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Fiberglass Pool Frequently Asked Questions
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WILL THE FIBERGLASS SWIMMING POOL LIFT OUT OF THE GROUND?
The swimming pools come with a lifetime structural warranty. The gelcoat finish warranty is 15 years. Please refer to warranty structure for full reference. Our pools have been in the market place for over 30 years and show no signs of deterioration so we can safely say a lifetime.
WHAT STYLES OF FIBERGLASS POOLS ARE AVAILABLE?
LBI Pools and Spas offers the full line of Dolphin fiberglass pools. Dolphin Industries offers over 30 pool models and a range of spas and tanning ledges to complement our pools, with 5 custom colors.
IS THE POOL SURFACE ABRASIVE?
Our fiberglass swimming pools are smooth and safe. Unlike other materials, fibreglass is not abrasive there are no sharp or dangerous edges.
IS FIBERGLASS COMPATIBLE WITH SALTWATER?
Yes fiberglass is totally compatible with saltwater.
DO FIBERGLASS POOLS STAIN?
The gel coat finish enables the pools to be a stain resistant smooth surface which cleans easily and requires less chemicals, saving you money.
WILL THE FIBERGLASS SWIMMING POOL DISCOLOR?
The fiberglass swimming pool will with stand the test of time, the fiberglass pools are UV resistant and require less maintenance than a concrete pool. The pool should be maintained as per the warranty specifications set by LBI Pools and Spas.
WILL THE FIBERGLASS POOL CRACK?
The fiberglass pools are constructed as one piece, 100% fiberglass swimming pool shell, and will flex without cracking to accommodate earth movement.
CAN I EMPTY THE FIBERGLASS SWIMMING POOL?
The fiberglass swimming pool should never be emptied. If there is a requirement for the fiberglass pool to be emptied, for warranty reasons you should first consult LBI Pools and Spas to advise on the situation.
The short answer is no. The long answer all swimming pools have to potential to pop or float if the water in the ground surrounding the pool is higher than the water level inside of the pool. So, yes, it is possible for it to happen, but to the same extent that all other pool types would have also lifted out of the ground. This myth has been thoroughly debunked, and only requires a page or two of web search results to quiet any naysayers.
HOW LONG WILL THE FIBERGLASS SWIMMING POOL LAST?
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DO YOU OFFER FINANCING?
Yes, We have researched a number of financing options available and now offer pool and hot tub financing through Lightstream. Light stream is a division of Sun Trust Bank. Even though Lightstream offers very competitive rates, we do recommend that you compare rates with any other financing source you might have available to you.
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