In-Ground Pool Shapes

When you close your eyes, what does your dream pool look like? Rising Sun Pools has been helping Triangle area homeowners design and build their dream pools for more than 40 years.

When it come to choosing the shape of your pool, the first thing you need to decide is vinyl or fiberglass?  But which is better?  Each has its pros and cons, see the chart below for more details.

If you still need help deciding check out our Pool Buyers Guide to see where you budget can take you.

Fiberglass Pools

Price Range: $40,000 – $60,000


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Vinyl Pools

Price Range: $20,000 – $40,000


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Fiberglass, Vinyl or Concrete?

Desired qualities of InGround Pools
Vinyl LinerFiberglassConcrete
Low Maintenancexxxxxxxxx
Speed of Installationxxxxxxxxx
Low Chemical Usagexxxxxxxxxx
Smoothness of Finishxxxxxxxxx
Low lifetime cost of ownershipxxxxxxx
Energy Efficiencyxxxxxxxxxx
Attractive & Elegantxxxxxxxxxxxx
Low initial costxxxxxxx
Customizable Shape & Sizexxxxxxxxx
shape & depth limitationsnone8′ wide x 16′ deepnone