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CLEANING UP!
They may look futuristic and strange but automatic pool cleaners are now
almost irresistible for domestic and commercial pool owners who want to
get rid of the chore of cleaning a pool. The market is a competitive and
changing one, bursting with quality and increasing innovation
O
nce upon a time pool cleaning was So the message is if you have a pool – when it comes to small debris and sand or
hard work. get an automatic pool cleaner. silt situations. It is one of the only type of
The perception was that owning a pool The choice on the market is wide and pool cleaners that not only scrubs the walls,
came with the onerous task of keeping it impressive looking. but also the tile line. They also serve as a
clean which made the whole thing a chore. They come in three types: great supplemental way to circulate the
But that’s the past thanks to a generation water in your pool because of the powerful
of automatic cleaners which through their ELECTRONIC CLEANERS pump inside that vacuums the debris. While
sophisticated engineering have emerged as These are driven by electric motors inside they are among the most expensive type of
a tool for the commercial and private pool the unit. The electricity that powers the pool cleaner on the market, they can make
owner – a single product to fit all shapes cleaner comes from a transformer that you a great investment in the right situation.
and sizes, remarkably durable and what is plug into an outdoor outlet. The They are expensive. Hopefully it never
most important – suitable for any type of transformer converts the outlet electricity to brakes because if there is ever an issue with
swimming pool finish. a low voltage which is then connected to the cleaner, chances are you’ll have to mail
One specialist pool retailer told us:”These the cleaner via a long cord. It vacuums it off to the factory or an authorised service
automatic cleaners are, I suggest, one of devris into its own filter by a separate pump station for it to be fixed. Also, most
the big successes for the pool industry. inside the unit. It also usually has some sort manufacturers recommend that you remove
They are so popular with pool owners it of on-board computer chip that diagnosis the cleaner from your pool each time you
isn’t true. We sell lots of them. We have any issues with the cleaner and helps to use it.
gone to the trouble of having a ‘learn’ the shape of the pool. Some even
demonstration unit set up in the shop and I have a remote control that allows you to AUTOMATIC SUCTION-SIDE
think it is seeing how they work and how manoeuvre the cleaner around your pool to CLEANERS
they make the whole job of cleaning a pool spot clean anything it may have missed. These rely on suction to make them move
much less of a chore that closes the deal.” Robotic pool cleaners are one of the best and vacuum the stuff off of the pool floor.
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