4 Steps To Picking The Perfect Swimming Pool Cover

Posted on: 1 November 2017
If you're getting ready to invest in a new pool, or you're buying a house that has one, you're going to also need a pool cover. Since they have a variety of functions, you may be lost as to which one is best. There's no need to feel overwhelmed with the options. Here are four steps to selecting the perfect cover for your pool. 1. Determine its purpose Before even beginning the shopping process, you need to figure out what the purpose of your pool cover will be.
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How To Replace Inground Pool Tile

Posted on: 31 August 2017
Pool tiles commonly have to be replaced entirely every twenty years, but you can replace individual tiles without replacing the whole section of  in between times. Pool tiles get damaged from weather, water freezing and thawing behind them, or pool settling, which loosens the grout holding the tiles in place. Use this guide to replace your pool tile. Prepare to Replace the Tile To fix the tiles, you need: work gloves tape measure sponge soft cloth hose duct tape putty knife flat blade screwdriver or hammer and chisel notched trowel pool plaster (optional) pool tile grout hydraulic cement silicone thin thinset mortar  replacement tile Drain the pool enough, so you can reach the tiles that need repair, and let it dry Measure substrate (material backing) depth to determine if you need plaster.
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3 Cost Factors To Take Into Consideration When Considering Adding A Pool To Your Home

Posted on: 24 July 2017
If you want to install a pool in your backyard, you need to make sure that you think about both the upfront as well as the long-term cost of having a pool. Installation The first cost that you need to take into consideration is installation. The installation costs can really vary based on what type of pool and how much you want to change your yard. An in-ground pool, where a large hole needs to be dug in your yard, is going to cost more than an above-ground pool.
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How To Fix Damaged Vinyl Pool Liners

Posted on: 2 July 2017
Pool liners keep the walls of the pool from developing rusting, sagging, or corroding. Pool owners commonly vinyl liners because they are cost-effective, but they can develop holes and rips easily.  A hole in your liner doesn't mean you have to buy a new one since minor damage can easily be fixed. However, you shouldn't delay fixing holes, because it lowers the water level. Follow these tips to fix a torn vinyl pool liner:
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