How much does it cost to build a deck around an above ground pool?
The cost to build a deck around an above-ground pool is $15 to $30 per square foot depending upon the design and materials used. The deck alone can range from $2,800 to more than $10,000 installed, or buy a small deck system/kit that’s easy to put up as a DIY project for $800 to $3,000.
What do you put under an above ground pool deck?
What to Put Under Above Ground Pools?
- Interlocking Foam Tiles.
- Intex Ground Cloth.
- Flooring underlayment.
- Carpet padding.
How do you make an above ground pool look modern?
In this article, we’ll take a look at 8 things you can do to make an above ground swimming pool look nice.
- Surround it with a deck.
- Take things to the next level(s).
- Add a retaining wall.
- Throw shade.
- Design a lounge space.
- Liven things up with landscaping.
- Set the mood with lighting.
- Make your pool the star attraction.
What do you put around the outside of an above ground pool?
Using gravel or rock is one of the most popular ways when landscaping around your above ground pool. These rocks are readily available and suitable for all climates. They range in sizes, shapes and colors so you can always find the style you need to compliment the rest of your yard.
What is the cheapest pool deck?
Pool Deck Pavers
- Concrete paving stones are the cheapest at about $5 to $10 per square foot.
- Stone pavers are the most expensive option but offer the most versatility in color, texture and design.
- Brick pavers can create a beautiful look, and they’re easy to replace if one or more of them crack.
How close should a deck be to an above ground pool?
The maximum gap between the decking and the pool coping is generally 3/4 inch. Slip resistance, gaps between boards and slope of the deck may also be regulated depending on the local codes.
Can you make an above ground pool look like an inground pool?
While above ground pools can look tacky without the proper deck, they can look just as nice as an inground pool when attention to certain details are applied.
How long will an above ground pool last?
2018. A high-quality above ground pool from Valley Pool & Spa should last between 10 and 20 years depending on how well you care for it. However, your pool liner will not last as long as your pool.
What do you put around the perimeter of an above-ground pool?
Apply landscaping fabric around the perimeter. Install a border or edging against the pool wall to keep rocks, mulch, or debris from reaching underneath the pool wall. Place mulch or rocks on top of the landscape fabric. Add a border or edging on the outside edge (boulders, rubber edging, steel, wood, bricks, etc.)
How do you put a border around an above-ground pool?
Add a border of wood, brick, rocks, or pavers around your pool at least a foot away from the bottom of the pool. Fill the area between the pool and its new border with decorative rocks, gravel or mulch. It creates an attractive visual transition between your pool and the rest of the yard.