7 Questions that can help Budget for your Gold Coast Swimming pool

7 Questions that can help Budget for your Gold Coast Swimming pool


It is important that you have a budget to start with, as this will give you and the pool business some perimeters to work within. Regrettably, not all pool construction business include a great designer, so ensure that your opinion is listened to and request details when discussing the project with the contractor. Listed here is a list of vital questions that can help you when discussing with potential pool building firms.

– Does your spending plan consider modifying the design of the pool?

– How many litres is the capacity of the pool? (This is handy also for when you need to work out how many chemicals you will require to keep your pool clean).

– What type of warranty does the contactor deliver for the pool, does it cover everything?

– What type of Coping do you recommend? (This is the coating, if could be Tiles, concrete, or something like a Pebblecrete surface).

– What will be surrounding the pool? (There is a good factor why grass is not ideal in the pool vicinity, it will wind up filling up your filter with turf clippings).

– What variety of filtration system is supplied?

– Lastly, the major questions, does the pool contractor understand pool safety laws in your vicinity? Do they consider them during concept and installation? And, are they willing to partner with your pool fence provider?

There are also a great deal of areas that may increase the cost of your pool.

Additional costs you may have to consider.

– Landscaping.

– Extra concreting.

– Tiling.

– Paving.

– Pool Safety Fence, – Glass, Semi-frameless, Frameless, Aluminium or a combination?

– Pool chemicals.

– Water (if from the council, or by the truckload if on tank water).

– Servicing/Maintenance (not for everyone, but if you don’t have the time to do it yourself, might be an alternative).

– Pool safety fence inspector for certification (compulsory in all states in Australia).

Many people don’t think about the fence until after the pool has been built, this can easily cause problems when it comes to putting in your pool fence, whether it will be glass or aluminium. When you organize your project ensure that you get in touch with a quality pool fence company in the design stage so that you can get a fence designed that will maximise the potential of your outdoor pool vicinity. It is also important to understand what type of costs you might be accruing. Because it can be very frustrating to spend your whole budget on the pool, only to discover that you can only afford a cheap, horrible looking fence. An aluminium fence is not something which you want framing your latest investment as they can quickly become an eyesore– opt for something worthwhile that will enhance the value of your pool.

If you want to talk to a Gold Coast glass pool fencing business about how we can work with you to set up your next pool fence, contact us on 1300 937 902 and take a look at a few of our success stories at our pool fence website

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