An in-ground fibreglass pool is one of the best gifts you can give to your kids. Swimming is fun and a lot of children enjoy it. With many pool companies in Perth vying for your business choosing the right company can be a difficult decision and one which will hopefully lead to you being happy and satisfied with the entire purchase and installation process. Understanding factors that will affect the general cost of installing a fibreglass pool in your backyard can help in selecting the right builder.
Various manufacturers use different materials and manufacturing techniques in the construction of fibreglass pools. Materials of higher quality will cost more and last longer. Remember that there will be filtration equipment as well as other items such as pool cleaners and sanitisation equipment included. The quality and size of equipment provided will add to the cost of installation.
Many Perth homeowners swear by fibreglass swimming pools, which outmatch other options in many ways. These pools are notable for their smooth, clean gel coat finish that is non-abrasive and free from sharp edges. The gel coat used is also very durable and non-porous, making it highly resistant to stains and less likely to accumulate algae, therefore requiring less maintenance. Additionally, because they’re prefabricated into a single giant piece and delivered to your home, installation can take a couple of days compared to other options that involve digging and creating a mess in your backyard for months.
Have a look at the top three features that have made fibreglass pools exponentially popular in recent years.
Durability. Tensile strength is a measurement of the maximum amount of stress a material can tolerate before breaking. In fibreglass pools, tensile strength is proportional to shell thickness.
Determine what you’ll need to keep the pool clean, how often you’ll have to clean it, when you’ll need to top up with water, and what accessories would be necessary protect it from extreme weather. Also, take note that the degree of maintenance can vary depending on the material your pool is made of.
Fibreglass Perth swimming pools, such as those from Guardian Pools, do not have the problem of algal formation that is common in concrete pools, as the laminated surface makes the pool more durable and smooth-looking.