Closing your Pool for the Winter

Your pool will be ready for a Canadian winter.

Pool closings ($225*+ HST)

When you choose Joel Evan Inground Pool Construction, rest assured your pool is in good hands.

closing inground pool for winter canada

Here’s what we do:

  • Pump out pool water to 1” below return inlets
  • Blow out water lines, pump,filter & heater
  • Remove lights, place on deck & install winterizing plugs (if equipped)
  • Remove ladder &/or diving board (if equipped)
  • Remove plugs in pump and heater (if equipped)
  • Add 4l plumbing antifreeze to inlets & skimmer
  • Install winterizing plugs in inlets & skimmer

If sand filter:

  • Remove drain plug, pressure gauge & sight glass
  • Remove backwash hose (if equipped)
  • Switch filter head to ‘winter’

If cartridge filter:

  • Remove drain plug & pressure gauge
  • Remove cartridges from filter body
  • Re-fasten clamp assembly

Basic Closing $225+HST
Closing with leaf net & waterbags $325+HST
Closing with Safety cover $325+HST
Closing with winter tarp & waterbags $425+HST

*[installation of a winter cover (leaf net, tarp or safety cover): add $100 + hst]*

(for an additional $50 + HST, we can supply a chemical closing kit (non-chlorine shock, algaecide & stain remover)