How much does it cost to have a pool heater installed?
Pool Heater Pricing On average, to install or replace a pool heater its going to cost you between $1,000 and $4,000. Installation alone can start at $500 and run up to $1,000. The average pool heater costs nearly $3,000 for the heater and installation.
Can I add a heater to my inground pool?
In total you can add a pool heater to an existing pool. A swimming pool heat pump is you most efficient option. Heat pumps can add a month or more to your pool season especially combine with using a solar blanket.
How long should I run my pool heater?
The required time it takes your pool to heat up depends on several factors such as heat pump size, air temperature, pool size, and material used to heat the pool. However, the overall time it takes a pool to heat up usually lies between 24 to 72 hours, which heats the pool by 20o F.
How many Btus does it take to heat a 40000 gallon pool?
For pools of up to 20,000 gallons, small heat pumps like the Hayward 95K BTU output are suitable. Pools up to 30,000 gallons should look at the AquaCal 120K BTU or higher, and 40,000 gallon inground pools should look at models like the Pentair 140K BTU.
How many BTUs do I need for a 10000 gallon pool?
Or approximately 100K BTUs for every 10,000 gallons of pool water. For inground pools less than 20,000 gallons, small gas heaters like the Raypak 206K BTU output are suitable. Pools up to 30,000 gallons should look at the Pentair 300K BTU or higher, and pools over 50,000 gallons should look at the Hayward 500K BTU.
How difficult is it to install a pool heater?
Replacing your old gas pool heater is not such a complicated task. Indeed, most pool owners hire a professional to replace their pool heater. Many states require gas appliances to be installed by a licensed contractor; but buying it, placing it and plumbing it – you can do yourself.