Explanation of Service (Opening & Closing)

 

Spring (Opening)

 

1. In Ground Pool - No Cover : $324.00
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and chemically balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $95.00 per hour
b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.

2. In Ground Pool w/ Mesh Cover: $399.00
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $85.00 per hour
b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.
c.) Mesh Cover - Debris removed, cover removed, pop ups put down and cover stored on your premises.

3. Mesh Cover Storage : $ 299.00  
We prefer to store mesh covers on your premises, in a place designated by you.  However while we will store your cover in our warehouse, Gallagher's will not be responsible for holes in cover due to mice, insects, abrasions, transport, storage or handling.

4. In Ground Pool w/ Solid Cover : $424.00 *no water or leaves on cover**
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $95.00 per hour
b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.
c.) Solid Cover - Remove cover from pool, clean cover and water tubes.   Cover and water tubes will be stored on your premises.

 

5. In Ground Pool w/ Foxx cover: $499.00

a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $95.00 per hour

b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.

 c.) Foxx Cover - Remove cover from pool, clean cover and store in container provided by customer, with Vinyl Store(provided by Gallagher Pools at an additional cost). Cover will be stored on your property.


6 . Above Ground - No Cover : $225.00
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $95.00 per hour
.b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.

7 . Above Ground Pool w/ Cover: $299.00
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $95.00 per hour
b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.
c.) Cover - remove cover from pool and clean cover.  Cover will be stored on your premises.

8 . Pump off Solid Cover/Leaf Removal  $175.00
If water is left on cover and we have to set up our trash pump to remove water. If leaves are on cover but water is pumped off you will still be charged. If water or debris is on cover when it is removed, pool water level may be below normal operating level, which will require a return trip/extra charge.

9 . Solid Cover Storage   $199.00
Same as 3

10 . Solid Safety Cover Storage   $350.00
Same as 3

11. Empty and Clean    $949.00
a.) Pool - reinstall all portable pool equipment.   Test and balance pool water (price of chemicals not included).  Clean tile, skimmers and deck.  This does not include vacuum cleaning pool.  "Automatic pool cleaners will not be put in the pool and tested on opening because they will stir up winter fallout debris and cause the water to become cloudy.  If a return trip is needed to repair or adjust cleaner, there will be a service charge of $85.00 per hour
b.) Filter - Reassemble filter, heater, pump and motors.  Light pilot on heater and check operation of all systems.
We will empty pool with our pump and clean surface with a suitable cleaning agent.  When acid is needed, we neutralize the water as it is being pumped out to protect our environment.  This also includes a return trip after pool is filled, to start up and balance pool. Price for chemicals needed to start up and balance the water are not included.

12. Spa Attached to Pool/Filter   $50.00
This is a pool/spa combination on the same filter system.

13. Spa Separate from Pool/Filter   $150.00
This is a pool with a spa that has its own separate system.

 

14. In-Floor Cleaning System $20.00
We will assemble the in-floor cleaning system.

15. Vacuum Pool Same Day As Opening (per hour)   $85.00
Vacuum pool per hour on the same day as opening. It is possible for more than one visit to vacuum may be necessary. Extra visits billed as return trip.

16. Return Trips(per hour)   $95.00
Pool should be filled upon our arrival to normal to high operating level. If your cover is still on pool, we encourage you to remove water and debris and fill pool under the cover. Any return trips needed to backwash, vacuum, brush, check water, program controllers, or replace parts or equipment not on truck will be $95.00 per visit per hour.

17. Heater Repair  (per hour) $95.00
If heaters or equipment require service, we will diagnose and repair.   Parts will be billed separately.

 

 

Winter (Closing)

Explanation of Winter Services offered by Gallagher Pools and Spas.

1. Winterize In Ground Pool – 1 Filter and 1 Pump: $399.00

A) Pool- Remove all portable pool equipment. Test and chemically balance water (price of chemicals are not included). Lines will be blown out (price of plugs not included). IMPORTANT NOTE: We do not winterize fresh water lines. Discharge water- if you have a special area to discharge water, please let us know.

B) Filter- Tanks drained. Motors will be removed and stored on site.

 2. Winterize In Ground Pool with Mesh Cover: $474.00

A) Pool- Same as 1A

B) Filter- Same as 1B

C) Mesh Cover- Secure cover with pop-ups. Customer should watch water level over winter and chemicals should be added over the winter. Mesh Covers not secured to deck with springs fall under solid cover pricing.

3. Winterize In Ground Pool with Solid Cover: $474.00

A) Pool- Same as 1A

B) Filter- Same as 1B

C) Solid Cover- Solid Tarp covers should only be secured with water tubes. Bricks, blocks, or wood should never be used. After we put on the cover you must maintain the cover by keeping most water and all leaves off the cover. We cannot be responsible for covers coming off due to winds or water tubes draining.

4. Winterize In Ground Pool with Solid Safety Cover: $474.00

A) Pool- Same as 1A

B) Filter- Same as 1B

C) Solid Safety Cover- Solid Safety covers will be secured with pop-ups. After we put on the cover you must maintain the cover by keeping most water and all leaves off the cover.

5. Winterize In Ground Pool with Foxx Cover: $549.00

A) Pool- Same as 1A

B) Filter- Same as 1B

C) Foxx Cover- Same as 3C but Water tubes not applicable

6. Winterize Above Ground Pool- 1 Filter and 1 Pump: $299.00

Same as number 1

7. Winterize Above Ground Pool with Cover: $374.00

Same as number 3. Covers for above ground pools may also be secured by cable if there is no deck.

8. Extra Pumps (each) $ 20.00

Extra pumps will be removed and additional lines winterized.

9. Spa attached to pool filter system: $ 40.00

This is a pool-spa combinations on the same filter system

10. Spa w/separate filter system (At time of Closing): $125.00

This is a pool with a spa that has its own separate system.

11. Solar cover removal and cleaning: $ 75.00

We prefer solar covers to be removed, cleaned, and stored before we arrive. We will, however, remove and clean solar cover and store where you designate.

12. Vacuum pool at closing time (per hour): $ 85.00

Pools should be clean when closed. If you want us to vacuum pool, please indicate. Pools will not be covered with leaves left in them. If there are leaves that need to be removed; you will be billed $85.00 per hour for cleaning.

13. Winter Water Watch: $575.00

We come out 5 times over the winter to adjust water level on cover and remove leaves from the cover. (We can only adjust water level and remove the leaves if pool is not frozen.) If pool is frozen upon one of our trips, it still counts as one of the five trips.

14. In-Floor Cleaning System (per water valve/actuator): $ 45.00

Any pool with in floor cleaning systems requires extra time and more plumbing to secure.

15. Winterize Heater: $ 25.00

Remove all water, grease all ports, and take pressure switch off.

16. Filter repair (Parts not included): $ 65.00

We take your filter apart when we close the pool. Upon inspection, any damaged elements are brought back to be repaired over the winter.

Any parts that are needed will be billed when repairs are done. Minor repairs under $100.00 will be repaired. Any repairs over $100.00, we will call you for authorization prior to any repairs being made.

17. Polaris service (Parts not included): $ 50.00

If we notice your Polaris/ Pool Cleaner needs repaired, we will bring it back. Any repairs over $100.00, we will call you for authorization before the repairs are made. Minor repairs under $100.00 will be repaired. Any parts that are needed will be billed when repairs are done.

 

 

Gallagher Pools & Spas  |  1111 S. Pleasant Valley Road Westminster, MD  |  410.876.3535  |  Mon. - Fri. 9-4, Closed Sat. & Sun.  | info@gallagherpools.com

Gallagher Pools & Spas, Swimming Pool Contractors, Dealers, Design, Westminster, MD