Summer is in full swing and you and your family want to get the most out of your pool as long as the afternoons stay hot and humid.

If you’re looking for a way to add a bit of life and variety to your pool, now is a great time to install a water feature.

Here are the top 4 reasons to add a water feature to your pool today:

1. They are fun!

Many water features aren’t simply for looks; they can be a source of fun for swimmers of all ages. The most common water feature for fun is the water slide, which can come in a wide variety of styles, shapes and colours. It’s guaranteed to be entertaining for both the sliders and the audience alike! With a little bit of creativity, a waterfall, cascade or deck jets can easily become part of new and exciting swimming pool games for the whole family.

2. They have a relaxing sound

Many studies have found that we naturally react in a positive and peacefully way to the sound of running water. We become more creative and are generally more satisfied with ourselves and others around us. For these reasons, the sound of running water is commonly used in soothing meditative music.

The reassuring sound of water from a waterfall, fountain or cascade can do wonders for you mental health, giving you a place of peace and tranquility where you can get away from the distractions of life.

3. They look great!

With a wide variety of water features to choose from, a water feature can truly be a unique and stylish addition to your swimming pool. Many water features can also be build to appear as an extension of the pool, using natural materials for a seamless and elegant look. A thoughtfully crafted water feature will truly make your neighbours jealous!

4. They keep the pool fresh

For a more practical benefit, a water feature keeps the water moving, which aerates the water and helps the pool to stay clean and fresh.

If you can dream it, Pool Craft can built it!

Consider exploring the different options of water feature, or contact your local pool experts today to get a better idea of how a water feature can add another dimension to your backyard pool! We are capable of building custom designs that match your unique pool and backyard.