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See the Advantages of Fiberglass

Wondering why you should choose a Fiberglass Pool...then look below at a comparison between fiberglass, concrete and vinyl pools!

Gunite / Concrete
Vinyl Liner
Cannonball Pools 50 year Structural Warranty is the longest in the industry
Dependent upon contractor - usually no more than 2 years
Liner seams only
Installation Time
3 days
12 - 16 weeks
4 - 6 weeks
Shape of Pools Cannonball Pools offers over 30 different sizes and shapes
Limited to the shapes of the manufacturers
Stairs and Seating Built into pool
Optional but has an additional cost
Optional but has an additional cost
Quality Control Manufactured in a controlled factory environment
Built on-site - no additional control measures taken
Built on-site - dependent on the installer and the quality of the vinyl kit used
Structural Integrity 17 times stronger than Gunite
Prone to cracking and erosion
Tears and wrinkles easily
Chemical Usage 45% less than other types of pools
Extreme chemical use needed
Fewer than Gunite but substantially more than fiberglass
Maintenance Time 15 minutes per week
3 - 4 hours per week
1 - 2 hours per week
Major Renovation None
Resurface every 6 - 10 years (costly)
Liner needs replacing every 5 - 7 years
Surface Comparison Gel-coat
Longest lasting surface available
Smooth finish
Algae does not adhere
Child and pet proof
No resurfacing required
Cracks, chips and peels
Pourous, rough surface
Algae breeds easily
Rough on feet and hands
Requires acid wash to remove stains
Vinyl Liner
Lasts approximately 5 years
Can be very slippery
Algae forms easily
Tears easily
Liner must be replaced approximately every 5 years

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