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More About Pool Homes in Greater Tampa
The greater Tampa area is one of Florida state's most popular and sought out destinations to live. Being along the central western Gulf of Mexico Coast, Tampa has warm weather and amazing scenery to offer all year long. With the coolest temperatures of winter usually only dropping down to an average of 50, it is a great place to own a pool, because it can be used all year long. You will find that many properties in the Tampa area either have their own private pool or offer a community pool.
Good Things to Know About Owning a Pool in Tampa Florida
Because Tampa features fairly warm temperatures all year long there is no need to winterize the pool. It can be open for business all year long. When a pool is in use throughout the year it is best to have a pool that is closer to the main home structure on the property. You will find that a large number of private pools in Tampa homes are pretty close to the back door of the property, most are part of the back patio structure. Some pools do this to more easily be able to build a screened in enclosure.
Having your pool screened in comes with severel benefits. One major benefit of a screened in pool in Tampa is keeping mosquitoes and other potentially disease carrying bugs out. Another major perk to a screened in pool is that there is less clean up and skimming of the water involved. A screened structure can also act like a wind buffer allowing the water to stay warm and cutting down on the need for a heater. They also help to keep the occasional wondering alligator and other local wildlife such as snakes and frogs from having a nice cool down in your pool.
One thing to be aware of with a pool screen structure, however, is that some home owner's insurance plans will not cover the cost of a repair should it encounter significant damage during a heavy wind storm.
Some homeowners have found that they prefer the maintenance free lifestyle of a home located in a community with a pool, while others in these communities still prefer to have a private pool that they can use any time they want without any rules or regulations for enjoying it.
Some pools in Tampa yards do tend to take up the entire yard, so for families with kids who love to play outside this could be a drawback to having a pool in the yard. This is something to keep in mind when shopping for a Tampa area pool home. If you have kids, you will also want to make sure that there is plenty of space around the pool for any needed safety and security devices so that small children cannot enter the pool alone, such as safety fences, gates, and alarms.
For more information on available homes with private pools in the Tampa area, feel free to browse the listings above, or contact us any time for more detailed information or to schedule a showing. We can also help to create a specialized search criteria that will send you a notification whenever a Tampa pool home that meets all of your wants/needs becomes available. You can contact us any time using the form below for all of your Tampa area real estate needs.