Waterscapes selected as the winner for best pool builder in the Herald-Tribune’s 2021 Readers’ Choice awards.

Waterscapes Pools & Spas has been selected as the winner for best pool builder in Sarasota, Manatee and Venice in the Herald-Tribune’s 2021 Readers’ Choice awards. Waterscapes has been a winner or finalist in this category in each of the three geographic areas every year since 2015. Each year, Herald-Tribune readers are asked who they considered to be the best businesses in Sarasota and Manatee

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Waterscapes Pools & Spas Donates $1,000 to Water Smart Tots

Waterscapes Pools & Spas, a sister company of Neal Communities, has contributed $1,000 to Water Smart Tots, a nonprofit dedicated to eliminating pediatric drowning in Hillsborough County. Founded by Kari Bahour in September 2014, Water Smart Tots promotes awareness through water safety education and by providing access to survival swimming skills to infants and young children, ages 12 months to 6 years, who are financially

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Child barriers are an important part of pool safety

The Importance of Pool Safety

May marks the unofficial start of pool season for many pool owners. As the school year comes to an end, you may already have plans to make the most of your lanai from casual days outside to poolside parties for the summer holidays. The thoughts of barbeques, blue waters and fireworks during the Fourth of July will get you excited to kick off another pool

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The Significance of Pool Water Temperature

One key advantage of Southwest Florida is the rare opportunity to enjoy refreshing dips in a pool year-round. With the warmer weather, many pool owners enjoy being able to jump into those clear blue waters and cool off after a long day. However, even cool waters can be too cold for a dip, requiring a change in water temperature! While not as dramatic as other

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The Best Pool Type

A pool is the ultimate amenity for any homeowner, offering a breathtaking aesthetic and a perfect escape any time of day. Whether it’s a relaxing retreat or the entertainment center for your next party, many agree that the crystal-clear waters are a sight to behold. While a pool’s overall appearance should be at the top of your mind, the material making the foundation of your

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Pool Care During Winter

One major advantage to living in Florida is the year-round warm weather. This almost endless summer provides us with the rare opportunity to keep our beautiful pools open all year and dive into crystal clear waters at our own leisure. However, with packed schedules and lower temperatures in winter, pools may see slightly less use during the season. With warm weather preventing pool water from

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pool before severe weather

Restoring Your Pool After Severe Weather

While living in Florida means plenty of sunshine and warm temperatures year-round, it also means facing the possibility of strong storms or hurricanes. After these storms pass, pool owners will begin the task of repairing any damage done to their personal paradises. What were once clear blue waters may now be cloudy and littered with debris and leaves. Post-hurricane cleanup can be a challenge, but

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Cloudy Water: Causes and Solutions

After a long day at the office or school, pool owners and their families count down the moments where they can unwind in their own slice of paradise. Once they arrive home and prepare for poolside fun, they rush out to the water’s edge. This time, the pool isn’t crystal-clear, the deep blue bottom heavily obscured by a new, chalky color. This is cloudy pool

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