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9 Reasons Why Stainless Steel Pools are Better

Posted by Krista Payne on Jun 19, 2014 8:36:42 AM

Luxury swimming pools are one of the biggest investments when it comes to your landscape budget. So why wouldn't you buy the best swimming pool that will give you longest lifespan, curb appeal and low maintenance? Here are 9 reasons why stainless steel pools are worth the investment.

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Stainless Steel Pools are Highly Corrosion Resistant

Stainless steel is a steel alloy containing elements chromium, carbon, nickel and molybdeum resulting in a excellent material that is corrosion resistant. These elements together make stainless steel an excellent choice for aquatic products. The material is so durable that cracking and leaking is almost non-existent.


Stainless Steel is a Clean Freak

Stainless steel is a naturally hygienic material. Traditional tiled pools are very porous making them higher in risk for producing bacterial growth. Stainless steel pools surface property greatly inhibits bacterial growth and is easy to maintain but must be done on a regular basis.


Looks Good with Age

Stainless Steel has a quality about it that no matter where you place it, the sun, the snow, the sands, the winds, it will look as good now as it will in 20 years. Stainless steel is resistant to fading like traditional pool materials so the metal with keep looking like it did the first day it arrived.


Stainless Steel Pools Are One with the Earth

Diamond Spas stainless steel swimming pools are fabricated from recycled sheet metal, producing a beautiful sustainable swimming pool. The recycled content for new stainless steel sheet lies between 65% and 80%. The vessel shell is 100% recyclable. Unlike many other engineered materials, stainless steel is recycled without any degradation.


Stainless Steel Pools Leaves no Mess Behind

All stainless steel pools are pre-fabricated on the factory floors so there is less debris, noise and foot traffic on the actual job site. Projects can be installed in less time and can be ready for fill within hours of installation. If not delivered in one piece than components are delivered ready to be assembled and welded on site.


Stainless Steel Pools Keep the Water In.

Stainless Steel Pools have welded joints and all products are tested for 24-48 hours in our facilities to check for any types of leaks. Water consumption is reduced due to the absence of leaks.


Weight Management

Stainless steel is ideal for any projects such as rooftop or Yacht installation where every pound counts. Stainless steel is light compared to conventional pool structures. Due to it's low weight the construction of a stainless steel pool has no repercussions on the foundation.


Like the Postman, Stainless Steel Delivers

Unlike some pools, stainless steel can withstand extreme temperatures. It is possible to leave your stainless steel pool filled through the winter without any special treatments necessary. Due to stainless steel's thermal conductivity, any ice that might form melts on contact the metal and does not permit the creation of excess pressure.


Stainless Steel Has Hips and Curves

Stainless steel is the best choice when it comes to custom designs. The material can be curved and countercurved to whatever design suits your fancy. Smooth to the touch and sophisticated to the eye, stainless steel is simply classy.


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