According to recent reports, DIY swimming pool repairs result in more damage to the swimming pool, especially if the homeowner has no previous experiences in resolving pool problems. Although some pool repairs may seem simple and easy, the assistance of a trained and experienced professional is still necessary to ensure efficiency and high level of quality.
Keep in mind that these professionals have spent years learning about swimming pools and its parts. They have years of previous experiences doing various types of repairs and resolving a wide range of pool problems. Compare these with the instant knowledge that homeowners get from how-to videos and step-by-step articles and you will see whose repair is more effective. If you think you will save money by doing your own repair, think about the costly damages that a faulty DIY pool repair can result in.
Why should I hire a professional for swimming pool repairs?
Aside from what is mentioned above, pool repair professionals have undergone training to become proficient in detecting pool leaks and in diagnosing potential problems in a pool’s plumbing system and pool automation system. Swimming pool professionals at Russell Cooper Pools have also spent years learning about the important parts and additions to a pool such as chemical feeders, salt-based chlorinator systems and other alternatives to pool equipment.
Another good reason for you to hire professionals aside from their expertise is that there are repairs that require the use of huge and special equipment that only professionals have. Some of these repairs include resurfacing, filter and pump repairs, lighting system repairs and upgrades, equipment replacement, repairs to heater and motors, valve repairs and plumbing repairs.
Other tasks you can hire pool professionals for
In addition to swimming pool repairs, you can also hire pool professionals for the following tasks:
This particularly includes regular cleaning and brushing, monitoring of pool equipment and balancing your pool water chemistry. More specifically, you can hire a pool professional to do weekly skimming of your swimming pool to remove any floating debris, cleaning of the skimmer baskets and pool deck, and backwashing. These maintenance tasks can be done on a weekly or monthly basis. Just be sure to discuss an appropriate schedule with the pool professional you are considering hiring.
- Equipment installation and upgrades
Whenever you plan on replacing or upgrading your pool equipment with energy efficient ones, you should always hire professionals. Aside from having the right equipment required for the installation, you can also seek recommendations on the most appropriate and most cost-effective equipment for replacement.
Similarly, with equipment installation, professionals provide their expertise in resurfacing as well as their knowledge in choosing the right surface that is suitable for your swimming pool. Keep in mind that the surface should complement the lighting in your pool area.
Looking for a pool professional to assist you with swimming pool repairs? Call Russell Cooper Pools now.
Russell Cooper Pools
101 Folly Rd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29588