Inflatable pools - what to choose, how to install and repair

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Pool
18 April 2016

One of the most popular summer leisure activities for many of us - it rest in the nature near the pond where you can swim on a hot day.For swimming was the most accessible and safe, many settle in his country sites stationary pools.However, not everyone is ready for the construction of fairly complex engineering structures.A good alternative can be a stationary pools, inflatable pools, a large number of which appeared recently on the market.They are suitable for those who do not want to conceive a long building process, and for those who like to save time and money.Indeed, most of these pools are distinguished just the low price and ease of assembly.

Most people buy inflatable pools for questioning to quickly organize a family holiday at the weekend.This pool inflatable is firmly connected to us with the concept of cottage holiday, as it is used only in summer, but in winter is parsed and stored, without taking up much space.


Pool garden pool in the country - the best for a family holiday

design inflatable pools ↑

As a rule, modern inflatable pools are made not of rubber, and polyvinyl chloride (PVC).Three layers of PVC films provide durability and safety of the sides of the pool.The design of the pool is usually round or oval bowl, often with an inflatable ring at the top, which supports a translucent or opaque side.In some pools, mostly children, inflatable bottom, too.

Their competitive advantage ↑

in favor of choice is an inflatable pool say many times:

  • Fast installation.It takes 10 to 45 minutes depending on the size of the pool.
  • mobility.This pool can be installed almost anywhere and just as easily removed.If necessary, it is easy to move to another place.
  • Inflatable pool most transportable, assembled it lighter and smaller, for example, frame swimming pool.
  • For children it is the most suitable inflatable pools, as they will all hot water, they have a soft side and secure a huge number of varieties of design.
  • Pool PVC is very easy to clean by simply wiping it inside and out.
  • price inflatable pool is quite low.

The main drawback of such a product - a certain fragility.The inflatable pool can last you 2-3 seasons.The benefits, of course, much more.

Therefore, the majority of customers who asked the question of how they are inflatable pools - the most positive reviews.

This is interesting!In the middle of the last century there was a company Intex - a small company for the production of inflatable products.Now it is a huge corporation with a number of staff more than fifteen thousand people, which has branches in several European countries and Hong Kong.The company's products are sold in dozens of countries around the world.

How to choose an inflatable pool ↑

So you've decided to buy an inflatable pool is.What kind of pool to choose from the variety of options offered on the market today?In the selection process, you will find offers of two or three large companies that produce roughly the same quality and price pools, so most likely, the problem will be reduced to a choice of pools required size and design.First we need to define the purpose of the pool.Will they use only the children, or do you want to spend there time with your family?Maybe you will have to gather a large company or you want to buy a spa pool, which will provide you with a massage using air bubbles?

The smallest pool
pool for kids with a small capacity

your choice There is a pool length of 90 centimeters to 6 meters, with a capacity from 45 liters up to 25 tonnes!If your area is not very well organized water supply, then you will not be able to fill such a huge bowl, even for the whole day.Choose based on your real needs and opportunities.Decide on the color, shape and appearance of the pool.If you want to see the diversity of design, what are inflatable pools - photo in the ad booklet or on the Internet will help to orient and make a choice.

The largest swimming pool
Largest pool.Capacity - about 25 tons

Besides size of the pool is required to take into account whether it includes a set of the necessary accessories.

  • filter pump that delivers water while cleaning it,
  • bedding under the pool, so as not to damage the bottom,
  • awning of the pool to protect the water from debris and insects,
  • net to remove debris,
  • ladder(for large pools),
  • set for maintenance,
  • repair kit,
  • hlorogenerator water disinfection,
  • water heater.

Not all of these accessories are necessary and not every pool they fit.It is necessary to choose those who need you.For example, whether to buy a heater for the children's pool?Inflatable swimming pools for children, tend to be small, do not require additional hot water, besides electric heaters are used only for pools with a capacity of more than two tons.

Filter pump
pump, filter water
Tent and bedding for the pool Essential Accessories - tent and bedding
Accessory for large pools - hlorogenerator

What would bathe the children?↑

should be highlighted inflatable paddling pool, as the main consumers of this product - it's still children.The main difference between the children's pool - it is his size and bright eye-catching design.How to choose an inflatable pool for children?Of course, we must first focus on the child's age.

For kids there are very small pools in which the water a little bit, just 40-90 liters, and it heats up very quickly.For those who already know how to walk, manufacturers produce pools slip slippery bottom, but for older children there are already quite roomy options.

Pool for children and adults
Family Pool

Among the variety, you can even find a children's inflatable pool with a small canopy to protect from direct sunlight.Well, if your child is already quite independent, you can safely buy a family pool.

Inflatable pool with slide
Inflatable pool with slide

However, most any child like it is not just a regular pool as well, such as a fountain or waterfall, inflatable pool with a slide, or even a gaming complex!

Inflatable play complex
Inflatable play complex of athletic fields

This is interesting!Company Bestway 1993 produces PVC products, including inflatable swimming pools for children.It is a major producer, four factories which manufactured products for export around the world.The design of basins are dozens of experts, trying to take into account all the wishes of customers.Therefore, among the products of this company can be seen and inflatable paddling pool with slide and adult swimming pools, from small to large, and spa pools with air massage.

Installation pool ↑

First you need to carefully prepare the very location for the pool.This will determine the lifetime.You must select the most solid and flat place on the site, without bias.Do not install the pool on loose surfaces such as sand.Then you need to remove all sharp or hard objects - twigs, stones, lumps of earth.You can lay a strong pool dense fabric or special bedding for the pool, which are sold or bundled with some samples or separately.

pool with a fountain and slide

avoid damage and tears, can not drag the pool on the ground, it is better to bring it to the desired location and carefully selected to decompose it, smoothing out all the wrinkles.If you are going to inflate the pool with an electric pump sludge involves the use of electrostatic precipitator, it is necessary to provide for the presence of electricity near the pool.Next you need to inflate the pool, following the instructions, do not pumping it above the norm.We must remember that when heated air is greatly expanded, and if you are very tight inflate the pool during the cooler hours in the afternoon, when the temperature rises strongly, it may break.

This is interesting!Inflatable pools Funny Sharky - is the company's products Polygroup, known manufacturer of inflatable pools.The company was founded a quarter-century ago, and now it includes offices in the United States, China, Europe, Russia.

What and how to seal the damaged ↑

Unfortunately, if not installed and operation of the pool is sometimes necessary to repair it.There are several options how to seal the inflatable pool.To find a puncture or rupture, it is necessary to inflate the pool a little and put it into the water, can be parts.Bubbles will show you the location of damage, it should be noted that a pen or felt-tip pen.Complete with swimming pool usually has a set for repair.It is best to use it.If that is not there, in the shop you can buy a special set for the repair of automotive cameras.First you need to thoroughly clean the puncture with sandpaper, then remove the protective film from the patch and apply it to the affected area.After that, you must firmly hold this place a clamp, which can be removed in an hour.

If you are the owner of an inflatable pool, try to set it correctly, in time to drain the water, avoid strong pollution.In winter, remove the storage pool in the right place, and he will serve for the joy you and your children a few years!