SWIMMING POOL COST

From Landscaping Network

One often wonders when one has decided to install an inground swimming pool, "What will this cost, and will I recoup my investment?"  This post from the Landscaping Network addresses this issue head-on with some possibly surprising revelations.  The method of construction utilized matters not only for the cost of the item, but also how much of the cost may be recouped from the sale of the house.  

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Thursday, 18 May 2017 08:37

How Much Value Does A Pool Add?

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Taking a Bath on Your Pool

From WSJ

Most potential pool owners wonder if the effort and expense of installing an inground pool is worth it.  This is a complicated question, and involves many factors besides money.  Eventually, however, the question of whether a pool will add or detract from a home's value will be addressed.  This article from the Wall Street Journal talks about this subject in great detail, with some surprising conclusions. 

How's the pool?

You're probably getting a lot of use out of it this sweltering summer. But how much is it really costing you?

If you don't have one you may be wondering–are they worth the expense or is a pool just a money pit with floating...

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Wednesday, 17 May 2017 09:01

Pool Cost Estimator

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Pool Cost Estimator

Ever wish there was simple way to get a rough idea of a swimming pool build cost?  Well, your prayers have been answered!  This handy inground swimming pool cost estimator from Custom Outdoor Trends walks you through a simple question and answer exam to ascertain the fine details that will drive the cost of any swimming pool and outdoor living project, and will spit out a rough estimate.  Obviously, this will be just a starting point in the overall planning and budgeting process, but no less handy to start!

From Custom Outdoor Trends

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Tuesday, 16 May 2017 08:59

Cost Of Inground Pools

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How Much Does it Cost to Install an Inground Pool?

From Home Advisor

Now that Summer is here, many people's minds turn to installing an inground swimming pool.  If you have waited until Memorial Day to think about a custom inground swimming pool, you are probably looking at swimming next year.  This post from Home Advisor explains the factors that drive costs when installing an inground swimming pool. These factors include construction type, size, features, location, etc.

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Monday, 15 May 2017 10:19

Common Pool Sizes

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What Is the Average Size of In-Ground Swimming Pools?

From eHow

The question of the size of a swimming pool is usually broached early on in the swimming pool design process.  The size, shape, and depth of a pool will be dictated by many factors that all need to be considered when designing the perfect swimming pool and outdoor living space.  This post from eHow discusses the reasons behind pool sizes and shapes, and discusses how to assess which design will be right for each individual family.

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