INGROUND & ABOVE GROUND VINYL LINER POOLS
Swimming pool maintenance should be done on a regular basis and should involve detecting a leak in the pool liner. A pool liner leak may create unnecessary water loss in your pool and weaken the pool’s structure therefore a constant check for a pool liner leak is important. Simple pool liner leak detection tests include easy do-it-yourself tests like using a rubber hose or submersible microphones to listen for leaks. Small leaks underwater do make noise; just make sure it’s quiet enough to do the test. Other pool liner leak detection tests involve gadgets and devices that you need to probe along the pool liner which is a more professional way in finding a pool liner leak or you can always go the experts in looking for a leak in the pool liner.
A pool liner leak decreases the integrity of the pool’s structure making it prone to leakage. Unattended pool liner leaks may escalate into greater damages such as shell leaks which are more costly to repair. Therefore, detecting and fixing a leak in the pool liner is a better option than waiting for shell leaks to occur. The pool liner also creates the smooth surface for swimmers. A pool liner leak may create rough surfaces in the pool walls and floors that can scratch your skin during contact. A pool liner leak does not only cost you more money if not repaired, it might also decrease the enjoyment the swimmer attains so maintain the 100% efficiency of your pool and do a pool liner leak detection now.
Pool liner leaks can be repaired underwater so emptying your pool in unnecessary. A professional leak detection company can Scuba dive and make the necessary repairs to the liner with a “wet” patch kit which also includes underwater cement. Using an experienced leak detection company to perform your underwater liner repair will save you money and will not waste huge amounts of water.