Fencing around swimming pools is as important as fencing around the house. A glass fence usually consists of metal poles with glass panels. You can have plain transparent glass panels or you could get a pattern sandblasted onto the panels. Your pool should be the right be the right mix of aesthetic appeal and functionality. Whenever you opt for a glass fence around your pool, you should ensure that there are no proxy foot holes for toddlers to climb over.
A glass pool fence offers a variety of benefits to homeowners with swimming pools. Firstly, it ensures your toddlers are safe around the pool area. Also, you would want your pets to be safe around the swimming pool. A glass pool fence should be high enough to prevent toddlers from climbing over and should not have any gaps. Plus, you can keep an eye on the kids as these fences are completely transparent. You can also opt for sandblasted glass for the fence. These fences offer aesthetic appeal as well as safety.
Furthermore, these fences can give your pool a very modern look. In addition, a glass pool fence is very easy to maintain. All you need to maintain it is a compatible cleaning product. You can use a simple window and glass cleaner and clean away any dirt or spots. A glass pool fence requires a lot less maintenance than wood or metal. Wood is prone to rotting and requires frequent coats of lacquer. While metal fences are prone to rust. Both these materials are unsuitable for an environment that involves contact with water. Moreover, glass as a fencing material provides the illusion of more space. It does not reduce the amount of space, as such is the case with wood or metal fencing that are very opaque.