Pool Maintenance Services

Most pool owners understand the importance of keeping their pools and spas clean, chemically balanced and properly maintained, but few have the time or desire to do it themselves. With RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, you don’t have to! Our adept, dependable maintenance technicians specialize in handling the hard work so you can spend your time enjoying your pool, not slaving over it.

Inground Pool<br/>Opening & Closing

When the spring and winter months roll around, make sure your pool is ready. RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living offers pool opening and closing services to ensure your pool is ready to swim in spring and ready to hibernate in winter. Our competitively priced swimming pool opening and closing services include the following:

Pool Opening Service

  • Inspect pool cover for damage
  • Remove, fold and stow winter cover
  • Screw down deck grommets
  • Installation of deck equipment (ladders, handrails,etc…)
  • Removal of winter plugs
  • Reassemble pool filter
  • Start pumps and pool heater
  • Blow out/prime plumbing
  • Install return fittings and skimmer baskets
  • Add shock to pool
  • Brush entire pool surface and vacuum

Pool Closing/Winterize Service

  • Test and Balance Water
  • Winterizing Chemicals
  • Adjust water level
  • Remove skimmer baskets, cleaners, wall fittings
  • Drain all pumping, filtering, heating and chlorinating equipment
  • Store ladders, handrails
  • Cover the pool
Inground Pool<br/>Opening & Closing
Vinyl Liner<br/>Replacement

Sometimes vinyl liners have seen better days or just need a small repair. RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living specializes in inground liner replacement to make your existing vinyl liner pool look brand new. As Northlake’s premier liner replacement company, we guarantee top quality work at a competitive price.

It is important to note that pool liners are not a ‘one size fits all’ product. Each pool is unique when you consider the size, shape and location and should fit snugly all over the pool.

Vinyl Liner<br/>Replacement

A swimming pool is a great investment for your home. There is a sense of confidence in the quality of the swimming pool if you hired the contractor, selected the materials and design, and created your own pool. But, what if you are purchasing a home with an existing pool? How would you know if the pool is working as intended? Are there any repairs needed? RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living offers residential pool inspection services to put your mind at ease.

The inspection we perform is a visual and operational inspection of the pool and equipment. After our inspection is completed, we provide a report with repair recommendations and referrals to capable companies.

An average inspection takes about an hour and the fee is due upon completion and submission of the pool inspection report.

We do not make any repairs during an inspection nor do we perform any pressure testing of plumbing lines as part of an inspection. If there is reason to suspect underground lines are leaking we would make the recommendation to perform pressure testing.

Equipment Repair<br/>& Upgrades

Let our expert service technicians take care of any repair service that may occur. We can take care of it all, from changing pumps and changing sand, to installing heaters and salt systems. Are your utility bills getting sky high? Have you noticed water around pool equipment, loss of suction from skimmers, or pumps losing prime? Perhaps your equipment just doesn’t seem to be doing an adequate job of keeping your pool and spa clean. These and other symptoms can be indicators of broken or outdated pool equipment. RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living is fully trained to inspect, diagnose, repair and replace all major lines of pool equipment. Delay can be catastrophic, as well as lead to costly failure of other components and potentially even endanger your home or other structures. If you suspect your system needs repairs or upgrades, call us today!

Equipment Repair<br/>& Upgrades
Hot Tub &<br/>Spa Repair

If you find yourself in need of hot tub repair, RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, is here to help! Whether you use your hot tub for relaxing, entertaining, or the perfect night with that special someone, it is our goal to get your hot tub repaired, so you can go back to enjoying it.

Our technicians are skilled in the repairs of most brands of spas and hot tubs. The new hot tub and spa models have far more bells and whistles than the older models. Today’s hot tub and spa repair technicians need to be skilled in working with the advanced control systems found in most newer model hot tubs. At RUSSO’s Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, you can rest assured our technicians have the knowledge and skillset to repair the newer high-tech hot tub models.

Call RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, at 708-344-1166 to schedule your hot tub or spa repair service.

Hot Tub &<br/>Spa Repair
Pool Heater Repairs<br/>& Installation

An old or damaged pool heater can not only compromise the overall efficiency and safety of your pool system, but can also sky rocket your utility bills. Not to mention, swimming is NO FUN in cold water.  Our qualified technicians can repair or replace your pool heater quickly and for a fair price.

We’ll work hard to repair your existing pool heater, and when a replacement or upgrade is needed we rely on the unsurpassed quality, durability, and efficiency of Zodiac and Jandy pool equipment to keep your pool at its best for years to come.

Pool Heater Repairs<br/>& Installation
Auto Cover Repairs<br/>& Installation

In addition to pool maintenance and cleaning services, we offer pool safety cover repair and installation services. Whether you have small children and are in need of a pool safety cover, or simply need a barrier to protect your pool from the elements, we offer a wide range of quality pool covers. We sell and install both manual and automatic covers and offer a range of innovative cover solutions for added pool safety, energy efficiency and protection from nature. Call us today to discuss our pool cover options.

Auto Cover Repairs<br/>& Installation

Sometimes, the pool you have on your property needs to be removed, whether cost of maintenance has gotten too high, the pool has outlived its purpose, there is structural damage beyond repair, or you just don’t want it anymore. This is where the professionals at RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living come in.

We have the equipment and expertise needed to complete inground and above ground pool demolition and removal. No matter the size of the pool or where it is located in your backyard, we will remove it in the proper way and grade the area so you’ll never know a pool existed in the space.

Weekly Pool<br/>Maintenance

Most pool owners understand the importance of keeping their pools clean, chemically balanced and properly maintained, but few have the time or desire to do it themselves. With RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, you don’t have to! Our adept, dependable maintenance technicians specialize in handling the hard work so you can spend your time enjoying your pool, not slaving over it.  We offer weekly, bi-monthly and monthly maintenance. A routine maintenance visit may include such services as:

  • Emptying skimmer baskets and pool cleaner
  • Brushing and/or vacuuming walls, bottom, and steps
  • Skimming surface debris
  • Water testing and chemical balancing
  • Weekly Backwashing Sand filter and cleaning cartridges in filters as applicable
Weekly Pool<br/>Maintenance

Building Quality Commercial Pools in the Chicago Area

We love creating pools that deliver the aquatic experience your patrons need – whether that’s hours of family play, a relaxing retreat, or training and competitive swim.

We understand the important role your pool plays in the branding of your facility or residential community, and will help you build a commercial pool area that promotes your image and pleases your visitors while also minimizing risk and operations costs.

Commercial Pool Maintenance

We offer a wide range of customizable service options to keep your facilities looking beautiful and your pool systems running efficiently.  We also offer bulk chemical pricing to our commercial customers.

  • Commercial Pool Openings and Closings
  • Water Testing and Treatment
  • Pump, Filters, and Heater Maintenance
  • Auto Cleaners Service and Installation
  • Complete Warranty Repair on Most Pool Equipment Brands
  • Lighting and Electrical Service
  • Salt Generators Maintenance and Repair

Commercial Pool Repair and Remodeling

If your commercial pool is outdated or need repairs, it may be time for a commercial pool remodel.  Old or damaged pools aren’t just uninviting- they’re more expensive to run and may even pose hazard risks. At RUSSO’S Pools · Spas · Outdoor Living, we work with you to repair, update or remodel your commercial pool according to your needs.



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