3 Reasons to Install a Swimming Pool This Summer

Honeysuckle Nursery Swimming Pool

A swimming pool is great for physical health, mental health, and just plain fun!

Pools practically sell themselves because who doesn’t want to come to an awesome pool party? However, it might be difficult to justify having a pool installed if the main selling point is just that it’s fun. The thing is, pools are way more than just fun. They come with several unexpected benefits that may actually shape your life in a surprising way and be a major boon to your overall health.

Physical Health

Swimming is an excellent low-impact exercise. It’s useful if you want to build lean muscle, but also if you just want to get some exercise while having fun. It’s difficult to make time for exercise if you don’t enjoy it or you need to go to the gym, but a pool in the backyard is a great excuse to get outside in the sunshine and improve your physical health.

Mental Health

Being outside is good for your mental health. Sunshine exposure boosts serotonin levels, making you happier. Being around nature relieves stress and calms the mind. Even physical exercise is known to improve mental health because a healthy body propagates a healthy mind. Having a swimming pool will bring you outside more often (don’t forget sunscreen!) to enjoy the sunshine and engage in physical fitness, greatly improving your mental health.


If you’re someone who loves to host your friends and family, you won’t even have to invite them if you have a swimming pool. People want to be in and around bodies of water, and swimming pools are a great gathering place for a summer barbecue. If you have kids, their friends will always want to come to your home to swim, and it is a good motivator to get them off of screen time and out in the sunshine.


At Honeysuckle Nursery and Design, you will get construction and maintenance crews on site who have a minimum of 10 years of experience in all types of landscaping and hardscaping. Our designers will work closely with you to understand how you want to use your space so that we can make the most of your entire site. We are committed to providing complete customer satisfaction and will work with you along every step of the way to be sure that you are happy with your new trees. Please be sure to visit our gallery page for unique, creative designs and inspiration!

Whether you live in Anne Arundel or Howard Counties, we can help you experience your dream space in Annapolis, Davidsonville, Millersville, Ellicott City, Clarksville, Columbia, and surrounding areas. We specialize in Landscape Design & Maintenance, Swimming Pools, Hardscape, and Natural Stone, Water Features, Outdoor Living Spaces, and more! Dream, Create, Experience with Honeysuckle Nursery & Design by calling 410-849-5119 or email us to schedule your free no-obligation estimate today. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Houzz, and YouTube!

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