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Tanning Ledge, Pool Bubblers

This is the seventh of 12 Ways to Revitalize Your Outdoor Living Area which can also be downloaded from our free eBook library.

If you haven’t heard of a tanning ledge in a pool, then you’re not alone. Some first-time pool buyers don’t realize how many features are available in today’s modern designs.

A tanning ledge can include a raised area with a shallow water pool attached, that connects to the main pool area. Some have a gradual “step down” – which mimics the effect of the beach where the ocean slowly gets deeper.

It’s a great place for tanning (obviously), but it’s also useful for visually separating the space. Kids and pets also find the tanning ledge to be a great area to play.

For those who don’t want to be fully immersed or actively swim across a pool, a tanning ledge is the perfect place to be. You can stay cool while still enjoying the pool atmosphere.

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This is the sixth of 12 Ways to Revitalize Your Outdoor Living Area which can also be downloaded from our free eBook library.

Most people don’t use their pools exclusively for swimming. The deck and patio are areas for parties, for outdoor dining, for sitting near a fire-pit, for relaxing to music, and for just about anything else you can think of!

With this ever-growing list of poolside activities expanding, many homeowners are opting to invest in extra special additions to the area.

Deck jets are a show-stopper for the families we’ve helped. Think of a major theme park, where water shoots out of the ground in a beautiful arc. We can put that at your poolside! The streams of water can emerge from your pool deck or around a special feature. The jet and nozzles that make it work are out of sight.

It’s almost a magical experience when you get to see the gentle arcs of water, creating a moving art form right in front of you.

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