Swimming Pool Inspection Check List

Basic points to inspect prior to the sale of a home with a swimming pool.

Water Condition
testing supplies
chemical supply

Area Fences and Gates
complete fencing
self latching gate/s

Deck Area
uneven slabs
caulking
cracks
drainage

Pool Construction / Interior Finish
liner
gunite
fiberglass
coping
tile

Pool fittings and accessories
Skimmer components
return fittings
suction fittings
light
automatic cleaners

Deck accessiories
slides
diving boards
hand rails
ladders

Electrical components and filter system area
drainage
pump
filter
switches
heater
disinfectant system

Closing equipment/supplies
cover
water tubes / straps
Cover pump


Home Buyer Pool Inspections

Almost all pool inspections are ordered by people interested in buying a home with an existing swimming pool.
Each of the things listed above have their own acceptable specifications.
This list is what I would run down while inspecting your swimming pool.
A few points here translate into a lot of information as each item is checked.
Much of your swimming pool is buried, anything unseen is not inspected.
More about pool inspections here.

Information on this website or any other site is not a substitute for hiring a recognized pool inspector in your area.