Opening Your Pool

Our experienced, professional team will ensure your pool is ready for the summer!


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

Here’s what we do:

  • Remove plugs from skimmer & return inlets
  • Remove light winterizing plugs & install lights
  • Install ladder &/or diving board (if equipped)
  • Replace plugs in pump and heater (if equipped)

If sand filter:

  • Re-install drain plug, pressure gauge & sight glass
  • Re-install backwash hose (if equipped)
  • Switch filter head to ‘filtration’

If cartridge filter:

  • Re-install drain plug & pressure gauge
  • Re-assemble cartridges & filter body
  • Re-fasten clamp assembly

If pool water level is sufficient:

  • Prime pump & re-establish water circulation
  • Check plumbing system for leaks
  • Test heater operation

If pool needs to be topped up:

  • Test pump motor operation
  • Pump water off tarp
  • Remove & fold up tarp/leaf net/safety cover
  • Empty & roll up water bags

Basic Opening $225+HST
Opening with leafnet & waterbags $325+HST
Opening with Safety cover $325+HST
Opening with wintertarp & waterbags $425+HST

(if there is a winter cover, add $100 + hst)

(if there is a large amount of debris to be removed from cover, an additional $100 surcharge may apply)

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