Advantages of Fibreglass Pools

Have you decided to turn your backyard into a personal pool paradise only to find there are more choices than you thought?

Where to start? Why not start here, with fibreglass pools?

Let us outline some of the advantages of choosing a fibreglass pool so that you can make an informed decision.

Advantages of Fibreglass Pools Sunsetter

Design flexibility

Fibreglass provides design flexibility.

This versatile material can be shaped into various forms and dimensions, making it easy to craft distinctive and personalised pool designs tailored to your space and preferences.


The structure makes it relatively easier to integrate various water features and add-ons seamlessly.

Waterfalls, fountains, custom lighting, you name it.

Low maintenance

Their resistance to algae and other nasties makes fibreglass pools easy to clean and maintain. There is no need for extensive chemical cleaning, acid washing, or hole patching making maintenance easier and less time-consuming.


Fibreglass pools are resistant to various environmental factors making them strong against cracks and other structural issues.

It also retains a level of flexibility which allows it to withstand ground movement without damage.

Quick installation

As they are prefabricated and arrive as a single unit, you can enjoy a quicker installation compared to other pool types. This streamlined process may reduce your labour expenses and minimise disturbance to your property during construction.

Smooth finish

The gelcoat finish on fibreglass pools provides a smooth and comfortable surface for swimmers reducing the likelihood of abrasions and skin irritation. No more scratching up your knees on a concrete pool wall.

Advantages of Fibreglass Pools Sunsetter

Algae resistance

Algae needs something to attach to and the smooth, non-porous nature of fibreglass gives it a very hearty challenge it rarely wins. This reduction in algae growth retains water quality with less need for extensive chemicals.

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Long lifespan

Well-maintained fibreglass pools can enjoy a long lifespan upwards of fifty years! And, resurfacing is a rare occurrence. In fact, they may never need to be resurfaced.

Increased property value

A pool enhances the overall appeal of your property increasing its market potential. In general, homes with swimming pools command higher prices and sell faster than their pool-less counterparts.


The manufacturing of fibreglass pools produce less waste compared to other pool types. Additionally, they may require fewer chemicals for maintenance and have energy-efficient features that help minimise energy consumption over time.

So you can see how a Sunsetter fibreglass pool may just be the answer you’ve been waiting for.

Contact us and let’s chat about how to give you that perfect backyard paradise.

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