A prefab fiberglass inground pools come pre-formed to go into the ground. These kinds of pools, however, are low-cost when it comes to maintenance. Some poll installers offer maintenance plans for as little as $15.00 per month. This plans usually covers maintaining the gel coat above the water line. Less chemically reactive and more algae-resistant of the liner than concrete or gunite is one thing about fiberglass pools. You might spend less if you do it yourself but not always.
Prefab fiberglass pools are faster to install than traditional built-ins and are swim ready within a day or two. A fiberglass pool is an affordable option if you want a built-in without the complex set-up. You do not need to worry about the price of labor maintenance as strangely small.
Cost of Prefab Fiberglass Inground Pools
Location, shape, size and quality of the finish and surroundings will affect the cost of an in-ground fiberglass swimming pool. Usually, In-ground fiberglass pools are transported from their factory to the installation site and inserted into the excavated hole on top of concrete or sand base.
The standard 12′ x 24′ rectangular (288 sq.ft. of water surface area) fiberglass pool will cost around $78 per square foot. Standard extras raise that price to about $109 per square foot. A case in point is a rectangular pool that is 24′ long x 12′ wide with variable depth from 6′ maximum to 5′ minimum to 3′. The swimming pool has an inner surface area of 618 square feet and water surface area of 288 square feet.
The fiberglass pool installation will cover pool material, equipment, transport, excavation and removal, all labor, and finishing. Also included is all pool kit to be installed comprising valves, piping, pump 3 and control, ladder, filter, and one lamp. Also included are the extras of a border footway with small equipment pad, an electrically operated vinyl pool cover, and an outline privacy and security fence with two self-closing lockable gates.
Prefab Fiberglass Pools shapes are limited to those available from the nearest factory. A kidney shaped pool of similar trace to the example will cost tiny more. The perimeter privacy fence extra could be replaced with a lower cost alternative costing about $3.33 per pool square foot less.