If you have a pool with a pool cover, unless you have a pool cover repair kit, it can be expensive to repair that cover if something happens. The lid usually has small gaps or holes from frequent use. You can fix it yourself if you have a repair kit.
You will need a repair kit specially designed to repair automatic pool covers. If repairing is a big deal, you may want to see how much a pool roof repair company will charge if you feel you can't. However, most pool roof repairs can be done on your own.
Repair the roof of the pool yourself
If you have small gaps in the lids, you can use a pool cap repair kit to close those gaps. This may involve using the same material to fix the cover. If the coating is wet, it should be allowed to dry before applying the patch or adhesive.
Replacement or repair
The pool section can be expensive if it is a problem. You will have to choose to solve the problem or go out and replace the part in question. In most cases, it's cheaper to fix it and you can do it yourself.
Make the best choice
Whenever you have to decide to fix a problem with your pool or replace a part, you need to compare costs. The best options are always those that don't cost a lot of money. Once you see the problem, try to fix it before it gets worse.