Is your inground pool lined with vinyl? If so, there's a key question you should have at the front of your mind when your pool reopens in the spring: Is it time for a vinyl liner replacement? Vinyl liners are popular because they're relatively affordable and easy to install when compared to other pool materials like concrete or fiberglass. Furthermore, they allow for total customization … [Read more...] about How to Tell If You Need a Vinyl Liner Replacement
“Should I get a pool or a swim spa?” We’re glad you asked! The best answer to this comes in the form of another question: What are your goals? Ultimately, the scales will tip depending on how you envision using your swimming environment. Pool or Swim Spa: Does It Matter? There are numerous ways to create an aquatic environment that is safe, enjoyable, and durable. Pools and swim spas are … [Read more...] about Should I Get a Pool or a Swim Spa?
Pool closing time draws nearer with each passing day. Yes, it is a sad occasion to say farewell to your pool parties until next summer. But don’t let it distract you from closing your pool properly and at the best time. We at Goodall Pools & Spas have helped customers all throughout Central Pennsylvania close their pools for nearly 60 years. The pool chemicals and supplies we carry play a … [Read more...] about What Pool Closing Chemicals and Supplies Do I Need?
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?
A swimming pool is a big long-term investment. While a pool more than pays for itself with the benefits it provides for your family and home value, you may be wondering how to reduce ownership costs. Here are five tips for lowering the costs of owning a swimming pool that will protect your investment without destroying your wallet. Tip #1 - Stay on Top of Pool Maintenance Keeping your pool … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Lowering the Costs of Owning a Swimming Pool
After you’ve made the investment in building a pool, your next question is probably, “How much does it cost to operate an inground swimming pool?” There are some occasional and ongoing costs when it comes to caring for and maintaining your pool, so here’s what you need to know to budget accordingly. Cost Replace a Vinyl Liner If you choose to install a vinyl liner for your pool, you will … [Read more...] about How Much Does it Cost to Operate an Inground Swimming Pool?
When is the right time to open my swimming pool in Pennsylvania? This is a good question - one that we hear often at Goodall Pools. In fact, we’ve been answering this very query for exactly 60 years now. Our company has expanded over the decades. We now have 5 locations available to help families with their water care needs, including a brand new store in Mechanicsburg. Warmer temperatures bring … [Read more...] about When is the Right Time to Open my Swimming Pool in Pennsylvania?