Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17

Thread: In-Ground pool

  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 203,918, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    13,377
    Points
    203,918
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 219
    Given: 322

    In-Ground pool

    Anyone have an idea what an average sized in ground pool costs? I know the amount you spend depends on a lot of things but what does a basic pool cost?



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 108,811, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    ruxCYtable's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    3,987
    Points
    108,811
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 190
    Given: 200

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    Anyone have an idea what an average sized in ground pool costs? I know the amount you spend depends on a lot of things but what does a basic pool cost?
    My friend spent about $70k on his, but that included the cement deck around it and some landscaping.



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 203,918, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    13,377
    Points
    203,918
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 219
    Given: 322

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    My friend spent about $70k on his, but that included the cement deck around it and some landscaping.
    Yowsa.



  4. #4

  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 394,233, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 89.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    57,777
    Points
    394,233
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 405
    Given: 294

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Mine 4 years ago cost $30k: 18 by 38 with 8 ft deep half.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 108,811, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    ruxCYtable's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    3,987
    Points
    108,811
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 190
    Given: 200

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    Yowsa.
    Before you have a heart attack, he had a lot of concrete done and I checked with him the the landscaping they had to do to level the foundation was expensive so I'd say the person who responded $30k is more in the ballpark.



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 71,687, Level: 83
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,463
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyfan964's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    4 blocks from the Jack
    Posts
    4,523
    Points
    71,687
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 46
    Given: 107

    Re: In-Ground pool

    I work for a landscaping company and am a landscape designer. Depending on what you want to pay for a coping you can expect anywhere from 25k-90k. It really can vary. I've run a couple pool projects from start to finish. PM if you want any more info.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 66,077, Level: 79
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,173
    Points
    66,077
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 44

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Just had a couple friends put them in and both were in the 6 figures. Both have sweet setups, so I awsome you can do for cheaper.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 394,233, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 89.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    57,777
    Points
    394,233
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 405
    Given: 294

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Avoiding concreting your backyard does save money. Fiberglas pools cost more and may ship from texas.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 71,687, Level: 83
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,463
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyfan964's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    4 blocks from the Jack
    Posts
    4,523
    Points
    71,687
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 46
    Given: 107

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    Just had a couple friends put them in and both were in the 6 figures. Both have sweet setups, so I awsome you can do for cheaper.
    This is the best spelling of assume I have ever seen.



  11. #11
    Rookie
    Points: 19,243, Level: 42
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 607
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cyfan4good's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    592
    Points
    19,243
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 5

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Sounds like this year's Christmas bonus will cover it Clark.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 66,077, Level: 79
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,173
    Points
    66,077
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 44

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    This is the best spelling of assume I have ever seen.
    Damn iPhone auto spell



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 120,803, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ianoconnor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    7,199
    Points
    120,803
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 309
    Given: 618

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    Damn iPhone auto spell
    So iPhone auto spell makes up words now?




  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 858,279, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 89.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    55,328
    Points
    858,279
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,454
    Given: 1,245

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    So iPhone auto spell makes up words now?
    The "autocreate" box is checked as a default.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 66,077, Level: 79
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,173
    Points
    66,077
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 156
    Given: 44

    Re: In-Ground pool

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    So iPhone auto spell makes up words now?

    Yep, that's what I tried to write.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM