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    Leaf skimmers...

    What are the advantages/disadvantages to the flat, open faced leaf/debri bottom of the pool skimmers vs the type that has more of a closed end net basket type design? Brands you can recommend?
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    Re: Leaf skimmers...

    The flat ones are great for skimmer the top of the pool fast. They don't old much so if you have a heavy load the open net kind is better. The open net kind is MUCH better for cleaning the bottom as well. I buy mine at Walmart or Lowes depending on where I am when I need one.

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