We've created a collection of articles to help you figure out what type of pool is best for you, your family and your budget. Remember you can always email us if you have any suggestions or questions that you would like us to answer!
How much does a swimming pool cost?Naturally one of the first questions people ask us is “what will my new in-ground pool cost?” To best answer this question it’s important for us to touch on the two areas where you’ll experience costs, those are:
What influences the cost of a pool in NZ?
Another important question people have when planning a new pool is “what do I need to budget for?”.
The truth is, it can be hard to give accurate price guidance on a pool project without working through the finer details this is because each and every pool, landscape design and backyard are different.
How long does it take to build a new swimming pool?One of the key things people ask us when they’re looking to build a pool is “How long is it going to take?” There are a few factors to consider that will influence how long it will take to construct your
pool, these include (but are not limited to):
Concrete vs Fibreglass – which is the better choice?When you start exploring options for an in-ground pool, you’ll discover that some pool builders have two options to choose from: concrete or fibreglass. Trying to decide which option best suits your needs can be a bit overwhelming when you first start looking, this article covers the advantages and disadvantages of both types of pools to help you make the decision.
Pool Fencing - what are the rules?It's important to know the rules around pool fencing when planning your pool area. In New Zealand, swimming pool fencing is governed by section F9 of the building code. F9 AS1 provides a good understanding of what is needed for boundary fencing, internal fencing and any doorways that might open from your home to the pool area. IN this article we give a summary of the most important things you need to know about pool fencing.
Above ground pool options
Need to install an above-ground pool? We take a look at the different options available to you throughout New Zealand so that you can consider which option will suit you best.