Inground Pool Steel Wall Dig Book

Scroll below to find dig patterns and diagrams for the following steel walled inground pools:

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Installation Instructions for Steel Wall Inground Pools

Inground Pool Installation Instructions for Steel Wall Pools

This 47 page instructional manual for steel walled pools contains:

  • tools required
  • list of materials required
  • parts identification
  • pool layout
  • excavation
  • pool wall erection
  • in-wall step installation
  • skimmer installation
  • return fitting installation
  • main drain installation
  • cementing the walls
  • grounding
  • pipe & fittings installation
  • backfilling the pool
  • pool bottom preparation
  • coping installation
  • liner installation
  • completing the job
  • warranty
  • winterizing
  • safety standards
  • excavation drawings
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Steel Wall Inground Pool Warranty

Warranty for Steel Wall Pools

This is the warranty for your Steel Wall Inground Pool and includes:

  • Lifetime Non-Transferrable Waranty
  • Warranty Registration Form
  • Instructions on how to file a claim
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Inground Pool Polymer Wall Dig Book

Scroll below to find dig patterns and diagrams for the following polymer inground pool shapes:

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Not Sure What Kind of Inground Pool to Build?

We compare the two styles of pool walls below. So compare and contrast to find the material that is perfect for your backyard project.

Steel Wall Pools Available in:

  • Full-L
  • Grecian
  • Grecian Lazy L
  • Humpback Kidney
  • Kidney
  • Lagoon
  • Lap Pool
  • Lazy L
  • Mountain Oasis
  • Oval
  • Rectangle I
  • Rectangle II
  • Rectangle III
  • Roman
  • Venetian

Steel Wall Features:

  • Top quality zinc-coated 14 gauge galvanized steel walls with "Z" rib internal supports for optimum strength
  • Stake-Lok panel construction for strength, stability and ease of installation
  • Wide top and bottom panel flanges for additional support with standard panel height of 42"
  • Sturdy, heavy gauge galvanized steel brace with drive stake assembly.
  • 50 year limited warranty for original owner
  • Unparalleled strength and durability

Polymer Pools Available in:

  • Crescent
  • Gemini
  • Lagoon
  • Lazy L
  • Mountain Lake
  • Oval
  • Patrician
  • Rectangle I
  • Rectangle II
  • Rectangle III
  • Roman I
  • Roman II
  • Seville
  • Square L
  • Summerville
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Polymer Wall Features:

  • Non biodegradable polymer walls are virtually as strong as steel and increase the longevity of the pool
  • Walls that will not rust, rot, dent, or corrode
  • Non-corrosive, sturdy bracing system with easy-to-use drive stake assembly
  • Industry standard panel heights of 42"
  • 50 year limited warranty for the original owner
  • Engineering for superior strength and endurance

Sand & Cement Amounts for Your Inground Pool by Shape

Pool Size Sand (Tons) /
Portland*
Portland* /
Vermiculite
Pre-Mix Bags
12 x 24 3 / 7 6 / 13 26
14 x 28 4 / 10 8 / 16 32
16 x 32 6 / 13 13 / 25 50
16 x 36 7 / 16 16 / 30 60
18 x 36 8 / 17 17 / 34 65
20 x 40 9 / 20 19 / 38 75
24 x 44 10 / 25 20 / 40 80
16 x 41 x 26 9 / 20 19 / 38 75
20 x 45 x 30 12 / 26 25 / 50 100

The actual amount of material needed will vary depending on the dig and thickness of the swimming pool base used. This table can be used as a guide. It is based on a 2" thick swimming pool base. The sand/portland mix is generally the best choice for most homeowners. The Portland/vermiculite or Pre-mix should be used for high water table areas and hard freeze areas.