Pool Opening

Pool Opening

Pool Openings Consist of:

  • Remove winter plugs
  • Install equipment drain plugs and strainer baskets
  • Prime and start filter pump (if system is operational)
  • Add DE (if applicable)
  • Insert filter (if applicable)
  • Check circulation for adequate flow
  • Install ladders, handrails, diving board, slide and light (if applicable)
  • Liquid chlorine shock and algaecide – please allow pool to circulate 24 hours before adding further chemicals (please notify us if you require peroxide shock)
  • Free delivery of pool chemicals – Stock up for the whole pool season


Cover Removal also available:

Remove water from cover, brush to clean, fold cover


Remove safety cover, reseat cover anchors, and fold cover


Customer Responsibilities:

  • Remove, clean and store your pool cover if we’re not providing that service.
  • Turn on electrical power and water at equipment area.
  • Make sure plugs and baskets are at the equipment location.
  • Add water to proper operating level
  • Bring a water sample to our store after opening to complete water balancing