The 5 Best Pressure Pool Cleaners

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This wiki has been updated 19 times since it was first published in February of 2019. Regular pool maintenance doesn't have to be an overwhelming chore if you invest in a pressure cleaner that can reduce the time spent brushing and vacuuming. These devices also distribute warm water throughout the entire pool, reducing cold spots. In addition, you'll get less debris lodged in your pool's filter, prolonging its life. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Polaris Vac-Sweep 280

2. Pentair Kreepy Krauly Legend

3. Polaris Vac-Sweep 65

Editor's Notes

April 11, 2019:

We evaluated choice for both in-ground and above-ground pools. The Polaris Vac-Sweep 280 takes the top spot for being a reliable workhorse that serves pool owners for season after season. Even though it requires the purchase of a separate pump it's still a better bargain than the newer models that don't need one because it requires so little maintenance and doesn't tax the pool's existing circulation system.

4. Xtremepower US

5. Zodiac Turbo Turtle

Tina Morna Freitas
Last updated by Tina Morna Freitas

Tina Morna Freitas is a writer who lives in Chicago with her family and three cats. She has a B.A. in anthropology with a minor in English, and has built a freelance career over the years in writing and digital marketing. Her passions for cooking, decorating and home improvement contribute to her extensive knowledge of all things kitchen and home goods. In addition, her 20 years as a parent inform her expertise in the endless stream of toys and equipment that inevitably takes over the homes of most parents. She also enjoys gardening, making and sipping margaritas, and aspires to be a crazy cat lady once all the children are grown.

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