Openings and Closings » Openings and Closings

Pool Opening includes:

  • Remove, clean, treat with stowaway, and fold your swimming pool cover (if applicable)
  • Reassemble your filtration equipment, install handrails and ladders, inspect and clean filter and/or chlorination system.
  • Inspect slide, diving board, and water features (if applicable)
  • Upon start up, inspect plumbing and filtration equipment for leaks
  • Evaluate function of pool cleaner (if applicable)
  • Adjust your water level to proper operating level and start the filtration/circulation system.
  • Remove all debris from the swimming pool and surface skimmers.  Clean the swimming pool; to include vacuuming and brushing the floor and walls of your swimming pool.
  • Inspect underwater lights.
  • Add balancing chemicals to the swimming pool based on initial water condition.
  • Check all equipment at the facility and advise Owner of any needed repairs.
  • Drain and clean swimming pool (if necessary at an additional cost)

 Pool Closing

  • Lubricate, add pump protector to, and drain all pumps that are constructed to be drained.
  • Uncover and drain strainer and chemical feeders.
  • Drain all re-circulating and vacuum lines that are so constructed to be drained.
  • Backwash pools(s) to proper water levels.
  • Drain filter(s).
  • Drain all bathhouse fixtures (if applicable).
  • Drain drinking fountains (if applicable).
  • Clean and store chlorinator and/or any probes for chemical controllers.
  • Open to ¾ maximum all valves that are required to be opened.
  • Store ladders, guard chairs and equipment (if applicable).
  • Drain and store hoses.
  • Install winterizing equipment as furnished by the Owner.
  • Re-install pool cover (if applicable).
  • Add winterizing chemicals to pool(s) (if applicable).
  • Add antifreeze to appropriate fixtures.
  • Shut off fresh water supply. (If applicable). 
  • Notify Owner upon completion of winterization.

Interested in this service?  Please fill out this request form.