So you are thinking about having a pool installed in your backyard. If you have just begun your research you will have seen that there are many options available to you when it comes to how your pool can be constructed and how your pools surface can be finished. There are a wide variety of surfaces but for the most part, you will find that the majority of backyard pools that are in the ground are plaster based. There are many benefits of a plaster surfaced pool that go beyond the aesthetic appeal that plaster provides. There is the longevity, the ease to repair, the ease to clean and price that also helps plaster pool surfaces rise above other.
Gunite pools with a plaster finish have been around for a long time. It is the most popular style of permanent in-ground pool types in the pool industry. The plaster surface allows these pools to be installed in a variety of environments, weather conditions and temperatures. For this reason alone many choose to have concrete pools with plaster surfaces installed.
A pool made of concrete, rebar and plaster is strong it takes an act of nature such as a major earthquake to disrupt the structure of the pool. Once installed it will become a permanent feature of your yard. Most gunite pools will last for generations and the plaster surface can stand up for nearly a decade before needing to be removed and replaced with new plaster.
Plaster is usually easy to repair, a small crack that can happen over time can easily be filled in or patched. Many times small repairs can be done without needing to drain your pool this saves you time and money. Stains to the plaster can be treated with adding the appropriate chemicals to your pool water.
Gunite pools with a plaster surface are not the cheapest option available, but with their strength, durability and aesthetic appeal they quickly pay off. Besides the usual maintenance that every pool requires once you have your pool installed you can rest easy knowing your investment is not going anywhere.
These are just a few of the reasons many people choose gunite pools with a plaster surface. If you take the time to look into this topic more you will find more benefits that can fit your region more specifically. If you already have your inground pool installed and see the need to have the plaster resurfaced, look no further than San Diego Pool Plaster. With years in the business, San Diego Pool Plaster can do the job right the first time. For a professional estimate contact us.