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Construction for Landscape Architecture by Jamie Liversedge, Robert Holden

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STEP BY STEP BUILDING A RIGID POOL

The channel in the background of this sequence of images is built on site of concrete blockwork with granite coping and a butyl liner, but the contractor suggested an alternative method of construction for the circular infinity pool that sits at the head of the channel. Rather than being built on site, the steel pool was factory built and brought to site as one unit, and therefore only needed levelling to ensure a horizontal, even edge. With this type of pool the edge must be horizontal to achieve the infinity effect.

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Construction of a rigid pool of galvanized mild steel in a private garden.

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The steel is ...

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