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Looking for the latest news on what's going on in and around LOOP-LOC or our industry? You'll find it here. As a leading global manufacturer, we believe it's important to keep consumers and dealers "in the loop" about pool safety covers and fences, as well as luxury pool liners. Take a look.

August 01, 2018

As the summer swimming season reaches its end, you may be looking at your pool with a different outlook than you had in the spring when you opened it. Whether it’s damaged or outdated, your next upgrade can not only improve the appearance of your yard, but also the efficiency. Being a pool owner is a great experience, but anybody can get sick of the old and want to bring in the new. Knowing this, here are 4 signs that your pool may need an upgrade next season.

July 27, 2018

We’re living in the 21st century, with all the latest technology and innovations coming to us one after another. If you’re not completely familiar with technology, you can be hesitant to incorporate it into your home and everyday life. However, technology has allowed pool companies to automate numerous features of pool maintenance and usage, taking a burden off of your shoulders as a pool owner and giving you access to your pool’s features on your smartphone or any smart home device. These automated pool systems, known as smart pools, are the future of the pool industry, but what does this mean to the average pool owner? Should you or should you not invest in the features of a smart pool, or at least a semi-automated pool system? Here’s all you need to know about smart pools to make the best decision for you and your home needs.

July 20, 2018

People often feel limited when they look out into their backyards on the smaller side, thinking they cannot reap the advantages that come with an expansive backyard. However, with smart planning, proper landscaping, and a proper budget, you can create a beautiful space from even the smallest backyards. 

July 13, 2018

A pool owner is practically destined to entertain, since people will take one look at the sparkling blue water and want to jump right in. Summer pool parties are a perfect way to relax and have some fun with friends and family, cooling down from the hot sun rays by having a blast in the pool. To complement this summer staple activity, you need some refreshing, cool-down recipes that will please a crowd. Look no further, because we’re giving you some of the freshest and coolest recipes for your next summer bash. 

July 07, 2018

While a cold pool can be refreshing on a hot summer day, many pool owners opt to install a pool heater to warm up the water on a chilly day or night. However, the last thing a pool owner wants to set foot in is an ice-cold pool if they’re expecting nice, warm water to wade in. Is your pool heater not working? Check out our guide to troubleshooting your pool heater in 7 steps.

June 22, 2018

In fact, the average pool loses 1 ½ inches of pool water a week through evaporation. So, when you ask yourself, “why is my pool losing water?”, consider these 4 causes of pool water evaporation.

June 14, 2018

As a new pool owner, you clearly have every reason to be excited about the new addition to your house, but you also need to realize that a pool comes with responsibilities. You should be maintaining your pool weekly for the water to remain clean, so setting up a pool maintenance schedule is vital for pool owners. Here are some weekly pool maintenance tips to get you started.

June 08, 2018

Those who are fortunate enough to own a pool know how much joy they bring. Whether you are lounging poolside, doing laps, playing a game, or floating in the sparkling water, the pool is the place to be for endless hours of fun in the sun.

June 01, 2018

Swimming pools come in all shapes and sizes! Does your pool have a regular shape, such as a rectangle or oval? Or, does is it an irregularly shaped pool such as a star or octagon? Kidney-shaped pools are also extremely popular right now. No matter what shape your pool is, we offer custom covers for any pool style or size.

May 17, 2018

When it comes to keeping your pool water sparkling and your pool liner in pristine condition, you rely on your pool cleaner to rise to the occasion But, did you know that there are several different pool cleaners on the market, and you may not necessarily have chosen the best one for your pool?

May 11, 2018

To keep your inground pool running smoothly, it is necessary to have the proper products and equipment designed specifically for inground pools. Has it been awhile since you thought about upgrading your equipment? If so, you might want to take a closer look at the latest technological innovations.

May 05, 2018

With pool season upon us, you have most likely perfected the art of lounging, splashing, and swimming! Friends and family love hanging out at your house on hot, sunny days. If you want to keep that pool water in pristine condition, you need to have a thorough knowledge of how to clean and maintain your pool. Here’s some information that will cover all the bases when it comes to caring for your pool.

April 26, 2018

If you own a pool, you know you are one of the fortunate ones. Lounging, splashing, doing laps, pool parties—fun in the sun all summer long! You also know that it takes a lot of work to maintain that sparkling clean water. Are you thinking about how much more free time you would have to enjoy your pool if you didn’t have to spend so much time cleaning it? If this is the case, perhaps you should consider investing in an automatic pool cleaner.

April 20, 2018

If you are thinking about installing a pool in your backyard and are unsure about whether to choose an inground or above-ground pool, there are several factors to consider. While you may initially think that an above-ground pool is safer than an in-ground pool, today’s safety pool covers provide the ultimate in protection to safeguard family, friends, and pets. Read on for six reasons to choose an inground pool over an above-ground pool to make your backyard the ultimate summer destination for fun in the sun.

April 13, 2018

Vinyl pool liners are an effective way to protect and preserve your swimming pool after your first layer of defense: your safety pool cover. Today’s liners can transform your pool into a work of art and make it the centerpiece of your backyard. There is an endless array of colors, patterns, and textures to choose from. Did you ever wonder what goes into designing and producing vinyl liners? Read on for a vinyl liner education!

April 04, 2018

Nothing says summer like summer vacation! While it’s true that summer is an opportune time to unwind and recharge, planning—and paying for—that perfect summer vacation can be stressful for some. That said, pool owners need to look no further than their own backyard for the ultimate in relaxation—a staycation. Here are six reasons to take off that inground pool cover to use your pool as the ideal setting for the ultimate summer staycation. 

March 28, 2018

Although it’s hard to believe Spring has sprung in some areas of the country, Easter is almost upon us! It is time to prepare your yard for the ultimate Easter Egg Hunt! Here are some ideas to get you started on securing your backyard for an Easter Egg Hunt that everyone will enjoy.

March 22, 2018

Spring is here! The days are longer, the birds are singing, and the flowers are blooming. Your pool cover is off, and you are gazing longingly at your beautiful in-ground pool liner just waiting for the day you can jump in and enjoy it. Although it is not officially swimming season yet, it is still important to protect yourself from the sun in the springtime. Here are some spring sun safety tips to carry you through the season.

March 14, 2018

For most areas in the country, March means it is time to spring forward! As the snow and ice melt off your safety pool cover and lawn and you get your first glimpse of your yard, it is evident that it will need some help to get it ready for spring—and the upcoming swimming season! Here are some tips to bring your yard back to life this spring.

March 08, 2018

Using a winter pool safety cover is extremely important in safeguarding the life of your pool. Even in warmer regions of the country, covering your pool when it is not being used has a multitude of advantages, such as the ones listed below.