Pool Heaters vs Solar Panels

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Very often at Swift Solar we get asked which is better to heat your pool? Would it be best to have rubber solar panels installed or are the clients better off by purchasing a pool heater (or as we often call it, a heat pump) Swift Solar decided to list a few pros and cons of both products in an attempt to highlight the differences and how they may play a role in getting your pool heated. We hope that by showing the differences between a heat pump and solar panels, you would be well equipped to make an informed decision on what you would require. A lot of estates prefer heat pumps as it is more discreet. This would also apply to sites where physically installing rubber panels and pipes would not be feasible. Read along and decide which may be best suited for your swimming pool heating requirement:

HEAT PUMP

The pros:

  • Temperature can be set up to 40 degrees celsius
  • Self regulating system
  • Provides year round swimming pleasure

The cons:

  • Expensive initial cost
  • Purchase of solar blanket compulsory
  • Needs gas every few years.

RUBBER EPDM SOLAR PANELS

The pros:

  • Low installation costs
  • 30 year lifespan
  • System can be bypassed and added to ensure more heat
  • No maintenance required

The cons:

  • Dependent on outside ambient temperature to heat pool.
  • Headers may need replacing after 10+ years.

Get the Best Pool Experience Ever With Swift Solar Pool Construction

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Many people today pursue swimming pool construction. They are both old and new property owners who want to have a beautiful swimming pool in their premises built by the most knowledgeable and trustworthy builders and contractors. Enter Swift Solar -Smart property owners don’t just hire ordinary pool companies. They look for those that can exactly build the pool of their dreams and have it equipped with good quality pumps, the best heating and filtration systems that have lower energy consumption in order to save them from paying huge energy bills. It pays to read some valuable information about the processes of pool construction as well as get to know the best brands to invest your money on for your swimming facility’s installations. Pumps power up pool components specifically the heating and filtration systems. It is better to look for the latest models of pumps that run on tri-speed because they are engineered and designed to run at maximum speed for many hours yet utilizes a small amount of electricity.

When you don’t cheap out on your pool building budget, you can definitely make yours and your family’s pool experience as delightful and relaxing as possible. Presently, there is a growing number of swimming pool operators and owners calling sought after companies for their pool renovation plans. Perhaps these people were inspired by the many beautiful pools today that they would want to transform the look of their old swimming facility. Additionally, pool installations these days are technologically advanced and are made to be energy efficient which is also another reason why there are many pool owners making renovations and repair works to have all the cool stuff and state-of-the-art enhancements incorporated to make it work perfectly. If you have plans of doing the same, keep in mind to shop only for equipment that can deliver the best standard operations. Do not neglect filtration upgrades, too. A good pool construction company will always be honest in telling you everything that should be done. Surely, you will be advised to invest for brand-new efficient parts to help your pool water stay clean and fresh all the time, but use less energy. Another advantage for doing this is that you can also save a lot in water heating. Pumps do require a lot of sources of energy for it to run that it is excellent to purchase and install one that reduce the use of heat compared to what you have used before. When looking for a pump to invest on for you swimming pool construction, pick the one that will fit your requirements, purpose and lifestyle as well as the type that will benefit you the most in terms of financial savings. Your budget will not be wasted because you have chosen the pump that delivers the best function with the cheapest outlay. Owning a magnificently designed pool equipped with the best pump will surely give you the best pool experience ever.

Get Your Pool Heated to Ensure More Fun in the Sun

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Are you looking to get your pool geared up for the summer? If you’ve already got an outdoor oasis and you want to make some changes, you’ll definitely want to have your swimming pool heated. Not only does it extend your swimming season, but it would also ensure that families get to spend more time outdoors over a nice South-African “braai” . Don’t let your swimming area become a white elephant and sit there unused. Contact Swift Solar to assist you in turning your pool into the envy of the neighbourhood.  The solar pool heating setup works for small to large pools and are guaranteed best in business.  All of our panels are locally manufactured and made from EPDM rubber. This works perfectly in the South-African climate and can give you a good 30 year lifespan! Not only does the panels supplied boast a fantastic lifespan but the patented rubber system ensures the most heat gets distributed across all the panels. Still not sold? Our panels are proven to be the only WEATHER RESISTANT system which means it is less susceptible to hail damage and can even be repaired.

Should you wish to opt for something a little more compact we can gladly assist our clients in obtaining a heat pump. Our supplied heat pumps will ensure your pool gets heated in a quick and orderly fashion. All heat pumps are self regulating and would need to operate in conjunction with a solar blanket to ensure the pool maintains heat. Contrary to popular belief the system does not use a lot of energy and will not leave you out of pocket.

*VIDEO* Solar Replacement

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Solar replacement. Be aware of the make and how the pipes join together. You never want to have to silicone your panels in an effort to repair… If you want our superior solar system to heat your swimming pool then contact us TODAY. They are weather resistant and made from the best EPDM rubber and boasts with a lifespan of over 30 years. Shaun-0615188723 or drop a mail to info@swiftsolar.co.za .

Solar Panel Demo. The bad and the great

Solar replacement. Be aware of the make and how the pipes join together. You never want to have to silicone your panels in an effort to repair… If you want our superior solar system to heat your swimming pool then contact us TODAY. They are weather resistant and made from the best EPDM rubber and boasts with a lifespan of over 30 years. Shaun-0615188723 or drop a mail to info@swiftsolar.co.za .

Posted by Swift Solar Pool And Solar Solutions on Saturday, 18 February 2017