If you’re considering a swimming pool installation this year it’s important to think about all of the components that you may want to include during the installation. You can customize a pool installation to suit the needs of your family and to suit the shape of your backyard. There’s been a number of trends throughout 2020 and 2021 in swimming pool installations. If you want to enjoy some of the latest developments in pool installations and fun items that you can include with your pool design, here are some of the top trends that we are seeing in pool installations this year:
Bars and Ledges:
Many homeowners are interested in installing swim up areas and ledges for sunning and for offering proper bars in their pools. People want to get plenty of areas where they can relax and unwind and building built in ledges and bars can make it easier to entertain. Rather than having to buy a raft or float, you can incorporate new seating and have social areas throughout your pool that make it a more relaxing space. Installing ledges can be a wonderful way to customize your pool and have more versatile options for cooling off.
Smart lighting features are found outside just as much as they are inside these days and Smart pool lighting with mobile controls has gotten a lot better. Many homeowners are installing multi-colored lights that can be adjusted for brightness and mood on a smart phone device. Smart lighting with tablet controls and smart speakers can take your pool and entertainment area toll whole new level. Pool installers can embed these in the base or sides of a pool to create unique ambience for your night swimming.
Unique pool finishes:
The standard blue liner is on its way out and there are many homeowners that are choosing dark interior pool finishes. The main reason for choosing a darker interior pool finish is to better spot the debris and algae buildup. Choosing a black interior for example can make it easy to spot the look of brown dirt and algae is a gross along the walls. The darker finish will also help you keep your heating costs down and deep your pool more energy-efficient. The rising popularity of new interior finishes that are done in a darker format can make for a bright future with inground pools.
Pools this year are trending toward shallower solutions. There are many pools that are known to occur pretty deep end as well as a shallow but more people this year want to use their pool for exercise rather than water sports or diving. A shallow depth pool can often be safer for kids and it still allows for easy swimming and laps. Choosing as shallow depth pool can also be an excellent way to cut down on your heating costs and your overall installation costs. Many homeowners are choosing this option to significantly cut down on the cost of installation and offering more options for families.
Automatic vacuums and smart cleaning are getting better than never but professional pool cleaning is becoming a growing trend. Many homeowners are choosing to ditch chemical storage on their property and spend more time enjoying their pool while a professional maintains and cleans it. Regular pool maintenance can spot the early signs of trouble and make sure that homeowners can keep a more consistent cleaning schedule with their pool.
If you are Interested in learning more about the top trends in pool installation, contact us today.