Do You Want To Install A Pool?
A swimming pool is a wonderful addition to a back yard, especially if you want to spruce up your outdoor space and have an easy way to cool down in the hot summer months. Installing a pool is also one of the best ways to spike up the resale value of your house.
Install a pool that suits your yard
You can find a pool that is ideal for your yard, even if you have a limited amount of space.
There are 3 main types of pools to choose from:
- Fiberglass pools, which are supplied as pre-moulded moulded shells
- Spa pools, which are ideal for small areas
- Gunite pools, which can be custom built to suit your yard
Once you have decided what pool you want and what shape you want it to be, you can decide if you want to add a pool patio or you want to redesign your landscape.
Choose the best pool installing company
When investing money into a project, you want to make sure that the job gets done properly. Opt for using companies that have been established for a while and that are well-known, as well as a company that is able to help you with all aspects of your project, including installation, maintenance, water management systems, pool accessories, etc.
Make sure that you hire a reputable pool company that can provide a pool that adheres to all building regulations.
What are your pool safety responsibilities?
Your pool should have some sort of barrier around it with gates that are able to be securely closed. You may want to consider installing glass balustrades for pools, especially if you have a smaller yard. There are many options to choose from.
Make sure that you have a secure safety gate. EZRails supplies DIY kits for pool systems.
Cover your pool with a pool safety net when it is not being used. The net should be installed properly and should not in any way sag over the pool.
For more information, read Summer Tips: Pool Safety and The application of the National Building Regulations.