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    NJ Pool Builder recommendations

    Thanks..I see your pool was DIY..does that mean you were your own GC or did you do the. actual work of building the pool? Would you do it again? I see (vinyl) pool kits that cost well under $20k which PBs are quoting close to $50k to build
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    NJ Pool Builder recommendations

    I'm in the Central NJ (around Princeton) and I'm looking for recommendations on Pool builders..we are looking to do a 20x40 pool with no spa..and tbh the 2 quotes we have received thus far have left me scratching my head a little bit. For one..they dont have the level of detail I see on other...
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    Brand New Here...trying to decide on pool type

    looks like I posted int he wrong section :(
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    Brand New Here...trying to decide on pool type

    Thanks for the quick reply...I know at last 2 of my neighbors have vinyl liner pools. I know about the cost differences, but what extra benefit am I actually getting if I get a gunite pool? I know why first class on a plane costs more than economy for example, but the only advantage I keep...
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    Brand New Here...trying to decide on pool type

    I feel like all my research keeps taking me in circles, so I'll ask here.. 1. What makes gunite a "high end" pool as opposed to fiberglass or vinyl liner? What do I really get extra ? I am looking to get a pool thats about a 20x40 rectangle , so the shape flexibility means nothing to me 2. In...