Author Archives: Tina

Pool Filter Sand

The end of the swim season is a great time to swap out the sand in your filter! Sand needs to be changed every three to five seasons, to ensure the best filtration for your pool. This is also a … Continue reading

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Externship

Soooo, I’m starting my fourth week of a 12 week externship in Dental Assisting. I. AM. EXHAUSTED!!!! I will be working 7 days a week for the duration (it’ll all be worth it in the end)! There’s a lot of … Continue reading

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Rain Rain Go Away

With all of this rain we have been experiencing lately, you may be noticing some problems with your swimming pool. First things first…If your water is more than halfway up your skimmer, you should drain some water down until you … Continue reading

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Independence Day

No, I’m not talking about the alien movie featuring Will Smith. I’m talking about a day for us Americans to rejoice in our freedom! Fire up the grills, set off your fireworks, and FLY YOUR AMERICAN FLAGS! President Eisenhower submitted … Continue reading

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New Umbrellas

Our newest shipment of umbrellas have made it to the sales floor! We have brought in a few different styles this year such as the Starlight umbrella. We have many different styles and sizes, as well as many different fabric … Continue reading

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The Reds aren’t the only game in town

I’m super excited that my son will be starting kid-pitch baseball this year!!! I played softball for nine years, and am ready for the more competitive games from here on out!!! The boys have already started batting cage, pitching and … Continue reading

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School. School. School.

I’m sooooo sick of being a student. I have about 6 more months of college to go before I can officially say I’m done with school!!! I. Can’t. Wait!!! My externship starts in April and I’m super nervous yet very … Continue reading

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GEOCACHING

GEOCACHING- A MODERN TWIST ON SCAVENGER HUNTING Geocaching is an outdoor activity, in which participants use a GPS device and other navigating techniques to hide and seek containers, called “geocaches” or “caches”, anywhere in the world. Basically, you download a … Continue reading

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Fireglass & Beads

We just received our newest shipment of glass pieces and beads for firepit tables. If you’re looking for a new look for your firepit, come see our new options. They are made by American Fireglass and can also be used … Continue reading

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Water Chemistry Misconceptions

     There is no system that we can put you on to sanitize your pool that requires “no work”. No matter what sanitation program we set you up on, you MUST continue to balance your pH, alkalinity, stabilizer and … Continue reading

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I Love the 80’s!

My friends and family can tell you that I am an 80’s FREAK! I love it! Now, I don’t go so far as to dress in those terrible clothes, but I wish I were just a tad bit older during … Continue reading

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Take a Walk in the Park Day

March 30th- every year Don’t miss out on “Take a Walk in the Park Day”. It’s a great opportunity for exercise and relaxation. Are you stressed out? A walk in the park is just what the doctor ordered. It’s calming … Continue reading

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Winter Olympics Approaching Fast

We are rapidly approaching the 2014 winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia. The opening ceremony is scheduled to air here on February 7 at 7:30 on NBC. Since they are 9 hours ahead of us, a lot of the games … Continue reading

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Skiing!

I went skiing for the first time on New Years Eve, at Perfect North Slopes. I had an absolute blast. It’s really fun to try something new, especially when you end up doing really well at it. I had a … Continue reading

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Birthday!

So my birthday just so happens to be on New Year’s Eve. Let me just tell you my opinion on having this day as a birthday. IT STINKS!!! Okay, so when I was a child, my parents would always go … Continue reading

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