The idea of having a pool can be an exciting one. However, before you schedule your new pool installations in Long Island, NY, there are some things that you need to think about to ensure that you get the best experience possible.
The first thing you need to do is make sure you have enough space in your yard for a pool. This may seem like a step that everyone will take, but the truth is that some people work with a pool company only to find out they don’t have enough space for the type of pool that the want.
A pool takes up a lot of space, possibly more than you think. As such, measure your back yard to ensure that you meet New York’s requirements for barriers and space surrounding a pool, which are very stringent. Long Island may have additional laws that you will have to adhere to as well.
Another thing to consider is the type of pool that you want. You can choose between an in-ground or above ground pool. For an in-ground pool, you can choose tile, fiberglass concrete or vinyl as the base. You’ll also have the option of a freshwater or a saltwater pool. Talking to a professional about New Pool Installations in Long Island, NY will help you figure out which options are best for your needs and your space.
Taking care of a pool is serious business. Staph infections occur most commonly from exposure to bacteria in pools, hot tubs and, (surprisingly for some), hospitals. Using the wrong chemicals, or not enough chemicals, can expose swimmers to a bacteria that could lead to their death. If you’re considering a pool, you need to have a good idea as to whether or not you can keep up with the chemical requirements. If you can’t, or don’t want to, make sure you leave room in your monthly budget for the care of your pool by a professional.
Having your own pool can be exciting, but it’s a responsibility as well. You have to adhere to local and state laws in regards to safety, and you need to ensure that people who swim in your pool are safe as well. Talking to the professionals at Sky Blue Pools can help you to decide if a pool is right for you and, if so, they will help you decide on the right pool and services as well.