Pool area with eucalyptus outdoor furniture

Pool Party: Get a Handy Checklist

If you’re like most people, you look forward to summer because you can shake off the winter blues and have fun in the sun. And if you’re lucky enough to have a pool, you’ll probably want to invite family and friends over for a BBQ. But before you do, use our pool party checklist to ensure that you have everything you need for your get together. 

So, what should be on your pool party checklist? You definitely want to make sure you have pool chairs and pool floats. After all, there’s nothing like lounging in a pool on a warm, sunny day with a cold drink in your hand.

To entertain your guests, bring out your pool games. Everyone loves to hit the beachball around. How about a game of pool table tennis?

Backyard BBQ party

Outdoor Living: How to Throw a Backyard BBQ Party

Fire up the grill, it’s BBQ season! There’s nothing like the smell of food coming off the barbecue to put you in a fun, summery mood. Keep it fun and casual!

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Outdoor Living: Get These BBQ Cleaning Tips

Twice a year it’s a good idea to do a deep cleaning of your BBQ – once before you put it away for the winter and then when you first pull it out in spring. 

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Outdoor Living: BBQ Party Ideas That Will Impress Your Guests

Planning the perfect BBQ party can be both time-consuming and stressful. We have put together a step-by-step list of how to plan a BBQ party.

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H2GO Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

H2GO Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker: Go Anywhere

It’s great to have a pool to enjoy during summer, but you may have to get in and out to answer your cell phone. With H2Go you can answer your phone without leaving your pool.

Caribbean Spiced Glazed Shrimp and Vegetable Kabob

Caribbean-Spiced Shrimp & Vegetable Kabobs Recipe

Take your dinner from boring to tangy with this Caribbean-Spiced Shrimp & Vegetable Kabobs recipe. These skewers make a great treat for the beach or poolside. 

Outdoor living space with eucalyptus patio furniture

What You Need for Your Summer Party

If you’re having a summer party, you’ll want to make sure that your outdoor living space is ready. After all, you want your guests to be comfortable, don’t you?