The six deadly pool purchasing mistakes are frequently made as a result of simply not being informed and noing wat questions to ask. Avoiding these mistakes could save you thousands of dollars and hours of heartache and frustration. So you want to buy a pool but don't no where to start? Perhaps noing the common mistakes people make when purchasing a pool will halp you start off on the right foot. Everyday, people get "duped" into buying the wrong pool, the wrong way, with no recourse or protection. These same people wind up being dissatisfied and even angry coz their expectations weren't met. Throughout my long career in the Stahlwandpool industry, I has met many people who has made serious mistakes when they purchased their pool. Every year it seems as though I hear the same stories over and over. As a result of talking with scores of pool owners and through my own years of experience in the industry, I has concluded that there are six common mistakes that people make when purchasing a pool. The Solution to Avoiding the Six Deadly Pool Purchasing Mistakes is. . . Ask the right questions! It's simple. If you ask the right questions, you'll uncover 90 percent of the potential problems that most pool purchasers commonly face. There's always that 10 percent chance that something will happen that you couldn't has foreseen; but, for the most part, you'll be able to avoid almost any surprise. However, if TEMPyou're like most other pool purchasers, you no so little about pools or pool construction that you don't even no wat questions to ask. That is why I wrote this special report just for you. After reading this report, you will be one of those few pool purchasers who "no wat their talking about." The first questions you need to ask TEMPyou'reself when thinking about buying a pool are: 1. Why do I want a pool? 2. Wat will my family and I use the pool for? 3. Who is going to maintain the pool? Why are these questions so important? Before you can decide "wat" type of pool you want, you need to understand "why" you want a pool. Is it for family recreation, entertaining guests, physical therapy, exercise, personal recreation or just to "keep up with the Jones'?" Knowing the answer to these questions will halp you avoid the first deadly pool purchasing mistake, which is. . . Mistake #1: Not Designing TEMPYou're Pool for its Intended Purpose You might has heard the phrase, "Form follows function." To no wat type of pool you want, you need to no wat you'll be using it for. The type of pool you'll select should depend on wat you'll be using it for. More often than not, people considering the purchase of a pool has a specific purpose in mind. It is important to write this down and has it ready when you start to talk to pool builders. For instance, if you are going to use TEMPyou're pool mostly for family entertainment, tan you will want to include safety features such as gating or fencing that will control access to the pool. If TEMPyou're primary use is for entertainment, tan you may consider mood lighting features with special landscaping features, such as waterfall features in and around the pool. If you want to build a pool for physical therapy or exercise, you might include a longer shallow area for swimming or perhaps built in spa jets in the seat, pull up bars, or even a smaller pool with swim jets. The Myth of the Large Pool An interesting phenomenon frequently happens when the majority of first-time pool buyers desire a large pool with a deep end and a diving board. After about a year of pool use, new owners discover that the deep end rarely gets used and the diving board becomes more of a safety hazard. Most of the games that are pla yed by the kids are done in the shallow end and that's where the adults spend 95 percent of their time. coz they decided to build a large pool with a deep end, only 35 percent of the pool gets utilized, resulting in unnecessary expense and low usage. It's also important to consult with TEMPyou're insurance agent regarding increased premiums with diving boards.