LoFAQs About Miniature Golf Course Construction Answered

oking to construct a mini golf course? You may have some unanswered questions before getting started. In this handy guide, you can find out everything you need to know about miniature golf course construction. If your question isn’t answered here, please feel free to contact us at Harris Mini Golf today and a friendly team member will be in touch as soon as possible!

Who Can Play Mini Golf?

This is one of the most incredible perks of constructing a mini golf course: Absolutely anyone can play! That’s right: From grandma and grandpa to the littlest ones in the family, everyone can have a good time playing mini golf, and it can even make for a fun family bonding activity. Miniature golf courses are build to ensure individuals with different abilities can all engage in the fun!

Will Permits and Licenses Be Required?

This will depend on the regulations and requirements of your local governing body. Sometimes, it can even be the case that you are the first to build a mini golf course in your area, and a special use permit may be required in this case. Because mini golf courses are not built as often as commercial buildings, it helps to know exactly what’s required before getting started. You may need to obtain project approval before receiving a building permit. Fortunately, most towns are very accepting of new recreational activities being brought to their town and will happily help you through the process.

How Much Maintenance Is Required for Mini Golf Courses?

On a day-to-day basis, the level of maintenance required is very low. All you need to do is ensure that the course is kept clean and pick up or blow off any debris. You may also need to water any plants and shrubs on your course if you have chosen to incorporate these features. Regular maintenance, such as cleaning out ponds and ensuring that lighting and sound systems are working optimally, should be carried out yearly every few months as needed. The frequency largely depends on whether your business is a seasonal or all-year-round operation.

Does My Mini Golf Course Need to Be Themed?

You may have seen lots of themed mini golf courses around and may be wondering whether you need to do something similar. The answer is that it’s all up to you, and there’s no need to incorporate a theme unless you want to. Some reasons you may choose to theme a mini golf course could be to make your course stand out if there are several miniature golf courses in the area. To keep things simpler, you may choose to incorporate some special lighting and sound effects to create a more subtle theme.

How Much Profit Can I Expect to Make with a Mini Golf Course Business?

The answer to this will depend on a few factors, such as where you are located and the competition in your area. Additionally, your marketing efforts will help to increase your sales. However, you will be pleased to know that miniature golf courses are a business venture that start to turn around a profit fairly quickly. Try using our revenue calculator to get a better idea of how much you can expect to make.