Fitness Resolutions

Ways to Realize Your Fitness Resolutions from the Comfort of Your Own Backyard

Did your New Year’s resolutions include fitness goals? Many people who resolve to improve their physical fitness head to the gym to get a good workout in. That’s not your only option though. You can work on your fitness resolutions from the comfort of your own backyard too. Go for a Swim Swimming is a […]


Things to Add to Your Backyard for Relaxing Warmth

January and February can be a bit of a letdown, as far as winter months go. While these months each have a few holidays that can be celebrated, they aren’t anywhere close to the scale of those during the holiday season. Combat that bleakness by adding some relaxing warmth to your backyard. A Hot Tub […]

Swim Spa

3 More Exercises to Try in Your Swim Spa for Better Fitness

Did you make fitness resolutions for the new year? If so, what better way to make your resolutions than using your swim spa? Swim spas provide customizable resistance, allowing you to strengthen both your cardiovascular system and your muscles. But what sort of exercises should you try? Squats Does the idea of doing squats in […]

Hot Tub Service

What to Expect During a Hot Tub Service Appointment

You love using your hot tub. That’s why you got it, after all. A soothing soak in your hot tub at the end of a long day or when you need a pick-me-up can be exactly what you need. That only works if your hot tub is working though. A hot tub should be professionally […]

Is Your Hot Tub Water Foamy? Here’s What You Should Know

Clean, clear water is the expectation whenever you get into your hot tub. But what if instead of beautifully clear, warm water, you’re greeted with foamy hot tub water? If there’s no discoloration, you may be tempted to dismiss it and climb in anyway. Before you do, there are some things you should know. Causes […]

Best Patio Furniture for Rainy Weather

One of the things that California is best known for is having beautiful weather all year long. In Sonoma, you can expect lows to average around 40 degrees Fahrenheit, which is practically balmy compared to the freezing winters that are common in other areas. That makes snow a rare occurrence, though rain is common enough. […]

What Should I Do to Protect My Patio Furniture from Rainy Weather?

As the temperature cools down, fall settles in, and winter approaches, the weather changes from relatively warm and dry to colder and wetter. That’s great for the plants you have in your backyard, but it’s not so great for your patio furniture. You spent good money on putting your patio furniture setup together, so it […]

3 Things Every Backyard Needs to Be Complete

Your backyard should be a place of comfort and refuge. It’s a way to spend time outside in a controlled environment that you’ve cultivated for yourself. Putting together a great backyard takes time and effort. While what defines the perfect backyard will change from person to person, there are three things that every backyard should […]

How to Accessorize Your Patio or Deck for Winter Use

Fall is well underway, with winter not too far behind. As such, it’s time to start thinking about getting your patio or deck ready for winter. Part of that involves making sure your patio or deck is prepared for the colder, wetter weather that comes with this time of year. Another part of it is […]

Safety Features Every Pool Should Have

Swimming and relaxing in a pool can be exactly what you need to stay fit and healthy, both physically and mentally. That only works if the pool you’re swimming in is safe. Safety should always be the primary concern whenever a pool is involved. Fortunately, there are safety features that can make it safer to […]