Owning and maintaining a pool requires different types of pool equipment to keep your pool in top-working condition. Every pool requires a pool pump and a pool filter. A pool pump and pool filter circulate your pool water to filter out dirt, debris and fine particulates from the pool water. Automatic pool cleaners can save you money on heating and chemicals. A combination of skimmers, brushes & poles can also be used to clean the pool. Pool and can significantly increase the length of your swim season. While timers and regulate the use of other pool equipment. Pool steps and ladders make entry and exit more convenient and safe. You need pool covers such as winter covers and safety covers to keep debris and other elements from entering the pool during the winter season (or during any extended period of inactivity).