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The Beginner’s Guide to Playing Pool

Eight ball and other pool balls on a billiards table.

Pool is a seriously fun game that many people enjoy all over the world. It’s possible you’ve seen some of the crazy trick shot competitions on TV. Though you may not be a pool wiz anytime soon, it’s a great game to play for home leisure, and a pool table is a great way to accent a game room. While many people around the world enjoy pool, it may seem a little complicated for beginners. However, pool is actually an easy game to pick up with the right guidance.

5 Accessories Every Pool Table Needs

Pool table, balls and queue

If you’ve recently bought a pool table for home leisure, there’s probably some essential accessories you need. Pool accessories will not only make your game room look more complete, but also make playing a quick game of pool easier. There are many different pool accessories on the market. However, many of them are gimmicky and not necessary. Below, Ace Swim & Leisure has compiled the top five pool accessories that will give you a bang for your buck!

Easing Headache Pain with a Hot Tub

Illuminated hot tub at night.

Many people experience painful headaches on a daily basis, making it difficult to concentrate on daily tasks. Headaches can be caused by various reasons, but in the modern age of technology, people typically suffer from headaches due to activities such as sitting at a computer desk, which causes tension in the shoulders and neck. With some headaches so severe that they cause disruption to daily life, it’s common to see people reach for a bottle of pain relief medication, but even that sometimes doesn’t ease the pain completely. Fortunately, headache frequency can be reduced with regular use of a hot tub.

Steps to Closing Your Swimming Pool

Person testing the water in their swimming pool.

At the end of a beautiful, relaxing summer season, you know it is time for winter prep - cleaning the grill, mowing and raking the yard, putting away your outdoor toys in the shed, and more. But are you familiar with what you need to do to close down your above-ground swimming pool? These five simple steps will guide you through keeping your surface pool safe, undamaged, and ready to resume operation next year.

Using Your Hot Tub to Treat Arthritis

Water flowing in a Jacuzzi Hot Tub from a waterfall feature.

Those who suffer from arthritis often struggle with chronic aches and pain in their joints. Trying to find a reliable and safe solution from the ongoing discomfort can feel exhausting and overwhelming in itself. While prescription medication has been shown to help relieve the symptoms of arthritis, many people find that it simply isn’t enough to help them feel free from pain. Fortunately, for those of you who may be facing the pain of arthritis on a daily basis, a long and leisurely soak in a hot tub may be exactly what you need to help you get lasting relief from this serious condition.

What is the SmartTub™ System?

Woman using the SmartTub System from her cellphone.

With the new introduction of smart technology, enjoying your personal spa truly could not be easier! In the past, if you wanted to soak in your hot tub, you would have to manually fuss with the controls. Constantly hopping in and out of your hot tub could quickly become an inconvenience, sapping you of your pleasure when you use your spa. However, with the SmartTub™ System, you can now manipulate the controls of your spa with a convenient app on your smart phone. Without a doubt, the SmartTub™ System has added an extra element of enjoyment to your nightly dip in your personal spa!

Top 5 Most-Common Hot Tub Problems

Top 5 Most-Common Hot Tub Problems

Owning a hot tub should always be a wonderful experience that is most special to you. You really want to maximize the amount of time you spend in there, as it is such a cool way of relaxing your body after a long day. However, a hot tub is a machine, and like all machines, it may require a repair, maintenance or an upgrade from time to time. Luckily, these are problems that can be looked into and rectified either at home by you or by professionals who specialize in these kinds of repairs.

Top 6 Myths About Hot Tubs and Spas

Top 6 Myths About Hot Tubs and Spas

Hot tubs are often seen as luxurious leisure products, which can contribute to the reason as to why not as many homes having them in their backyards. When in reality, hot tubs have become more and more affordable and attainable, offering many wonderful health benefits and helping create a more social backyard. This myth that they are unattainable products is one of many that we hear from time to time, which we are going to dive into within this article.

5 Fun Things to Do in Your Swimming Pool

Mom and baby playing in the swimming pool.

If you have ever been out to a public pool, then you know they are usually heavily laden with rules about what you can or cannot do in the water. In addition to overcrowding issues that take away from the luxury of enjoying the mixture of warm sunshine and cool water in peace, there can be strict limitations to time. With a pool in your own backyard, however, the sky's the limit and there is nothing to stop you from enjoying it on your own terms. When you buy one of the best above-ground pools available through Ace Swim & Leisure, you are not only receiving a durable, affordable means of refreshing yourself throughout those hot summer days, but also ensuring the freedom to do whatever you want - whenever you want to do it.

Planning the Perfect Poolside Date Night

Man and woman having fun in the pool

Whether with a long-time partner or a new love, the number one thing many of us want with the person we choose to spend time with is the ability to have a good time together. Especially when the temperatures start to get as hot as our dates, the best way to entice them to linger just a little bit longer is finding a way to keep them cool in the heat. With Ace Swim & Leisure, we have pretty much everything you need for planning the perfect evening by the pool.

The Benefits of Pool Solar Covers

Little girl playing in the swimming pool.

If you have a swimming pool, whether it’s in-ground or above-ground, you likely have a pool cover for it. Many people assume these covers are all about the same, but they actually aren’t. While many are more or less tarps, there are a number of other options you can use, including pool solar covers. These covers look more like bubble wrap than a tarp. They’re designed to collect the heat from the sun and from the water in the pool. This provides several different benefits for your swimming pool.

Why You Need an Above-Ground Pool Cover

Close up of a pool cover

There’s no sense in taking down your above-ground pool and putting it back up during the cooler months or when you’re not using it, though, which is why you need to have a cover on it. Above-ground pool covers are similar to in-ground covers in a number of ways, and it’s important to cover both types of pools for several different reasons.

Can I Hang a TV Over My Fireplace?

TV hung over a fireplace in a white, modern living room.

Hanging a TV over your new fireplace can seem like a natural choice. It looks great and enhances the focal point of your room. There are several factors you should take into consideration before mounting your television, however. Our valuable tips will help you decide if installing your TV above the fireplace is the right choice for you.

Activities to Do with Your Family Around the Fireplace

Built-in fireplace area

There is nothing quite so relaxing as spending time near the fireplace on a cool night. It’s ideal for a bit of alone time with a good book or some soft music, but gathering around the fireplace can also be a great way for your family to spend some quality time together. Read on for some fun ideas on how to enhance your family time with the help of your fireplace area.

Swimming Pool Accessories Every Pool Owner Needs

Inflatable donut floating in the pool.

A pool is always a lot of fun. Not only is it a great way to cool off on a humid summer day, but it’s also a wonderful way to have fun with the family or get in some low-impact fitness. If you want your swimming pool to be central to your enjoyment of the hot summer months, however, you need to have the right accessories.

Proper pool accessories should accomplish three things: your safety, your enjoyment in the water and the ability to relax poolside.

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