A pool in the backyard for any home owner or renter is always a major plus. However, having a pool in your backyard can also be a big safety risk. Everybody loves to be able to jump in pool full of lovely cool blue water on a hot summer day, but no one wants to even imagine or experience the accidents that could occur when you leave a pool unguarded by any type of fence. I came across a few pools that are very well engineered to provide the safety everyone around the pool needs, and yet have be entertaining.
Pool Fence Ideas and Images
1. The ‘Transparent‘ Glass Pool Fence
A hot trend that has emerged in pool fencing in the past few years is the use of ‘Transparent’ fences. Noticeably, no fence could be really invisible, but through the use of tempered glass panels and sleek modern posts made of metal, your fence is mainly see through and does not block your view in to or out of the pool area. These glass pool fences are great for small pool areas, because when you don’t have a lot of space to work – it is best to avoid installing fence structures that are hinder the view of the pool and make it look too bulky.
2. The Net Pool Fence
Another type of transparent fence in the empire of pool fence ideas is the mesh fence. The mesh fence is typically a polyester net fabric that is held upright with metal or wooden posts and allows for a temporary or permanent fence between the pool and yourself. These fences are usually fast and easy to set up, and the net often comes in various colors. This type of fence is also very sleek and gives the look of a contemporary design to any area.
3.The Old-style Enclosed Pool Fence
When seeing pool fence ideas, the most usual one that comes to mind is the Old-style or traditional picketed fence. These fences are usually made of metal, fiber glass, wood, or even a tough plastic. There are endless choices for style, color, and size when it comes to the picketed fence. You could make this type of fence appropriate any design style from modern to the most traditional!
4.The ‘Natural’ Pool Fence
Another choice in the realm of pool fence ideas is a natural fence. A natural pool fence is any form that is meant to view as if it naturally mixtures with the environments. A stone fence is a best option for a natural fence. You can find various types of stones and ways to make and design your stone fence. You could also use border and other plants to surround and guard your pool.
When your pool barrier is unattractive and if you are considering a less budget to fine-tune the space around the pool again, the natural fence design should work well for you. Plant like fences or stones can be crafted to create a neat barrier around the pool.
5. The Show-Piece Pool Fence
If you have a wish to be show up when it comes to pool fence ideas, a show-piece fence is the way to go. A show piece fence could variety from using art deco chunks for a mid-century contemporary look to using wooden posts and fish nets! When seeing a show-piece pool fence, don’t be afraid to let your mind run wild with ideas that uniform any theme you want.
When installing a pool fence similar to the ones stated above, it is advised that you do a thorough research for the best pool fencing installers near you and find one that greatly experienced and very reputable in and around your city. This should avoid any problems of missing out from attention, detailing and safety concerns with the fence.
Why? Well, all pool fence ideas could likely be fantastic for whatever design plan or amount of area you have, but if your pool fence is not tough, safe, and sound, then it will not do the job it was meant to achieve – which is to keep people and/or animals from coming to damage by being in the pool unsupervised. I hope that these pool fence ideas have truly been inspiring.
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