5 terraced diy pallet deck built for less than $300 6 build fun pontoon raft with old pallets and gallon plastic drums 7 checkered floating deck of great beauty 8 build a deck around your above-ground swimming pool 9 wooden pallets-only floating decks can be stunning 10 build a small sanctuary under a legendary tree
above ground pool deck ideas; it is very important to build an above ground pool first and then build a deck last. with curves, angles and varying pool top heights it is best to build a deck after the pool is installed. try creating a cement patio around parts of the pool. be sure to create the proper retaining walls so the pool doesn
a while back we published an article all about above ground pools and after that we received numerous requests to make an article on how to make a diy pool deck around above ground pool and finally, here it is. above ground pools are great and cheap but if you want to take pool experience to the next level you need a place for sunbathing and relaxation next to the pool.
decide on shape, materials and size. your deck should be at least 3.5 feet wide around the above ground pool ref. 1, section 2, para 1 , but you may want a wider area to act as a sun deck on one side. place your access stairs, add a railing and include a self-locking gate for safety.
above ground pool deck types. the three main types of above ground pool decks feature an all around deck, one side decks or entry platforms. an entry platform is a small deck which provides the access to the pool. it can be used on flat or sloping plots and for any pool shape. the decks designed on one side of the pool provide space for sunbeds
tips: adding a deck for above ground pool. right after owning an above ground pool on your home, you will probably start to think to build a deck around it. because it is fun building an above ground pool with deck is not easy, but not as hard as building a concrete in ground pool. its all depend on the size and the shape of the deck that
having an above ground pool may not seem as luxurious as having an inground pool, but if you have seen any deck designs of above ground pools you will see that you can have a deck built to the top of your pool and with many different customizations they can be just as elegant as an inground pool.
after you have decided on the design and location of your above ground pool deck, the next step is to actually start building your above ground pool deck. it is always better to get the help of professional pool deck builders as they have the experience and tools to build the right above ground pool deck.