Solar Roller Cover Stick -- Love or Hate?

Boby HuffardJuly 6, 2011

Guess I should have been more specific. We had a reel and it worked fine, as far as a reel is concerned. The problem was the free form shape of the pool caused very uneven rolling. When we placed at the end, it was such pain we never used it. Two years ago we purchased a new clear cover and attached it in the middle. While this worked better in rolling up the cover it meant either we left the reel over the middle of the pool (really ugly) or moved it off to the side (not a one person project).

So my question was referring to a product called a solar roller cover stick. I am wondering if these do work and are easier than a reel for an irregularly shaped pool. After using one, are you pleased with the results? I now have cut our cover in half to get rid of the big old reel eyesore. I can take the pieces off myself, but was wondering of the solar roller really works. It certainly can't be as easy as they show in the video!

Here is a link that might be useful: Solar Roller Cover Stick

Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
New Pool in Louisiana
Wanted to share a few pictures of our new pool. It...
trhought
My pebble sheen finish is so uneven...
Our pebble sheen finish was completed on January 1st...
Susan Scearce
Would you recommend Fibre Tech?
Anyone with Fibre Tech experience like to comment?...
shuffles_gw
Pool Heater cycles on/off incessantly
I have an older Hayward H406 heatmaster heater and...
drkwoods
Exceptional Pool Builders who build in Cleveland, OH area?
My wife and I are beginning the design stage of our...
jc_ufl
Sponsored Products
Missoni Home | Coomba Grey Pillow 24x24 - Quick Ship
YLiving.com
Couristan Fresco Estates Indoor / Outdoor Area Rug Multicolor - 23552000020040T
$59.00 | Hayneedle
Peacock Vintage Textured Faux Dupioni Silk Single Panel Curtain, 50 X 120
$68.95 | Bellacor
'Promoted to Aunt' Throw Pillow
$11.99 | zulily
White Floral Sheet Set
$19.99 | zulily
Rariq Blue 18 x 18 Patterned Throw Pillow
$57.95 | Bellacor
Rizzy Home Glynis Fresco Outdoor Pillow - 22 x 22 in. - TFV022
$32.00 | Hayneedle
Pro Series II 50-Inch Oil Rubbed Bronze Ceiling Fan
$127.00 | Bellacor
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™