Over our more than 50 years in business, the team at Hitchings Insurance Agency has refined and developed an insurance program for swimming pool contractors.  Whether you are constructing commercial, recreational, infinity, or lap pools in a variety of materials from fiberglass to concrete, we have developed an insurance plan around your business! We know that not all swimming pool contractors are the same. Some do the excavation, while others do the hardscape installation. Additionally, there are some doing the commercial hauling of the pool and materials from the factory to the jobsites. We understand each business is unique.  We have a coverage solution for almost any combination of risks you can throw at us for swimming pool contractors, repairs, installers, and value-added retailers.

We love the swimming pool industry! What could be better than getting to turn your customers’ backyards and sites from a dream into a reality?  The smiles and memories you create are priceless, but they do carry a risk and an exposure that you need to consider covering with a comprehensive insurance plan. We offer swimming pool contractor insurance plans that cover all sorts of risks and help protect your bottom line.  We can provide a cleaner package that is extremely competitive in the marketplace. We will offer increased coverages and complex endorsements when available.

  • Diving Board and Slide Liability Coverage
  • Pop-Up Coverage (Fiberglass) – This is important if freezing and thawing causes that fiberglass pool to shift.
  • Commercial Auto
  • Transportation Floater – Coverage for materials you are hauling.
  • Installation Floater – Covers uninstalled pools & materials left at the jobsites before they are installed.
  • Peak Season Business Property – Covers inventory and supplies.
  • Excavation Liability
  • General Liability
  • Equipment and Tool Coverage
  • Business Income/Extra Expense
  • Commercial Umbrella Liability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Additional coverage options are available to meet your specific needs.

We understand how busy and hectic it can be running and operating a business.  The insurance process should be straightforward, and as an agency team, we strive to make the insurance process as simple as possible. Click here to get started. We have industry expertise in your niche business. Let us help protect what matters most!

Meet Our Pool Insurance Professional

Find something you enjoy working on and people you enjoy working with – dive in and learn as much about their business as possible.  Bela is no stranger to great customer service and building quality relationships.  He has taken on the challenge of being the go-to coverage expert for all things pool contract related for our specialized program expanding multiple states.  We understand that you are the contractor, and you are the expert in pools. Bela knows how to protect that process of turning dreams into reality.


Excavation and Site Prep Liability

Covers the insured against liability claims that come from working underground, such as hitting a gas line or power line.


Jobsite Liability

Covers business against unintentional bodily injury and property damage at customer's location.


Transportation Floater

Covers items while in transport. This could include fiberglass pools and materials that are being hauled by you.


Installation Floater

Covers uninstalled materials that are left on jobsite or away from main property location.


Pop Up Coverage

For fiberglass pool installers, this would cover the contractor against the pool shifting after installation.


Water Slide/Diving Board Liability

Coverage against claims of liability after the pool is installed, such as if someone were to get hurt due to a diving board or waterslide.


Contractors Equipment

Coverage for tools and equipment that is kept away from main business premises. Referred to as Inland Marine on a commercial policy.


Commercial Auto

Covers owned, non-owned, or hired autos used for business purposes. Covers the physical damage to your vehicles and covers damage caused by you to other people's vehicles. Coverage could also apply to For-Hire trucking operations, cargo coverage, and other trucking related risks as it relates to a pool contractors operation.

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