All of us Aussies love to swim! As Summer approaches and your desire to have your own pool becomes a real want, here are our top three things you should know.
Sadly, pools aren’t cheap. Your final choice may be restricted by what you can afford. Here’s a rough guide to get you thinking and working on your budget.
Up to $8,000 – Consider an above ground pool
Up to $25,000 – Consider a fibreglass or vinyl below ground pool
Over $50,000 – Consider a concrete below ground pool
Unfortunately that’s not the end of your expenses! Don’t forget to find out about other set up and ongoing costs such as:
As you can see there are a lot of costs involved with pools so make sure you really understand them by asking family/friends who already own one and also your pool contractor/builder. Your ongoing budget will always need a pool costs column
Like all things, there are good ones and there are bad ones. Make sure you:
It’s the way of the world now. We all need to be aware of what water and power we use and also our impact on the environment. Here are some ways you can be efficient and save:
Yes, there’s lots to consider! It can be quite scary if you jump in blindfolded but by taking your time and doing your homework, a pool is FANTASTIC! Our top 3 reasons to have a pool are probably yours too! Take a look:
If you have decided on getting a pool, remember Fair Go Finance is always here to help! Whether you need a small personal loan to help out with expenses or a larger loan, we would love the chance to help you towards your dream, (just don’t forget to put us on the invite list when you have your first Pool Party!) HAPPY SWIMMING!