Tag Archives: pool construction

Pool Fence Regulations – What You Need To Know

General Pool Fence Regulations As I always say and practice, check with the municipal building office for exact pool fence regulations.  There can be aspects of the code that are tweaked or interpreted a certain way and you need to know that.  I find it helpful to bring in a sketch (pictures too) and explain […]

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Plaster Is To New Pool As Sod Is To New Landscape – RB Project #6.19

I haven’t posted recently on Project #6.  The work there is done…well, for this year anyway, and I’d like to show you one of the last steps to completing this project. Plastering The Pool This was a special day – certainly for the homeowner, but for all of us involved with the project.  No matter […]

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Waterslide Installation – RB Project #7.6

Appearance vs. Specifications This is not to say that one should win out over the other, but rather both should be considered for the end result. And yet it often comes down to a competing situation in a way. In all construction and home improvement projects, you should have the concern that what you’re doing […]

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Building The Waterfall Feature – RB Project #7.5

Each Boulder Has Its Place The other day the homeowner of this project said to me, “I had no idea what goes into building a pool and waterfall like this”.  Of course you may hike in the wilderness and see beautiful waterfalls, rushing streams and serene pools, and think “how did they come to be?”  […]

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