Pool surface repair explained
Pool plaster repair
Pool plaster repair is a common need. because of it’s cementitious nature it is going to incur damage. From age, to the waters chemistry and ground shifting or settling. Any of these things will cause the need for a pool surface repair. Pool plaster cracks happen when the pool moves or settles. it can also occur if the pool pushes against the deck. This is why there is a Deck O Seal or expansion joint. This allows for some movement, preventing cracking. As long as the pool surface is in good shape, it can be repaired.
Pool plaster repair also includes plaster delamination. This is when the thin surface layer of plaster separates. It will look like circular formations that are rough to the touch. Usually this is a sign that you are in need of a new pool finish. There are few occasions were pool surface repair can be made on plaster delamination. Once this problem starts it will continue to spread throughout the rest of the pool. If someone sells you on this pool surface repair, be cautious. It could very well be wasted money.
Pool rust repair is also a common pool surface repair. All pool structures are formed with rebar. And when rust forms, it can bleed through the plaster. Depending on the severity and how many spots, determines this pool surface repair. Pool rust repairs are always able to be performed. If severe though, we might give you some recommendations for what else might be needed.
Fiberglass pool cracks are the same as plaster cracks. It happens due to shifting, settling or when the pool expands. If the pool expands it may contact the deck and cause a fiberglass pool crack. Again that is why you should have a Deck O Seal or pool expansion joint. This product helps greatly in reducing problems. when performing a fiberglass pool surface repair, we always thoroughly inspect. Making sure to correct any further issues that may lead to more repair.
Pebble pool repair
Pebble pool repair consists of cracks, loss of pebble and separation from the structure. Pool surface repair for pebble cracks are the same as above. The loss of pebble though is tricky. Often times the section of lost pebble can be replaced. There are times though when the pebble is not able to be restored. That is because all of the other pebble is in poor condition. This can be from age or bad water chemistry. Regardless, this type of pool surface repair needs to be looked at. This will help us determine if we can make repairs. If not we will recommend other options for you. With pebble sections falling off, it is usually separation from the structure. Due to a bad bond or some movement in the structure. This type of pool surface repair is able to be performed.
Everything Swimming Pools
Encinitas, California, 92024
Phone: (858) 693-3307