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How much does it cost to remove a swimming pool?

Swimming pool removal cost varies based on a lot of factors. Typically residential pool removals could cost as low as $6000 or as high as $15,000. Some of the factors that determine the pool removal cost are

  • Size of the pool
  • Access to the site. For example, How wide is the pathway so the pool removal contractor can get machinery to the pool area
  • Type of pool removal. Check out our pool removal procedure article to learn about the different types of pool removal.
  • Pool construction material - Gunite or Fibre?
  • Special requirements from the city on hauling debris, type of pool removal, type of sand that can be used to back fill pool, etc.
  • Proximity to baylands

The best way to find out the cost to remove your pool is to call a pool removal contractor, have them visit your pool and get a quote. Most of them give free quotes. If they charge for a quote, you know what to!

Interested in knowing more about the pool removal process? check out our other articles on how to demolish a pool.

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Thanks for posting this. I thought pool removal was much more expensive.

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