Author Archives: Pool Icons Team

10 Must-Have Home Swimming Pool Additions

swimming pool additions

Elevate your backyard from the ordinary to the oasis with these ten must-have home swimming pool additions. Whether you’re just breaking ground on your brand new backyard or you’re looking to add to your current pool setup, these must-haves will make all the difference when it comes to enjoying your own piece of paradise. Go […]

Small Home Swimming Pools Are In: Here’s Why

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Pool sales skyrocketed in the United States and Europe during the Covid-19 pandemic, as people stayed home and tried to find activities to fill their days. Many turned to pool contractors to transform their backyard into a private oasis so they could enjoy some fun family time and R&R in the comfort of their own […]

How to Build an Eco-Friendly Swimming Pool

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If you’re only familiar with traditional pool maintenance methods, you may be surprised at the new environmentally conscious options. There are several unique ways to make your pool a little more “green” and most of them are easy to do. If you’re looking for a few simple ways to build an eco-friendly swimming pool, we’ve […]

6 Swimming Pool Construction Questions, Answered

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If you’re thinking about building a pool in your backyard, you probably have a lot of pool construction questions as you plan. After all, this is a big step to take toward improving your Southern California home, so it’s important to ask questions before construction begins. The following answers to these common pool construction questions […]

Landscaping on a Budget: 10 Cost-Effective Ways to Update Your Backyard

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Are you ready to bring your backyard to life? With temperatures climbing and the kids out of school, being outside is where you belong. But while backyard upgrades can be inexpensive, starting your next project can feel daunting. Luckily, there are some easy and affordable ways to give your backyard the makeover it needs. Here […]

When Should I Update My Pool? 7 Signs That You Need to Remodel Your Pool

signs that you need to remodel your pool

With summer in full swing, there’s nothing better than having your very own pool to cool off in to relax. But maintenance issues can turn your backyard paradise into a chore, especially if you find yourself noticing problem after problem. Pools require maintenance and choosing to remodel your pool can keep it working efficiently and […]

How Much Does Building a Pool Cost? 8 Factors That Affect Your Pool Estimate

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When installing a swimming pool in your backyard, there are several factors you need to consider during the design process that will heavily affect your pool estimate and total cost. While a standard inground pool in Southern California costs an average of $35,000, the prices may be as low as $20,000 or rise up to […]

Things to Watch For When Buying a Home with a Backyard Pool

buying a home with a backyard pool

Buying a home with a residential pool is a dream for many people. Having the luxury of swimming whenever you want and not having to share the pool with others is an attractive prospect. However, if you’re considering buying a home with a pool, then there are some things you’ll need to be aware of. […]

FAQs About Building a California Residential Pool

California residential pool builders

Here at Pool Icons, we pride ourselves on designing and building world-class residential pools in California. We want you to have confidence through every step of the process, which means making every aspect as crystal clear as the waters you’ll soon be enjoying.  As trusted California pool builders, we’ve helped hundreds of homeowners across the […]