A swimming pool fence is a type of fence placed around swimming pools, to create a passive barrier to restrict the access of small children, 0–5 years to the swimming pool. Swimming pool fences must have a self-closing and self-latching gate/s to be compliant to most countries\' laws and codes.
A swimming pool fence is a type of fence placed around swimming pools, to create a passive barrier to restrict the access of small children, 0–5 years to the swimming pool. Swimming pool fences must have a self-closing and self-latching gate/s to be compliant to most countries' laws and codes.
A pool fence is not child or pet proof, but it provides a layer of protection for a child or pet when there is a lapse in adult supervision. Pool fences give parents additional time to find a child before the unexpected can occur. A young child can get over a pool barrier if the barrier is too low or if the barrier has handholds or footholds to use when climbing.
The Center for Disease Control (CDC) have found that drowning is the second largest cause of death for children below the age of 14, and most of these drownings occur in residential pools. The CDC also reports that having a swimming pool security fence reduces the potential of childhood drownings are reduced 83%. Pool fencing is very difficult for children to climb because they will not have any openings to place their feet on to help them over the fence.
The price of installing a pool fence vary depending on a variety of factors, such as the size of the pool, the material used for the fence, and the location. If you take into consideration the type of dangers the pool fence is safeguarding you against, the purchase and installation costs are a worthy investment. Installing a low maintenance fence such as a mesh pool fence, will provide a lifetime of happiness and safety around your pool.
Glass fencing is a very modern look. The glass used for the fencing is of high quality and highly durable. The thickness of the glass can be 8mm, 10mm, and 12mm think. The thickness will be based on your areas safety standard. You can choose frameless glass fencing or semi-frameless glass fencing. Both fences add value to your home and glass fencing is definitely in demand amongst homebuyers who are looking for homes with pools.
A backyard swimming pool is a place that is meant to be relaxing, fun and entertaining. Therefore it is important to protect your family, friend and pets. One of the best ways of doing this is by having a pool safety fence around the pool and making it safe for all your family members.