What do automatic pool covers cost?
An average automatic pool cover costs between $6,000 and $15,000, depending on the size and build of your pool. Every pool cover is custom-made to fit your pool's size and shape with measurements based on a free onsite estimate conducted by a local professional. via
Are automatic pool covers worth the price?
Automatic pool covers are good examples of you get what you pay for. Automatic pool covers offer outstanding cost savings benefits. When closed over the swimming pool an automatic pool cover will save you on chemicals, water loss from evaporation, and energy costs by not having to constantly reheat the pool. via
Are automatic pool covers reliable?
Automatic pool covers are safe, reliable, and easy to use. You can open or close your automatic safety cover with the push of a button. Automatic pool covers offer incredible peace of mind for homeowners who want to prevent accidents or keep loved ones and pets out of harm's way. via
How much does a good pool cover cost?
The cost of a pool cover is $1,480 on average, with a typical range of $655 and $2,334. The minimum cost for a pool cover is $100, and the maximum cost is $3,800. A pool cover is one of the most cost-effective methods of maintaining your investment in your pool. via
Should I cover my pool every night?
Covering a heated swimming pool at night will reduce heat loss. For a swimming pool that relies on the sun for heat, covering it at night can still make it warm enough to swim in the next day, instead of losing all the heat overnight when the temperatures drop. via
Can you walk on an automatic pool cover?
Automatic retractable swimming pool covers are one of the most convenient types of pool covers available. These are pool covers you can walk on, if necessary, to remove leaves and debris or to retrieve a child, pet or toy, but are not designed to be jumped or played on. via
How long does a automatic pool cover last?
Most automatic safety pool covers on average last 4 to 6 years if you maintain them properly. We recommend that you buy a pool cover that comes with a pro-rated warranty. That way, you can always ask for a replacement if you notice issues within a few weeks of purchase. via
How do you maintain an automatic pool cover? (video)
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Should a pool cover touch the water?
The cover is designed to touch the surface of the water. So your pool should always be filled when covered, and the water level should never go below 18 inches from the top of the pool. Check the water level of the pool and fill it up if it goes below 18 inches. via
What color pool cover is best?
"We do recommend the gray and tan the most — not only because they coordinate well in the backyard but also because these colors hold up better to UV fading, don't show dirt and generally look better in most backyards." via
What type of pool cover is best?
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What happens if you swim in a shocked pool?
Chlorine- based shock contains high levels of pH and will alter both your pH and chlorine levels in the pool. As you can see, even the type of shock you use can affect other chemicals that are already in your pool. And in turn, it will delay your swimmers from returning to the pool. via
How many hours should a pool pump run?
Overall, the lessons learned today is you should run your pool pump an average 8 hours a day to properly circulate and clean your water. The pump should push your entire pool in gallons in this 8 hour period of time. Residential pool water only needs to be turned over once daily to have proper filtration. via
When should I take my pool cover off?
Try to remove as much debris as possible because the more that is on the winter cover when you remove the cover the more chance of debris getting into your pool when you remove the winter cover. Once you have removed the debris it is time to take the winter cover off. via