Author Archives: Chris Thompson

About Chris Thompson

Grew up thinking about the beach life now i am living it on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. I own and operate Barefoot Pool Service, we have been in the Outer Banks Pool and Spa Industry for almost 15 years.

Corolla Pool Service 

We started to bring this pool in Corolla NC, out of its winter time slumber.  This gorgeous property is located in northern Corolla in a private oceanfront community called Ocean Hill.  Ocean Hill in my opinion is on a different level then most of the northern Outer Banks.  In this community all houses sit on […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

New Outer Banks vinyl liner

New Outer Banks vinyl liner installed in nags head North Carolina. This vinyl liner has a nice dark blue color.  This is a 27 mill Latham pool liner. The nice dark blue color helps absorb a lot of sunlight helping keep the pool warm warmer than a light colored vinyl liner. We have over 30 […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

Outer Bank Pool Heater

    Top 3 Outer Banks Pool heater to Buy in 2017 1. Heat Siphon Pool Heaters.  These Pool Heaters are built like a tank.  I had One unit last almost 10 years sitting on the oceanfront.  We Highly recommend these Pool Heat Pumps.  Heat Siphon pool heat Pumps are MADE IN THE USA.  Barefoot Pool […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

OBX Pool Cleaning

OBX Pool Cleaning

Pool Cleaning OBX How to choose an OBX Pool Cleaning company on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. 5 Helpful tips when choosing your OBX Pool Service. First get a written business proposal from your pool company that you are thinking of working with. This helps protect you from them trying to raise the price […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

5 Easy steps to help maintain your pool sand filter

Pool Sand Filters on the Outer Banks

Pool Filters are the most important piece of pool equipment that you have. Sand Filter Manufactures, like Hayward, recommend you change the sand every 3 to 5 years. When filters experience heavy bather loads and have a good amount of leaves and debris in the pool, then you should expect to change the sand in […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

Pool Cleaning in Corolla NC

Pool Cleaning on Corolla North Carolina

Pool Cleaning in Corolla NC And We were paying premium prices for Pool cleaning in Corolla NC on the Outer Banks, Blown away is the only terms I could describe what I saw when a new customer signed up with Barefoot Pool Service. She was paying a premium price for pool service last Year. This […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

Outer Banks Pool Plaster Problems

Oute Banks Pool Plaster

Outer Banks Swimming Pool Plaster issues This is a problem with the pool plaster blistering or delaminating. This problem occurs during the pool construction or repair phase. The concrete industry say the loss of a thin surface layer as a surface defect caused by “improper application and troweling”. They refer to it by many names […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

One Time Pool Clean Pool Open Close

A few of our customers only require a one-time clean to help bring thier pool and spa back into balance and cleaned up. Many pools and spas can be serviced within 2 – 3 hours but may require multiple visits. If this is the Outer Banks pool service you are look ing for then Contact […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

Outer Banks Pool and Spa Barefoot Pool Service

OBX Pool Service Repair Maintenance One Time Cleans Equipment Upgrades Leak Detection Vinyl Liner Replacement Filter Re-builds Heater Repairs Hot Tub Repair Barefoot Pool Service Outer Banks Pool and Spa Your choice for Outer Banks Pool and Spa Service Repair. Pool Vinyl liner repair and replacement. Hot tub repair and pool equipment upgrades. We are […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...

Outer Banks Pool Equipment Repair Upgrades

Outer Banks Pool Maintenance

Our company has the expertise to take charge of your aquatic enviroment, and we will always do what is best for you and your pool and spa. We are here to help! Barefoot Pool Service our specialty is vacation rental pool and spa service, and residential service repairs and new equipment installation. We have the […]

Share Button
Continue Reading...