When you install a swimming pool in the backyard at your house, it brings with it an immediate touch of class and elegance. Just the fact of its presence suggests to people that you have both leisure and the money to enjoy it. The sparkle of the lights on the water, or underwater lights, can illuminate your backyard at night with a romantic atmosphere. If you're planning to create a backyard that's to die for, a swimming pool is a finishing touch. But if you've gone to all that trouble, then you should also be willing to take care of it and maintain it on an ongoing basis, even during the winter months when it is too cold to use the swimming pool. If you take the right steps to winterize your pool, it will be easy to reverse the process when summer comes, and your pool will give you endless days of pleasure and enjoyment for years to come. Let us have a look at how to do it.