What Swimming Pool Accessories Do I Need?


No swimming pool area is complete without the perfect accessories!

With so many options to choose from, it can be difficult to narrow down which accessories you’d like to invest in. Not to mention making sure that all the features and accessories match and flow as well. In this article, we dive into some of our favourite backyard swimming pool accessories and even share some of our tips and tricks to plan the perfect backyard paradise.


Before you accessorize your pool area, we recommend taking a long look at the area as a whole and creating a strategic plan to bring it to life. What are your wants and needs? Do you have a specific style or taste? Are there certain existing aspects or features that need to be kept in mind? These are all questions you should ask yourself before you get started.

Accessorizing your pool installation according to your lifestyle can help you make the most of your outdoor space. Inflatable rafts and volleyball nets are great pool accessories for families with children, while tiki torches, outdoor stereo systems, and inflatable drink trays are more suitable for mature audiences who like to entertain.

At the end of the day, it’s your backyard living space – and you deserve to enjoy it to the absolute fullest!


Take a look at your lifestyle and think about what kind of backyard swimming pool installation you would most benefit from. Once you’ve determined what kind of backyard you’d like to create, finding the right swimming pool accessories can become even easier.

Rest and Relaxation

  • Inflatable rafts or loungers
  • Tall bushes or garden trellis for added privacy
  • Comfortable outdoor furniture
  • Cozy throw pillows
  • Exterior lighting
  • Potted plants
  • Outdoor stereo system
  • Pool waterfall
  • Outdoor umbrella

Function and Entertainment

  • Inflatable drink trays
  • Outdoor stereo system
  • Towel rack or holder
  • Storage area or outdoor shelving
  • Patio and outdoor dining furniture
  • Motion detecting lights
  • Wildlife pool and water escape ramp
  • Pool accessory hangers
  • Outdoor cooler table
  • Volleyball net

Kid and Family-Friendly

  • Additional fence and locking gate
  • Inflatable toys
  • Beach balls
  • Pool noodles
  • Snorkelling masks and goggles
  • Life jackets
  • Pool toy bin or storage area
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Slip-resistant flooring or mats
  • Towel warmer
  • Footbath
  • Slide

Exercise and Recreation

  • Waterproof or underwater weights
  • Goggles
  • Outdoor mini fridge with water bottles
  • Diving board
  • Flutter boards

Stylish Aesthetic

  • Modern and simplistic furniture
  • Compact storage areas
  • Stylish patio and dining area
  • Wireless floating pool speaker
  • Potted plants
  • Pool and spa waterfall

Some pool accessories aren’t just for your enjoyment, but for the functionality and day-to-day operation of the pool. These pool supplies can help to ensure that your pool is working efficiently:

  • Swimming pool water leveler
  • Chemical storage area
  • Waterproof pool thermometer
  • Pool steps
  • Pool cover
  • Pool cleaners

Although not an accessory, there are mobile apps available for most smartphones to help you better maintain and care for your swimming pool. These apps can help you set reminders for care, monitor levels, provide easy access to request repair or service solutions, and even have tips and tricks to help you with maintenance.


For the best deals on swimming pool supplies and accessories in Edmonton, visit our showroom today. We can help you bring your backyard swimming pool installation to life, for good. Not to mention that we also offer comprehensive pool care service and repair solutions, to help keep your pool in outstanding condition. To get started, visit Sundance Spas of Edmonton today or give us a call.

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