Swimming Pool Advantages

 

Comparison with Other Investments

Below we are providing a chart for you to compare for yourself why investing in a swimming pool makes perfect sense.

Swimming Pool Sports Car Luxury Boat Camper
Motor Home
Cabin Time Share
Purchase Price $8,000 and up $35,000 and up $30,000 and up $25,000 and up $75,000 and up $15,000 and up
Usage Use every day and/or night, from Spring thru Fall or year-round in some locations. Anytime Weekend use and vacations. Weekend use and vacations. Weekend use and vacations. Yearly use if surrounding activities can support it. Limited time and length of usage.
Entertaining Great gathering place for a nearly unlimited amount of friends and family. Home already stocked with food and drinks. Only seats two Limited amount of people. Shop to stock food and drinks. Limited amount of people. Shop to stock food and drinks. Shop to stock food and drinks. Shop to stock food and drinks.
Storage Costs None if indoors, Winterize if outdoors. Winter Storage Winter Storage Winter Storage Winter maintenance None
Maintenance Issues Low maintenance Regular Maintenance and unexpected repairs. Regular maintenance and unexpected repairs. Regular maintenance and unexpected repairs. Heavy maintenance inside and outside. None
Maintenance Time Minimal Minimal to extensive Minimal to extensive Time spent preparing to go and cleaning after returning home. Minimal to extensive None
Maintenance Costs Minimal Expensive Expensive Expensive Expensive Yearly dues of $400 to $1,000
Additional Insurances None Yes Yes Yes Yes None
Theft Problems None Exposed to theft and
break-ins.
Exposed to theft and
break-ins.
Exposed to theft and
break-ins.
Exposed to break-ins. None
Travel Issues None Premium gas only.
High gas prices.
Early return home due to bad weather. High Docking fees. High gas prices. Early return home due to bad weather. Campsite fees. Low mileage per gallon.
High gas prices.
Stuck inside during bad weather. Rental car fees. Airport hassles, high ticket prices.
High gas prices.
Traffic Issues None Heavy traffic on weekends. Road construction delays. Heavy traffic on weekends. Road construction delays. Heavy traffic on weekends. Road construction delays. Heavy traffic on weekends. Road construction delays. Heavy traffic on weekends. Road construction delays.
Public Exposure Your own backyard oasis. Exposed to the public. Crowded roads. Exposed to the public. Crowded roads. Exposed to the public. Crowded roads. Varies by location. May have high tourist population.
Other Items of
Interest
A ceramic composite pool or above ground pool can be relocated to your new home. Qualifies for a home improvement loan. Great if you are a
bachelor/bachelorette.
Fiberglass never deteriorates, but other components do. A way to see the entire country. Quiet escape from home. Planned getaway.

 

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