. Pinterest. See more ideas about Courtyard pool, Diy pool and Pool backyard. . A DiY tutorial on how to make a solar cover reel for your above ground pool. Jul 6, 2014 - A solar blanket is a giant 'bubble-wrap' cover that floats on the top of the . For square or rectangular pools, you can use a deck mounted pool reel or even an . This is a great DIY project that that gives the DIYer a wide spectrum of . I have a 14 by 28 foot rectangular pool, would it be good idea to make . All I can find are sites wanting to sell me a cover or reel. Anyone have . This is for an 27' above ground pool. Thanks, . Thanks for the ideas. May 17, 2013 - Re: DIY Solar Cover Roller. Great idea mas. Where did you get the foam core pipe.did you fill it? TFP Expert who uses Pool School and my . Jun 14, 2009 - That's it - trying to deal with getting the solar cover (bubble wrap kind) off the pool on my ABOVE GROUND POOl and then BACK on after . Aug 14, 2013 - DIY: Solar Cover Reel for an Above Ground Pool . I put the pipe on top of the posts to give me a good idea where I needed to drill the holes . That way you can get an idea of my writing . Cover DIY (Do It Yourself) POOL COVER REEL. Page 2 . Sizing: Pool, Pool Cover and Pool Cover Reel. Page 4. Kokido Stainless Steel In Ground Swimming Pool Cover Reel Set (Up To 18.7') . so you really don't need to do this unless you are a major DIY freak like me.