Upgrade the protection of your pool with ARMOR SHIELD. Armor Shield provides an important protective layer between a vinyl swimming pool liner and the pools sand or soil base. Unlike traditional foam padding, Armor Shield is a Polypropylene Geotextile material that prevents cuts and punctures to the vinyl liner caused by rocks, roots and even GLASS! Armor Shield also reduces convective heat loss and provides a comfortable floor pad for tired feet. See more about what polypropylene and geotextiles are below and why they are so important for protection!
- pol•y•pro•pyl•ene - noun Chemistry - A plastic polymer of propylene, (C3H5), used chiefly for molded parts, electrical insultation, packaging and fibers for wearing apparel.
- Geotextiles - are permeable fabrics which when used in association with soil, have the ability to separate, filter, reinforce, protect or drain. Geotextiles have a wide range of applications and are currently used in many civil engineering applications including roads, airfields, railroads, embankments, retaining structures, etc.