the norm instead of the unusual these days. There is enough of a variety available to enable you to customize an outdoor water system to do just what you need it too. You have functional as well as decorative options available that will make your outdoor life much more comforta

How to Clean a Hayward Heater

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The Hayward company manufactures heaters for pools and spas designed for residential use. The heaters come in several different models, and each has a specific cleaning and maintenance routine. All Hayward models do need burner and heat exchanger cleaning, as well as a general cleaning of the outsid

What to Use for a Cloudy Pool

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Pool owners all dread the prospect of cloudy pool water. A variety of reasons can contribute to cloudy pool water. Cloudy pool water is an indication of bigger problems ahead. If you begin to notice that your pool's water is cloudy, you need to address the situation immediately, or else the cloudy w

Fish Pond Help

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Fishponds can add a beautiful touch to your backyard or garden. While fishponds do require a lot of work, they are also very rewarding. Goldfish, koi, mosquito fish and red minnows all do well in backyard ponds and can live many years. Check with your local garden center or bookstore for information

Patio Chair Plant Holder

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If you like the look of garden furniture that looks like it's been left out in the garden -- for decades, perhaps -- then you just might find it at an antique store. While antique stores used to be the first go-to place for all things vintage, flea markets, online auction sites and sources like

Proper Hot Tub Care

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If you're like most people, a hot tub is a sizable investment. You'll want to do all you can to prolong the life of your tub and to make sure it operates at peak efficiency. Thus, you need to know everything you can about proper hot tub care. The majority of hot tubs are designed to last f

110 And 115 Volt Hot Tubs

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Finding a hot tub can be difficult. There seems to be only one-sided information from manufacturers and hardly any websites devoted to helping you find your perfect hot tub. If you rent, live in a small space, or must comply to strict HOA rules, a 110 Volt or 115 Volt hot tub may be your only choice

How to Adjust a Bubbler

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Few things in life are more refreshing than a cold drink from a bubbler on a hot, summer day. Grabbing a drink is a difficult, however, if the fountain isn't working properly. Sometimes its flow may be too strong, creating an overly-powerful stream and a lot of splash. Other times, the flow is too w