Unveiling Elegance: Luxury Pool Water Feature Ideas By Summerhill Pools in Dallas, Texas

Modern pool with blue tile

Most people think of swimming pools as luxury items. The oasis they create allows anyone who dives into one to cast their worries aside and enjoy the crystal blue depths. However, key differences separate a typical backyard swimming pool from a unique luxury pool. What are those differences? Luxury pool water features.  Regardless of whether […]

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10 Beautiful Dallas Pool Designs and Ideas

Beautiful free form backyard swimming pool

When temperatures go up, so does the desire to have a swimming pool. If you don’t have a pool during the summertime in Dallas, you probably wish you did. There are many designs and features available for swimming pools. It might seem overwhelming trying to pick the right ones. In this blog post, Summerhill Pools […]

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What is a Black Bottom Pool and Does It Provide Any Benefits?

new modern pool with spa

When selecting a pool, there are many things to consider: size, shape, inground, or above ground. However, there are some options you may not even know about. One such option is a black bottom pool. In this blog post, Summerhill Pools will be taking a closer look at black bottom pools, including their positive and […]

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What Size Should My Pool Be?

before renovation of a simple freeform pool

Getting a new pool is an exciting experience. However, it can also be a daunting one because there are so many things to think about. For example, should you get it inground or above ground? What shape? What size? Pools come in a dizzying array of sizes and shapes.  Pool size in particular is a […]

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How to Maintain My Pool Between Cleanings

young adult man, personnel cleaning the pool from leaves

Your pool is a source of endless enjoyment with the beautiful Texas weather, but it can also be a lot of work to keep it in good condition. To keep it clean and functional, you’ll need to skim it daily and check chemical levels regularly, among other things.  Pool maintenance isn’t just about keeping your […]

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What Purpose Does Pool Tile Serve?

pool tile in a pool

Pool tiles look attractive, but they also have other benefits, such as protecting the pool’s shell or liner. Pool tile is specially made for pool use and is different from other types of tile. In this blog post, Summerhill Pools explores the purposes served by pool tiles and how they can benefit your pool. When […]

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How to Protect My Pool’s Plumbing During the Winter Months

Freeform pool with rock waterfall

You’ve enjoyed swimming all summer, but now winter is here, so it’s time to winterize your pool to take care of the plumbing and avoid damage. Cleaning your pool’s plumbing during winter can be time-consuming and complicated. But if you don’t put effort into maintaining it, your pool will start to deteriorate. Here are some […]

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How Does an Infinity Pool Work

infinity pool over looking a lake

Since Gaius Maecenas of Rome first had the genius idea to heat a swimming pool, these human-made structures have been popular around the world. It wasn’t until the 1950s, however, that architect John Lautner (a former acolyte of the legendary Frank Lloyd Wright) introduced us to the ever-so-modern concept of the infinity pool. This magical element […]

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How to Style Up a Rectangle Pool

Modern pool with red brick wall.

Rectangle pools are the most common pool shapes because of their simplicity, functionality, and adaptability that allows them to suit any size or style of backyard. Some homeowners may find their classic appeal lackluster and want to enhance the character and style of their rectangular backyard pool. These ideas can help do exactly that.  Bask […]

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Maintenance Checklist for First Time Pool Owners

Pool with raised spa

So, you’re looking to put in a pool! Or, perhaps you have purchased a home that is already equipped with a pool. Either way, this is an exciting time for any homeowner! At Summerhill Pools, we want to make sure you have everything you need to successfully maintain the integrity of your pool—so you can […]

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