Solar Pool Covers Lake Oswego OR

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Lake Grove Swim Park
3800 Lakeview Blvd
Lake Oswego, OR
 
Design Consulting Svc
(503) 620-2236
6775 Mcewan rd
Lake Oswego, OR
 
Castle Construction NW
(503) 244-4994
7951 SW 46th ave
Portland, OR
 
Marquis
(503) 684-6110
7301 SW Dartmouth Rd
Portland, OR
 
Oasis Pool
(503) 297-0998
11225 SW Greenburg rd
Tigard, OR
 
Cascade Pools & Spas
(503) 620-7746
6775 Mcewan rd
Lake Oswego, OR
 
Cascade Pool
(503) 620-7746
6775 McEwan Rd
Lake Oswego, OR
 
Aqua Care Pool & Spa Svc
(503) 590-7999
11654 SW Pacific Hwy
Tigard, OR
 
Northwest Pool Plastering Inc
(503) 245-5354
10427 SW 52nd Ave
Portland, OR
 
Gen-Con inc
(503) 245-7657
7637 SW 33rd ave
Portland, OR
 

Solar Pool Blankets

A solar blanket or solar pool cover gives you free heat from the sun. They are somewhat similar to bubble wrap (only made with more durable material). You can buy this in big sheets that you cut yourself to fit your pool. These are definitely the most economical way to raise the temperature of your pool. A solar pool blanket can raise the temperature of your pool anywhere from 10 to 15 degrees F - for between $75 and $150.

Solar pool blankets might actually be thought of passive solar heating for your pool. They capture the heat of the sun in several different ways:

The tiny 'bubbles' magnify the sun.

Absorbent coloring increases solar heating. While it is most popular to get clear or blue pool covers, the best color in terms of heat absorption is black or silver. While black absorbs more sunlight, silver reflects heat back into the pool. Either color scheme has unique advantages.

Solar blankets insulate against heat loss. Heat losses due to nighttime cooling are the biggest cost booster in pool heating.

Solar pool blankets have other benefits as well:

  • They slow pool evaporation reducing your other pool maintenance costs.
  • They can keep some debris out of your pool.

Reely Neat Solar Power

The best way of dealing with your solar pool cover is to put it on a reel. A reel can be manual or electronic. You can get a reel on wheels that can be easily moved out of the way during swim times.

Like other kinds of solar pool heating, a solar pool bl...

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