When summertime comes, there’s no doubt that Americans love to swim. In fact, swimming is the fourth most popular activity or sport among Americans.
It’s estimated that there are currently more than 10 million residential pools in use. If a pool project is something you and your family plan on doing this summer, here are a few things to decide before you do:
- What kind of pool: Deciding you’re going to add a pool to the backyard is an easy choice. What’s not so easy is deciding whether to go with an in-ground pool or an above-ground pool. As with anything, there are pros and cons of each. In-ground pools tend to look better aesthetically and are available in more sizes, but they can also be more expensive. Above-ground pools are often sold as kits and require a lot less labor and materials. They can also be easily disassembled if you need them to be.
- A good pool contractor: Assuming that you choose an in-ground pool or Read moreSeven Things To Consider Before Installing A Pool