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Do you need a fence for a 10×30 pool?

Do you need a fence for a 10×30 pool?

Swimming pools that are in ground, completely or partially, must be enclosed by a fence. Portable pools are usually not legally required to have a fence. However, if unfenced, between uses they should be either covered or emptied and stored.

Do you need a fence for an easy set pool?

In California, any pool regardless of its size or shape built or remodeled after 2007 requires a pool fence. This includes spas and portable, in-ground or inflatable pools that contain over 18 inches of water.

Does my above ground pool need a fence?

Although your might have decided to go with the above-ground pool, the fencing requirements for the property are still the same. In most cases, you must have a fence of at least four feet tall. As long as the body of water (either in-ground or above ground) is at least 18 inches deep, you do need to install a fence.

Does an Intex pool need a fence?

Yes, an inflatable pool needs a fence or barrier surrounding it to prevent accidental drownings. Most states and counties require any pool that is more than 18 inches deep be enclosed by a fence or barrier at least 4 feet high.

Can you have an inflatable pool without a fence?

What kind of fence should I put around my above ground pool?

If your above-ground pool has a small entry deck or no decking, you can add safety fencing that attaches to your pool’s supports and provides a barrier along the top edge of your pool. Safety fencing is made of weatherproof vinyl or composite materials and comes in 5- to 6-foot-long sections that are 18-to 24-inches high.

Do you need a permit to build a fence around a swimming pool?

If the homeowner plans on building the enclosure out of masonry over 3.5 feet high an additional permit is required, but if the fence is built out of chain link fencing, cast iron or other material, the added permit is not needed.

What should the height of a pool barrier be?

The top of a pool barrier should be at least 48 inches above grade, measured on the side of the barrier which faces away from the swimming pool. Some states, counties or municipalities require pool barriers of 60 inches. Eliminate handholds and footholds and minimize the size of openings in a barrier’s construction.

How much does it cost to build a fence around an above ground pool?

Depending on the size of the area you want to enclose, a fence costs $1,000 to $5,000. A gate is $300 — make sure any gate has childproof locks. Consider style, material and price when building aboveground pool decking.