What to Look for in Professional Swimming Pool Builders?

Hardscaping Specialist LLC – Merlin, OR, 97532


The building and installation of a swimming pool are very similar to other major improvement projects. It involves shopping around for the kind of pool you want, comparing prices and installations, and knowing exactly who is installing and servicing your pool. Swimming pool builders, just like many other contractors, are not that hard to find, however, finding a professional and reputable one is a different matter.


Installing a pool can be somewhat daunting, however, there is just as much work you have to put in for its maintenance. Professional swimming pool installers that have the experience and knowledge to save homeowners time and money are harder to find. Presuming you are not someone that has an infinite amount of knowledge on pool designs, structure, and maintenance, using a professional is extremely important. The likes of drainage, electrical wiring, water flow, and municipal codes, are but a few aspects of installation which need to be considered. So hiring an expert is by far a better idea.


There are 2 ways to installing a swimming pool. The first being having it built by a pool and spa retailer. Pay a visit to local swimming pool builders and ask for at least 4 estimates in writing. During this time you should ask for information on how long they have been in business for, what experience they have and what organizations they are members of. Another important consideration will be their warranty periods.


Another way is to purchase a pool and use subcontractors to install it. This is a situation most homeowners run into when shopping for pools that are above ground. Most dealers sell the pools, however, do not employ the installers. Instead, they use subcontractors. This is when you will need to do some of your own research, to make sure the installers or dealer is offering warranty coverage. Be cautious of any installers that offer landscaping as they are not as experienced as companies that only install swimming pools.


If you would like to know more on our business or want to book an appointment, call Hardscaping Specialist LLC at (541) 441-8899 today. We are in Merlin, OR.