As the year winds down, so do the average temperatures across many states in the US. Bare feet and swimsuit-clad days spent at the beach are often replaced with days spent indoors or in the snow. But for residents across the country who have access to heated swimming pools or spas, they are able to enjoy the aquatic perks that pools and spas offer year-round, especially those who have them installed in their backyards.
With these luxuries come undeniable risks, though. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury in the United States; of the 10 people who die