New Gunite Pools
Building your backdoor Oasis
The Pool Building Process
The construction of gunite swimming pools often refers to the pneumatical application of a “concrete mixture” that forms a thick, durable pool shell that will last for years to come.
Concrete is a versatile material preferred by pool owners all over America for decades. Its porous qualities, design options, and overall configuration give gunite swimming pools a range of structural strength that raises it above the pack – as compared to vinyl pools. With a gunite pool, your private aquatic resort can take on virtually any size, shape, depth, or configuration, providing the ultimate versatility for pool design.
The Gunite pool building process
Step1: Pool Layout. We discuss the pool installtion with the homeowner and finalize the pool layout.
Step 2: Dig. We dig the site and fit a stone bed to add strength and support to the gunite swimming pool. Then, we set up a wooden rebar framework as per the pool design.
Step 3: Steel Installation. The structural steel reinforcement placed over bricks in the entire dup-up site acts as a skeleton to the pool.
Step 4: Plumbing. For a more energy-efficient pool, we use plumbing lines that are larger than average. Then, we add electrical wiring.
Step 5: Gunite Shell. The gunite pool shell is sprayed onto the steel reinforcement.
Step 6: Tile and Coping. We add the perimeter tile, coping over the gunite bond beam, and decking around the pool.
Step 7: Concrete Patio. Pool circulation, heating, and filtration equipment is added.
Step 8: Plaster. The last step is to apply a waterproof pool interior finish. We also ensure that the surroundings are correct by working closely with you on the landscape design.
The Finished Product
High Level of Customization
Gunite swimming pools can accommodate any custom feature, such as:
Firepit or fire bowl
Floating lamps, LED, in-pool lights
Spillover, integrated, raised spa additions
Waterfall, deck jets, spouts
Tanning ledge, beach entry, shallow pool
Slide or diving board, and many more