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Matt Gohlke: Weigh your options before buying a home with a pool

Matt Gohlke: Weigh your options before buying a home with a pool

With the hot real estate market that we continue to experience in North Texas, many of us in the swimming pool industry are being faced with the question — "Is purchasing a house with an existing swimming pool a good idea?" The answer is yes. No. Maybe.

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Matt Gohlke: Pros and cons of pool ownership

Matt Gohlke: Pros and cons of pool ownership

While many people in the area already have pools, others are trying to decide whether they should have a pool installed or not. Pool enthusiasts will tell you that life is too brief and too fragile to spend without a swimming pool. For these pool owners, it is hard for them to consider not having a swimming pool. On the other hand, there are pool owners that would probably be better off without a swimming pool. Not taking the time to enjoy or maintain the pool are the primary reasons that some are simply better off without a swimming pool.