Residential Pool Cleaning Service in Great Falls, VA

Residential Pools

Puritan Whitecoat offers residential pool services that cover everything from complete swimming pool restoration to replacing plaster, tile, or coping. We handle all the hard work involved in repairing and renovating your pool so that you can start relaxing in your newly resurfaced swimming pool or spa as soon as possible. For you convenience, we accept requests for vacation restorations where we will drain, refinish, and fill your pool while you’re away.

Residential Pool Cleaning Service

We offer free on-site estimates and, if you accept our bid, we will work around your schedule to get the work done with minimal stress and hassle. Jobs for easily accessible pools can often be done with minimal interaction if you prefer.

At Puritan Whitecoat, we offer turn-key services, from pulling the cover to getting the pool filled to properly brushing and maintaining your pool chemicals. Our residential pool work is unparalleled in the industry and we are proud of our top-notch reputation throughout Northern Virginia. For more information, contact us or call us at 703-757-7269 and let us create your backyard oasis today!

The Process

Step 1 – Drain the pool and, if they need replacing, remove tile and/or coping

Step 1 - Drain the Pool

Step 2 – Check for soundness of existing plaster and remove any bad spots (delamination, “pops”, and surface cracks)

Step 2 - Check the Plaster

Step 3 – Prep existing plaster, cut and chip around tile lines and fittings for a flush transition between surfaces

Step 3 - Prep Existing Plaster

Step 4 – Replace pool tile and/or coping and repair any other issues as requested

Step 4 - Replace Pool Tile and/or Coping

Step 5 – Skimming and other plumbing repairs and replacements as requested

Step 5- Skimming and Other Repairs

Step 6 – Apply a bond coat to ensure maximum bond between old and new surface (e.g. Scratch Kote)

Step 6- Crew Applies the Finish

Step 7(Standard Pool Finish) –

  1. Crew blows on a 3/8 – 1/2″ thick marbelite pool finish
  2. Expert craftsmen hand trowel the surface 3-5 times, making it successively smoother
  3. On final pass, plaster is smoothed to National Plasterers Council standards (approximate equivalent to 200 grit sandpaper)
Step 7a - Crew Hand Trowel the Surface

Step 7(Specialty Pool Finish)

  1. Crew applies a 3/8 – 1/2″ thick specialty finish
  2. Expert craftsmen hand trowel surface (process varies by finish type)
  3. Finishing steps vary greatly. Some finishes, like Hydrazzo, are polished smooth with a water-driven, diamond buffing pad. Others, like Sunstone Select, are rinsed to expose a smooth, orange peel like textured aggregate.
Step 7b - Plaster is Smoothed to NPC Standards

Step 8 – Our crew leaves the pool filling, ready to have water trucked in or to be filled by hose

Step 8 - Ready to be Filled