Making a Splash with an Above Ground Pool on Designing Spaces™ Airing on Lifetime®

Rich Ruzza from POOLCORP will give viewers an in-depth look at how an above ground pool is quick to install and easy to maintain in this special “Pride in DIY” Edition.

Pompano Beach, FL, April 24, 2014 --( The popular home improvement show Designing Spaces™ will give viewers an in-depth look at how an above ground pool is quick to install and easy to maintain on Thursday, April 24th at 7:30 am (ET/PT) airing on the Lifetime® Channel in a special “Pride in DIY” Edition of the show.

In this episode, “An Above Ground Pool for the Best Season Ever,” Rich Ruzza, Product Manager, Above Ground Pools and Grills, POOLCORP, will help show how families can enjoy their pool just in time for the swimming season.

Designing Spaces will meet up with Rich at an installation site in a home’s backyard where the Garden Leisure Discovery LX™ - 15’ x30’ oval above ground pool is being installed. He’ll take viewers through the steps and timeframe for installing the pool, as well as explain the advantages of an above ground pool, how they can fit in almost any backyard, and can have most of the features that are available in an inground swimming pool.

“We are happy to work with Designing Spaces to show homeowners how they can become pool owners quickly and affordably with an above ground pool. Above ground pools are easy to install and maintain and can provide years of fun for the entire family,” said Manny Perez de la Mesa, President and C.E.O., POOLCORP.

“We’re so glad to have POOLCORP, such a trusted name in the pool industry, join us for this show. Our Designing Spaces viewers will see first-hand how their families can create a fun place to relax, swim, get some exercise and enjoy time together this summer,” said Scott Moss, Director of Programming of Designing Spaces™.

POOLCORP, a leading wholesale distributor of swimming pool and related backyard products, currently operates more than 300 Sales Centers in North America and Europe, through which it distributes more than 160,000 national brand and private label products to approximately 80,000 wholesale customers.

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About Designing Spaces™ on Lifetime Television
Entering its 10th year, Designing Spaces™ continues to be one of America’s favorite home improvement shows. The show inspires viewers on decorating ideas, do-it-yourself projects and step-by-step home improvements to help make every space count and provide solutions to help you enjoy the space you live, work and play in. Designing Spaces™ Family of Spaces includes Think Green Spaces, Kids Spaces and its widely popular Spaces of Hope which prides itself on assisting people and places in dire need of a makeover including children’s shelters, animal shelters, military families and more. Designing Spaces™ airs Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30am (ET/PT) on Lifetime Television.

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