Automatic Pool Cover Buyer’s Guide

Are you considering getting a pool or just bought a home with a pool? It can be a big decision and there are many things to think about, including the benefits, maintenance, safety, and automatic pool covers. This quick guide will help you understand the process and what to expect when you’re considering a pool cover purchase.

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Step 1 – Consult With Pool Cover Specialist

First things first, we want to get to know you and your pool. We’ll work with you directly to determine your needs and answer any questions you may have. At Pool Covers BC our pool experts have decades of experience in BC so we are able to answer any questions and anticipate issues that may occur.

During the consultation, we’ll ask you questions like whether you’re working with a pool builder, the shape of your pool and review photos of your pool. It’s important to note that not every pool shape is suitable for an automatic pool cover, so we’ll need to determine early on if it will work with your pool. If modifications need to be made to fit a cover, we’ll let you know.

Step 2 – Cover Pricing

Once we’ve determined that an automatic pool cover will work with your pool, we’ll provide you with pricing. We will review the photos you send us via the handy form below to determine the size and consider any other information you send us. We will reply with a quick response. This way, we can all be on the same page and move forward smoothly.

Step 3 – Automatic Pool Cover Installation

If you’re working with a pool builder, we’ll be contact and work with them directly on installation. The cover installation process itself typically takes place two or three weeks after the order is placed as we wait for parts to arrive and make any required customizations. The actual install only takes about one day with very little disruption to your backyard enjoyment. If there are any delays or changes along the way, we’ll keep you informed and in the loop.

There’s no need let the pool cover building process overwhelm you. At Pool Covers BC, we’ve installed thousands of automatic pool covers in BC including metro Vancouver, Kelowna/Okanagan region, Victoria, Vancouver Island and the BC interior.

For more details on the benefits of an automatic pool cover see our article here.

If you want to get started on the pool cover installation process, contact us using the the handy form below. You can even send us photos of your pool to help us better evaluate your needs and suggest pool cover options!