It goes without saying that a pool or hot tub is a top contender for the best backyard accessory. But why stop at just the pool? There are a ton of pool accessories available at most pool supply stores that can help improve the functionality and enjoyment of your pool. We’ve rounded up five of our favorite pool accessories that are sure to add some fun and excitement to your backyard. Read on to find out which ones made the list!
No more back and forth to the “land cooler” to grab a drink. With a floating cooler, you can quench your thirst without ever having to leave the pool. Easy and quick to inflate, floating coolers are the perfect accessory for all in-ground pools and above-ground pools. They can also come equipped with cup holders for a handy spot to rest your drink. You can also DIY a floating cooler by simply measuring out some rope around your cooler and feeding it through a pool noodle to fit snuggly under the handles.
Floating Putting Green
Want to practice your putts and chip-ins in the backyard? A floating putting green is the perfect pool accessory for any golf enthusiast. Perfect for parties, your guests are sure to be entertained while they try to sink a hole-in-one. Best suited for in-ground pools, floating putting greens come in a variety of shapes and sizes to suit pools of any size.
Floating Pool Speakers
What’s a pool party without your favorite summer jams? Perfect for both in-ground pools and above-ground pools, floating pool speakers are a must-have pool accessory for any backyard. Equipped with Bluetooth capabilities, you can easily pair your smartphone to play music or even listen to the play-by-play of your favorite sports team on the radio.
There are many available high-quality pool speakers that range in both price and capability, so ask an expert at your local pool supply store to make sure you get the best bang for your buck.
Inflatable Pool Floats
If you’re looking to step up from pool noodles, why not try some inflatable pool floats? They’ve skyrocketed in popularity due to the availability of oversized floats that can hold multiple people. Kick back and relax on a giant swan, unicorn, rubber ducky, or donut! Pool floats are great for both in-ground pools and above-ground pools, making inflatable toys a great accessory for any backyard.
Volleyball Pool Set
Nothing livens up a party better than some healthy competition! Easy and quick to assemble, a volleyball pool set can help get your guests energized and active. Volleyball pool sets can be secured in a number of ways, including weighted support poles, pool-side clamps, and even free-floating nets. This makes a volleyball set a perfect backyard accessory for just about any pool owner.
Looking to spruce up your backyard? Speak with one of our backyard living experts at Ace Swim & Leisure for more ideas, including how to give your yard a fresh look with some new patio furniture! Contact us today or visit one of our New York pool and spa dealerships, located conveniently in Rochester, Webster, and North Greece.