Should I Drain My Pool for Winter?

Should I Drain My Pool for Winter?

There are so many things to be thankful for when you live in Texas — one of which is an extended swim season. Far beyond what the rest of the country enjoys, we can swim deep into fall. But is there a time to pack away the pleasure and drain your pool for winter? Let’s … Read More

Hot Tubs: Not Just for the Rich & Famous Anymore

Hot Tubs: Not Just for the Rich & Famous Anymore

From living the high life in Manhattan to the Hollywood elite, hot tubs used to be an upper-crust extravagance. However, as technology and production have made spas more and more affordable, we can assure you, they are not commodities that are only seen on “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous.” In fact, there are over … Read More

In the Mood to Save? New Vs. Used Hot Tubs

In the Mood to Save? New Vs. Used Hot Tubs

When you are in the market for a new hot tub, there’s a plethora of brands, models, and amenities to look at. But have you ever considered a pre-owned spa? They are absolutely worth looking into! However, there’s trustworthy ways to buy and ways that can make your money (and your hot tub hopes and … Read More

3 Professional Tips for Closing Your Swimming Pool

3 Professional Tips for Closing Your Swimming Pool

Ahhh… Those lazy days of summer are drifting slowly into the sunset, and the fun days of fall are sliding into place. Who doesn’t adore warm days and cooler, casual evenings? But there may be one thing that’s bothering you. Closing your pool. Although you long for cool evenings by the firepit, those warm days … Read More

How to Plan a Hot Tub Date Night They’ll NEVER Forget!

How to Plan a Hot Tub Date Night They’ll NEVER Forget!

Dinner. Dining. Dancing. Are all your favorite go-to activities currently up in the air? It’s easy to let the doldrums of life steal that special time you have dedicated toward romance. However, with a little planning and a whole lot of love, you can transform your backyard into an ideal escape for two. Here’s how … Read More

What To Do When a Hurricane Happens Upon Your Hot Tub

What To Do When a Hurricane Happens Upon Your Hot Tub

The howling wind. The pounding rain. And, oh, that horrible flying debris that recently flew right into your hot tub. The damage to your home and property was more than enough. But extra damage to your favorite place of relaxation and rest — that has put your mood in the depths of despair. As hot … Read More

How to Clean Your Pool After a Hurricane

How to Clean Your Pool After a Hurricane

When wild winds whip and water and debris leave your home and yard looking less than desirable after a hurricane, you may feel disheartened. But don’t fear! Your team at Backyard Oasis is here to help. With expert advice, you’ll have your pool back to its beautiful self soon. Here’s how to clean your pool … Read More

How Late in the Year Can You Swim in Texas?

How Late in the Year Can You Swim in Texas?

You’ve had the BEST staycation this year. Those sultry rays of the summer sun and the sound of squealing kids splashing in your backyard pool – it’s the things that summer memories are made of. As fall approaches, you find yourself getting a little sad about closing up the pool. You wish that summer swimming … Read More

Why Fall is the Best Time to Schedule a Pool Renovation

Why Fall is the Best Time to Schedule a Pool Renovation

The summer sun is blazing, and you are longing for a cool dip in your backyard pool. But there are issues… several issues, in fact. What you wouldn’t give for a beautiful oasis that was a show-stopping place for all things summer fun, instead of the outdated pool you currently have. But it’s already part … Read More

The BEST Ways to Meet & Get to Know Your New Neighbors

The BEST Ways to Meet & Get to Know Your New Neighbors

You peek out the window as you see the moving van pull into the driveway across the street. New neighbors! You are excited to meet them, but want to allow them the freedom to get settled into their new abode. What are some ways you can connect and make them feel welcome? Here are a … Read More