Swimming Pools

Texas Adopts International Swimming Pool and Spa Code

By Candy's Dirt / July 16, 2019 / 2 Comments
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From staff reports Thinking about building a new pool? You may find some new hoops to jump through in the next couple of years, thanks to a new bill signed into law in Texas. The Texas legislature passed HB 2858 in the last legislative session. The bill allows municipalities in the state to require model […]

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What We’re Reading: The World’s Most Terrifying Swimming Pool

By Candy's Dirt / June 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Splurge vs. Steal: Expansive Lake Highlands Homes with Swimming Pools

By Leah Shafer / March 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

“The more house, the better” is a common motto some homebuyers have adopted and the popular East Dallas area of Lake Highlands has options in several neighborhoods.  In this week’s Splurge vs. Steal, we’ve found two expansive Lake Highlands homes, one with over 3,100 square feet and the other with over 4,900, built one year […]

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North Texas Outdoor Living Is At Its Finest In These Five Ebby Halliday Properties

By Candy Evans / August 12, 2016 / 0 Comments

Even on the hottest summer day, North Texans have an evening when outdoor living is enjoyable. This is especially true if you’re lucky enough to have a home with superb outdoor spaces. We’ve found five outstanding Ebby Halliday properties on the market now that elevate outdoor living to an art. You’ll find everything from infinity-edge […]

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You Simply Have to See Dallas City Councilwoman Vonciel Hill’s Swimming Pool: It’s a Cesspool

By Candy Evans / June 24, 2014 / 8 Comments

Photo courtesy of Eric Nicholson, The Dallas Observer I was outside yesterday for a little bit, trying to put in a basil garden for maybe an hour. Came in and was so bitten up I had to get out the cortisone cream. I cannot recall mosquitos biting in mid-day! No doubt they are way more […]

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Monday Millionaire(s): The Official Last-Day-Of-Summer Swimming Pool Roundup

By Joanna England / September 3, 2012 / 12 Comments

Yes, today is the last day of summer, but that doesn’t mean the hot weather is any closer to giving way to autumn temperatures. It’s time to muse on the best thing to have during a blistering Texas summer: a backyard swimming pool.

With the help of Ebby’s own Cody Baker, I present my personal top five swimming pools on the market today:

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