How much does it cost to replace a liner in above ground pool?
Above ground swimming pool liner replacement runs between $350 and $1,600 with most spending $700 on average. Above ground vinyl pool liner installation costs range from $200 to $800, while inground liner installers charge between $1,000 and $2,500 for labor.
Which liner is best for above ground pool?
Overlap Liners for Above-Ground Pools
- Swimline Blue Overlap Liner.
- Swimline Overlap Oval Pool Swirl Liner.
- Smartline Boulder Swirl Above Ground Pool Liners.
- Blue Wave Bead Liner for Above Ground Pools.
- Swimline Grand Tile Unibead Pool Liner.
What is the best thickness for an above ground pool liner?
Many professional builders actually prefer 20mil liners because they have more elasticity which helps them fit better in some cases. Thicker liners tend to be less pliable and much heavier which can make the installation more difficult. A proper fitting 20 mil liner will outlast an improper fitting thicker liner.
What is the best material to put under an above ground pool?
Pool Floor Padding By far the best material to place under a swimming pool liner is Armor Shield or Gorilla Pad. These materials are breathable allowing moisture to escape and are extremely tough, keeping insects and moles from coming through and piercing the vinyl pool liner.
Can I replace my own above ground pool liner?
Replacing your own above ground pool liner can be an easy weekend project that can save well over $1000, when you measure, buy and install your own pool liner.
Can I put a new pool liner over the old one?
Can you put a new vinyl pool liner over an old one? We do not recommend that you leave your old pool liner in your above ground swimming pool when replacing the liner. It may seem like an extra layer of protection, but in reality, it will create more problems for you.
Which is better 20 gauge or 25 gauge pool liner?
Liner Durability A 20 gauge vinyl swimming pool liner is thinner than a 25 gauge liner. If you have an above-ground or in-ground swimming pool that sees heavy use it’s often better to go with a thicker vinyl pool liner.
What is a 25 gauge pool liner?
25 units – A 25 Gauge liner is 0.0223 inches thick. A 25 MIL liner is 0.0250 inches thick or approximately 12% thicker than a 20 Gauge liner. By comparison a dime is 0.0490 inches thick or just under twice the thickness of a 25 MIL liner.
Should you put a tarp under an above ground pool?
At the bare minimum, yes you should put a tarp underneath your Intex pool. Inflatable pools, Bestway and Summer Ways pools will also benefit from a tarp. Although a tarp will help protect your pool there are far better choices such as foam tiles or proper commercial under pool pads.
How long does it take to install a pool liner?
Expect to spend 2 to 4 hours removing faceplates, gaskets, and the old vinyl pool liner, positioning and installing the new replacement liner prior to refilling the pool with water.