Which solar pool covers work best?

Answer On One Hand: Clear Solar CoverA solar cover with a clear finish will allow the most heat energy through to your pool water. Pools with transparent covers will heat up faster.On the Other: Opaque So... Read More »

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How do solar pool heaters work?

A heated pool can extend the swimming season from early spring well into late fall. However, it's expensive to heat a pool. Utilizing free energy from the sun to heat pool water is a very economica... Read More »

Do solar covers go up or down?

Solar covers, often used to cover a pool's water and trap heat underneath it, are typically not used in an "up and down" direction. They are used horizontally, covering the length and width of the ... Read More »

Are pool covers necessary for an indoor pool?

%DETAILS%AnswerPool covers should be put on indoor pools, because if something harmful to swim in (such as cleaning liquid) gets in the pool if it's not covered, it could ruin the pool water. Answ... Read More »

Are outdoor pool covers necessary?

On One Hand: They are essential for pool safety and economyDrowning accounts for over 3,000 annual deaths and is the second leading cause of death among children under age 14. One of the first step... Read More »