Swimming pool is a complicated idea. It is always costly even if you want to try a DIY project of this kind. The construction plan, tools and space can be expensive. Besides, not in every country it is allowed to construct a swimming pool yourself, there are places you need a license to begin such a project. Keeping in mind all these things, if you still have your mind up, below is given a step by step formula to complete your plan:
First of all, you need to get license to build a DIY swimming pool to avoid penalty. If you country does not have this rule, you can skip this step.
Secondly, make your mind and plan the design of your swimming pool; in order words the length, width, shape, depth and style. Bear in mind that the complication of design is directly dependant on your budget!
Get the essential tools and equipment on rent. (Note: use the equipment only if you know how to use it)
Make the bottom of your DIY swimming pool by grading the ground. It must result in smooth, even surface.
Make a wood bar and metal rebar to make the frame of the walls. Make sure that walls are not uneven.
Hire a plumber for the essential plumbing task in your DIY swimming pool.
If filtration or lighting or both are a part of your project, JUST RELY ON PROFESSIONALS. Wires are not toys, DON’T DO YOURSELF!
Lay down cement floor as the next step. Be attentive toward grading and smoothing the floor.
Construct pool walls, you can pick up from concrete or cinder blocks, whatever you prefer.
Arrange moister barrier for your pool.
After that, you need to fill the parts behind the pool walls. Get professional advice about the suitable material.
Arrange water supply system for the pool which depends upon the kind of plumbing system installed by you, and you are done!