2019 Pool Closing Packages

GBI Pool Services Inc. professionally closes pools and hot tubs, preparing them for the harsh Canadian winter. Our pool closing packages are listed below, including all of the services that they include. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding pricing or scheduling.

NOTE: Customers purchasing the bronze package are responsible for lowering water level below jets, and ensuring water is balanced and clear prior to closing. If the water is not low enough, the pool will be drained by GBI Pool Services and bill adjusted to the appropriate package.

Bronze Pool Closing:

  • Blow out entire pool plumbing system
  • Install winter plugs
  • Protect skimmer from ice buildup.
  • Add antifreeze to plumbing lines and pump as required
  • Prepare pool equipment for winter:
    • Blow out entire plumbing system
    • Drain water from filter and pump
    • Winterize gas heater
    • Winterize pool lights
    • Remove and store filter cartridges (if applicable)
    • Remove salt cell (if possible)
    • Remove and store ladder
    • Store plugs and gaskets in pump basket

Silver Pool Closing:

Includes everything in Bronze Closing package, PLUS:

  • GBI Pool Services Inc. will drain the pool below the jets (non-salt pools only) 

 

Gold Pool Closing:

Includes everything in Silver Closing package, PLUS:

  • Installation of winter cover OR leaf net, and filling/positioning water bags. 

 

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS:

  • Pool closing chemical kit ($50)
  • Leaf net installation on top of winter cover (+$25)
  • Safety Cover discount w/Gold Closing (-$50)
  • Winterize solar heating system (+$50)
  • Winterize 2nd skimmer (+$30)
  • Winterize attached spa (+$100)
  • Winterize waterfall OR water-slide (+$25)
  • Onsite cleaning of filter cartridges with garden hose and nozzle (+$40)
  • Onsite salt cell cleaning with mild acid solution (+$25)
  • Riptide Vacuum pool before closing (+$125)
  • Winterize hot tub (+$200)