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Hassan Raazee, Home Buyer in San Diego, CA

how much does it cost to put a pool in a house ?

Asked by Hassan Raazee, San Diego, CA Wed Apr 24, 2013

a normal average sized pool . nothing too fancy or too small !

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Denise Stewart’s answer
Putting a pool in a home is like buying a car. Lots of makes and models... and features.. Call at least 2 companies, and compare apples-2-apples.... Always ask for 2 references, and check with the references. Make sure everything is included, including permits, clean-up, and initial start-up supplies...
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Nov 6, 2013
In Broward County, FL, I saw ads for 8k pools...
Like ANYTHING in life, you can what you pay for it....

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0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Apr 26, 2013

In east Fort Lauderdale, Florida below ground pools start at around $15,000. Depending on the company you choose, that price might be inclusive of labor, 400 square feet of decking, supplies, etc.

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0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Apr 25, 2013
You did not mentioned the are you live in. For Central Florida it is from 18K to 30K for a 12x24 with 3ft of decking around it. Then add all the upgrades.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 24, 2013

The best thing to do would be contact a reputable pool contractor to go through all the options and specifications you would be looking for once you have the property where the installation will be. Coming from experience getting estimates for my own house in Imperial Point in Fort Lauderdale an average size pool with basic equipment could run you in the range of $20,000 - $30,000.


Ryan Hanrahan, PA
Christopher White Group
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 24, 2013
I've seen pools under $10,000 & over $100,000...normal & average depend on what's normal & average to you.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 24, 2013
You would need to consult with a contractor, decide if you wanted above ground or in ground, and make sure you have permits.
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