Code Enforcement - Pools/Hot Tubs

From Borough of Crafton
Sent Wed, May 11 @ 1:02pm

Just a reminder for all residents going into the warmer months: Permits are required for all new pool, spas, and hot tub installations over 24 inches in depth.

Forms & Permits: https://www.craftonborough.com/permits

Other safety precautions per code to remember include:
• All filters should be plugged into a GFCI outlet
• When pool is not in use pull the ladder out (freestanding above ground pools)
• Pools, spas, hot tubs should have a fence or barrier not less than 48inches above the finished ground level measured on the side of the barrier away from the pool
• Gates and doors of such barriers shall be self-closing and self-latching and alarmed
• Pools with decks should have a pool alarm on doors/gates to the deck/pool
• Spas and hot tubs with a safety cover that complies with ASTM F1346 are exempt from all precautions above

Any pool code questions can be directed to our building inspector at 412-921-0752 EXT 18

Have a healthy happy swim season!
Crafton Code Enforcement

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