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Thicker is not always better. If it is a rough base (cement or sand and cement), 28 0r 30 is better. If it is poolcrete or vermiculite base, 20 is better.

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Q: Is 28 mil thick vinyl liner for an inground pool better than the 20 mil?
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Can you patch the corners of a 20ft - 30ft inground vinyl pool liner that has big rips?

No. Replace the liner.

Inground vinyl liner replacements in Houston Tx?

We used Garrett Vinyl Pools they have been around for years.

How to to redo my inground pool with something that will last longer than vinyl lining?

what you can do in this situation depends on what is under the vinyl liner now.

Is an inground vinyl or fiberglass salt water pool better for the Toronto area?

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What adhesive to use patching a vinyl liner in inground pool?

There is special adhesive for this,sold in pool maintenance stores.

Can a vinyl liner pool be converted into a gunite pool?

As long as the vinyl liner pool is inground, it can be converted. But you'll probably have to remove all of the vinyl pool elements until you have reduced the pool to a big hole in the ground and then start from there. All it takes is time and money!

You are having a vinyl liner inground pool installed today they did the vermiculite bottom but when they pulled out the ladder it left hole marks can this be fixed before they set the liner?


What is the best material to line a homemade pond with?

Thick vinyl pond liner.

Are swimming pools aluminum?

The walls of some above ground and some inground vinyl liner pool kits are made of aluminum.

Where can you find replacement steps for a ladder for a Spartan brand vinyl liner inground swimming pool?

Some pool companys are not in business. most all inground pools have the same size treads..

Water behind vinyl liner inground pool?

If you have water behind your vinyl in ground pool liner, you should first lower the water in the pool to normal levels if it is over-filled. Make sure that the vacuum pipe is clear, unclog it if it is not. Once it is unblocked let the water from behind the liner flow out.

What kind of liner is used for inground pools that aren't concrete?

Installers use vinyl liners to create inground pools without pouring concrete. Here's an overview of the topic

How much does it cost to install a vinyl swimming pool versus fiberglass pool?

Well first of all there is no such thing as a fiberglass pool. You can have fiberglass walls instead of steel but your pool is still vinyl because you need a liner. These are the usual combinations of inground pools. Sand floor, steel walls, vinyl liner Sand floor, fiberglass walls, vinyl liner Vermiculite floor, steel walls, vinyl liner Vermiculite floor, fiberglass walls, vinyl liner Concrete floor, steel walls, vinyl liner Concrete floor, fiberglass walls, vinyl liner Concrete floor, concrete walls, no liner Concrete pools have to be painted with epoxy paint or if you want tile installed then usually you plaster over the concrete. Now a days 3 and 4 are the most common inground installs. 1 and 2 are usually pools that are 30 + years old although you can still have them done that way. In South Alabama the cost of a 20 *40 vinyl pool will cost around 18 to 22 thousand

If you currently have a vinyl liner in your inground pool can you remodel it in the future so that it becomes a concrete pool?

Ya can do anything ya desire if ya got the money

What is better vinyl or PVC pool liner?

This is unfortunately a circuitous question since both are common names for the same product. PVC stands for PolyVinyl Chloride and this type of liner is often refered to as a "Vinyl Liner". Sometimes when someone asks for a PVC pool liner they are referring to a Commercial (reinforced for strenght and textured for slip resistance) PVC Pool Liner or PVC Pool Membrane (e.g. RenoSys is the most successfully installed North American Brand). Whereas residential PVC or Vinyl Liners are only 20 to 28 mils thick, a Commercial membrane is reinforced with a scrim and is typically 60 mils thick.

How can you fix a vinyl liner that detached from its holder off an inground pool?

we just did it. remove the top lip and pour boiling water over the liner to soften then pull it back up into its proper place and replace the lip. done

Is a fiberglass pool better then vinyl pool?

A fiberglass pool is far superior to a vinyl liner pool. It is also about twice as expensive.

How much does it cost to replace the pool liner in a 20 x 40 inground pool?

A 20 by 40 vinyl liner pool will cost around 1500 for the liner and 1500 for the labor. If you have a cement or vermiculite ( a type of cement) floor . If you have a sand bottom there is a extra charge for labor

How can you keep your vinyl pool liner from pulling out?

liner lock

Is there a paint for a vinyl liner?

no on paint! You will need to replace the liner.

Where can I find a cute print vinyl pool liner online?

Beautiful and cute print vinyl pool liners are available aplenty online. You check up at any of these sites that sell a variety of vinyl pool liner:;; AND

Why does an inground pool have wrinkles on the bottom and sides?

Hydrostatic pressure or poor water chemistry. If the watertable is high the liner will float and when the water recedes will create a suction and pinch the liner. If your alkalinity and stabilizer levels are low the sanitizer will not have any molecules to attach to so it goes after the vinyl. The pulls the plastizer out the vinyl and causes it to prematurely fade and wrinkle.

To cut down on heating costs will an inground vinyl liner pool with a dark-colored vinyl liner be noticeably warmer than one with a light-colored liner?

A darker color will absorb and retain some of this heat/light, most will be absorbed or reflected by the water. Solar heating panels that circulate the water through the panels then back to the pool or alternatively a solar cover will do much more to heat the pool water.

Who installs inground vinyl liners in Houston?

Garret Vinyl Pools Inc. 281-855-7000

Will a chlorine burn on your pool liner crack the liner?

High concentrations of chlorine can and will destroy a vinyl liner.