A pool is certainly great to have in your yard, as it will give you something you can use for both exercise and relaxation, but one thing that many people who have a pool end up finding is that – as time passes, and the novelty of having a pool wears off – they do not use their pool nearly as often as they would like to; if you have a pool in your yard and have found this to be the case for you, here are a few things you can keep in mind in order to enjoy your pool.One thing about having a pool that is especially nice is the fact that it will give you a great and refreshing way to exercise – but of course, you will have to make an effort to use it in this manner in order for it to serve you in this way; get in the habit of swimming a few laps in the morning or in the evening, and you will find that your pool is providing you with a lot more enjoyment than what you were getting out of it before. Another great way to make sure you are getting the most out of your pool is to have friends over to swim – especially friends who do not have a pool of their own; regardless of whether your friends have children they can bring with them or are coming solo, you will be able to have a lot of extra fun with your pool when they come over! @@ADSENSE@@. And one thing you should realize is that people actually go on vacations in order to lounge around for days on end beside the water – either to the lake, to the ocean, or even to a resort where they can do this beside a pool – but many people who have a pool in their own backyard never take advantage of the opportunity to do this at home; if you have a pool, set aside a “pool day” every once in a while, on which you do nothing but relax and read and lounge around, and you will come away feeling like you are getting much more use out of your pool. It is wonderful to have a pool, but it is a whole lot less wonderful if you are never using it; make sure you are getting the most out of your pool, and you will feel a whole lot happier about the fact that you have it in the first place! @@ADSENSE@@.