Accommodating Special Needs Visitors
While not a necessary feature for all pools, many public pools need to accommodate special needs patrons, in addition to many individuals wanting to provide this feature for any visitors to their pools. Accommodating those with special needs can be accomplished with certain design features and the expertise of a highly qualified and experienced pool designer.
If you or someone you know wants to design a swimming pool that provides features for those with special needs, discuss your design options with a qualified Austin custom pool builder of Athena Pools today by calling 512-914-0554. We will listen to your exact needs and desires and make sure the pool you end up with fits these.
Some Smart Design Features
Designing a swimming pool can be complex, especially when you are trying to accommodate a special needs visitor. However, some design options which are geared towards accommodating special needs include the following:
- Handrails or guardrails
- Different levels or depths of a pool
- Additional lighting for better visibility
- Additional steps into the swimming pool or ramps that gradually lead into the pool
- Custom landscaping that allows for better grip
These and other features of a pool can be added to increase the safety of your pool and make it more accessible for special needs users.
If you or someone you know wants help designing a custom built pool for a special needs visitor, contact an experienced Austin custom pool builder of Athena Pools today by calling 512-914-0554.