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Archive for April, 2012

#13: Keep Bug Repellant Out of Cool Pools

Posted by Joe On April 18th

Cool Pools - No Mosquitos

This is the 13th installment of “14 Ways to Make a Splash with Pool Safety which is available as a Free download from our eBook library.

Unfortunately, buggy summers are a reality for most of us in southwest Florida. Mosquitoes, gnats and no-see-ums can turn your pleasant pool dreams into a nightmare. How can you reclaim your favorite pool space without these pesky bugs?

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#12: Safe Pool and Spa Play Means Sunscreen

Posted by Joe On April 4th

Cape Coral Pools - Wear Sunscreen

This is the 12th installment of “14 Ways to Make a Splash with Pool Safetywhich is available as a Free download from our eBook library.

If you have built a new pool and spa, then you know it’s a great way to cool off on the sweltering summer days in southwest Florida.

To enjoy the sun responsibly, it’s essential to use sunscreen. It doesn’t matter if you think you don’t burn – everyone is affected by UV radiation. According to SkinCancer.org, both UVA and UVB rays are dangerous to the skin, and can induce skin cancer, including melanoma. Blistering sunburns in early childhood increase risk, but cumulative exposure also may be a factor. People who live in locations that have more sunlight — like Florida, Hawaii, and Australia — develop more skin cancers.

The best way to protect yourself is by…

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