Most homes in AZ have a pool, so being smart about pool safety is a must. Angels RE Group will provide you with pool safety information and links for specific city knowledge.
When purchasing a home, especially with children, an understanding of pool barriers, self closing doors, door alarms and drains will put safety on top of the requirement list. Never swim alone, or allow children to swim alone. We suggest enrolling your children in a swimming program, or a pool safety class.
Here is a list of cities that have swimming pool barrier laws to help you make an informed decision on which city would be best for you.
To obtain a copy of the pool barrier law requirements that may affect your property, contact the department listed or click on the links, for pool barrier laws online. Learn more.
Arizona is a great place to live and vacation, and pools make the heat very enjoyable. Understanding water safety, and where potential disaster of swimming pool drownings is key to homeownership with a pool. The majority of swimming pool deaths happen between April and August. This comes as no surprise since Arizona summers are known for outdoor recreation including swimming and boating.
For more statistics regarding drowning deaths in Arizona visit Arizona Department of Health Services. While less than half of all drowning deaths in the state involve swimming pool accidents, owners of swimming pools must adhere to stringent state and local building codes.
Arizona is a wonderland for outdoor recreation throughout the year. It’s also well known for being consistently above the national average for drowning deaths. Water safety is serious business. Following these few simple rules can keep your outdoor activities fun, and your friends and family safe for many summers to come. Contact the Angels RE Group to learn more about swimming pool barrier laws in the areas that you are looking to move in Arizona.