How to Bury an Intex Above Ground Pool

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Like you, I was curious 5 years ago and wanted to know if I could bury an INTEX Frame AG pool. So, after some searching on the internet and trying out various methods. I finally found a way that works.

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How to Bury an Intex Above Ground Pool

I can assure you that it works out great if you follow a few good rules – Avoid SHARP objects or rocks in dirt on back fill or bottom.

Like you, I was curious 5 years ago and wanted to know if I could bury an INTEX Frame AG pool. So, after some searching on the internet and trying out various methods. I finally found a way that works. How to Bury an Intex Above Ground Pool I can assure you that it works out great if you follow a few good rules – Avoid SHARP objects or rocks in dirt on back fill or bottom. Also, don’t backfill against the liner and you should be fine. Mine is a slope, so I had to dig down about 20” at the high end and so far, I have no issues whatsoever. Some people prefer burying their pool 30” in the ground with a cone slop to the middle. Then, fill it but not to the wall. Only backfill with clean earth. The whole process from start to finish wouldn’t last more than 10 days. I have added some pictures that explains how we did ours.

Also, don’t backfill against the liner and you should be fine. Mine is a slope, so I had to dig down about 20” at the high end and so far, I have no issues whatsoever.

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Some people prefer burying their pool 30” in the ground with a cone slop to the middle. Then, fill it but not to the wall. Only backfill with clean earth. The whole process from start to finish wouldn’t last more than 10 days.

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I have added some pictures that explains how we did ours.

Author: Howard S. Baldwin

My name is Howard S. Baldwin. I am a work-at-home dad to three lovely girls, Jane + Hannah + Beauty. I have been blogging for the last 3 years. I worked for other Home and Lifetsyle blogs, did hundreds of product reviews and buyers’ guides. Prior to that, I was a staff accountant at a big accounting firm. Needless to say, researching and numbers are my passion. My goal is to be an informative source for any topic that relates to DIY life and homemaking.

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