A swimming pool can increase the value of your home, but now that you have decided to either restore your old swimming pool or install a new pool, it is time to decide what type of pool you want as well as finding quality pool installation and pool restoration services in your area.
The 3 main types of swimming pools available include:
- Concrete Swimming Pools
There are advantageous to each of these types of swimming pools.
Fibreglass Pools – the quickest means of installing a pool and get it ready to use. Of course your pool will be delivered in one piece and there must be sufficient space for a crane to operate. The best benefits of having a fibre glass pool installed would be that these types of pools are stain resistant and has algae prevention. The maintenance on these pools is thus minimal.
Vinyl Swimming Pools – are the best option for building a pool on a budget. Vinyl pools offer an affordable solution to swimming pool installations. One of the benefits include that they are too stain resistant as well as offering the smoothest surface of the 3 most popular swimming pool types. One drawback to consider would be that Vinyl pool liners may need replacing every 10 years.
Concrete Swimming Pools – are most probable the most popular option, even though they are the most expensive.
Popular styles of swimming pools include: lap pools, diving pools, play pools, Spa and pool combinations and geometrically shapes swimming pools.
Whether you are planning to restore your old swimming pool or getting a new pool installed there are a few basics that every pool needs as well as a basic tips on what you need to look out for when selecting a swimming pool contractor.
Basic Swimming Pool Requirements:
- Plastic Piping
- Chemical Feeder
Tips for selecting the best swimming pool contractor:
- Take the time to do research on the type of swimming pool you would like to have installed. Learn about the pros and cons in order to make an informed decision.
- Do research on the swimming pool contractor / company that you plan on using. Read reviews, see work done by them previously, etc.
- Always make sure of the costs involved before the project is started.