Home made surface skimmer for above ground pool made with 3" PVC reduced down to 1 1/2 " PVC and ran into a two way janni valve.

Home made surface skimmer for above ground pool made with 3" PVC reduced down to 1 1/2 " PVC and ran into a two way janni valve.

Excellent article from HowStuffWorks about all things pool-related. (Note this link is to page 3 of the article.)

How Swimming Pools Work

Excellent article from HowStuffWorks about all things pool-related. (Note this link is to page 3 of the article.)

When you do a research for the installation of your pool, you will find many items that you will need to buy for the pool. What’s a swimming pool skimmer?  #swimmingpool #pool #skimmers

When you do a research for the installation of your pool, you will find many items that you will need to buy for the pool. What’s a swimming pool skimmer? #swimmingpool #pool #skimmers

Sta-Right Above Ground Pool Skimmer | The Best Skimmer & Bracket Set for Your Above Ground Swimming Pool!

Skimz-It Leaf Rake

Sta-Right Above Ground Pool Skimmer | The Best Skimmer & Bracket Set for Your Above Ground Swimming Pool!

A MOVING pool skimmer. Attach the Skim-A-Round to your existing pool vacuum and watch it move around the pool, cleaning the entire pool surface.

A MOVING pool skimmer. Attach the Skim-A-Round to your existing pool vacuum and watch it move around the pool, cleaning the entire pool surface.

A MOVING pool skimmer.  Attach the Skim-A-Round, moving pool skimmer to your existing pool vacuum and watch it move around the pool, cleaning the entire pool surface.

A MOVING pool skimmer. Attach the Skim-A-Round, moving pool skimmer to your existing pool vacuum and watch it move around the pool, cleaning the entire pool surface.

The Problem: Leaves floating on the surface of the pool will clog your skimmers. The tannins in the leaves turn your skimmer basket and piping brown. And then, when you clean out the skimmer, stray leaves get sucked down the pipe. The Solution: I use this handy net for about eight weeks in the fall to keep the leaves out of the skimmer mouth. After a short time they sink, where I can get them easily with a big net.

Skimmer Leaf Trap

The Problem: Leaves floating on the surface of the pool will clog your skimmers. The tannins in the leaves turn your skimmer basket and piping brown. And then, when you clean out the skimmer, stray leaves get sucked down the pipe. The Solution: I use this handy net for about eight weeks in the fall to keep the leaves out of the skimmer mouth. After a short time they sink, where I can get them easily with a big net.

Hayward Above Ground Pool Skimmer Installation.

Hayward Above Ground Pool Skimmer Installation.

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