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Information on above ground and inground swimming pool design. Thinking about building a swimming pool? Some of these links may help you make decisions about the process. Have something to add? Send it to me, the About.com Swimming Guide at swimming.guide@about.com.

Aquatic Equipment and Systems Selection Guide
Recreonics' Selection Guide is designed to assist architectural and engineering firms address aquatic design concerns and provide information needed to select aquatic equipment and pool components.

Before You Dive Into Swimming Pool Construction... Best of the Net
You’re ready to take the plunge and install a backyard swimming pool, but your excitement may be tempered with misgivings about dealing with contractors and the construction process. Hiring a contractor to build your pool is not something you do every day.

Choosing the Right Swimming Pool Design
Take your time when considering your pool design. Given thoughtful consideration your swimming pool can become your home's attractive focal point.

Consider These Before You Decide on a Pool Builder
A list of things to review before you sign a contract with the company that will be building your swimming pool.

Find a Swimming Pool Pro
A search tool to help you find professional help with your swimming pool.

How to Select a Pool
Your very own backyard oasis. Fun in the sun with your family and friends. Sounds great, doesn't it? You bet it does. But there are so many great choices out there. Above-ground. Inground. Aluminum. Steel. Fiber-glass. Concrete. What's a poor pool buyer to do?

Photo Gallery of Swimming Pools
A variety of photographs of inground pools.

Pool Designs
Award winning swimming pool designers will design your pool. 30 years of experience in swimming pool design and construction.

Pool Draw Software
Since 1993, CSS has provided technology products to the Pool & Spa/Hot Tub Industries. Our software products have been the standard for swimming pool design & construction.

Pool Plans
Whether you want to learn about pools before hiring a builder, save thousands building your own pool, or make thousands building pools for others, PoolPlans has information that can help you.

Swimming Pool Construction Made Understandable
Pool construction sequences explained step by step: Preliminaries, Design, Pipework, Hydraulics, Accessories, Cleaning the Area, Construction, Subcontracting, and Surrounds.

Swimming Pool Planning & Construction
Building your own swimming pool is a task which is manageable for most people who will only take the time necessary to familiarize themselves with the basic information. It is the intention of this manual to teach you what you need to know in order to be successful in this endeavor.

Types of Interior Swimming Pool Finishes
What coating will be used to finish the inside of your swimming pool?

What to Expect During the Construction of Your Swimming Pool
A review of the steps that will occur during the swimming pool building or construction process.

World Pools
Pictures of swimming pools built by pros across the country

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