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How to Enhance the Look of your Swimming Pool

Fri, Sep 18th, 2020

How to Enhance the Look of your Swimming Pool

Owning a swimming pool is wonderful. It's a great space for friends and family to gather for social events without feeling couped up in the house. But to create a fun environment for everyone, it takes more than just having a pool in the ground. To establish a space that will help everyone have a great time, it requires a creative mindset and understanding of modern features that can be implemented into your pool.

In this blog, we'll discuss how these features will create a welcoming space for social gatherings and how they increase the overall value of your home.


Think about it, whether you've seen a spectacular pool on television or in person, what do most of them have in common? The answer is breathtaking landscaping! Beautiful landscaping provides a luxurious feel to the surrounding area and really allows the swimming pool to be the focal point of the incredible space.

If you love to garden and taking care of plants, this is an excellent opportunity to pick-up on an old hobby. Even if you're not a gardening connoisseur, we strongly suggest doing some research on how landscaping can enhance the aesthetics around your pool.


Just like the interior of your home, the furniture you select for around your pool can tie an entire space together. Selecting furniture that fits the space and coordinates with the outdoor color scheme will provide a sense of connectivity to the space.

If it's in the budget, consider investing in an outdoor kitchen. Area, where you can grill, keep a cold beverage and entertain a group of people without going inside, is extremely convenient and will pay dividends in the long-run.

Pool Cleanliness

This might seem basic, but simply keeping your pool clean will enhance the look of it. If you go weeks on end without cleaning your pool, stains that are extremely difficult to remove can form and make the pool look dirty, even when it is clean.

If you do have plans to entertain friends and family, it's much easier and less stressful to prepare for their arrival by cleaning your pool as you normally would, rather than taking extreme measures to ensure the pool is clean, which can take days.

Pool Lighting

Don't forget, your swimming pool doesn't always have to be enjoyed during the day. LED and specialty pool lighting can take your night swims or leisure time to the next level. Bright and vibrant pool lighting also allows you to throw great night pool parties! Spring through fall in Southwest Florida can be very hot during the day. A great option to escape some of the heat is to entertain at night.

Sweetwater Pool Service

There are countless things you can do to improve the appearance of your pool. Beautiful landscaping, complementing furniture, maintaining a clean pool and vibrant pool lighting are all features that will impact the visual appeal of your pool immediately.

If you need your pool cleaned, would like to add LED/specialty pool lighting, or you need another pool service completed, call Sweetwater Pool Service!

(239) 775-POOL (7665)