Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I buy a Pentair pool cleaner?
Pentair pool cleaners are known for being relatively cheap compared to other pool cleaners. They make effective automatic pool cleaners that do a great job in keeping your pool clean. You should buy one if you want affordability and effective cleaning.
Can you leave a Pentair pool cleaner in the pool?
You should not leave your Pentair pool cleaner in the pool. Chlorine can eat away at the materials, making your pool cleaner wear down quickly. It's always a better idea to wash it off when you're done using it for the day.
Where can I buy Pentair pool cleaners?
You can buy Pentair pool cleaners on Amazon, in home improvement stores, and likely at your local pool stores, too. Several local pool companies carry the brand.
How long do Pentair pool cleaners last?
Pentair pool cleaners last anywhere from 3-5 years. With proper maintenance and care, many have gotten their cleaners to last around 8-10 years.
To make yours last as long as possible, then you'll want to regularly replace parts, clean it off after using it, and ensure that you're using the right amount of pressure to let it run efficiently.
Do Pentair pool cleaners pick up algae?
Pentair pool cleaners do pick up algae. They use their brush and vacuum combination to sweep algae off of the floor. Then the powerful vacuum sucks it up and out of the pool.
There are several different models of Pentair pool cleaners. You'll want to choose the one that cleans the area where algae collects the most. That might mean a cleaner for the bottom of your pool, the walls, or the waterline.
How often should I use my Pentair pool cleaner?
Most pool owners can get away with using their Pentair pool cleaner two or three times a week. Those who have pools near trees may need to use them more often. It also depends on the model of Pentair pool cleaner that you're using.