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Building a Pool

Before you dive in, read these tips on putting in a pool

By Michele Chan Santos Special to Statesman Solutions The sparkling centerpiece of Catherine and Sterling Howry’s backyard in West Austin is a lovely 6-foot-deep, negative-edge swimming pool. A swim-up bar, shallow child play area and spa complete their backyard retreat. Cody Pools designed and built the Howrys’ pool. Sterling Howry, who works in the commercial construction business, wanted...

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How Much Does a Pool Cost? Well… That Depends

How Much Does a Pool Cost? Well… That Depends

The cost of a pool is determined by a number of factors. Inground concrete pools will cost more than fiberglass, vinyl and above ground ones. We build in-ground concrete pools because these have proven to be more durable and allow for a variety of designs and features. The size of the pool, the amount of perimeter decking, slope of your lot (which can require more excavation and foundation...

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