Author Archives: Tim Albers

Some Fun Facts About Pools

Some Fun Facts About Pools -Swimming became and Olympic event in 1896 -The oldest concrete pool was built in 1915 -The first filtration system was introduced in 1910 -Residential swimming pools became popular after World War II -The US National … Continue reading

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2019 Season

With winter fast approaching, we have already started getting ready for the 2019 season!! Most of our ordering for the 2019 season is already done. We placed orders in September and October 2018. That may seem crazy to order that … Continue reading

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It will be here soon!

Anyone know what that’s for? Anyone???? If you guessed the return of College football you were right!! More importantly the return of UC football to Nippert stadium!! The $85 million dollar renovation will be the crown jewel in what has … Continue reading

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10 years ago, April 30th

I can’t believe it will be 10 years on April 30th that Eastgate Pools and Spas lost one of our employees!! Matt Buehler was a great man, friend, loyal employee to many around our store and he is missed by … Continue reading

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March Madness is HERE!!!

I know it doesn’t look like it outside, but March Madness is here!! This by far, to me, is the greatest sports month of the year!! The Reds are in spring training, NASCAR has started again, free agent signings for … Continue reading

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Are we going to get a Spring this year?

This year has been pretty crazy for weather in Cincinnati and this spring looks no different! I was hoping we could get an early start with pool openings, but it doesn’t really look that way so far. Regardless of how … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Did you know? That the White House Pool was built in 1975 by President Gerald Ford. To make the pool more efficient, the pool cabana was renovated for better solar heating. There was a swimming pool built inside by FDR … Continue reading

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UC Football………It Sure Has Come a Long Way!!!!

UC Football………………it sure has come a long way!! I can remember when I was growing up, going to Nippert Stadium to see the Bearcats play and honestly it wasn’t to see the Bearcats play, but to see Shaun Burdick punt. I know … Continue reading

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