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Veroniquemce…, Home Buyer in South Miami, FL

Can we build a private pool in the back yard ?

Asked by Veroniquemcelvein, South Miami, FL Thu Feb 13, 2014

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The local building department would be the place to start ! Good luck !
1 vote Thank Flag Link Thu Feb 13, 2014
Check with your local municipality for possible necessary permits...
1 vote Thank Flag Link Thu Feb 13, 2014
You would have to check with the city . Most areas would not have an issue building a pool . As long as everything is up to code with the city you live in . I would speak to a Contractor who specializes in Building Swimming Pools. If you have any other questions . Please feel free to reach out to me .

Samantha Tenzer Friedman
Tenzer Realty
Cell 786 314 6100
Email SamanthaTenzer@yahoo.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sat Feb 15, 2014
I agree with the other answers that it is good to start with your local city or county to see what permits are necessary. One important factor to consider is the expense of fencing the pool area. Most places will require that the pool area be secured. Another factor to include in your calculation is your home owners insurance. It is a good idea to make sure that the pool is included in case something terrible should happen.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Feb 13, 2014
A licensed contractor can do all the leg work for you and provide you with a quote as well.
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