Many people want a pool, but are afraid of the cost, the room it takes, the difficult upkeep, as well as the hazard to children and pets. Fortunately, there is an alternative! Above ground swimming pools provides a much more affordable way to relax in a wet wonderland on a sweltering summer’s day.
Whether you live somewhere where the weather is good year round, or where there is snow and cold, above ground swimming pools are still an excellent commodity. You can cover and prepare an above ground swimming pool for winter weather. So whether you live in California or Colorado, it is still a feasible and manageable source of entertainment and relaxation.
One of the greatest fears for parents and pet owners that prevent them from investing in a pool is the safety hazard it can pose to young children and small animals. Although any kind of pool should always be fenced and locked in an area separate from children, an above ground swimming pool greatly minimizes the drowning and safety risks associated with in ground pools. Its height makes it unlikely for children or small animals to climb in and above ground pools come with a removable ladder that can be detached to ensure a family’s safety.
Above ground swimming pools are very functional and useful in their simplicity and sturdiness. Usually coming in round or oval shapes, they often range in size, anywhere in diameter from 12 feet to 22 feet, A typical above ground swimming pool will consist of metal exterior, an interior liner, metal posts, a large filter, and a pool pump. There are also PVC versions. With these sorts there are PVC frames upon which hangs the thick liner and have a more compact filter and pump.
The care of an above ground pool is relatively simple. A floater that discharges the chlorine (often through bleach tablets which are disintegrated) is a simple device for pool sanitation and care. Sturdy and reliable, if an above ground pool is properly cared for, its liner should weather many years and provide years of delight for its owners.
Investing in an above ground pool is logical, economical, and more convenient than an in-ground pool, while still garnering all of the enjoyment, relaxation, and fun that comes with owning your own swimming pool.