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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Why Use Variable Speed Pumps

We consistently strive towards the most effective ways to build pools that not only look beautiful, but are also long lasting and energy-efficient. Our staff researches and utilizes sustainable and cost-effective products and solutions. By using the best quality equipment with the least amount of energy, we can lower the amount of energy consumed resulting in reducing the cost of running your pool. If you

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Pool with sun shelf

Sun Shelves: a Comfortable Aesthetic

Trends typically come and go with the seasons and then there are the ones that stick throughout the years. Why? Well, some trends just make sense to everyone; and sun shelves are one of them. Pool trends that are featured at your favorite spa resort are probably not on your budget-friendly wish-list or even appear attainable. However, now with Waterscapes Pools & Spas, you no

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Pool maintenance advice

Six Pool Maintenance Tips for the New Year

In addition to your personal resolutions, the new year is a fantastic time to tackle the ever-growing to-do list.  More likely than not, pool maintenance is on that list.  So, here are 6 resolution-worthy tips that will keep your pool healthy throughout the year. 1. Plan out a monthly maintenance routine for the upcoming year. Monthly pool maintenance is essential to your pool’s health. Reviewing

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How to Patch a Pool Float: A Step-by-Step Guide

As summer rolls around and the swimming pool becomes the centerpiece of relaxation, the last thing you want is a deflated pool float. Whether it’s a flamingo, a unicorn, or a simple raft, keeping your pool floats in tip-top shape ensures they’re ready for endless enjoyment. Patching a pool float is an easy DIY task that can save money and extend the life of your

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Essential Guide to Pool Equipment Maintenance

Maintaining your pool’s equipment is just as important as chemical balance in keeping your swimming pool in top shape. Proper care extends the life of your pool equipment, ensuring it runs efficiently and saves you money on potential costly repairs. This guide will walk you through the crucial steps for maintaining your pool equipment, from pumps and filters to heaters and automatic cleaners. 1. Regular

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The Essential Guide to Pool Chemical Balance for Florida Pools

Maintaining the right chemical balance in your pool is crucial for ensuring clean, healthy, and safe swimming conditions. Florida’s unique climate presents specific challenges, including intense sunlight, high temperatures, and frequent rains, which can all disrupt pool chemical levels. This guide will walk you through the necessary steps to keep your Florida pool perfectly balanced and ready for enjoyment all year round. Understanding the Basics

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Pool Heaters: Which Is Right For You

Elevating your pool experience from a refreshing dip to a warm haven involves choosing the right heating solution. From solar covers to natural gas heaters, a myriad of options await to infuse your pool with warmth, transforming every swim into an experience. The ideal choice is sculpted by the constraints of your budget and temperature preferences. This article delves into the heart of pool heating,

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Pool Shapes: Tailored for Every Lanai

When it comes to swimming pools, there is nothing more calming than the sight of those breathtaking blue waters. That’s why many homeowners opt to build a pool, creating a scenic space perfect for unwinding any time of day, or the center stage for any special occasion with friends and family. Building a pool is an exciting process, from choosing the pavers to the interior

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