Pool Hacks + Coolest Pool Toys Ever!

Be the coolest house on the block with these fun Pool Hacks + Coolest Pool Toys Ever! in your backyard.  As we get closer to the summer, you have probably already started thinking about how much fun you can have around the pool this year.  Pool time is the best part of the summer.  So here are some fun pool hacks and pool toys to make your pool life easier and more fun this summer!

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How to Build a PVC Pool Towel Rack – This is genius!  So much better than all the wet towels ending up on the ground or your lounge chair.

Noodle Beverage Boat – Use your pool noodles to create a floating beverage boat

How to easily drain a toddler pool – This helps you avoid the big puddle of water on your grass when you dump the pool.

How to Make a Leak Proof Water Blob with tape  – Kids will have hours of fun with this and stay cool on a hot day.

Repurpose old plastic chairs into pool chairs – Great for keeping your feet cool on a hot day!

Rinse your dirty feet off on a bed of stones – This is genius!  People are so smart!

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Have a pool and fire pit all in one place – Put a kiddie pool in the ground in the summer and use as a fire pit in winter — genius!

How to keep a kiddie pool clean – Do you have an extra fitted sheet?  That is all you need.

Glow Stick Lanterns – If you want to swim at night or just hang out by the pool — make these cool mason jar lights with glow sticks.

Use a pool noodle as a sprinkler for kids – This is good for hours of fun for the kids.

In fact, there are so many uses for pool noodles I had to include this link to You Won’t Believe all the Things you can do with Pool Noodles.

The pool just isn’t for swimming anymore — it’s for playing.  And today there are a ton more pool “toys” to play with than just the inner tubes of my generation.  Here are a few of our favorite pool toys for the summer!(affiliate links)

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Robelle Pool Water Noodles Blue and Pink 12-Pack – Pool noodles are a must this time of year. As you can see from the above links, there are many uses for these.

Swimline – UFO 45 Inch Spaceship Squirter  – Where was this when I was a kid?

Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Undersea Treasure Hunt -This is a new take on diving rings.

Super Hoops Floating Basketball Game – Who doesn’t love a floating basketball net!

Intex Swim Center Family Inflatable Pool, 103″ X 69″ X 22″, for Ages 6+