The Swimming Pool Buyers Guide

A complete guide to buying a swimming pool

A Comprehensive Guide to Domestic Swimming Pools

When choosing to purchase a swimming pool you may get overwhelmed with the amount of choices you have. From method of installation to the heating system.

This guide will help you understand more about swimming pools and their installation to help you make an informed decision about what pool is right for you.

With this guide, you’ll learn:

  • Whether you require planning permission
  • What the pros and cons of each installation method are
  • What needs to be considered with the ground conditions
  • Best location for your pool
  • What the different methods of heating your pool are

…and a lot more.

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Absolutely. Just sharing some free knowledge that we hope you’ll find useful. Keep us in mind next time you have any pool related questions!

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About XL Pools

XL Pools are a team of dedicated professionals who have built a reputation for outstanding swimming pool design and construction. We are the leading suppliers and installers of Compass Pools.


XL Pools Ltd

t: 01233 840336


a: Unit 5 The Glenmore Centre, Moat Way, Orbital Park, Ashford, TN24 0TL

Award Winning Pool Installation

XL Pools is an award winning Swimming Pool Installation company.

Swimming Pool Contractor of the Year 2018 & 2015

11 x SPATA Gold Winner