You can rest easy knowing that your pool is in good hands. We know the construction process can seem daunting, so we work with you every step of the way to make sure the process goes smoothly. Once you choose the pool design that is right for you, we will meet with you to finalize all of the details, explain the construction process, and answer any questions you have before we break ground.

Please take a look at our pool construction process below to see the pool building process, step by step.

Start: Design

We want you to love your pool and have fun enjoying it for years to come.

Step 1: Stake

Once you have approved your pool plan, Hamlin Pools will stake out the

Step 2: Pre-Construction

Before we begin construction, your designer and superintendent will meet

Step 3: Dig

After the pool has been staked and has your approval, Hamlin Pools begins the

Step 4: Form

The forming process takes place a few times during construction, depending

Step 5: Plumb

The pool is piped with scheduled 40 PVC pipes and each individual line is air

Step 6: Steel

After the pool has been dug and the inside plumbing has been completed, a

Step 7: Gunite

Once the plumbing and steel inspections are made, Hamlin Pools’

Step 8: Cleanup

Remove dirt and trash, in and around the pool, level dirt around the pool and

Step 9: 3-Day Cure

Curing is required for your concrete shell to set properly and provide you

Step 10: Tile

When your selection of a frost-proof ceramic tile has been made, it is then

Step 11: Deck

During this phase, your deck is prepared with a compactor and the

Step 12: Equipment

Your pump, filter, chlorinator, and heater (if required) are installed on an

Step 14: Plaster

During this stage, the finish of your choice is hand-troweled onto

Step 15: Startup

At this phase of construction, your technician will start all equipment and

Step 16: City Inspection

Throughout construction, detailed inspections are performed by your

Step 17: Final Inspection

The final inspection is a complete review of every aspect of your new

Step 18: Pool School

Once your pool is complete, we will teach you the ins and outs of your

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