Spending time at home is a reality these days in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with work, school, and fun going on in the same place, many of us are finding more time to unplug.

Yes,  unplugging is easier these days. And, we look at all the benefits for you and your family…the bonus of being together! Read more

With most of the country under stay-at-home orders and gyms and health clubs closed, many of us have decided to work out at home. For many this is the first time exercising from home, and for others, it’s a new fitness goal.

In this article, we look at three tips for working out at home. It takes some patience, a bit of creativity, and a lot of discipline to stick with it. Read more

Life has changed, that’s for sure. If you’re still working outside the home, working from home, and have kids home from school, that makes for some unique challenges.

We think there are some silver linings in this, and one of those is spending time outdoors with family. We like the upside of being outside! Read more

You can According to the CDC*, COVID-19 cannot survive in properly treated pool and hot tub water. In addition, the World Health Organization states that controlling water quality is necessary to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases.

In this article, we look at COVID-19 and your pool and hot tub. During this crisis it is important that pools and hot tub  owners properly maintained their pools and spas. Let’s look at them here. Read more

Wondering how pool and hot tubs stores across the country can stay open during stay at home orders? In this article we look at why we’re considered an essential business. Read more

We are in the middle of a pandemic,  and as you know, supplies of bleach and disinfectant are at low levels now. We can help!

In this article, we look at how to make your own full strength bleach from pool shock (which we have plenty of!). Read more

For centuries, people have celebrated the healing properties and magic healing power of hot water immersion.

Today, you might even find physical therapists using it in their practices and recommending it to patients. Read more

We’re spending a lot of time at home these days.  Many of us are working from home, doing school from home, and eating in more often at home. So, how can you have more FUN at home?

In this article, we look at how to turn your backyard into your private retreat. Read more

The answer is no.

According to the CDC, “There is no evidence that COVID-19 can be spread to humans through the use of pools and hot tubs. Proper operation, maintenance, and disinfection (e.g., with chlorine and bromine) of pools and hot tubs should remove or inactivate the virus that causes COVID-19.”

You can read their entire article online for more information. Bottom line – looks like your hot tub and pool are just fine to use!

Please note that we are taking precautions to keep our staff and our customers safe!

Taking care of your heart is extra important, and it’s something you hear a lot about in February since it’s National Heart Month.

Here at Townley Pool and Spa, we think about heart health all the time because swimming is our business, and it’s our favorite type of exercise. Read more