Adding Value to My Home

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Things To Consider When Planning For New Pool Construction

Irene Montgomery

If you have decided to take the plunge and have a new pool construction started, you might want to first consider the most important things. This way, you will not accidentally get in over your head or end up with a lot of massive and costly problems. You want this process to be as simple and as stress free as possible. This way, once it is all said and done, you will be more than happy to jump in for a swim. To help you with this, you will want to check out the following things that you should be considering:

The Zoning Laws In Your Town

It is important to know that there might be some zoning laws that can either prevent you from building an in-ground pool or that will restrict the size of the pool that you can have built. There is also a very good chance that you are going to need the proper building permits in order to even get started with this construction project. You can find out all of this information through your local codes or zoning office. Someone there will guide you along the way in terms of what is required of you.

The Maintenance

The larger the pool, the more it is going to take to maintain it. Larger pools will require more time for their cleaning and upkeep. They will also require more money to be spent on their maintenance, so this is something that you want to keep in mind when you are trying to decide how large you want your new pool to be.

The Space You Will Want For The Yard

Even if you are really excited and you imagine that you will be spending most of your time outdoors in the pool, you might want to refrain from going overboard with its size. You want to remember that you may want to make use of a lot of the yard space for other things. Also, should you ever decide to sell your home in the future, you have to consider potential buyers and what would be most desirable to them.

After having some time to review the previously mentioned points, you will want to go ahead and contact a trusted pool contractor so the process can begin. Make sure that you are asking him or her about anything else that might be on your mind about the construction of the pool. If they have a lot of experience in this line of work, they will have an easy enough time answering your questions and calming any fears you might have about the entire process.

For help with pool construction, contact a pool contractor near you.


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Adding Value to My Home

My husband and I are considering selling our small brick home in the near future. While we’ve completed some work on this house recently, we know we will need to do a few more things before we put it on the market. For instance, we need to replace some of the flooring, paint some of the walls, and replace some of the siding on the front porch. In addition, we may want to add a pool to the backyard. Because we live in the hot southern United States, many of our neighbors have pools. On this blog, I hope you will discover the best types of pools to install in a home you may sell in the near future. Enjoy!