You may not necessarily think that vacuum hoses would be a very important part of your swimming pool. But they are, without the vacuum hose the vacuum would not be able to work. Without a strong hose the vacuum system may not be able to pick up that much debris. So if you are starting this season over with new vacuum heads and skimmer nets then you may as well as start with brand new vacuum hoses.
It is just as important to get new hoses, as it is to get new vacuum heads. Vacuum hoses over time will start to become worn out and before you know it there are tiny holes that turn into bigger holes. So this season upgrade to a new, more durable vacuum hose. Here are a few vacuum hoses that are very reliable and will bring a new strength to your vacuum system. You can find these vacuum hoses either online or in your local Wal-Mart of Kmart stores.
1-1/4 inch X 21 feet Above Ground Vac Hose
The 1-1/4 inch X 21 feet Above Ground Vac Hose is from Leslie’s Swimming Pool Supply Store. This 21 foot vacuum hose is made with a reinforced material that is strong enough to pick up any debris and dirt that the vacuum head may pick up but it is also lightweight enough to a self-floating vacuum hose with a swivel cuff so the vac hose will not kink as you are vacuuming the swimming pool. Leslie’s offer a three-year warranty. This style of vacuum hose comes in 21 feet, 27 feet, 30 feet and 36 feet.
HTH Universal Swimming Pool Hose
The HTH Universal Swimming Pool Hose is about 35 feet in length and is very flexible and easy to handle. The HTH Universal Swimming Pool Hose can be used with vacuum systems on either above ground swimming pools or in-ground swimming pools. Also included are the vinyl adapters for the fittings and the vacuum heads. HTH is one of the most popular names in the swimming pool industry. So any product that carries their name has to be good.
Pac Fab I-Helix Pool Vacuum Hose
The Pac Fab Helix Pool Vacuum Hose is one of the best well made vacuum hoses in the industry. This vacuum hose is strong and durable but flexible too. It is resistant to UL rays, which is why many vacuum hoses tend to weaken over time, because pool owners leave the hoses out in direct sunlight.
The hose has a one of a kind I beam construction that provides the vacuum hose with its own special style and design. The outer shell of the Pac Fab I-Helix Pool Vacuum Hose is that is 30 times harder than other store bought brands with the Helix’s durability.
Vacuum Hose Reel from Kmart
There are so many more vacuum hoses on the market that we can’t list them all. The list we provided are just some of the great hoses in the stores today. But once you buy that new vacuum hose, it wouldn’t make sense to just leave it in the sun where they could become worn or kinked. Why not go for the best and invest in a vacuum hose reel.
This vacuum hose reel is a strong but very lightweight polyethylene reel. It is very easy to use and it is portable. The hose will stay wrapped neatly around the reel without bending or kinking. Why not create an organized pool area? Often times accidents happen with vacuum hoses lying around the decks of swimming pools. Protect your loved ones as well as your property. Now that you have the proper equipment to vacuum your swimming pool, you will have no trouble at all keeping the swimming pool crystal clear all summer long. By having the right equipment you can cut your vacuuming time down by half. Invest in the strongest and most reliable vacuum hoses you can find. They are all affordable and can be found in the local store son via the Internet. Do some comparative shopping and see what size hoses you will need and make your decision based on length and reliability of the hoses.