What are some of the most popular reasons to install a pool?
Some reasons include aesthetics, recreation, entertainment, physical fitness, and improving the overall quality of life.
Will installing a pool increase my homes value?
Swimming pools make the home more attractive to the buyer and can increase the value of your home/property.
How deep does the pool need to be to have a jump board?
The pool must be at least 8 feet deep, the length must be approximately 32 feet, and the width needs to be at least 16 feet.
Will my electric bill significantly go up if I own a pool?
Utility bill vary depending on where you live and who your provider is, but average estimates show that utility bill today only increase between $75.00 to $100.00 each month. Quality pool builders supply pumps that run on a 220 volt system which are much more efficient.
The cost of running a pump. A typical 1hp pump uses 746 watts per hour. Average electricity rates are .10 cents a kilowatt hour. So a pump running 24hrs, uses just shy of 18 kw hours X .10 = $1.80. The pump would cost $324 to run 24 hours a day for 6 months.