Do I have enough room in my backyard for an inground swimming pool?
02 Aug Do I have enough room in my backyard for an inground swimming pool?
YOUR PLACE TO CALL HOME: Is there room for that swimming pool?
So you have decided that you want an inground swimming pool. Are you sure that you can fit one in your yard? This question may seem like a no-brainer, but there are myriad issues that can arise when looking at putting something permanent into the ground. Most people don’t realize that property lines, property setbacks, easements, encroachments, lot coverage, utilities, etc. can affect not only where one can place a pool and pool house, deck, water feature; but also whether the municipality will even allow such a project due to the aforementioned issues. In this article from the St. Charles County Suburban Journal, their resident Real Estate Expert Cheri Peterson offers some good advice for prospective swimming pool buyers.
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