If you are seriously considering an inground swimming pool, you’ve probably discovered that there are a lot of decisions to make!
At the top of this list stands one preeminent question:
How do I select a reputable swimming pool builder?
This question is so important because the expertise and integrity of your pool builder will play a huge role in determining the final outcome of your project. To assist you in this process, we at River Pools Powered by Thursday Pools Manufacturing have put together a checklist to help you vett potential pool builders. This checklist is based on our experience of not only working with over 1,000 inground pool customers throughout Virginia and Maryland, but also from helping hundreds of folks who found us through the internet find reputable swimming pool builders in their area (see more about this below). So, regardless of where you live or whether you are looking for a concrete, vinyl liner, or fiberglass pool, this checklist will help you identify various criteria to look for when selecting your swimming pool builder. Okay, let’s jump right in!
The Ultimate Swimming Pool Builder Vetting Checklist
Contractor Name: ___________________________________________________________
1. Business Information and Experience
__ The company is licensed and insured
note: ask if the name on the license is the same as the company name. If not, find out why.
__ Find out how many years the company has been in business
Years in business: __________
note: 43% of contractors fail within the first three years after start-up