The budget often dictates the pool size that home owners consider. We suggest that the purpose should be the main driver that determines size, shape, depth and even the position of a new swimming pool.
For an extra few thousand rand you can add a spa to your pool. Is a spa a "must have" or will it become a white elephant over time?
Once you've installed the swimming pool, equipment maintenance and keeping the water clean follows. Should you add waterfalls and other amenities to the investment or stick to the basics?
A swimming pool that's light up at night looks beautiful, but many older pools do not have any lighting. Can lighting be added? Potential hassle? Is lighting worth the cost?