Swimming Pool Types

Choose the type of pools you want and see the design and information below

Above Ground Pool

In Ground Pool

If you want to have a pool in a hurry or have a budget, an above ground pool is an alternative.

The drawback is that just a few days before completion, they enter your yard in a box configuration and are set up by a team of installers.

Above-ground swimming pools usually come in circular or oval shapes, so that you choice are limited; however, shapes vary in size.

The benefit is that you can start out small and then get to a wider pool while your family expands along with your income.

4 Different Types of Above-ground Pools:

  • Resin frames: Resin is a kind of durable plastic used for anything from aircraft structures to furniture. It is also used to make above-ground pools. Resin is very common because it is rust, corrosion and oxidation more resistant and can better tolerate the negative impacts of water and sunlight. It can survive warping and teeth and remain cold (steel will melt in the sun) Resin is more costly, but the long-term advantages will outweigh the added expense.

  • Steel frames: Steel frames are made from various metals including aluminum, galvanized steel and zinc. This frame forms have been around for a long time. They are still used because they are robust, yet lightweight. You really can create one on a raised floor or deck. Since the steel is lightweight, it can quickly be twisted and treated into various ways.

  • Radiant pools:This form is often called a semi-in-ground pool. They provide the same consistency and longevity as an in-ground pool, but they are cheaper. They can also be conveniently built and modified to suit any size or form yard. The other advantage is that these swimming pools can be delivered to you directly in a package. They are simple to install, particularly if you are excelling in DIY projects.

  • Hybrid pools: Resin and steel are used in hybrid swimming pools. Resin is being used for the materials which are more vulnerable to sun and water and steel provides added protection. You benefit from power by adding chipping, discolouration, rusting and corrosion resistance.

A permanently built in ground pool will add value to your property, particularly if you live in a primarily warm environment during the year.

It can also boost the atmosphere by the installation of a water feature that provides a nice view from the interior of the house or from a patio or balcony.

If your heart is fixed in an in-ground pool, you will be astonished by all the possibilities that are available while shopping.

There are also endless concepts on the shape of a tub, fabrics for lining or walls, the decking or concrete materials surrounding it, and the accessories that can be added such as cascades, slides and boards for swimming.

3 Different Types of In-ground Pools:

  • Concrete: The most traditional in-ground pool-building materials are concrete and plaster using steel-reinforced concrete to construct a frame, which were the first used before residential pools became common. Concrete is long-lasting and porous, enabling the plaster-coated shell to retain water, provide protection and, when necessary, it can be replastered to improve toughness.

  • Fiberglass: A fiberglass swimming pool is offered as a large one-piece container that enters your home by truck and is then placed in the excavated hole using a crane. Apart from concrete swimming pools, fiberglass pool type are pre-made, making obtaining a custom design difficult. Some fiberglass makers select from several styles and sizes. Fiberglass makes pool-building fast and simple.

  • Vinyl: Vinyl-lined pools are constructed with metal or plastic frameworks above ground or in the excavated space. Prefab reinforcing walls or panels made of plastic, steel, or aluminum are added to the frame, creating a circle that is then lined with thick vinyl to form the cover. The bottom of a vinyl liner rests on a sand bed or other substrate, while the top is held down by the coping, which provides a finished edge and often serves as a pool deck boundary. Like other products, vinyl deteriorates with long-term product treatment along with pool chemicals. Few liners come with fungi and UV inhibitors, which can prolong a vinyl liner 's life from 10 to 18 years at most.

  • Alternative: Various materials, including stone, tile, and human-crafted textures, may be applied to swimming pool surfaces made of concrete or plaster. Alternative finishes with textures, including cake aggregates, are increasingly common. Expect these completions to last between 8 to 12 years.