Top Reasons to Heat Your Swimming Pool This Winter!
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There are few pleasures in life more wonderful than a luxurious swim in your pool on a beautiful summer day. Backyard picnics, barbeques, and family get-togethers: your swimming pool is at the center of it all. Let’s face it – you love your pool. But when the days grow shorter and the air becomes brisk, do you really have to pack up your bathing suit and head for warmer climates? Absolutely not! There are a great many reasons to extend your swimming season and heat your pool this winter. We’ll give you the lowdown on why.
For the sheer joy of it
All things considered, what is the single most important reason for heating your swimming pool? Because you deserve it. Imagine the sheer pleasure of swimming in complete comfort any day of the year. Owning a swimming pool is a privilege and a joy that shouldn’t be restricted merely to warmer months of the year. Enjoy more opportunities for recreation and togetherness with your family and friends by heating your pool. You’ll also get the satisfaction of knowing you are truly getting the most from your investment.
Swimming is one the best forms of cardiovascular exercise you can participate in. Swimming is low-impact and places no excessive stress on joints and muscles. Anyone can enjoy the benefits of this beneficial activity, from the very young to the elderly. Even those who suffer from arthritis and other debilitating diseases can enjoy a swim. Heating your swimming pool also eliminates the risk of excessive body heat loss as a result of exposure to cold temperatures.
It’s not as expensive as you might think
Heating your swimming pool can be affordable. If you are like the millions of Americans who drive extended distances to enjoy resort facilities, you may actually end up saving quite a bit of money by simply enjoying your heated pool at home. Here are a few tips to help you heat your pool while conserving energy.
• Keep a thermometer in your pool to ensure the water temperature is appropriate.
• Set your thermostat at the lowest comfortable setting.
• Lower the thermostat to 70 degrees when the pool is unused for extended periods.
• Protect your pool from wind using a fence, hedge, or other windbreak.
• Use a pool cover when your pool is not in use.
• Explore solar heating options, which can be an effective money-saving alternative.
• Keep your pool properly maintained.
Don’t let colder temperatures spoil your fun this winter. Heating your pool can effectively double or even triple your swimming season. It’s your pool, so enjoy it. Heat it! For information on our Holbrook Pool Service and Holiday Specials contact us today! We are now serving Smithtown Masonry, Landscaping, Hardscape, and Brick Repair in all of the Suffolk County areas!