Homeowners in Central Florida who are contemplating their very own backyard swimming pool, have to choose what type of material their new oasis will consist of.
Vinyl and fiberglass pools may be a little less expensive, but you get what you pay for. In just a few short years they tend to need costly repairs and may not add the value to your home you were hoping for.
Custom concrete swimming pools, also known as gunite, have many benefits and is worth looking into.
The most popular type of swimming pool for Florida is a concrete or gunite construction. The pool’s interior is made from cement, sand and water. The mixture is sprayed over reinforced and sculpted lightweight concrete, to give a luxury high end custom feel.
Gone are the days of cookie cutter pools, today’s backyard oasis are one of a kind!
Concrete swimming pools are custom designed. So, no matter what size back yard you have, a swimming pool can fit perfectly.
Other materials are mass produced and are limited in their design. Concrete can be custom built for any size backyard and have a variety of finishes, pebble or tile, and colors.
Unlimited design options, tanning ledges, infinity edges, and overflow pools and can last for generations if properly maintained.
With today’s technology building an in ground swimming pool is not as expensive as it once was. It is also an investment that will increase the value of your home and your quality of life. The cost of building a pool is affected by the size, upgrades, finishes, and water features. A free form pool generally doesn’t cost any more than a geometric design, rectangle or square, it may even cost a little less.
The National Association of Realtors published a study showing an in-ground gunite swimming pool increases the value of a home in the Southeastern United States. Raising the value as much as 13 percent. Many home buyers in Florida feel a pool is a necessity!
Dreamscapes Pools and Spas is Central Florida’s premier pool builder, from Tampa to Brevard County, Palm Coast, New Smyrna, and Orlando. We have built our reputation on experience, quality, and unparalleled customer service. Our award winning design consultant is happy to help you achieve the backyard of your dreams.