Q: I am considering having a swimming pool in my villa, but many of my friends have been telling me that it is high-maintenance. Is that so?

A: If you are looking to increase the value of your home, installing a pool may be a great idea. However, it is crucial to analyse the pros and cons of installing one as it is not exactly a cheap affair. You have to weigh the cost of installation and maintenance against its value and utility. You also have to consider factors such as your locality and the climate in your area.

The UAE has perfect pool weather due to the long summer months and the shorter winter. This means you may use your pool more frequently.

Homeowners who have kids should consider a pool at home as it’s an excellent way to ensure you and your family stay fit and healthy.

The pandemic has also had a profound impact on how people treat their outdoor spaces. The search for safer outdoor hangouts has become a hot trend among homebound people, and a pool in your outdoor space guarantees many moments of safe family fun.

While owning a pool is definitely a luxury, taking care of your pool, or even investing in one does not have to be as big a hassle as it has often been portrayed.

Choosing a trusted pool and landscaping solution provider goes a long way in putting your mind at ease while keeping costs to a minimum. Choose a highly experienced team of designers and landscapers who can help you transform your outdoor space into a scrumptious piece of visual delight. Focus on elevating your backyard game to chime in perfectly with your dreams. Getting the right pool and landscaping solution makes setting up and maintaining your pool a hassle-free process.

At the end of the day, nothing can beat the pure thrill of unwinding by the pool with a nice cool beverage after a long day. If this thought is appealing, you should not think twice about investing in a pool.

Adel Sajan is group managing director of the Danube Group. Got a problem? Our fantastic panel of renowned experts is available to answer all your questions related to fashion, well-being, nutrition, finance and hypnotherapy. Email your queries to friday@gulfnews.com.

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