Frequently Asked Questions
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 do...run!
Interested in knowing more about the pool removal process? check out our other articles on how to demolish a pool.
Thanks for posting this. I thought pool removal was much more expensive.