Down by the riverside
- There's more to painting your pool than meets the eye. Baughman, Scott C. // Paint & Coatings Industry;Jun94, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p38
Gives advice on do-it-yourself painting of swimming pools. Choice on the right time to paint; Choice of pool paints; Preparation of the pool for the painting activity; Importance of the right choice of tools; Recommended time of painting; Tips; List of common problems.
- Design for poolside planting. // Horticulture;Jun85, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p26
Landscaping adds appeal to a pool. Plants around a pool harmonize with people and nature. Suggestions as to the right plants to use, windbreaks, use of potted plants, chlorine damage, and fragrance.
- Backyard resort with an innovative PVC/Plywood pool. Bakke, T. // Popular Science;Jun89, Vol. 234 Issue 6, p142
Discusses how a homeowner can build a handsome lap pool that has the look of a custom built-in, using PVC membrane and pressure-treated plywood.
- Where to swim when you're on the road. Bliss, Jeff // Swim Magazine;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p20
Cites various facilities and people in some of the top business destinations across the United States for the registered United States Masters Swimming (USMS) members. Georgia Masters, Atlanta; Chicago Masters, Chicago; Baylor Lone Star Masters, Dallas; Southern California Aquatic Masters...
- A cool pool. Galanter, Jules // Journal of Property Management;May/Jun96, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p80
Presents information on the experience of cabana club members when the pool at their Chicago high-rise building, normally kept at 80 degrees, fell to 68-72 degrees. Expert advice of a pool contractor; Prior complaints from seniors; Reason for problem with pool heater.
- Lew's Legacy. // Oklahoma Today;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p42
The article features the Wentz Camp and Pool, which is located in Ponca City, Oklahoma and is known as a top-notch swimming site since 1949.
- Summer is here and the Bertram pool is nice and cool. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);6/ 6/2012, Vol. 139 Issue 23, p8B
The article presents information on the swimming pool at the Bertram Municipal Swimming Pool in Bertram, Texas where many people travel from Burnet to Bertram in Texas due to the hot summers.
- Reflecting Pool On National Mall Soon To Reflecting Once Again. // National Parks Traveler;8/8/2012, p1
The article focuses on renovation of Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool on the National Mall in Washington D.C. which is going to open soon after two years of reconstruction work with replacement of the pool's structure and water system.
- City swims in entrepreneurial waters. Willis, Belinda // Business Press;06/06/97, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p1
Focuses on NRH...O, a public swimming pool which was created for residents in North Richland Hills (NRH), Texas, during 1991, by city leaders. Number of persons who visit the pool annually; Amount of money in revenue reported in 1996 by the city; Comments made by NRH Parks Director Jim Brown;...
- Style and simplicity. Kellum, Jo // Southern Living;May98, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p4SLS
Presents information on a swimming pool located between a slope and a lawn. Description of the area around the pool; What this pool owes its elegance to.