Category Archives: Swimming Pools

Public Service Reminder: It’s Time to Get Those Backyard Pools Opened for the Kids

Posted by in Lightning, Snow Loads, Swimming Pools, Wind Damage | May 15, 2017

The damage to this swimming pool was not from lightning, as evidenced by the lack of charred or melted materials and a lack of damage to the electrical equipment. The damage to this swimming pool was not from wind, as… Read More

Burst Sidewall of an Above-Ground Swimming Pool

Posted by in Swimming Pools | January 23, 2017

We have observed that one of the more common causes of a split in the sidewall of an above ground pool is corrosion of the sidewall.  (For those who think swimming pool damage is only a summer issue, note the… Read More

When Winterizing a Swimming Pool

Posted by in Swimming Pools | August 04, 2014

Here’s an important reason to lower the water level in a swimming pool when winterizing. If the water level is not properly lowered in a swimming pool when it is closed for the season, that is, the water level is… Read More