Pools Above Ground

Have you always wanted a swimming pool but don’t have a large budget for construction? Well, you’re in luck because an above ground pool is a great way to get a pool for your backyard without breaking the bank. Think that these types of pools are outdated? Think again.  


Why should you consider an above ground pool?

First of all, not only are they much less expensive to build, but they are also cheaper to maintain. As long as you keep your pool in good shape, you should be able to avoid costly repairs. Clean your pool, check the chemical levels, and repeat!  

An above ground pool is also a less permanent decision. With an inground pool, large amounts of excavation and landscaping are required. However, if you go with an above ground pool, it can be installed almost anywhere in your backyard without having to permanently disturb the landscape around it.

Another reason to consider an above ground pool is safety. Generally, they are safer due to the fact that it is harder for people to slip along the edge and then fall into the pool. Many above ground pools feature a gate that can easily lock to keep little ones away from the edge of the pool. Of course, all swimming pools require vigilant adult supervision at all times.


Ready to take the plunge on your above ground pool?

At The Pool Doctor of Rhode Island, we carry a great selection of above ground pools of all sizes to fit any backyard and budget. We carry resin, steel, and hybrid above ground pools so you can decide on the best for you.

We’ve been helping local Rhode Island homeowners build the backyard of their dreams for years and we can answer any question you throw at us! Contact us today to learn more about the benefits of an above ground pool today!



The Pool Doctor of Rhode Island is the leading full-service pool and spa company in Rhode Island. Their business had its beginnings in 1987 when co-owner Ron Leclerc began selling pool supplies out of the back of his Camaro. In 2001, Ron and his wife Debbie opened their 7,000 square foot facility in Coventry. This extensive and beautiful showroom is the result of years of hard work and represents a long-standing tradition of excellence and commitment to giving Rhode Islanders the best pool and spa service, advice, and products.  

From installing vinyl liner inground swimming pools to selling gorgeous Dimension One hot tubs to offering free water-testing and professional service in their store, The Pool Doctor of Rhode Island is your place for everything pool and spa. They are a proud BioGuard Platinum Dealer and also offer a huge selection of other brands of swimming pool and hot tub supplies, including Loop-Loc Pool Safety Covers, above ground pools, and Hayward equipment. But, more than anything, The Pool Doctor of Rhode Island strives to give their customers a wonderful experience from beginning to end.

Visit The Pool Doctor of Rhode Island at 2200 Nooseneck Hill Road in Coventry or at splashtime.com or give them a call at (401) 392-1300. They serve all of Rhode Island, including Coventry, West Greenwich, East Greenwich, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Exeter, Richmond, and Hopkinton.