What Type of Concrete is Used in a Swimming Pool?

Answer Gunite concrete is a dry gunned concrete used in swimming pools. It is sprayed in place by using air pressure. The cement and sand are dry when the air stream pushes them to the nozzle of the gun. ... Read More »

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What is the best product to paint an outdoor concrete swimming pool in Ontario?

Suggest a darker color, which will help the pool keep a warmer temperature.

Can I Put an Above Ground Swimming Pool on a Concrete Slab?

Above ground swimming pools let folks obtain the fun of a pool without spending large amounts of cash. Another attractive feature is that above ground pools can be installed on most solid, level su... Read More »

What type of swimming pool is best in a cold weather climate?

"Best" in cold weather climates would probably be an indoor pool.Most outdoor (either above-ground or in-ground) pools need to be completely drained (or always heated) during the Winter in cold wea... Read More »

Can the depth of the deep end of a concrete swimming pool be changed from 8' to 5'?

Answer Yes. The pool's depth can be changed. Seek assistance from an aquatic architect/engineer or other engineer with the expertise to advice of rebar & cement.