Ask the General: How Do I Troubleshoot the Heater and Chlorinator on My Fiberglass Pool?
Some pool troubleshooting tips to try before you call in the pros. Dear General- We are fiberglass pool owner newbies. We love it, but we did have to call an inground pool service pro a couple of times—once for our heater and another time for our chlorinator. Both times, it turned out to be a […]Read More
What to Expect When You’re Expecting
(a Fiberglass Pool, That Is!)
Reasons for Possible Fiberglass Pool Delays & Other Concerns Congratulations! You’ve finally taken the plunge and you’re expecting … a new, inground fiberglass pool! That’s amazing. It will be a fabulous addition to your family (not to mention lower maintenance than raising a teenager and much cheaper over time.) Your pool builder has probably given […]Read More
Ask the General; How Do I Troubleshoot the Pump on my Fiberglass Pool?
Five pool pump troubleshooting tips before you call the pros. Dear General- It’s still pretty warm in Atlanta, and we haven’t yet closed our fiberglass pool. Over the last few days, our pool pump has started making some strange noises. It doesn’t happen all the time, but we’re not sure what we should do about […]Read More
FIBERGLASS POOL INSTALLATIONS DONE RIGHT. TIMING IS EVERYTHING.
What started as an online search with fiberglass pools for sale or fiberglass pool cost has come full circle. Now you’ve chosen the perfect new fiberglass pool for your family and approved the pool builder’s plans. You’ve scoured the internet for the coolest pool toys, floats and games, and you’ve reviewed the rules of pool safety […]Read More
Swimming Pool Lighting Tips for 2020 and Beyond!
Six pool lighting ideas that will give you both style and safety in your swimming pool oasis. Whether you’re planning a new inground swimming pool project or simply looking to enhance your existing backyard fiberglass pool oasis, lighting will play an important part, both in making your pool area safe and creating a style that’s […]Read More
How Did We Choose the Name “Thursday Pools”?
We Chose the name Thursday Pools because it’s fun, easy to remember and, most importantly, because Thursday is the new Friday! Back in the early 2000s, the company now known as Thursday Pools was just a twinkle in our eyes. Our owner and founder Bill Khamis had been tinkering with fiberglass since he was a […]Read More
What’s the Best Time to Buy a Pool?
The best time to buy a pool is NOW! Planning of your new fiberglass pool oasis should begin well in advance of when you want your swimming pool installation to begin. You’ll want to start reaching out to inground pool builders a minimum of six months prior to your anticipated installation time. Some builders are booked a […]Read More
Cool Patio Options For Your Inground Fiberglass Pool
Lots of choices to make your inground fiberglass pool uniquely yours When you’re first starting to think about a new inground fiberglass swimming pool, you’re probably mostly thinking about the pool itself—will you choose a rectangular design or a freeform? A big pool or a small pool? And if you love soaking up the sun […]Read More
How Geography Can Impact Your Fiberglass Pool Installation
When you make a significant purchase, you want reassurance that it will last. You want to be sure your house is built on a solid foundation, and the same goes for your pool. While many factors impact your fiberglass pool installation, your soil type plays a big part in the installation cost of your fiberglass […]Read More
Five Fantastic Tips to Close Your Fiberglass Pool Right
Close your pool right in the fall to have a great spring! They say all good things must come to an end. In the Midwest, that’s a sad but true reality for inground pool season. It’s nearing time to close the pool. To ensure a quick and easy spring fiberglass pool opening, close it properly […]Read More