Splashy new pool rental app dives into Austin just in time for summer
Scorching temps. Baking automobiles. ERCOT begging locals to set their thermostats to 78: Why, it is virtually prefer it’s summer time in Austin or one thing.
After an extended sweat, nothing cools off like an extended swim in a glowing pool. To that finish, a European pool-sharing service is diving into Austin, permitting scorched Austinites to go to secure, safe areas that come licensed and able to make a splash.
Dubbed Swimmy, the app (obtainable for obtain on Apple and Android) connects swimmers and sunbathers with pool leases of their space. Reserving periods vary by pool from $25-$35 per particular person per half day, based on a launch.
“I’ve two youngsters and in just some clicks, we’re grabbing our towels and splashing round in a personal pool. It is an ideal play date,” Swimmy spokesperson Isobella Harkrider tells CultureMap.
Clearly, the pool-sharing app is a no brainer for many who are shy about inviting themselves to pool-owning buddies’ homes or visiting public swimming pools and gymnasium swimming pools. However what’s in it for pool house owners? Based on Swimmy, pool house owners can financial institution some severe money on their under-used — and authorized — swimming pools throughout sizzling summer time months.
“Texas pool house owners could make some further money this summer time. Swimmy makes it simple to show your pool right into a moneymaker and is a worthwhile transfer for empty nesters whose licensed swimming pools could also be much less energetic this summer time,” says Harkrider.
For extra info, go to Swimmy.com or obtain the app.