Swimming pool consultants offer many services for home and business owners, regarding design, building, and construction plans. These services may include onsite consultations, free estimates and quotes, inspections, and yard surveying. Additional services include such creation of conceptual schemes, analysis, and landscape consultancy.
Some consultants dabble in the construction end a bit more, providing advisement on excavation, positioning, concrete laying, tile laying, and electrical connections. Others prefer to stay within the designing and planning realm for inground and above ground outdoor or indoor pools. In general, they may cover proper procedure services, such as mandatory enclosures for in ground pools, safety features, water liner choices, and materials, like fiberglass.
Many swimming pool consultants offer custom design plans for outdoor pools, drawing on their experience in construction, architecture, or some other related field of expertise. Rates vary by plan, professional, and type of pool installed. They must have the proper certification, training and licensing, making sure each structure follows regulations and code. Some have backgrounds as inspectors, so they can provide inside knowledge of what is required in swimming pool construction.
Swimming pool consultants are often architects and designers who have expertise in designing plans for pools and related structures, utilizing different styles, ideas, and prices. Some specialize in swimming pool construction defects, solar pool heating, irrigation, and commercial pool design. Others specialize in swimming pool regulations, maintenance, training, troubleshooting, and liability and risk management.
Good skills to have include attention to detail, good communication skills, and knowledge of the swimming pool industry. Pool builders and spa builders are related professions.