Why Winter is the Best Time to Build a Swimming Pool

Swimming might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you are right in the middle of winterizing your Fort Smith or Springdale Arkansas property, but if you have been dreaming of building a custom pool, winter is the perfect time to get the job done. There are quite a few perks to be taken advantage of when you choose to install your pool or spa during the cold months and your new amenities will be ready to use before the sun starts warming up the state once again.

Owning a pool or spa is truly a joy and one of the best gifts that you can give your family. Modern pools feature high-tech advancements that make them easy to maintain and operate, a factor that is perfect for older individuals. Swimming pools are fun, promote good health and add value to your property. Here are a few reasons why winter is the best time to get your project started.

Winter Sales

The winter season gives customers the advantage of tapping into valuable winter savings that disappear as things heat up for summer. This is because many people are unaware of the advantages that come with building or remodeling a swimming pool in the winter, making summer the peak construction season. Remember, just because the people of Arkansas have closed up their pools and put away the swimming gear for the winter, does not mean that trusted pool building companies in the area have ceased working. With great prices and enthusiastic customers, business is booming year around. Take advantage of these great prices buy building your pool in the winter.

Better Conditions

The summer heat can be tough on hard-working construction workers who are dedicated to providing customers with a quality product in a timely fashion. The sun is also hard on owners who like to keep a close eye on their project—especially older people. Winter gives everyone a bit of relief. The risk of dehydration and heat stroke diminish significantly and employees are able to remain on a task longer, completing the job faster.

Ready by Summer

Why would anyone willingly start a new construction or pool remodeling project when they will not be able to use their pool until the next summer? The better choice is to start the project in the winter so that the swimming pool or spa can be used as soon as it is warm enough to enjoy your outdoor spaces in a swimsuit. Even if you are installing an intricately designed custom pool with a lot of added features, winter provides plenty of time to get the project completed.

Start Your Swimming Pool Project Today

If you are considering installing a new custom pool or in-ground spa, or if you would like to remodel an existing pool or spa, winter is the perfect time to complete your project. If you would like more information, visit our service page or contact a representative with Burton Pools today.


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