It’s that time of the year again when our personal goals are flooded with resolutions and plans for the New Year. We generally greet this time of year with feelings of excitement toward being healthier and feeling renewed throughout the year. Like many others, the lessons learned in 2020 may have dramatically changed the way  Read More

Looking for some new games to ramp up the fun in your swimming pool? Need a refresh on the classics like Marco Polo? You’ve come to the right place. Check out our list of 10 fun swimming pool games* that you can try today. (*from swimmingpool.com) 1. Atomic Whirlpool HOW TO PLAY: Tell players to  Read More

You’ve made the decision to turn your backyard into an aquatic oasis, and now it is time to start planning! Purchasing and installing a swimming pool can be one of the most rewarding home improvements for you and your family. Say hello to a healthy lifestyle, endless backyard fun, and long-lasting memories with your new  Read More

Summer: Longer Days, Longer Nights to Create Forever Memories in Your Ultimate BackyardSummer consists of those lingering scents of food on the grill and fresh cut grass, pool parties in the backyard, and most importantly longer days for quality time with family and friends. It is our mission at Pettis Pools to provide you with  Read More

Every day we are inundated with commercials and ads about the latest fitness craze, newest gym, or home fitness machine. Tune out all that noise: The answer might be right in your own backyard. Did you know that the best, most efficient form of exercise is swimming? So, shut off the TV, unplug from the  Read More

You’ve decided you want a pool—which is a great decision! Owning a pool is the perfect way to enhance your backyard and make the most of the warm weather months! However, with this decision comes an important question: Do you want an inground pool or an above-ground pool? The right answer is different for everyone  Read More

Under the sea Darling, it’s better Down where it’s wetter Take it from me … Let’s start by dispelling a common myth. Saltwater pools aren’t actually salty. People hear that term and think of ocean water, but the truth is, the salt content is about 10 times lower in a saltwater pool – close to  Read More

Salt water pools offer a lot of benefits. The water is gentler; swimmers don’t have the side effects from traditionally treated chlorine pools – itchy skin, burning eyes, faded swimwear and discolored hair. They’re also less expensive to maintain – while you’ll still need to purchase some items for regular maintenance, you won’t have the  Read More