Asked by: Aijun Ruschenschmidt
asked in category: General Last Updated: 11th April, 2020

Can I replace my own pool liner?

Replacing your own above ground pool liner can be an easy weekend project that can save well over $1000, when you measure, buy and install your own pool liner. Assuming that you've already measured the pool, and purchased your pool liner, let's dive into the when and how of installing above ground pool liners.

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Correspondingly, how much does it cost to replace a 16x32 pool liner?

Inground Pool Liner Cost

Size Low-End Average
12x24 $400 $700
14x28 $500 $800
16x32 $650 $900
18x36 $750 $1,100

Also Know, how often should pool liners be replaced? When should I replace a pool liner The thicker the liner, the longer it will last. Vukovcan says 20-mil liners will last seven to 10 years, while 27-mil and 28-mil liners may last nine to 12 years. Replacing your pool liner every five to seven years will keep your pool looking brand new, Foltz says.

Also asked, how much does it cost to replace an inground pool liner?

While this will generally be more expensive than any other type of repair, it will give new life to your pool and new liners have an average life of 10 to 15 years. Expect to pay between $3,000 and $4,000 to replace an inground swimming pool liner, but just $500 to replace the liner in an above ground pool.

Can you put new pool liner on old?

It is not a good idea to leave the old pool liner in your above ground swimming pool when replacing the liner. Installing a pool liner also requires you to redo or re-groom the bottom of the pool base before installation. All the more reason to just throw the old one out and start fresh.

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