How long does it take to build a pool?

That depends on several variables, including the size of the pool, the landscape and the time of year. Most of our jobs take six to 10 weeks to complete. The permitting process can extend the project time (start of construction) depending on the city or county you live in..

Will a pool fit in my backyard?

The pool size can be customized to fit most if not all backyard spaces. The beauty of in ground gunite swimming pools and spas are that they can be any shape or size.

What about permits? What do they cost and how long do they take to get?

We can take care of the permit process for you. The permit process can take 1-6 weeks, depending on where you live. The cost is also dependent on where you live and what is being done. 

Do shallow pools costs less than deeper ones? What about shape?

Short answer, yes. Shallow pools require less steel, less concrete, etc

What is the best time of year to build a new pool?

We are fortunate in the Bay Area to be able to do swimming pool construction year round.

Should I build my pool before or after I complete building my new home?

Building the pool in conjunction with the home typically works well. There are no drawbacks to building at the same time.

Do you offer financing on your pools?

Yes, please visit our financing linking with the estimate and click on the Financing Link.

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Can you use solar power to heat my pool?
Absolutely. In our opinion, all swimming pools should use solar heating.
Do you build diving boards or slides?
Absolutely. We also install diving rocks and rock slides if this is a component of your design scheme. Royal Pools will make sure that the pool depth, length and width is to code to safely incorporate a diving board or slide.
Will I need a fence around my pool?

You may install a baby barrier fence that is easily removed. Another option is an automatic pool cover that opens and closes with the turn of a key.

Do you build saltwater pools?

Yes we do but we feel we have a much better and healthier method of water sanitization. We utilize a simple four-component system including Ozone and Ultra Violet technology, Pool Rx (Ionization) and an inline chlorinator to dispense a tiny amount of chlorine to purify the swimming pool water.

What is gunite?

Gunite is a type of concrete used in many applications, including swimming pools, tunnels, bridges, etc.

What is coping?

The top edge or perimeter of the pool, approximately 12 in wide and typically a masonry product such as brick, rock, and pre-cast stone.

Can you repair pools, replaster, add steps, etc?

We take care of all types of remodeling and repairs and we can get you in touch with an estimator from our remodel division.

Do you provide weekly service?

Yes we provided service to both commercial and residential customers.

Do you build commercial and residential pools and spas?

We are able to do both along with remodeling as well.