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The most educational swimming pool blog in the country, providing fiberglass pool articles and videos, as well as information on inground concrete and liner pools.

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Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass vs Concrete vs Vinyl Liner  |  Vinyl Liner Pool Information

Vinyl Liner Pools vs. Fiberglass Pools: An Honest Comparison

Considering a fiberglass or vinyl liner pool? We’re here to help. Even though we specialize in fiberglass pools, our goal is for you to walk away satisfied, and part of how we achieve that is by providing information on all types of pools, not just the ones we sell.

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Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Installation & Construction  |  Pool Manufacturing Process

The Basics of Manufacturing and Installing a Fiberglass Pool

A lot goes into the manufacturing and installation process for a fiberglass pool. It’s especially hard to make sense of all those steps when the explanation includes a lot of pool and science jargon, regardless of whether you’d like a refresher on the basics of a fiberglass pool or already know the components.

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Comparing Fiberglass, Concrete, and Vinyl Liner Pools in the Modern Age Ebook.

Comparing Fiberglass, Concrete, and Vinyl Liner Pools in the Modern Age

Don't blindly wonder if a fiberglass, concrete, or vinyl liner pool is right for you. Our educational ebook does a deep-dive comparison of the 3 types, all while noting the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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Cost and Pricing  |  Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Installation & Construction  |  Swimming Pool FAQs

Fiberglass Pool Basics: Pros, Cons, and How They’re Made

What is a fiberglass pool, in the most basic sense?

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Fiberglass Pool Information

How Durable Are Fiberglass Pools And How Long Do They Last?

  After years of working with hundreds of inground fiberglass pool customers we have found that there are several key factors that our clients research when preparing for their project such as cost and pricing, the amount of pool maintenance required, and how long they can expect their fiberglass pool to last. Today, we are going to discuss the latter, and share with you what we know about the durability of inground fiberglass swimming pools.  So Let's get started!

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Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass Pool Manufacturers  |  Pool Videos

Trilogy Casini vs Greco Rectangular Fiberglass Pool Comparison

The fact that you’ve found this article means you are probably well into the process of finding the right pool for your family. 

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Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Pool Design Guides

What is the Best Rectangular Fiberglass Pool Design?

If you are in the market for a rectangular fiberglass pool, you’re probably wondering which design will best meet the needs of your family. 

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Cost and Pricing  |  Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass Pool Manufacturers  |  Fiberglass vs Concrete vs Vinyl Liner  |  Installation & Construction

The Cost of Going with a Vinyl Liner Pool vs Fiberglass Pools

We have written a blog on this subject a few years ago, and after visiting the Pool and Spa show in Atlantic City I felt that the topic needed to be revisited. I had heard that some fiberglass pool manufacturers who also have vested interest in vinyl liner pools manufacturing are requesting that their fiberglass pool dealers install vinyl liner pools also. I have no problem with that as long as the sales person keeps the customer's best interest in mind when working with them. I have installed vinyl liner pools myself and under the right conditions, I would do it now.

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Cost and Pricing  |  Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass Pool Manufacturers  |  Patio and Coping

Fiberglass Pools Installation Trends Of 2014

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Cost and Pricing  |  Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass Pool Manufacturers  |  Installation & Construction

4 ThingsThat Will Dictate The Price Of Your Fiberglass Pool In 2014

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Fiberglass Pool Information  |  Fiberglass Pool Manufacturers  |  Options and Accessories

The Cost of Owning A Swimming Pool with A Diving Board In 2014

When we started River Pools and Spas 14 years ago we were like any other pool company and if you asked for it we sold it to you. But we have learned that the customer can be their own worst enemy. What I mean by that is buying a pool is usually a new experience for the home owner and with the right guidance they can end up with a pool that will best suit their family.

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