Why do I need a safety fence?

Accidental drowning is the number 2 cause of death amongst children. Several stated require these fences, Texas does not, thus we lead the country in drowning occurrences.  Installing an ASTM certified safety fence takes an extra step to prevent accidental drowning in your back yard swimming pool.

How are Pool Guard Pool Fences Installed?

Pool Guard Pool Fences are installed by core drilling a 4” deep hole into your concrete pool deck.  A ground sleeve is then inserted ad the pool fence pole sits snugly inside the sleeve.  If installation is required in a  paver deck, turf, landscaping or other medium we will insert a PVC tube which extends about 12-24 inches into the ground.  Additional fees may apply.

Is the pool fence permanent?

NO!  The best thing about Pool Guard’s Mesh safety systems is they are removable!  Most adults can fully remove a 15 foot section of fence in about 1-2 minutes.

Do the poles lock in place?

No, our fences are designed to be tension based.  Once correctly installed by a trained Pool Guard installer there is no need for a pesky, difficult  additional lock.  

Are there different color options?

Yes!  We carry the most popular basic black and desert bronze (dark brown) pool fences in stock at the lowest cost.  Additional colors such as sand (tan) border and pole with black or bronze mesh, grey border and pole with black mesh, all sand, plus more are available by special order from our manufacturer for an additional cost.  

What is the standard height for a pool safety barrier?

The international building code recommends a 48 inch tall barrier at a minimum.   Child safety fences may be ordered in a standard 4 foot height.   4 1/2 , or a 5 foot height fence may be special ordered.  Pet safety fences may be ordered in a 2, 2 ½, 3, 3 ½ foot height by special order.  Some cities/towns adopt variations of the code, so be sure to check with your city/town for their recommended standard.

How do I get an in home cost estimate for a pool fence?

Easy – if you are within the DFW metroplex, call us at 214-334-1343 and we will schedule a time to come to your home and meet with you.

What are these fences made of?

Our mesh is a UV coated poly-nylon interlocked mesh.  The borders are a marine quality nylon and our poles are powder coated aluminum with a quad core center for extra strength and reinforcement.  All of our products have been tested and are compliant with ASTM.

Are you insured?

Yes, Pool Guard of Dallas Fort Worth is insured through the International Association for Child Safety.

Keep Your Children Safe

350 children under the age of five drown in pools each year nationwide. Don't let this happen to you.

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