What type of above ground pool is best?
Best Overall Above-Ground Pool: Intex Ultra Round Above-Ground Swimming Pool Set.
Which above ground pool lasts longest?
Whether you’re looking for an above ground pool with steel, hybrid, or resin components, Backyard Oasis has the most durable options for every category and every budget. The market average life of an above ground pool may be shorter than you think at about 7-15 years.
What is the most popular above ground pool size?
15 feet by 30 feet
Round pools start at 12 feet in diameter, with 24-foot-diameter pools, which can fit four to five people, being the most popular choice, Carnes says. The most popular oval pools are 15 feet by 30 feet. The depth of your pool depends on the wall height.
What is the easiest above ground pool to install?
Inflatable pools are by far one of the easiest to install and take down. With a pump, some can inflate in less than five minutes. Other designs, like resin or semi-inground pools, require installation similar to an in-ground model. The ground must be leveled and sand laid down so the pool doesn’t get punctured.
Is an oval or round pool better?
An oval pool, especially with a nice deck, can look much like an inground pool – at a vastly lower price. It gives you more length for swimming laps. Depending on your back yard, it may fit better – though it will take up more ground area than the equivalent round.
Can you leave an above ground pool up all year?
A common question asked is, “Can above ground pools stay up year round?” And although the easy answer is that “Yes, they can,” whether you want to leave them up year-round really depends on the type of pool you have. Dismantling some above ground pools for the winter may be more hassle than it’s worth.
What do I need to know before buying an above ground pool?
What to Know Before Buying an Above Ground Pool
- Planning & Location.
- Size, Shape, Above Ground or Semi-Inground.
- Pool Material.
- Price Point.
How many hours does it take to install an above ground pool?
The installation of an above ground pool can generally be completed by an experienced pool installation crew in about 4-6 hours.
Is a round or rectangle pool better?
Typically, a long, rectangular pool is based for laps since it lets you swim in a straight line. A rounded pool would be better for lounging and for recreational swims. These pools are usually smaller and do not have a straight path for swimming laps.
What is a decent size pool?
It’s recommended having a depth fewer than six feet to meet most pool needs. For a family of six to eight people, an 18 foot by 36-foot pool is recommended. This should be sufficient to avoid crowding and allow for the playing of games. Rectangle shaped pools look best for this size.
How many years do above ground pools last?
between 10 and 20 years
A high-quality above ground pool from Valley Pool & Spa should last between 10 and 20 years depending on how well you care for it. However, your pool liner will not last as long as your pool. Contact a pool expert at our store to see if you need a new liner before you decide to replace your entire pool.