EasySet Pool – What To Expect Week 1

Your first week with your Intex EasySet Pool should be relatively quiet. If this is year 2+ for your pool like me you’re going to see your pool filter look like mine in the video.

It’s a simple fix. Clean it with the hose and reuse it. Also, clean the dirty water out of the pump (just pour it out like I did). Viola! You’re back in business.

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Intex EasySet Installation in 8 Steps

This is the 6th year for my pool. Here are the steps that I’ve taken to install the pool.

  1. Make sure you have a nice level yard
  2. Lay a tarp down
  3. Lay your pool down and clean it
  4. Blow up the ring
  5. Install the inlet/outlets and shutoff valves (don’t forget to make sure the drain plugs are closed!)
  6. Add water – push out the bottom with your feet while filling (don’t go crazy with it – you just want to remove wrinkles) 10 inches is good if you’re like me and have water delivered.
  7. Have water delivered
  8. Hook up pump
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Fixing Lawn After Taking Down EasySet Pool

Call me crazy.. a lot of people do, but I plant new grass EVERY year after I take down my Intex EasySet Pool.

Part of it is because maybe, just maybe, I won’t put up the pool the next year. Ya never know! It will be a sad day when my kids don’t ask me “when are you putting up the pool?”. I love doing that for them.

Our pool has lasted 5 years now and it still looks brand new.

Honestly, it takes me an hour to put it up at the beginning of Summer and about an hour or so to take it down. Not a big deal!

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Cleaning EasySet Above Ground Pool – My 2nd Contraption

TRY #2 – Custom Vacuum contraption.

After my first vacuum rig job (linked here) fell apart while using it, I went back to the drawing board. I used what I had lying around the house.

Here’s what I used for my custom vacuum:
* Pool hose – https://amzn.to/2vnRtxk
* Vacuum head from cleaning kit – https://amzn.to/2vkCHaQ

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