Are you constructing a new house or looking to make improvement in your existing home? If you need a swimming pool then why don`t you try making your own DIY swimming pool. You need to know that it is basically an investment that you made in your home. You won`t regret it. To build this project on your own you need to follow below mentioned steps.
What you want
First of all you need to ask yourself that what your requirements is. In this you need to decide about your family requirements and budget that you can put in this project. You need to know your limits before you start digging for pool.
Measure and Design
When you have decided about the budget and family requirements then you need to decide about the space that you can manage for DIY swimming pool. There are families who wanted to have a BBQ areas, some grass as well as a living space along with pool. So you should not give all the space to your pool.
Start Digging and Building
Once you have marked the place then you have to start digging for your pool. You need to make sure that as you dig, you need to start attaching strong, thin wood which can create an outer wall for your pool. You also have to add the required skimmer/insulation/return fitting. Now you can also cover these walls with special foam which is necessary for pools.
Building Deck and Fence
You can build the fence even earlier if you have small children at home. Once you have built the fence, then you can start constructing the deck around this fence. The preferred choice for decking is concrete but wood will also look great. If you love a natural look then wood will be a perfect option for you.
Making a Cleaning Schedule
When you are done with completing you DIY swimming pool, then you should also make a cleaning schedule for it. It is important because a dirty pool will surely not acceptable after making such hard efforts and investing good amount of money.