I would backfill the dirt around the pool where it has been dug outYou want to do this only after the pool is full of water so you do not cave in the sidesIf you have reasons for not wanting the dirt next to the pool a retaining wall is fine.
JunAbout backfilling around above ground pool by Luiza Hello! We just got our x above ground pool installed and we are too having trouble deciding what to do with the hole around the back end and right side of the pool.
I just had a above ground pool installedBut they do not backfill or landscapeThey told me to put plastic down when backfilling to keep water off of the pool.
I have a inch above ground pool that had to be dug inches on one side to level the floor of the poolI am very ignorant of what to do with the almost two foot abyss that I have next to the pool.
The Purpose of BackfillBecause they areby definition above the ground many homeowners do not think about the need to backfill around above ground pools.
Backfilling around an above ground swimming pool is an important step during the installation process and provides A natural barrier against moisture such as dewrain and snow from getting underneath the pool and washing away parts of the sand bed
Re backfill around pool My installer suggested I backfill to a level of above the bottom track with dirt sloping away from the poolI am then putting landscape fabric down and stone on top of that.
I m not sure of the distinction between putting an above ground pool partially or completely in the ground and backfilling but our experience is that vinyl clad steel above ground pool walls that are under surface of the ground will rust.
Pool Slides Diving Boards Above Ground Pool Youre building your own inground swimming pool and now its time to start backfilling around the walls and braces
If you must place an above ground pool halfway in groundI would not recommend backfilling anythingI would cut the hole the right size in the first place and leave it at thatBuild a little deck around it to hide the big gap all around it.
Above ground pools installed in a space cut out of a slope can have a small amount of backfill around themhowever to prevent soil erosioncredit Pixland Pixland Getty Images Careful backfilling will not damage your pool.
re above ground pool backfill As Tim mentioned in his postas far as doing the poly around the perimeter (under the sand and rails)Does the sand tamp down on the poly firm enough.
Dirt Or Rock For Above Ground Pool Backfillby Valari (CanfieldOH) We are installing a semi in ground Oasis pool by Sharkline.
How to backfill a pool Updated on MayIf it s an above ground I would think that would e fineUnless you are putting a walk way around it then yes use
Few reasons why gravel is best to set and backfill a pool withwe prefer gravel above all otherswhen it is dropped into the overdig area around the pool.
Shown above is a freeform pool that has the wire mesh grid laid out around the swimming poolYou can also see the copper ground wire that grounds all the elements together and runs back to the pump pad.
If the pool is partially or fully in the ground make a sand cement mix of to and back fill with it leaving a couple of inches for soil to grow grass on.
Re Backfilling an Above Ground Pool we used to have an AG buried half way in the groundI used a drainage pipe around the bottom edge to eliminate excess water from collecting around the bottom of pool when it was backfilled.
Above Ground Pool and Backfill Deck Questions We just put in an AG Pool Round and we dug back into the groundWe now have a two foot trench around the pool on the back side and three foot of dirt wall behind it.