BENEFITS OF A SOLAR POOL HEATING SYSTEM
Most homeowners purchased their pool with the idea that they would be swimming year-round. The cold wet reality of it is, the average pool owner uses their pool a few months out of the year due to the high electricity costs involved with keep the water heated. Installing a solar pool heating system will allow for an extra 4-6 months of comfortable warm swimming, without having to spend thousands of dollars.
A solar pool heating system generally pays for itself within the first 2-7 years, depending on how much you currently pay to heat your pool water. Solar water heating has little to no annual maintenance, so you will be avoiding the upkeep costs associated with the traditional electric and gas heating systems. Our sun is a no cost renewable energy source, so take advantage today and extend your nights at the pool.
Aside from the extra months of swimming and the money you’ll be saving, you also have a chance to help the environment. Solar energy — the power of our sun — is one the cleanest forms of energy we know of. Getting rid of your old electric or gas pool heater, and switching to solar heating, can stop up to 10 tons of carbon emissions each swim season!