Your best guarantees of solid construction are thorough, careful planning and choosing a contractor who will do everything possible to ensure your pool is a structural success. If you have planned well and discussed the construction process thoroughly with your contractor, there should be few surprises. One other way to ensure proper construction is to learn the essential steps in the construction of the pool and monitor the building process as much as possible to make certain they are performed correctly.
The information presented here will not make you an expert in the construction process, but it will allow you to pick up on serious potential problems before they occur. It will also give you intimate knowledge of the design and structure of your pool, and will prove beneficial when you tackle the maintenance chores involved in owning it.