Standard Pool Leaks
Having a leak in your pool is only the beginning of pool troubles. Pool maintenance and water clarity becomes very difficult and expensive to the pool owner whom has a pool leak. Homeowners keep pouring and adding chemicals to the pools but it is like pouring them down the drain. Pool leaks cause chemical loss. In the meantime the homeowner also has to keep constantly refilling the pool with untreated water thus diluting the chemicals remaining more and more. So naturally this can become costly quick.
Having a pool leak also puts your pool equipment at risk with the probability of air entering the lines and causing damage to your equipment and plumbing and can also cause your pool pump to run dry. Therefore, if a leak is not repaired you may end up with a high repair bill.
It is best to catch a leak early on and have it found and repaired. Homeowners often ask us how to find a pool leak. It is not easy by any means. It often requires the use of diving and sound equipment which allows the diver to hear the water exiting from a particular area.
For ease, have it done by a trained professional.
We here with Pool Pros of Pasco will first send you instructions how to bucket test a pool leak simply on your own to determine for sure if you need leak detection and repair.
Pool Surface Crack Leaks
Do you have an obvious pool crack in the pool structure and are losing water? This situation is a whole different animal. It requires cutting out gaps of the cracked areas to tie the two sides together. The the gaps get filled and pool remodeling to be done in conjunction due to the demo required to repair.