Above-ground pools are great options for family time during the summer. The installation of an above-ground pool isn’t too complicated, but there are some things that you should do to get ready for one. Let’s take a look at how you should prepare for an above-ground pool.
The first thing that you will need to do is dig out an area where the pool will go. You want to dig a couple of inches into the ground. While you are doing this you will need to remove any large rocks or other debris. The area needs to be completely flat before you can move on in the process. If the land is not flat, the pool will not have the stability that it needs.
After the area is flat you will need to lay some gravel or a similar material down over the dirt. Gravel is good for giving the pool a solid base. Whatever material you use, needs to be able to maintain the weight of the pool. On top of the gravel, you will place a tarp to prevent flooding.
Overall, these were some of the steps that you will need to take if you are installing an above-ground pool.