If you’re building a pool deck to accent your home, pool deck drainage systems are a must for the proper function and sanitation of your outdoor pool. There is a variety of deck drains available, all of which are beneficial in many ways. Learn the different types of drainage systems for inground pools, so you can understand what your options are.
WHY GET A POOL DECK DRAINAGE SYSTEM?
A proper pool deck drain system safeguards your surrounding area (yard, landscaping, deck, and/or patio), from water damage such as erosion and debris. Equally important, deck drains help keep your pool water clean. Ultimately, the least amount of standing water is what you strive for. Concrete pool decks especially need pool deck drainage systems. Even though concrete is porous, water still can easily collect. Need more information regarding what type of deck drain to get? Find exactly what will be right for your pool deck.
Designed precisely for pavers, a paver drain becomes part of your deck. Thanks to its grates, water easily flows through a channel, eventually into the nearest storm drain. A paver drain’s components consist of its long channel and the grate on top of it, fittings that allow for a complete 360-degree system, and its plugs and caps. Check out a great prototype here.
POOL DECK TRENCH DRAIN
This type of drain redirects rain water to keep the areas surrounding your pool free of stagnant water. Remember, mosquitos will breed anywhere. Plus, trench drains also redirect water from a pool house/shed so moisture does not build up in structures like these.
This type of drain has a heavy wall, making it very durable and great for high-volume water capacity. Take a look at this square drain made of sturdy PVC, which is easily malleable to plastic fittings. PVC is always a great choice. Other home materials such as pipes, doors, and windows are made of it as well.
POOL DECK DRAIN CHANNEL
Make sure to keep your pool deck drain channel free of debris so water can smoothly flow. Pool deck drains will do their job, but proper maintenance of it is key. Its channel needs to be occasionally checked for possible matter building up such as hair or pebbles. Clogging is natural. Learn how to correctly clean your drain channel as part of your regular pool maintenance.
FRANK WALL SAYS POOL DECK DRAINAGE SYSTEMS ARE VITAL
Don’t replace an old and worn-out drainage system improperly. Call the experts at Frank Wall. Their team has been in the pool business for over 30 years. A swimming pool is a gorgeous addition to any home. Pools, pool decks, and drain systems need the care they need to last and keep your family safe and healthy.
Offering a variety of pool deck drainage systems and related goods, check out his inventory here. Frank Wall Enterprises is a supplier of Quaker Drains. The primary material of their products is PVC. Hot summer days will be here before you know it. Beat the pool product rush. Now is a great time to buy. Contact Frank Wall Enterprises for information about pool deck drainage systems, related products. We’re also just a phone call away! (662) 327-0921.