Pool Contractor in Phoenix:Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Building a Pool Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Envi...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix• Before you hire a pool contractor in Phoenix, you need to give serious thought to several iss...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Do your homework.•It’s important to educate yourself on...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Understand how you need to shop for a pool contractor in Phoenix.•Building a pool is not like...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Limit estimates to a just a few.•Getting a dozen or more estimate...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Don’t shop on price alone.•Sometimes a new pool contractor in...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Focus on both aesthetics and mechanical function.•Unless you’re an engineer, it’s not...
Pool Contractor in Phoenix Building a pool can be a fun experience. You’ll be able toexercise, enjoy the outdoors and have...
Phoenix Landscape Designers About the Author:Jim Lucas is Vice President of Design at Cr...
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pool contractor in phoenix - common pitfalls to avoid when building a pool

Before you hire a pool contractor in Phoenix, you need to give serious thought to several issues. Most everyone has heard a story about a pool construction project gone awry. With your time, money and peace-of-mind at stake, you need to make the best decisions. To make sure you don’t become one of those horror stories, follow a few simple guidelines.For more information about Pool Contractor in Phoenix, visit http://www.CreativeEnvironments.com/.
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  • 1. Pool Contractor in Phoenix:Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Building a Pool Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 2. Pool Contractor in Phoenix• Before you hire a pool contractor in Phoenix, you need to give serious thought to several issues.• Most everyone has heard a story about a pool construction project gone awry.• With your time, money and peace-of-mind at stake, you need to make the best decisions.• To make sure you don’t become one of those horror stories, follow a few simple guidelines.Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 3. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Do your homework.•It’s important to educate yourself on the many facets of pool construction.•You don’t need to get deep in the weeds. But you do need to have a goodunderstanding of what goes into a pool project so you can evaluate contractorsappropriately.•You need to do your homework before you begin the selection process for a poolcontractor in Phoenix.•Don’t rely on your pool contractor in Phoenix to fully educate you.•Although a good contractor will be a valuable source of information, it’s up to youto understand the important issues of building a pool.•A wealth of information exists online to help. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 4. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Understand how you need to shop for a pool contractor in Phoenix.•Building a pool is not like buying a car.•You just can’t easily compare different models.•Since new pools require custom construction, they’re much more complex.•One pool contractor in Phoenix may have different standards and experiencelevels than another.•You don’t want to be a contractor’s first customer.•A solid track record with exceptional customer references is a basic requirementfor your project. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 5. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Limit estimates to a just a few.•Getting a dozen or more estimates won’t help your project.•To help your decision-making process, do your homework as mentioned above and get just afew estimates from reputable builders – like three or four.•With the knowledge you’ve gained, you can hone in on a well qualified pool contractor inPhoenix without calling every company in the phone book. Thoroughly evaluate your pool contractor in Phoenix.•You should have learned how to evaluate pool contractors during your research.•Make sure you check out experience levels, performance on past projects, companybackground, personnel qualifications, financial stability and other important criteria.•It’s also a good idea to visit potential contractors at their place of business. Although they willneed to come to your home and inspect your site, you should also make a point of making a tripto their place of business.•You can learn a lot about a company by seeing how it operates. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 6. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Don’t shop on price alone.•Sometimes a new pool contractor in Phoenix might offer a lower price to gain customers.•Although a contractor new to the area may do great work, it’s a higher risk proposition.•You’re probably better off selecting the experienced pool contractor in Phoenix, even if youhave to pay more. Working with the right contractor can save you money in the long run. Don’t assume prices will be cheaper in the off season.•Winter is a time when many homeowners think they’ll get a better deal on building a pool.But, this may not be the case.•Pool contractors have many costs they can’t control. For example, concrete, steel, gas,operating expenses and other things may cost more regardless of the time of year. Read your contract…thoroughly.•It’s up to you to know everything outlined in your contract. Don’t assume anything. Read thedetails so you know what to expect. To adequately protect yourself, everything must be inwriting and you understand the ramification of all the terms. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 7. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Focus on both aesthetics and mechanical function.•Unless you’re an engineer, it’s not much fun to read about mechanics. But you have tounderstand how your pool will work and the best equipment for your project.•You’ll need to familiarize yourself with pumps, pipes, filters, chemicals, cleaning systems andmore. Don’t forget about safety.•Pools are huge responsibilities, especially if you have children in your home or visiting.•Tragedies can and do happen. So do everything possible to eliminate any risks.•At the forefront of your project should be plans for barriers, alarms, fences, gates and more.•Do everything within your power to ensure the safety of everyone using your pool. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 8. Pool Contractor in Phoenix Building a pool can be a fun experience. You’ll be able toexercise, enjoy the outdoors and have fun with friends and family. Take the necessary time to educate yourself on pool construction.By doing so, you’ll avoid common pitfalls that can turn an exciting project into a nightmare.Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/
  • 9. Phoenix Landscape Designers About the Author:Jim Lucas is Vice President of Design at Creative Environments, the largest and most respected landscape and pool design company in Arizona since 1950. For more information about Pool Contractor in Phoenix, visit our website at http://www.creativeenvironments.com. Call (480) 458-4100 today! © 2012 Creative Environments. All rights reserved. http://www.creativeenvironments.com/

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