06/22/2013 08:52 am ET

Weekend DIY Ideas: 7 Ways To Prepare Your Swimming Pool Area For The Summer (PHOTOS)

Yesterday marked the beginning of summer, and what better way to kick off the season than to take a dip in the backyard pool? But before you dive in, there are a few things you should look into to make the most of the experience. Below, find five weekend DIY ideas that'll get your swimming pool area ready in no time.

Weekend DIY Ideas: Prepare Pool Area

Have something to say? Check out HuffPost Home on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram.


Do you have a home story idea or tip? Email us at homesubmissions@huffingtonpost.com. (PR pitches sent to this address will be ignored.)

Subscribe to the Lifestyle email.
Life hacks and juicy stories to get you through the week.