How to Start a Pool Manufacturing Business

Do you like the idea of being your own boss at the same time working profitably? Does the idea of pool manufacturing appeal to you?

Then why not start your own pool manufacturing business. Be your own boss. Here is a basic guide to help you pave the way to success.

Admit it, who does not want a swimming pool in their own backyard? Years have passed and swimming pools have become more than a luxurious addition to every home. It has become a necessity in order to have an enjoyable and quality time spent with the family. A swimming pool is a great addition to every home and very much useful in making parties more fun, or simply enabling homeowners to relax at the comforts of their own homes. True enough, a swimming pool is an important necessity to every home.

With this, the opportunity for success in the pool manufacturing business is quite evident. If you want to earn extra income or have a full-time business, pool manufacturing may be the right business for you.

Accordingly, to startup a pool manufacturing business, one needs sufficient capital, the right skill and a good business strategy.

Startup Cost of a Pool Manufacturing Business

Starting a pool manufacturing business entails one to invest in heavy tools and equipment. One must also invest in trucks in order to move these tools to and from the clients’ home. The basic tools needed in pool manufacturing are drills, hoes, spades and cement mixers. All of these, including the vehicles, may cost from $50,000-$80,000, but earnings from a few good clients will bring back the amount of capital invested.

Also included in the cost for starting this business is the office space or business site. Determine a suitable space for your office operations by consulting with the proper government agency tasked with zoning. Rent or buy a space with a storage area for your equipment and a front office where you could conduct operations.

Business licenses and permits have also fees. Secure these documents and pay the fees to the proper government agencies.

Hiring the Right Manpower

Knowledge in the proper skills is a must in this trade. The owner itself must be knowledgeable in construction and waterworks. These skills may be acquired in apprenticeship programs or attending vocational schools. Hire people who have these skills. Secure background information on potential employees and make sure that they posses the proper work skills and experience.

Advertising a Pool Manufacturing Business

Printing out business cards and fliers are the basic advertising materials in this business. Creating good relations with people around your community will also bring potential clients. It will be useful to attend community gatherings and distribute your business cards to the people that you will meet. If possible, contact construction companies for possible partnership in specific construction projects.


  • kusum agarwal said on November 17, 2010
    Dear sir, I live in Dibrugarh, in the state of assam. I like to start an Carton factory business. I am not aware about the investment required and, about the business opportunities available in India!! can you please help me with the reqd details.
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