Pool liner rip - hole - can it be fixed?

Reply

  #1  
Old 04-28-17, 10:42 AM
B
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 892
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Pool liner rip - hole - can it be fixed?

rip/ whole in liner in top area of above ground pool. Mother says she's going to have to buy a new liner. I say it can be fixed. What do you think?

I'll take a pic later, but it's up almost near above the water line. Do they have stuff to fix rips in the liner??
 
  #2  
Old 04-28-17, 10:59 AM
M
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA - N.E.Tn
Posts: 47,840
Received 361 Votes on 318 Posts
You should be able to patch the hole if it isn't too big. Similar to patching an inner tube. Depending on what's available and where the repair is - it may or may not be unsightly.
 
  #3  
Old 04-28-17, 12:11 PM
P
Group Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: NC, USA
Posts: 24,454
Received 751 Votes on 690 Posts
I have had good luck with vinyl liner repairs so I would definetely give it a try.
 
  #4  
Old 04-28-17, 11:14 PM
PJmax's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Northern NJ - USA
Posts: 60,895
Received 1,343 Votes on 1,241 Posts
How about Flex Tape.

flex seal products/flex-tape/
 
  #5  
Old 04-30-17, 09:14 AM
F
Member
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Canada
Posts: 236
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: