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For extended swimming time alot of people wish to use a Gas Heater or a Heat Pump to heat their pool.  It is recommended that you use a pool cover as well the heater for maximum energy cost savings.  Solar heating is great, but the...

Like all aquatic bugs, water boatmen lack gills; they breathe air when at the surface of the water. They frequently carry an air bubble on their body surface or under their wings, and draw oxygen from this bubble while they are underwater. Water boatmen can...

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is...

Pool designs are unlimited nowadays.  A good starting place, when planning, is to consider how your pool will be used and by whom.  Is it for family fun, maybe exercise or just to lounge beside?  Are the users mainly adults or children?  This can make a difference...

Swimming pool heating costs can be significantly reduced by using a pool cover. Use of a pool cover also can help reduce the amount of chemicals (chlorine, etc.) required by the pool. Outdoor pools gain heat from the sun, absorbing 75%–85% of the solar energy...