When examining pool owners’ lists of purchases, a pool safety cover often ends up in the “Nice To Have” column. What keeps them from the “Must Have” items? Money. One of the most common questions we hear at Goodall Pools and Spas is this: “Is a pool safety cover worth the extra money?” Our answer is yes. Between protecting your loved ones and protecting your pool, safety covers make … [Read more...] about Is a Pool Safety Cover Worth the Extra Money?
You’re ready to modernize your swimming pool. Hooray! What aesthetic are you going for with your pool renovation: trendy or classic? This is a tricky question that has resulted in many spats between pool moms and dads across the decades. Some insist on keeping up with the times. Others prefer to stick with the tried and true. The truth is that we at Goodall Pools and Spas can give you a … [Read more...] about Should I modernize my swimming pool with something trendy or classic?
You’re researching where to buy an above ground swimming pool in Pennsylvania. Naturally, you’ll want a vendor who can sell you something affordable. But be careful. You don’t want a “cheap” above ground pool. Cheap pools deliver cheap experiences and will need to be replaced sooner than you’d like. Remember, you get what you pay for. Rather, you want to widen the scope of your query. Find out … [Read more...] about When’s the best time to get a great deal on an above ground swimming pool?
Before you know it, it will be Back-to-School season. Around that time, this thought will likely creep into your head: “When is the best time for a pool closing in Pennsylvania?” For as much as we would love pools to be a feature you can use all year long, Mother Nature in the Keystone state has other ideas. So show your pool the gratitude it deserves by preparing it for a long, protected … [Read more...] about When is the Best Time for a Pool Closing in Pennsylvania?
You have finally decided that it’s time for you to get your own inground pool in Pennsylvania. Wonderful! But before you go about planning your first pool party, you need to get well acquainted with the requirements for building a swimming pool in Pennsylvania. At Goodall Pools and Spas, we work with our clients to make sure each vinyl-lined and fiberglass pool we build complies with both state … [Read more...] about Building a Swimming Pool in Pennsylvania: What are the Requirements?
Just when you had a groove going for pool season, you see it: a tear in your liner. Immediately, your brain goes to work anticipating how much a pool liner replacement will cost. Between the economic inflation and the busy schedules of the repair experts in central Pennsylvania, you wonder if you will have to close the pool early this year. Don’t panic! Goodall Pools and Spas can help you when … [Read more...] about How Much Does a Pool Liner Replacement Cost in 2022?
Is it hard to get financing for a swimming pool? This is a question we hear a lot, and rightfully so. A swimming pool is a significant investment, and you should know who’s going to help you pay for it. The answer is this: like most financial decisions, it depends on who you enlist to help you crunch the numbers. This is especially true of inground pools where the typical price is upwards of … [Read more...] about Is it Hard to Get Financing for a Swimming Pool?￼￼
With the price of kilowatt-hours going up in areas around Central Pennsylvania, a question we hear often is “What products can I get to improve the energy efficiency of my swimming pool?” At Goodall Pools, we take energy efficiency seriously. Our approach to everything from pool renovation to new pool equipment aims to keep both your environment and your finances healthy. We place a … [Read more...] about What Products Can I Get to Improve the Energy Efficiency of My Swimming Pool?
Pool maintenance is a critical component of your backyard swimming experience. So as you’re daydreaming about pool parties and training for the 100-meter freestyle, set aside some time to evaluate your pool’s maintenance needs and how it compares to your budget. At Goodall Pools & Spas, we have been helping swimming pool owners across Central Pennsylvania build and manage their dream pools … [Read more...] about How Much Does Pool Maintenance Cost in 2022?
Are you excited about swim season this year? Join the crowd! People are definitely in more of a rush these days to purchase pool supplies. The motivation for more people to invest in at-home recreation is on the rise. Keeping a selection of pool supplies on hand can help you avoid making a dash to the store at the last minute. If you are asking, "What pool supplies should I stock up on ahead of … [Read more...] about What pool supplies should I stock up on ahead of time?