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Find the Best Pool Builders and Pool Companies in Sioux City, IA

Adding a pool to your Sioux City home makes for a refreshing getaway from Iowa’s occasionally oppressive summer heat. The Sioux City Journal has partnered with ConsumerAffairs to create this guide by comparing the consumer reviews and local availability of seven businesses and choosing four favorites from the top pool builders in Sioux City.

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How to find a good pool company in Sioux City

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A new pool is a significant purchase, so it's important to take the time to find the right company to build or install it. Sioux City residents should look for pool contractors who specialize in the type of pool they're interested in, whether that’s an above ground, inground or semi-inground design.

Custom design services are available from some pool builders, and many companies also renovate existing pools. Some pool installations require work from licensed contractors, so look up their license before work begins.

Sioux City pool costs

Sioux City residents spend anywhere from $750 to $100,000 for new pools. Where your costs fall in this range depends on a few factors, including:

  • The type of pool
  • Its materials
  • The installation process
  • Any extra features or premium upgrades

Inground pools generally start at $25,000, while above ground pools are much more affordable, averaging around $750 to $5,000. You can also install many above ground pools yourself to save money.

After your new pool is complete, expect to spend between $1,000 and $5,000 per year for ongoing maintenance, repairs, supplies and utilities. Doing your own maintenance and learning to make minor repairs yourself significantly reduces these costs.

Many homeowners also purchase additional accessories for their pool, like outdoor storage, outdoor furniture and decking. These extra costs usually amount to around $5,000.

Sioux City pool regulations and requirements

In Sioux City, there are some requirements for how you install your above ground or inground pool. Your pool installer must take out a permit for the installation, and pools must be enclosed by a fence to help prevent accidental drownings. Also, be sure to confirm that your contractor is licensed in the state of Iowa, if necessary.

Sioux City pool builder companies FAQ

How much does an inground pool cost?

Inground pool prices in Sioux City generally start around $25,000. These costs increase with luxury materials or additional features like waterfalls or swim-up bars.

How much is an above ground pool?

Above ground pools cost as little as $750 and may be self-installed. With full installation or premium materials, you may spend up to $5,000 on a new above ground pool, though.

What are infinity pools?

Infinity pools are designed with overflowing edges, giving the appearance of a boundless expanse. Many custom pool builders in Sioux City can design this type of luxury pool.

Do I need a permit to build a deck around my pool?

If a deck is higher than 30 inches above the ground, you need a permit and zoning approval to build it. See the Sioux City residential deck construction procedures for more information.

How can I winterize my pool?

Before temperatures drop below freezing, treat your pool and its associated plumbing and equipment with special pool closing chemicals. Then, protect the pool with a winter cover. Your pool supplier can provide you with detailed instructions on how to winterize your pool and a list of which chemicals you need. Many full-service pool companies offer pool opening and closing services, too.

Sioux City pool builders company information

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Blue World Pools

Blue World is a national above ground pool company that offers pools starting at only $399. The company has three levels of pool packages, with a variety of sizes, shapes and equipment upgrades available at each level. Request a free quote online for more information on pricing and financing.

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Combined Pool and Spa

Combined Pool and Spa installs above ground and inground pools. It also offers maintenance services like pool opening and closing. Customers can shop online for pool and spa supplies and equipment or visit its Sioux City location to browse in-store. Check the company’s website for information about current specials and financing options. Combined Pool and Spa is located at 4444 S. York St., Sioux City, IA 51106.

Combined Pool and Spa

Professional Pool & Spa

Professional Pool & Spa builds, sells and installs inground pools and premium spas. The company also sells pool chemicals, covers and liners. Its service techs provide weekly maintenance, water testing and free consultations on new pool or spa purchases. Financing is available in-store or online. The company is located at 325 W. 23rd St., Sioux City, IA 51104.

Professional Pool & Spa

Splash City

Splash City is a home entertainment store that carries both indoor and outdoor products, including a variety of water products. The company carries Doughboy Pools, San Juan Pools and custom vinyl pools, as well as spas and saunas from top providers. Splash City also carries a full line of pool products and supplies to keep pools running in optimal condition. The company is located at 4405 Southern Hills Drive, Sioux City, IA 51106.

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