Hola! Similar to many, we have been reading all of the posts on this site for a few months now, trying to learn everything we can about designing our new pool. Many thanks to all of the contributors for creating such a wonderful forum to exchange information on building new pools and how to take care of them once they are built. Here is our build, we are only a week into construction.
Time: 8 to 12 weeks from breaking ground
Pool Size: 14 x 30
Pool SqFt: 420 Sqft
Depth: 3 to 6
Spa: 12" raised 36 sqft with 24 spillover, (5) jets
Pool Tile: 6x 6 Venato Treviso waterline tile.
Spa, Spa Beam, Spillover and steps/benches tile: 2 x 2 Lighstream Blue Steel glass w/ mist grout
Interior: Premix Marbletite Freestone Antigua Finish
Pool Light: (2) GloBrite 5g LED in pool, (1) in Spa
Pump: Pentair IntelliFlo Variable Speed (Energy Efficient)
Salt System: Pentair IC-40
Controller: Pentair Easy Touch 8 wireless remote controller with Screen Logic
Returns: Four (4)
Filter System: Pentair cartridge filter
Cleaner: Plumbed for Vac Line
Heater: 250,000 BTU gas heater & 6 Panel Solar System
Features: (2) Pentair DeckJets with actuators
Coping: Concrete Cantilever Edge with gray strip
Decking: 600 sqft Acrylic Color: Cabo Beach / Remove, sandblast and resurface 320sqft existing carpet flooring and demo screened lanai
Footer: 18 Turned Down Footer w/ stucco
Screen Encl.: Bronze 52 long w/ 10 vertical walls, gutters, down spouts, 2 doors
Here is a picture of the pool design:
The tiles, concrete, and pool finish colors:
A picture of the yard where the pool and screen enclosure will be placed:
Good bye grass
We have a hole!
Forms going up:
Rain moved in so that is all for today.