Buying Villas with Pools
There are many things to consider when buying a property with a private swimming pool, but if you live in a warm climate then a pool can significantly increase the value and desirability of your property, just the looks alone of a well-designed pool can transform the look and appeal of your investment. For many property hunters looking to buy villas in Spain a private pool is usually one of the main priorities in their search.
1. A pool will require regular maintenance and cleaning
Beautiful as they are, unfortunately pools do need regular maintenance and cleaning, especially in the summer months when the water temperature and usage increases, if left uncared for, a pool will turn green in 24 hours and result in 2 or 3 days of cleaning and adding chemicals to balance the water to return to a safe level for bathing. It can be a time consuming job to keep your pool clean especially if your garden has abundant trees and shrubs, and also there is the expense of chemicals to keep the water in good order. If you are going to reside permanently in your villa, then it is possible to maintain your pool without too much fuss, and there are tutorials on you tube that will give all the information you need However if you are planning to use you property as a holiday home it is essential that you employ the services of a pool maintenance company who can clean you pool on a regular basis. This is usually once a week in the winter and twice a week in the summer months when the pool is having most use, and the water temperature is high. Prices per month for a pool cleaner here in Javea is a round 70 or 80 euros per month depending on the size of pool.
2. How will a pool improve my quality of life
Most people have always dreamt of owning their own swimming pool, and if you are lucky enough to buy a villa with a pool in a warm climate, then the advantages or clear. Think of being able to swim and bath whenever you wish, also swimming is a proven to be one of the best activities to improve your health and well-being, not only physically but mentally, and of course one of the most important plus factors, is the fun that you can have with family and friends on long hot sunny days and summer evenings.