How to Maintain Your Hot Tub Properly

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How to Maintain Your Hot Tub Properly As with a swimming pool, hot tubs and spas have to be maintained regularly in order to stay clean and perform properly for the long haul. A hot tub is an investment like any other, so keep it in good condition is essential to its longevity. Hot tub … Continue reading How to Maintain Your Hot Tub Properly »



6 Ways to Go From Pure Pool to High-Tech Hangout

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6 Way to Go From Pure Pool to High-Tech Hangout Having any pool is a good time, but today we live in a world in which less is, well, less. Technology takes every aspect of our lives to a new level, and your pool is no exception. Using cleverly designed and placed technology, your once … Continue reading 6 Ways to Go From Pure Pool to High-Tech Hangout »



Enjoy These Hot Tub Benefits!

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Enjoy These Hot Tub Benefits! Have you been on the fence about getting a hot tub for your backyard? Can’t decide if it’s worth the investment? At Blue Haven Pools & Spas, call us biased, but we’re quite partial to benefits of having a hot tub at home. Not only are they a great opportunity … Continue reading Enjoy These Hot Tub Benefits! »



Are You Properly Opening Your Pool?

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Are You Properly Opening Your Pool? Spring is in full bloom and summer is just around the corner. Given the warm weather, it’s likely you’ve already opened your pool for the summer season. However, how confident are you that you’ve been doing it correctly? At Blue Haven Pools & Spas, we’ve known pool owners to be … Continue reading Are You Properly Opening Your Pool? »



How Custom Can a Custom Pool Builder Get?

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How Custom Can a Custom Pool Builder Get? Imagine a backyard pool. What do you see? If you’re like most people, you’re probably picturing something rectangular and fairly simple, much like the standard pool you or your neighbors had when you were younger. Today’s pool options, however, are much more vast. We live in a … Continue reading How Custom Can a Custom Pool Builder Get? »



5 Ideas from a Pool Hardscape Designer

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5 Ideas from a Pool Hardscape Designer Spring is a great time for new ideas, particularly around your home. It’s an ideal time to clean out, start fresh, and revamp, and the warmer weather inspires us to get out and give some much-needed attention to those things we neglected during winter, or the past few … Continue reading 5 Ideas from a Pool Hardscape Designer »



3 Families Need Pool Builder in Cary’s Copperleaf

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3 Families Need Pool Builder in Cary’s Copperleaf Blue Haven Pools & Spas recently completed three projects in the Copperleaf neighborhood when three separate families needed a pool builder in the same Cary area. Though each project called for different features, working on three properties in the same neighborhood presented us with both conveniences and … Continue reading 3 Families Need Pool Builder in Cary’s Copperleaf »



4 Tips for Designing Outdoor Kitchens

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4 Tips for Designing Outdoor Kitchens Outdoor living areas are becoming more and more popular, particularly in areas like the Carolinas where we see comfortable weather for the majority of the year. Outdoor living areas take a home from average to luxury quickly, and homeowners see a significant increase in their property value with these … Continue reading 4 Tips for Designing Outdoor Kitchens »



The Truth About Custom Pool Designs

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The Truth About Custom Pool Designs You’ve worked hard to make your property your own, so why stop when it comes to adding a pool? Your home should be a reflection of you, and we at Blue Haven Pools help homeowners add their sense of individuality to their yard with custom pool designs. With custom, … Continue reading The Truth About Custom Pool Designs »



9 Tips for a Smooth Pool Installation

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9 Tips for a Smooth Pool Installation A swimming pool is a great addition to a home. It’s a lasting source of fun and memories for you and your family and friends. It’s an easy way to spend more time outside relaxing at home. It can even increase the value of your home if done … Continue reading 9 Tips for a Smooth Pool Installation »



Why 2017 Is the Year of Custom Pools

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Why 2017 Is the Year of Custom Pools When most of us think of a swimming pool, we think of a being a kid having fun on a summer day. Just about every adult has a fond memory of a pool day, whether it be time spent in the family pool, a birthday party, or … Continue reading Why 2017 Is the Year of Custom Pools »

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Follow These 4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Hot Tub This Winter

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Follow These 4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Hot Tub This Winter Winter is on its way. Though most of the estimated 10.6 million swimming pools in our country are closed up for the season, many homeowners want to continue to use their custom hot tubs throughout the colder months. If you’ve … Continue reading Follow These 4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Hot Tub This Winter »

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Want a Great Workout? 3 Reasons You Should Exercise in Your Pool

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Want a Great Workout? 3 Reasons You Should Exercise in Your Pool Getting regular physical exercise is important for so many reasons, but so many of us also find it hard to get into a fitness routine that sticks. However, if you already have a custom pool, you already have a great way to get … Continue reading Want a Great Workout? 3 Reasons You Should Exercise in Your Pool »



Pool & Spa in Chapel Hill, NC

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Pool & Spa in Chapel Hill, NC Blue Haven brought out all the accoutrements with this project for the Prices. The client wanted a backyard pool and spa in Chapel Hill, NC and had big ideas about creating a functional but fun space for entertaining. This project was going to be really customized to the … Continue reading Pool & Spa in Chapel Hill, NC »



Backyard Pool in Bynum, NC

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Backyard Pool in Bynum, NC With many years of experience in the pool building industry, it’s not often that we at Blue Haven come across a project that’s that outside the box. The Protzman project, however, presented some unique challenges we enjoyed figuring out. This project was different for two reasons, one being that it … Continue reading Backyard Pool in Bynum, NC »



Inground Swimming Pool in Chatham County, NC

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Inground Swimming Pool in Chatham, County, NC At Blue Haven, it’s hard for us to imagine summer without a pool. Pools are what we think  backyards are made for, and we specialize in building a variety of pool shapes and sizes. We always strive to create a look that will be both artistic and nice … Continue reading Inground Swimming Pool in Chatham County, NC »



6 Silly Swimming Pool Myths Debunked

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6 Silly Swimming Pool Myths Debunked There are many advantages of inground pools and owning a swimming pool in general. There are also just as many myths about public and custom pools that simply aren’t true. If you’ve ever considered getting a custom pool, these myths might have actually kept you from doing so. We’ll … Continue reading 6 Silly Swimming Pool Myths Debunked »

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4 Surprising Health Benefits Jacuzzis Provide

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4 Surprising Health Benefits Jacuzzis Provide If you’re in the process of upgrading your home’s outdoor space, you may have already discovered the numerous advantages of custom inground pools. But as the weather turns cooler, many homeowners want to continue to enjoy their outdoor entertainment spaces — after all, 51% of owners who make an … Continue reading 4 Surprising Health Benefits Jacuzzis Provide »



3 Health Benefits of Pool Ownership

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3 Health Benefits of Pool Ownership Although the financial benefits of owning a custom in-ground pool are well-known, there are many health benefits to installing a custom pool, too. Even those who don’t consider themselves to be particularly athletic can benefit from the casual enjoyment of their swimming pools. You don’t have to be an … Continue reading 3 Health Benefits of Pool Ownership »



5 Ways a Custom Pool Can Benefit Your Family

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5 Ways a Custom Pool Can Benefit Your Family Achieving the American Dream can mean many different things to many different people. For some, it means securing a successful job and providing for one’s family. For others, it means being able to buy a beautiful house in the suburbs with a big backyard for entertaining … Continue reading 5 Ways a Custom Pool Can Benefit Your Family »



Raleigh, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape Project – Case Study

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About the Yelverton Custom Pool, Hardscape, and Pool House in Raleigh, NC The Yelverton project from Blue Haven Pools and Spas included all of the elements needed for large-scale outdoor entertainment in Raleigh, NC—a custom pool, patio, spa, gas firepit, and a covered pavilion-style pool house complete with built-in bar. Our first meeting with the … Continue reading Raleigh, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape Project – Case Study »



Cary, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape Installation – Case Study

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About the Riccobene Custom Pool, Spa, Waterfall, & Hardscape in Cary, NC Blue Haven Pools and Spas’s Riccobene project involved a custom pool, spa, grotto-style waterfall, hardscape, and outdoor bar at this stunning Cary, NC residence. When we first met with the client for their initial consultation, their creativity and ambition inspired us to transform … Continue reading Cary, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape Installation – Case Study »



Wake Forest, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape – Case Study

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About the Fordin Custom Pool & Hardscape in Wake Forest, NC Located on a beautiful wooded lot in Wake Forest, NC, the Fordin residence project involved a custom pool and hardscape to bring style and usability to this outdoor space. The project began with an initial consultation, and the client requested we blend a rustic, … Continue reading Wake Forest, NC Custom Pool & Hardscape – Case Study »



4 Benefits of Installing an Awesome Custom Pool On Your Property

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4 Benefits of Installing an Awesome Custom Pool On Your Property Right now in the United States there are approximately 10.6 million swimming pools, which might have to do with swimming being the fourth most popular sport in the country. And judging by the unprecedented success that the U.S. men’s and women’s national swim team … Continue reading 4 Benefits of Installing an Awesome Custom Pool On Your Property »



Thinking About Getting a Pool? Here are 4 Reasons Why You Should

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Thinking About Getting a Pool? Here are 4 Reasons Why You Should People love swimming, especially during Summer Olympics season. There are approximately 10.6 million swimming pools in the United States. Growing up, maybe you were the lucky kid in the neighborhood that actually had a pool so you had all your friends over. Or … Continue reading Thinking About Getting a Pool? Here are 4 Reasons Why You Should »