4. My neighbour has a swimming pool. The dividing fence between our backyards is part of the fence around their swimming pool. The fence is falling down. Who has to pay to fix it?
If a swimming pool fence is also part of a dividing fence, the owner of the property with the swimming pool is usually responsible for all expenses associated with constructing, altering, repairing, replacing or maintaining the part of the dividing fence that is also the swimming pool fence.
The owner of the property with a swimming pool is also responsible for making sure that the swimming pool fence complies with laws about swimming pool fences.
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