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6 Steps to the Perfect Inground Pool

From Popular Mechanics

There's nothing like installing a concrete swimming pool to one-up your neighbor's aboveground version. But planning your dream pool can be harder than it first seems. Consider your options and obligations before breaking ground, and inground pool construction will proceed swimmingly.

So, you've decided to take the pluge, (pun intended), and finally put an inground swimming pool in your backyard.  You can envision years of splashing, barbeques, parties, and family memories being made already.  What you haven't spent alot of time thinking about is how to get started and where to turn for the next step.  Fear not, as this post from Popular Mechanics presents a step-by-step guide to planning the perfect swimming pool environment for your backyard.

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Pool Design Ideas Pictures

From Pool Design Ideas

Looking at completed swimming pool projects is the best way to start the design process.  Ideas for shapes, sizes, features and materials can all be incorporated for the individual project depending on site specific parameters.  This post from Pool Design Ideas presents a gallery of finished products, as wella as some examples of computer aided design and renderings.

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Swimming Pools

From HGTV

Relax with these refreshing swimming pool design ideas & pictures.

Nothing gets the design juices flowing like pictures of finished projects.  This gallery from HGTV is a great way to start the process.  20 pictures of finished swimming pool and outdoor living projects are showcased and features like Chaise loungers, Grill Stations, and Outdoor Furniture are incorporated into some amazing vistas.

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Swimming Pool Design Plans Ideas Photo Gallery

From LouisFeedsDC

Sir Isaac Newton was known to have said, "If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants."  Referring to his ability to use prior knowledge and discover to further scientific thought, Newton realized that one person cannot make significant changes without gathering and utilizing what has come before.  This principle can also apply when planning a design, as taking prior innovations and techniques, as well as utilizing professional designs that have worked sublimely in other sites can be adapted to work in other individual locations.  It is in that spirit that we present this post from LouisFeedsDC showcasing swimming pool designs, as well as professional swimming pool design plans to inspire the next great swimming pool design.

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SWIMMING POOL DESIGN

From Landscaping Network

Tips and design ideas for installing an inground swimming pool

Where does one start the process of desiging and installing an inground swimming pool?  The decision to transform one's backyard into the ultimate recreation space is usually the easiest part of the process.  Actually moving forward on a backyard project can be overwhelming for most prospective swimming pool owners.  This post from Landscaping Network gives a very pratical, common-sense guide to overcoming pool building anxiety and actually helps move the process forward efficiently.  

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Backyard Swimming Pool Designs (Planning Guide)

From Love Home Designs

Choosing to build an inground swimming pool in one's backyard is usually one of the most expensive financial transacations that one will undertake in a lifetime.  Getting started is always the hardest part, once the decision to build one has been made.  This guide from Love Home Designs not only presents some great design ideas and pictures, but serves as a guide through the process.  The post talks about the different types of construction, the costs, and other available amenities.

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