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Alex Smith

Alex Smith

Pools and Hot Tubs

(912) 927-0431
11 Gateway #2 Blvd
Savannah, GA 31419

Family owned and operated since 1975.  We will be celebrating 35 years in business in 2010. Pride Pools & Spas has store locations in Savannah and Claxton. We are enrolled in all phases of the industry including, installation of in ground and above ground pools, 2 lines of hot tubs and a variety of pool & spa chemicals. We also carry tanning beds, saunas and grills. We are the complete backyard family fun location. We also have a full time service department for repairs or complete renovations.

Fax: 912-927-9711

11 Gateway #2 Blvd
Savannah, GA 31419
Pride: Pools & Spas
Insider Article By Alex Smith
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Q:  Do you help with financing?

A: Thank you for your question. Yes we can help with your financing. No matter if it is a hot tub, inground or above ground pool or just needing some renovation on your existing pool we can help with your financing.


Q:  I think there is a small hole in my liner. Does the pool have to be drained to fix it?

A:  Thank you for your question. No you do not have to drain your pool we have under water repair kits available in our Claxton or Savannah  store. If you decide you need to replace the liner we offer liner replacement service for in ground or above ground pools. Thank you again for your question.


Q:  What is the difference between a Spa, Jacuzzi and Whirlpool?

A:  Thank you for your question. There is no difference in a spa, hot tub, Jacuzzi or whirlpool. Jacuzzi is a brand name of spa that has been around for a very long time with similar features and benefits. However, the results will be the same and that is relaxing hot water hydro therapy. Thank you again for your question and if you would like to test one of our hot tubs we have a private hydro therapy room just for your relaxation.  


Q:  What is required before deciding a good location for a pool? Do you have to have the land surveyed?

A:  Thank you for your question. There is no need to have the land surveyed. The best process on deciding a good location for your pool would be to have a consultation with one of our sales associate. There are a lot of variables to consider the location of utility lines, trees, setbacks etc...Thank you again for your question and we look forward to hearing from you. 


Q:  Is there any way of sealing a leak in a filter tank?

A:  Thank you for your question.Depending on the make and model of the filter some filters can be repaired.The best process would be to contact our service department at 1-800-273-2411 with your information so we can give you better answer. Thanks  


Q:  What is the average price for having a basic in-ground pool installed. Do you have financing available? Thank you!

A:  Thank you for your question.Depending on what the pool will be used for,and what is best for you and your family.We have a variety of shapes and sizes to choose from.We also offer fiberglass and vinyl pools.The best process to get an average cost for our in ground pool would be to make an appointment with one of our associates and we can make a profile for the pool that would be best to fit your family.Please contact our office in Claxton or Savannah to make an appointment.Thanks  


Q: Do I need to brush my pool regularly?

A: Thank for your question.Yes, you should definitely brush your pool at least once a week because algae grows in fiberglass,concrete and vinyl pools and brushing will prevent algae growth.If you have any further questions please contact us and we can give you an explanation and operation to maintaining your pool. Thanks again for your question


Q:  Can salt water be used in a fiberglass pool?

A:  Thank you for your question.Yes a chlorine generator(salt water) can be used for a fiberglass pool.As with any automatic sanitation system you will need an explanation of operation because salt water needs to be monitored and tested.If you are installing a new pool or just retrofitting to an existing pool Pride Pools can guide you in the right direction.Thank you again for your question.


Q:  What is the average price of a new in ground pool?

A:  Thank you for your questions.We install vinyl liner in-ground pools and fiberglass pools.The vinly in-ground pool starts at $18k. If you have more interest the best process would be to make an appointment with one of our representatives.We have a variety of shapes and sizes and we can show you all the features that is included with our pools.Thank you


Q: Why would pool water be green?

A: Thank you for your question.The reason for a pool being green this time of year would be because of algae.Unless you like the green water, the best process is to bring us a water sample so we can do a complete analysis and then we can prescribe the correct treatment.Thank you again for your questions.