Can you replace the top rails on an above ground pool?
If the top rails are rusted or damaged beyond repair, then finding a suitable replacement may be your next option. In order to successfully accomplish this you must determine the make and model of the pool. If you have the paperwork this will be easy, if not some investigation techniques will need to be employed.
How long does a Doughboy above ground pool last?
They can last for decades. Due to the strong steel or resin frames, Doughboy pools have been found to last for more than 25 years. Doughboy utilizes high-quality, durable materials that will keep your pool frame, pool liner, and pool equipment working for several years without repair or replacement.
Are above ground pool parts universal?
Due to the fact there are hundreds of different above ground pool models, there aren’t any universal or generic parts that can be used on different pools.
How long do above ground pools last?
2018. 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.
Can I sit on the edge of my above ground pool?
No. Do not allow any pool occupants (even small children) to lean over, lie down, or sit on the inflatable top ring. This will cause instability in the pool wall and cause the water to flood over the side of the pool.
Can you paint top rails on above ground pool?
Aboveground pool coping, known as the ‘Top Rail’ of the pool, can also be a vinyl resin product, or stamped steel that has been electrostatically painted, or powdered coated. Plastic or Aluminum coping can be painted, although plastic/vinyl coping is not intended to need paint.
Are Doughboy pools worth extra money?
Conclusion. I have nothing against Doughboy Pools, they make great above ground pools, but they are just too much money. Their resin pools cost way to much, and they don’t offer an aluminum wall. You may find their prices more competitive in your area of the country.
Is it expensive to maintain an above ground pool?
Above-ground pools cost about the same to maintain as inground pools since they basically have the same structure. You can expect to spend between $1,200 and $1,800 per year on basic pool maintenance costs.
Can you put above ground pool in deck?
There’s a simple way to upgrade your above-ground pool: build a pool deck. Whether you build a deck all the way around your above-ground pool or just along one side, the extra space will give you and your guests a place to sunbathe and hang out at water level.
How old are the rails on a Doughboy pool?
We are in the process of fixing rust on our Doughboy AGP which is 15 years old. A lot of rust on the metal coping, some on the under side of the top rails, on the upright caps that the top rails are screwed into and some around the skimmer and return openings.
Where can I buy above ground pool rails?
Patiostore.com and Sardec.com. Above ground pool parts can be ordered from the site linked to on this page Asahi Above Ground Pools. These would be somewhat generic in nature, unless of course you own an Asahi above ground pool. Top rails are, however, fairly universal and can be adapted to many different brands of pool.
Can you change the rail on an above ground pool?
Above ground pools with large top rails also have large top caps to support these rails. Just changing the top rail will leave a large portion of the rail unsupported and unstable, not something you would want to walk on.
What kind of maintenance do you do on a Doughboy pool?
Keep pool maintenance to a minimum with Doughboy’s Premium Maintenance Kit. Simply the best water quality you can have in a Doughboy pool. Doughboy and POOL FROG offer you the easiest, most efficient way to sanitize your pool. Complete your backyard oasis with one of these decking options.