How much does it cost to set up and install my Ecopool?
➥ The cost of setup and installation varies and will depend on pool size,
geographic location, site location, site preparation needs, ease of access, and
other things. Setup costs typically range from $2,000 to $4,000 for an on-ground
installation. A fully in-ground installation will be more costly, and generally
ranges from $6,000 to $12,000.
How long will it take for my Ecopool to ship?
➥That depends on what you choose for the specifics of your Ecopool. A small
8' x 20' container pool often ships in around 10 days, while a larger pool may take
three to four weeks.
What type of base does my Ecopool need?
➥ The kind of base you'll need for your Ecopool depends on the type of pool
you're installing and your geographic location. We recommend either a gravel or
concrete base for your Ecopool. Please work your contractor or subcontractor so they
can perform a site inspection, and assess your exact needs.
How long will it take to get an Ecopool installed?
➥ The time needed to install your Ecopool will depend on your design choice.
A small, on-ground Ecopool can often be installed in a day. Larger in-ground or
partially in-ground Ecopools may take between 2 and 4 days for installation. The
type and size of pool, as well as your geographic location, can all affect your
installation. A gravel or concrete base is recommended. Your contractor can help you
assess your needs with a site inspection.
Can my Ecopool be installed either on-ground or in-ground?
➥ Yes it can! Your Ecopool offers both fully in-ground and fully on-ground
options, as well as a partially in-ground option. Depending on the look you want and
your surrounding landscape, you can make the installation choice that's right for
Does Ecopool set up or install the pools they build?
➥ Ecopool specializes in the manufacturing of pools in a factory environment.
We don't perform any site work. As the homeowner, you can select and hire a
contractor or subcontractor of your choosing to set up and install Ecopool. You can
also choose a DIY installation, or act as your own General Contractor. Because
Ecopool is factory built, most of the work is already done.
Who is authorized to set up or install an Ecopool?
➥ Ecopool is able to be set up and installed by most contractors or
subcontractors with basic knowledge of ground prep, concrete pouring, and heavy
Does Ecopool need a pool contractor to set up?
➥ No. Since it's built in a factory, Ecopool can be set up and installed by
most types of contractors and subcontractors. Anyone with basic knowledge of ground
preparation and operating heavy equipment can generally install an Ecopool.
Can a homeowner set up and install their own Ecopool?
➥ Yes! There are some homeowners who choose to set up and install their own
Ecopool. You can do all the setup, or just a part of it. A lot of homeowners hire
someone to prepare the ground and get the hole ready, and also to move the pool to
its final location. Many homeowners prefer to act as their own General Contractor.
Can I act as the General Contractor, and subcontract my Ecopool installation?
➥ Yes! This is a very popular option that lets homeowners reduce their costs.
It would be a serious undertaking with a concrete or fiberglass pool, but the
simplicity and factory-built nature of Ecopools make it a much more attractive
Is it easy to set up and install an Ecopool?
➥ Yes it is! Because Ecopool is built in a factory, the on-site requirements
are minimal. You need a level and prepared area that will support the pool. Ecopool
is already pre-plumbed, so it's ready to be hooked up. Making the final plumbing
connections only takes about an hour, and you'll generally need an electrician to
get power to the pool's pump.
How can I get an Ecopool into my backyard?
➥ Ecopool can fit in nearly any backyard, and is able to be set up even on
properties that are difficult to access. If a truck can access your backyard the
process is easy. If that's not an option, the Ecopool can be lifted by a telehandler
or a crane. Homeowners or their contractors are responsible for placement, and
Ecopool doesn't provide on-site installation assistance.
Will Ecopool require a concrete foundation?
➥A concrete foundation is one of the best options for your Ecopool.
However, any compact and level surface that can support the Ecopool can work well.
This can include a variety of options. Crushed gravel is a popular one.
What skills are needed to set up and install an Ecopool?
➥ Installing Ecopool is easy, and it can be installed by most contractors or
subcontractors. Setting up the typical Ecopool is a simple process with just three
steps: site preparation, placement of pool, and final plumbing and electrical
connections. Our largest width pools also require bolting the two halves together.
How can I find the right contractor or subcontractor?
➥ We recommend talking to people in your local network or groups, and also
searching online in your area. It's a good idea to get references, and at least
three quotes. Angie’s List and Thumbtack are two of the most popular platforms for
finding contractors near you.
How long will it be before Ecopool ships?
➥ Shipping times depend on the final pool design you've chosen. Smaller
pools take around 10 days, while you might be looking at three to four weeks for a