The fundamental task of the solar pool covers is to heat water by utilizing solar energy and prevents evaporating water when the swimming pool is not in use.

Selecting a solar pool cover that is suitable depends on a lot of factors that include preferences, price range, and the size of the pool. Once you understand the different factors to cover your pool, you can then choose what is best for your pool.

Measure your pool accurately so that you know exactly what automatic swimming pool cover size to buy. If you get a cover that is too small, it will be less effective. If you buy a cover that is too large, it could be a hassle. You will have to cut the cover to fit your pool.

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Obviously cover allows sun rays to enter into the water. The black color of cover is the worst choice. Though the black cover will rapidly warm up, it is the cover pool itself is getting warm; the sun does not pass into the water as effectively as it permits the clear cover.

Choose a cover that has air bubbles. The bubbles help to isolate the material from the water, and sun rays can enter more easily.

Make sure your cover is made with reinforced UV-stabilized polyethylene. This kind of plastic is much more durable and would last long. Solar blanket without this feature will deteriorate faster if left in the sun for a long time.