We received our first quote today .
We met with builder two weeks ago for two hours at our house, advised we wanted a 110 ln ft with tanning shelf 18 inch raised bond beam (back side of pool) , salt chlorinator , pave-stone patio( no concrete ) variable speed pump,DE filter and travertine coping .Well this is what we received. kind of shocked when we looked at it .
BLAST AWAY, builders ,experienced pool owners ,all comments are welcome . we plan to share this experience with the forum and originally planed to act as Owner builder but cannot for the life of me get subs to return calls or emails. so off we go to obtain quotes.
Location will be North east GA
**** Pools is pleased to provide a proposal for the design and construction of a custom built
swimming pool and related items.
POOL: Freeform shape pool, 91 lf, 462 sf surface area. To be constructed of shotcrete with 3/
8" steel rebar tied a minimum of 12" on center throughout floor and walls and 1/2" rebar along
bond beam. Depth 3- 5 ft
POOL COPING and RAISED BOND BEAM: Thick flagstone coping and cap with weathered dry
stacked fieldstone facing along 15” high raised pool bond beam to include a 24 in. wide sheer
fall water feature.
TILE: Owner select from builders samples, 6x6 along waterline in pool.
INTERIOR FINISH: PebbleTec (upgrade color range)
POOL STEPS & BENCHES: Per design plan with tanning ledge as shown
DECKING: Lower patio 550 sq. ft. of broom finished concrete and upper patio 190 sq. ft. of
broom finished concrete. Two steps formed with stone to match pool as shown in drawing.
* (1) Jandy JS series sand filter filter.
* (1) Jandy 1 HP Stealth Pump
* (1) 500 watt underwater light. (Pool)
* Dual time-clock with freeze protection
* (1) Polaris 280 pool cleaner with booster pump
* Zodiac Chlorine feeder with mineral pac
* (1) Swimquip U3 skimmer with equalizer.
* (2) Return Lines
* (2) Main Drains (pool) VGB approved
* All Jandy never lube multiport and check valves
* (1) pressure gauge.
* (1) water overflow fitting.
* All PVC sch. 40 pipe, valves, and fittings.
* 40 ft. vacuum hose.
* telescopic pole.
* leaf net.
* wall brush.
* vacuum head.
* test kit.
* start-up chemicals and on site tutorial
ELECTRICAL: builder will provide wiring for all pool equipment and pool light(s) from
electrical panel in residence for a distance of 100 feet to the electrical service panel at
pool equipment. Any distance over 100 feet of electrical service necessary to reach pool
equipment will be owners expense of $4.00 per lin. ft. Cost for upgrade/expansion
of existing electrical service panel if needed will be owner’s responsibility.
PERMITS: builder will acquire county building and health department permits unless
otherwise noted. In the event an administrative variance is required by the governing county,
owner will be responsible for all filing fees plus additional acquisition fees by **** Pools.
Total Investment for swimming pool including permit fees and taxes $44,200.00
Salt chlorine generator to replace feeder with mineral pac add…………..$1550.00
Tumbled Paver patio is $10.50 sq. ft. vs. broom finished concrete @ $4.75 sq. ft.