Become a TFP Supporter Pool Math Forum Rules Pool School
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Coping is lifting away from the ground (in-ground pool)

  1. Back To Top    #1

    Coping is lifting away from the ground (in-ground pool)

    I have been able to solve countless pool issues with the help of good folks on this site, both to my treads and to, in many, many other instances, thread discussions in general. Now I have a stumper.

    For two summers, and now heading into a third, a single area of the pool is affected by the coping lifting up and away from the ground. It has lifted, in total, a bit more than two inches. There is separation between the concrete and the coping solely in this area. The rest of the coping all around the pool lays flat. The area is proximate to the skimmer location, as the attached photograph shows.

    What could be causing this? Should I be worried?
    Attached Images Attached Images
    22,500 gallons
    Northern NJ

  2. Back To Top    #2

    In the Industry
    duraleigh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Sebring, Florida

    Re: Coping is lifting away from the ground (in-ground pool)

    The pic is too small for my old eyes.....I can't help.
    Dave S. - Forum owner
    42k vinyl and concrete pool, 1.5hp pump, 140gpm filter
    TFTestkits , PoolMath , Pool School

  3. Back To Top    #3
    Mod Squad
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    DFW, TX

    Re: Coping is lifting away from the ground (in-ground pool)

    Is the coping lifting or is the deck sinking? I think a wider angle pic might help.
    TFP Moderator
    If TFP helped you or saved you money - Become a TFP Supporter! <--Click here
    2012 build and pics, 20k gal gunite, black onyx pebblesheen, OK flagstone, IntellifoVS, cart filter w/Pleatco, IC40 SWG, Solartouch, 5 12'x4' solar panels, HP50HA heat pump, 8mil solar cover, borates, TF-100 test kit, SONOS, Doheny's Discovery Robot, hot tub on bleach

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts