Category Archives: Fiberglass

Information about fiberglass pools

2014 Pool Installations

Last summer was way too hot and now is the time to start planning your project. But to where to begin? What does your dream pool look like? The internet is a great source for research! Use it! Outdoor living magazines are helpful as well. Create a folder/file for all the items you want in your backyard. Establish a budget. Continue Reading...

Fiberglass projects get more elaborate as pools get smaller

Changing Direction: Fiberglass projects get more elaborate as pools get smaller Traditionally, when talking about fiberglass pools, we’ve all heard words like “plain” and “tub.” But this is far from the case. There are trends in the market designed for some of today’s smaller lot sizes that serve the secondary function of adding beauty and utility to many fiberglass projects. Continue Reading...

Fiberglass Swimming Pools Rising in Popularity

HISTORY OF FIBERGLASS SWIMMING POOLS In the past, concrete and vinyl liner pools have been the staple of the swimming pool industry throughout the world. Recently though, there has been a major shift with the rising popularity of fiberglass swimming pool installations. Just to give an example of this growth, in 1994, 61,540 fiberglass pools were installed in the United Continue Reading...

Negative Edge Pools

As many of our clients in RI are located near a body of water, many are choosing a negative edge or infinity style in ground pool. The sheer beauty and timeless of the design are making this style a very popular choice. The illusion of the water flowing right off the edge of the pool into an abyss makes this Continue Reading...

Fiberglass vs Vinyl Pools? What type of pool is right for my family?

What pool is right for my family? Vinyl or Fiberglass? When you begin your research for an in ground swimming pool, you will discover there are three pool types: Gunite, Fiberglass and Vinyl.  Frequently we receive calls from clients asking us about the differences so here is some information comparing/contrasting fiberglass and vinyl. To most people in New England, what Continue Reading...

Small Fiberglass Pools

“I am looking for a small fiberglass pool. What are my options? Roman Small Fiberglass Pools Leisure Fiberglass Pools offers several small models that will work in most any backyard. One model, the Courtyard Roman or Roman 19 is the perfect swimming pool if you are looking for a place to just cool off and relax. The deeper end semicircle can Continue Reading...

Fiberglass vs Gunite

Fiberglass vs Gunite – Which is better for your family? So the debate rages on. Which is better? Are concrete pools the best choice? Or has fiberglass taken over as the preferred pool of the 21st century? I’m sure you’ve heard arguments for both. And what you’ve likely heard has been quite biased. So let me clarify a few points Continue Reading...

Fiberglass Pool Prices

FIBERGLASS POOL PRICES You see ads on TV from a local car dealership for a great vehicle starting at $25k. That’s for the basic package, but once you add in comfort options like heated seats, GPS, leather interior, the price jumps to $45k. That same applies to fiberglass pools. The fact is there is not much difference in prices between the major (Leisure, Continue Reading...