One of the great benefits for those of you who winterize your pools with a safety cover is that it keeps your pool surface out of the sun and chlorine-free for perhaps six months of the year. A pool is a big investment, and you want it to last as long as it can. Properly […]
The answer is yes, many people do just that, but you can get in trouble if you don’t run your pump runs 24 hours a day. We would not recommend putting tablets in your skimmer if you operate your pool on a timer and you can also get in trouble if the power goes off. The chlorine tablets are concentrated […]
As a general rule, once a liner is installed, the pool should never be drained. You may get away with it in the first few years but after that, the liner starts to lose its elasticity and you run the risk on the liner ripping or tearing when you try to refill the pool. This […]
I had a new liner installed last summer. The liner keeps coming out of the coping track in several places. Why is this happening and how do I stop it?
Thanks for that question and it’s one of the easiest problems to solve. Typically the problem is with the track and not with the liner. Plastic coping tracks deteriorate over time and cold weather will make the bead contract and it’s more prone to popping out. The inexpensive solution is to get the bead back […]
You have purchased a pool liner, which is a big investment. You have now decided to purchase a safety cover to extend the life of your liner and protect your pool. Your next decision is whether you are going to install the cover yourself or hire a pool professional to do the job for you. […]