Need info on building a retaining wall for above ground pool. Thread starter amyk0202; Start date Jun 3, 2008; ... I want to do it myself & I know that I am going to need a retaining wall on the low end of the yard. I really only need a wall about 12" high to level the pool. ... For compacting ground I ran soaker hoses around the pool before ...
You want to do this only after the pool is full of water so you do not cave in the sides. If you have reasons for not wanting the dirt next to the pool a retaining wall is fine. For instance if you are told your ground is too high in acid content and should not be against the wall, or you are worried about the wall warranty, are a couple of ...
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I’ve been asked to design a masonry retaining wall that will be used to partially enclose an above ground residential swimming pool. The retaining wall will range from approximately 6 to 9 feet in height. The pool contractor would like to use the back of the retaining wall as his shotcrete form.
We just recently had an above ground pool installed here in Southeast Pennsylvania. ... or have the slope taken out more so it is not so steep?..or do we need a retaining wall of some sort? I will upload a few pics shortly that we have taken,, and you can hopefully see the slope, and the dirt that has already washed down so far. ...
- The space is tight, so the retaining wall would be snug to the pool, 14-15' square*, which I am told is risky, force-wise. Ideally the retaining wall is supposed to be out from the pool by 2-3 times the wall height, i.e. 2-3 feet. - I'm told perhaps deadmen are required, regardless of whether wood or masonry is used.
If it’s a new pool, consider building a retaining wall or digging into a slope Finding or creating level ground for your new above ground pool isn’t just a chore – it’s also an opportunity. Many of the most attractive above ground pool areas feature a retaining wall or a partially buried pool.
4. If it’s a new pool, consider building a retaining wall or digging into a slope. Finding or creating level ground for your new above ground pool isn’t just a chore – it’s also an opportunity. Many of the most attractive above ground pool areas feature a retaining wall or a partially buried pool. 5. Look around for photos that inspire you
RETAINING WALLS FOR INGROUND POOLS. Retaining walls are usually used for sloping backyards. Sometimes a retaining wall is used to add more room for the pool by cutting into a small hillside, or to allow for perimeter space all the way around the pool.
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Hi, Sorry for the long post... I've just had a 15x24 ft above ground pool installed. There is a slope of about a foot, so at one end the pool is ground level, and a foot in-ground at the other. The guys working for the pool installer say they're finished the job, but they've left a 1 foot wide and one foot deep trench around the pool and the end that sits a foot in the ground.
Landscaping around an above ground pool that has a retaining wall presents particular challenges. Fortunately, they are simple to overcome. Planning.
Retaining wall for above ground pool. by Melanie (Mississippi) My 24' round Muskin pool wall rusted out after 15 years of being partially buried into a hill. ... I will then expand the surrounding deck inward to accommodate the smaller diameter of the new pool. The retaining wall will be hidden under the deck and practically invisible.
Retaining wall for above ground pool area. We picked up the kids a 16' daimeter by 4' depth above ground pool. This is the kind with metal frame, and liner is supported by the top rail and legs. Needless to say, yard is sloped maybe 15:1. The low side had to come up, not a ton, but it had to come up.