Pool Covers - Winter

For both inground and aboveground pools, a safety cover is critical for protecting pools from the elements and keeping people safe. Whether you’re looking at the latest styles or wondering how to properly measure a pool for a winter cover, AQUA has you covered.


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Address Aesthetics With Winter Pool Covers

The homeowner wants to keep the backyard looking good, even when the pool is closed for the winter. And to that end, dealers are selling both the safety and the beautification potential of winter safety covers.

Selling winter pool covers

AQUA spoke with a few experts in the category to get a better understanding of how winter covers are being marketed, what dealers are looking for and any manufacturing advancements.

Making Pool Cover Estimates - There's An App For That

Beginning this summer, LOOP-LOC dealers will be able to order products, check estimates and even submit pool measurements for safety covers directly from any mobile device at their jobsite.

How To Accurately Measure And Fit A Pool Cover

More pool projects have come to include fancy rockwork, waterfalls, vanishing edges, free-form shapes, attached spas and multiple-level architecture. But for homeowners looking to install a well-fitting and attractive cover to keep the pool safe and clean, these same beautiful features can add difficulty to the covering process.

October 2012's Safety Covers and Safety Products

Here are some of 2012's finest safety products from leading manufacturers nationwide.

Selling winter safety covers

The purchase agreement, the measurement and ordering of a cover and its installation are all vital components of a successful winter safety cover sale.

Sentinel of the Pool: Winter Cover Sales Strategies

Dealers from across the country explain how they sell winter safety covers.

Drought? You’re Covered

Drought conditions at one pool dealership led to an interesting side effect: a rise in winter pool cover sales.

2014 Winter Covers Product Focus

Looking ahead to closing time? Check out these winter safety covers from across the industry.

With Winter Pool Covers, End With the Start in Mind

For a smooth winterizing season, keep this philosophy in mind.

Preparing for the Fall Cover Up

A look at sales strategies and popular choices in the winter pool cover market.

In Service of Safety

This service company takes a proactive approach to safety. Why? Because safety is less a matter of what you say, than what you do.

5 Tips for Proper Winter Pool Cover Installation

Before winterizing season hits, brush up on best practices for installing winter pool covers.

APC Installation: Outsource or In-House?

Burgeoning sales are bringing in more automatic pool cover work. Is it best to give it to the experts or become the experts?

Case Study: Winterizing Vs. Auto-Cover

With a cover, these pools save more money staying open in winter compared to winterizing.

Tara Manufacturing2

Tara is a family owned and operated manufacturer of vinyl liners and pool safety covers. For over 30 years, Tara has built a reputation of speed, quality and service. Our mission is simple, to serve our customers like no one else can. That’s why we invest in the highest quality materials, equipment and people to make our vinyl liners and safety covers more durable and longer-lasting. We stand behind our products and support our customers because that’s what has made our company so successful.


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