Does your pool deck
need a makeover?
In today’s world swimming has been proven to be one of the best exercises you could put your body through. More benefits to enjoying a pool is on those nice long summer days. It cools you down and in some cases can provide that nice balance and escape from reality. Having said this if your pool area isn’t up to par meaning: run down, cracked, old and boring. Then a pool deck makeover could be just the right thing for you to get you feeling good about life in the backyard once again.
Add a shaded area to your pool deck
A pool deck is designed to provide a place to rest and hangout. However, even though sometimes it becomes too hot outside and you might just be trying to seek a bit of shade. With technology nowadays you can find yourself some different options such as above ground and in ground pool decks with the possibility of a sun shade.
Color Coordination and combination
Color is one of the hardest things to get right and combine properly. The nice thing is though, you can coordinate color ideas with paint, furniture or other decorative items. As long as you use light colors the majority of the heat will be less absorbed. Light colors absorb less heat from the sun than dark colors.
Ability to provide accents
With decorative concrete surfaces leading the trend on most pool deck resurfacing jobs this opens a lot of opportunities to strike a great deal. With a saturated market leaves the buyer with many options and price comparisons. You can give your pool decking the look of flagstone, pavers, brick, just to name a few. The level of customization in your hands is endless.
Many pool decking makeovers bring light into the picture. Lighting can make or break an experience because without the proper lighting around a pool area can lead to safety issues. Besides not many people enjoy swimming at night in a pitch black pool. Lighting in almost anything is one of the baselines of providing a dramatic environment. When it comes to costs you won’t have to worry about breaking the bank. LED lights are the leading and most trending go to light. They’re efficient, affordable and provide a level of clarity and beauty unlike any other light. The initial installation could be a little pricey at first. But considering how efficient they are with power, you’ll save money in the long run.
Do you need it?
Pool decks are designed to bring joy and happiness into your lifestyle. You should feel relaxed and worry free when enjoying the nice summer days in your backyard next to your pool. Not only is your pool for relaxation but its to provide you and your family recreation and activity. If you find yourself with a subpar pool deck that just isn’t making the cut then you might want to consider renovating your pool deck. Give yourself the environment you’ve always dreamed of and deserve.
Improve your pool deck safety
A major issue with most pool decks that need to be resurfaced is the slippery surface. Worn down pool decks are slippery, cracked, and can cause injury if left neglected. If you have children, the inevitable fact of the matter is that they will run around the pool and an accident is bound to happen. When you resurface your pool deck you’re receiving a slip free environment. Grit is often times mixed into the new surface so that when wet provides a highly effective way of preventing slip resistance.