Vinyl liner pools have been known for bad step designs.  In fact, even today, a predominant step designindiana swimming pool with fiberglass steps is a white plastic end step that fades, yellows and cracks with time.  Check out the steps to the left.  Why would someone do this?

Now check out a similar end step to the right except the steps are steel andsteps resized 600 covered with a non skid part of the liner iwith a foam cushion underneath for comfort.

Why not build all vinyl liner pool steps out of steel and cover them with a non skid part of the liner for a truly built in look?  It's the only decent thing to do!

The difference is striking--check out these full width steps for diifferent types of pools that are steel with the liner covering them. 

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For more information on these step designs for vinyl liner pools check out Imperial's step materials. 

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As you will see, there are many standard step designs utilizing this custom process and avoiding the white plastic look!

And check out how your steps can be incorporated with a sun shelf per the below photos!!

 

 

 

 

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